Open Positions


Fresh Path Cooperators

Do you have the desire and know-how to build a rewarding food service-based career in a grocery setting? The Merc Co+op is looking for committed, responsible individuals with fundamental food preparation skills to work in our high quality, fast-paced Fresh Department. This department encompasses deli and kitchen, coffee and juice bar, bakery, produce, and meat & seafood. Employees within the Fresh Department learn skills within a variety of those areas. Desired applicants would possess experience with: knife skills, recipe execution, food safety, production work, and customer service.

The Merc Co+op, Lawrence's only community-owned grocery store, is a livable wage and Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a competitive benefits package to all of our employees, including: a generous store discount, access to medical, dental, vision and life insurance (30+ hrs/wk) plus a matching 401(k) plan, free community classes, and so much more! Candidate packets should include The Merc Co+op employment application, a cover letter and resume.