Work For Us
Outpost Natural Foods offers a fun, supportive workplace with the opportunity to enjoy the rewards of providing truly exceptional service to our owners and shoppers. With a variety of departments and responsibilities, there's something for everyone.
An Amazing Place to Work
Our goal is to be recognized as one of the area’s top employers – based on our breadth of job opportunities, our living wage model, our interest-based values with union and at-will employees, our vibrant wellness program and green initiatives, and our culture of trust and transparency. In coming years, we intend to fill more than 60 percent of our promotional opportunities with a diversity of internal applicants who have been well-prepared through on-the-job training and mentoring.
With four stores, two market cafés and a bustling central kitchen facility, we are often on the lookout for bright, cheery and energetic people who would love to be a part of our coop. If you’d like to join us on our mission of bringing healthy, natural food to our community, please check our available job listings here or read on for the answers to the most commonly asked questions.
Questions. You have questions.
What are the current job openings available at Outpost?
You can find them listed here.
Awesome, where do I go to apply? Can I apply online?
What happens once I submit an application?
Your application will be reviewed by staff in the human relations department. If you are among the most qualified for the position, you will be contacted for an interview.
Do you keep my application, or do I need to apply anew for each job opening?
All electronic applications are maintained on our vendor website. If you are not contacted within 60 days, feel free to re-apply for any posted position.
How can I find out if I am being considered for a position?
We review all applications, if you are among the most qualified, you will be contacted for an interview. If you are not contacted, feel free to re-apply for any posted position.
Is there someone I can contact if I have other questions?
Feel free to utilize the “Live Chat” feature on the application page.
Can you fill me in a little about the awesome benefits Outpost offers employees?
You bet, Outpost offers health, dental and vision insurance, a 401(k) plan for non-union employees and a union pension fund for full-time union members, generous vacation time, in-store discounts, a wellness program and much more, You can read more here.
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of Outpost Natural Foods Cooperative to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disabilities, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, arrest record, conviction record, use or nonuse of lawful products or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
The Wellness Councils of America (WELCOA) awarded Outpost with a Well Workplace Gold Award. This award recognizes an organization for its commitment to the health and well being of its employees.
Other Wisconsin Gold Well Workplace 2009 award winners included Goodwill Industries of Southeastern WI, Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company, Medical College of Wisconsin and Milwaukee Public Schools.