Our staff is an integral part of the way we do business here at the Co-op.

A career at Ukiah Natural Foods proves to be a fun experience in a great learning environment.

Benefits of a Co-op Career

Starting wage of $12.00 per hour

Generous staff discounts

Paid Vacation, Sick Leave, and Holidays*

401(k) program after one year of employment and age 21

Health insurance plan for qualified employees

Employee referral bonus program

* After successfully completing the introductory period

A Quality Workplace

From staff, to owners, to shoppers – you’ll share your day with a community of wonderful people.

A fast-paced, energetic environment.

Fun training programs, on paid time, that help develop new skills and awareness

Room for individuality, camaraderie and cooperation.

Opportunities to learn more about natural foods and healthy living.

Ukiah Natural Foods is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, religion, ancestry, disability, age, sexual orientation or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.

Current Openings

We do not have any full-time openings at this time.

Grocery Clerk Daily duties include providing excellent customer service, stocking product, and facing merchandise. Knowledge of and passion for food preferred. This is a part-time position, approximately 20-28 hours/week, with some flexibility with scheduling. Click here for the full job description.

Cashier Daily duties include providing excellent customer service, ringing transactions, handling cash, bagging groceries and potentially working in the espresso bar. This is a part-time position, approximately 20-28 hours/week, with some flexibility with scheduling. Click here for the full job description.

Application Process

How do I get an application for employment?

  1. You may download an application.
  2. Or, you may pick one up at the Co-op during business hours.  Job applications are located in a literature holder just inside the main doors.

What is your application process?

  • Applications are accepted by our Human Resources department at our annex office, located at 749C South State Street. If the office is closed, you may drop off the application in the white mailbox located by the front door.
  • If you are unable to bring your application in person, you may email it to hrassist@ukiahcoop.com or mail it, Attention: HR Dept. Our address is located at the top of the application.
  • When a position is available, applications are reviewed and those who appear to be a possible fit (according to experience, skills, availability, etc.) are contacted for an interview.
  • To update your application (contact info, availability, etc.), please call or email the human resources department.
  • All applications are kept on file and considered “active” for all positions for three months from the date they are received. If you would like to be considered for an open position and your application is no longer active, please reapply.