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The Big Carrot Natural Food Market is a great place to work and grow. We understand that our employees ultimately make us who we are. We strive to employ passionate and engaged individuals from diverse backgrounds who through their passion and character bring our vision, food, and community closer together.

All our most current job openings are listed below. Simply click on APPLY NOW to attach your resume and cover letter

We would like to thank you for choosing The Big Carrot. Please remember only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.

The Big Carrot is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, let us know in advance and we will work with you to meet your needs.

Temporary Part-time Dispensary Consultant (Danforth Location)

Job Summary 

The main responsibility of the Wholistic Dispensary Consultant is to provide excellent customer service using their product knowledge, expertise in their field of study, engaged customer interaction and positive interdepartmental attitude.

 

Job Duties

  • Provide a prompt and educated customer service experience.
  • Apply consultation experience to specific customer needs by building a unique customer/consultant relationship.
  • Assess customer’s requirements, active listening, educated product information and balanced closing sales techniques.
  • Maintain clear communication and professional relationships with other staff as well as the Department Manager.
  • Process point of sales transactions quickly and efficiently.
  • Stock products and perform other required duties in times of low customer traffic.
  • Keeping up-to-date with written departmental communication.
  • Follow department cleanliness requirements.
  • All other duties as required by department management and supervisors

 

Skills/Attributes Required:

  • Customer service oriented attitude, leads by example.
  • Organized, consistently follows through on commitments.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple demands.
  • Flexibility of schedule (weekends and evening)

 

Education/Experience Required: 

  • Knowledge of supplements a requirement (e.g. general uses, relation to health conditions, brands)
  • Certification or diploma in Nutrition / Holistic Health (e.g. ND, Homeopathy, Herbalist, TCM etc.) required. Naturopathic students in Year 2 or above are also welcome to apply.
  • Previous experience working as a natural health care consultant or clinical practitioner is an asset
  • Training, knowledge and/or awareness of Canadian Organic Standards, genetically engineered organisms, and food security is an asset.

The Big Carrot is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, let us know in advance and we will work with you to meet your needs.

Only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.  

Customer Service Representative/Nutritionist - Part-time, Danforth

JOB SUMMARY

The primary function of the Customer Service Representative /Nutritionist is to provide overall frontline customer care through clear communication with customers, staff, and the Department Manager, and to effectively deliver, as needed, one-to-one and group information either in a preventative health or a service capacity.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Customer Service Responsibilities

  • Excellent customer care aptitude in all avenues of customer interaction
  • Research and regularly update customer service handout sheets
  • Process customer requests (i.e mail outs, online orders, cooking class enrolment, etc.)
  • Receive, stock, and face appliances/books/other department products
  • Following opening, closing and cleaning procedures
  • Identify and offer accessibility customer service assistance to anyone entering the building that has a visible disability; retrieve desired items or provide personal shopping assistance

Nutritionist Responsibilities

  • Research general association between diet, disease and health
  • Providing health and wellness advice and promotion of healthy eating and lifestyle pertaining to various health-related issues (advising on specific diets and dietary needs)
  • One-to-one or group store tours on various health or industry topics
  • Being well-versed in current products, trends, and food issues as well as the store’s active projects

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, and EXPERIENCE

  • A degree in Holistic Nutrition from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in customer service field
  • Training, knowledge and/or awareness of Canadian Organic Standards, genetically engineered organisms, and food security is an asset
  • Teamwork skills; good interpersonal, communication and social skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize multiple demandsContinue
  • Must be available evenings and weekends

The Big Carrot is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, let us know in advance and we will work with you to meet your needs.

Customer Service Representative/Nutritionist - Part-time (Beach Location)

JOB SUMMARY

The primary function of the Customer Service Representative /Nutritionist is to provide overall frontline customer care through clear communication with customers, staff, and the Department Manager, and to effectively deliver, as needed, one-to-one and group information either in a preventative health or a service capacity.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Customer Service Responsibilities

  • Excellent customer care aptitude in all avenues of customer interaction
  • Research and regularly update customer service handout sheets
  • Process customer requests (i.e mail outs, online orders, cooking class enrolment, etc.)
  • Receive, stock, and face appliances/books/other department products
  • Following opening, closing and cleaning procedures
  • Identify and offer accessibility customer service assistance to anyone entering the building that has a visible disability; retrieve desired items or provide personal shopping assistance

Nutritionist Responsibilities

  • Research general association between diet, disease and health
  • Providing health and wellness advice and promotion of healthy eating and lifestyle pertaining to various health-related issues (advising on specific diets and dietary needs)
  • One-to-one or group store tours on various health or industry topics
  • Being well-versed in current products, trends, and food issues as well as the store’s active projects

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, and EXPERIENCE

  • A degree in Holistic Nutrition from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in customer service field
  • Training, knowledge and/or awareness of Canadian Organic Standards, genetically engineered organisms, and food security is an asset
  • Teamwork skills; good interpersonal, communication and social skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize multiple demandsContinue
  • Must be available evenings and weekends

The Big Carrot is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, let us know in advance and we will work with you to meet your needs.