Keasbey, NJ (February 21, 2022)
– Price Rite Marketplace will host a job fair Feb. 26 to fill a variety of positions at its retail grocery stores. Candidates looking to jump start their careers and gain valuable experience in retail, management, customer service and business are encouraged to visit any Price Rite Marketplace store on Saturday, Feb. 26 to speak with a hiring manager on the spot.
The walk-up job fair is taking place from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm at nearly all Price Rite locations throughout Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Maryland. Interested candidates can visit the location of their choice and speak with a hiring manager for an immediate interview. Full-time, part-time and management positions are available, depending on location.
“Price Rite is looking for prospective associates who demonstrate a commitment to customer service and teamwork and are interested in building a career with us,” said Kevin McDonnell, Senior Vice President of Operations for Price Rite.
Available part-time positions, including general, perishable, front end and stocking clerks, feature flexible hours and a wide variety of cross training to provide tam members with the knowledge, skills, and tools to work as a team throughout the store. Training programs include a game-based training app are designed to provide a solid foundation so each individual can achieve their best at Price Rite. Price Rite also offers associates entertainment and tuition discounts, as well as scholarship opportunities.
Price Rite Marketplace, a registered trademark of the supermarket cooperative Wakefern Food Corp., will join Wakefern in a cooperative-wide hiring fair at all Wakefern supermarket banners on Feb. 26.
For more information about Price Rite Marketplace and career opportunities, please visit: Price Rite’s career website.
About Price Rite Marketplace:
Price Rite Marketplace is a registered trademark of Wakefern Food Corp., a retailer owned cooperative based in Keasbey, NJ and the largest supermarket cooperative in the United States. Price Rite Marketplace opened its first store in 1995 under the name Price Rite Supermarkets, and currently operates over 60 grocery stores in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Maryland. Committed to providing the best value for customers, Price Rite Marketplace delivers a simplified shopping experience with top name brand foods and products and expanded fresh produce and organic offerings at exceptional prices. Price Rite Marketplace is also dedicated to fighting hunger through its annual Check-Out Hunger fundraising campaign and partnerships with Feed The Children and local food banks. For more information, please visit www.priceritemarketplace.com
About Wakefern Food Corp.
From a small, local cooperative that began with eight grocery store owners, Wakefern Food Corp. has grown into the largest retailer-owned cooperative in the United States. Founded in 1946, the cooperative comprises nearly 50 member families who today independently own and operate 362 supermarkets under the ShopRite, Price Rite Marketplace, The Fresh Grocer, Dearborn Market, Gourmet Garage, and Fairway Market banners in New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. For more information, please visit www.wakefern.com.