Grocery Packer

Classification and Estimated Hours
16-24 hours weekly
Shifts run 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.


$14 per hour

Job Description
At Zadie's Market, we deliver groceries throughout the Asheville area Monday through Saturday.
The grocery packer will work at our headquarters in Marshall, NC. Duties will include reading and organizing order slips, using software to organize orders into pick lists, picking items with speed and accuracy, packing orders in an efficient and mindful way and coordinating with delivery drivers to get orders on the road.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Arriving promptly and ready to work
  • Reading and labeling orders with accuracy
  • Learning and enacting systems to organize orders and products
  • Accurately locating and gathering products for daily orders
  • Learning internal organization systems in different parts of the building
  • Packing items into bags in a conscientious way
  • Preventing breakage and product loss
  • Accurately tagging and organizing all orders
  • Following safety and safe handling procedures
  • Maintaining a clean, safe and sanitary workspace
  • Learning about local farms and their products



  • Interested in food and agriculture
  • Experience in food and agriculture is a plus
  • Knowledge about food handling and quality is a plus
  • Accurate reader and organizer
  • Efficient -- but not rushed
  • Deadline-driven
  • Upbeat, positive attitude
  • Flexible, adaptable, buoyant
  • Organized
  • Unfazed by chaotic situations
  • Solutions oriented
  • Excels at repetitive tasks
  • Able to learn and implement systems
  • Digital-savvy with experience using computer software
  • Bright and cheery customer service skills


Physical Demands

  • Must be able to regularly lift and carry 50 pounds
  • Must be able to stand for hours at a time
  • Must be able to repeatedly bend over and lift items

If this sounds like you, please fill out the application below!