Employment

*** STORE MANAGER  (posted August 2022) ***

Full-time, Year Round

Beginning: Immediately (flexible start date)
Ending: N/A
Age Requirements: Must be 18 Years of Age
Experience: Related experience required (i.e. managment, retail, food-service).
Pay: Hourly + bonus program + profit sharing
Housing: N/A

Most importantly, we're seeking a professional and dedicated individual to lead our entire operation.  The successful candidate will be responsible for the overall daily operation of the store including the retail, office, e-commerce, and kitchen departments. Ideal candidates will have proven experience in an applicable area such as retail, human resources, foodservice, or hospitality. Must be exceptionally detail oriented, capable of consistent multitasking, and interested in adapting to a changing work landscape. Most important will be a willingness to learn, and the ability to thrive in a very fast paced setting. If you are passionate about a unique experience in a flexible environment with exponential potential for growth, this is a wonderful opportunity for you.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the daily operation of all areas of the business including post office, retail, kitchen/bakery, and e-commerce department.
  • Assist in budget development and management for sales, labor and food costs to assure annual goals are met.
  • Process daily accounting and ongoing bookkeeping (i.e. checking reconciliation, accounts payable, accounts receivable).
  • Manage the physical inventory of all goods including order counts, stock rotations, and optimal product levels.
  • Offer support with human resource activities such as hiring and recruiting, documentation, training, team reviews, disciplinary procedures, and firing/terminations.
  • Maintain organized and up to date office files.
  • Assure store procedure manuals, team handbooks, and other written guidelines are up to date at all times.
  • Purchase store product, reviewing costs and pricing regularly.
  • Assure up to date food handling guidelines are following throughout all areas of the kitchen.
  • Assure consistency, quality, and efficiency in all production.
  • Manage all office and kitchen equipment assuring timely and efficient repair and upkeep.
  • Assure maximum kitchen efficiency, limiting waste, and maximizing product use.
  • Develop and maintain vendor relationships.
  • Ensure consistently high-level customer satisfaction via excellent customer service.
  • Maintain a visually appealing storefront and safe, clean work environment throughout the building.
  • Be aware of industry trends and report on such trends as appropriate.
  • Be a consistently shining example of best practice behavior for other team members to mimic.
  • Additional store manager duties as needed.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to comfortably lift up to 25 pounds
  • Comfortable standing, bending, and lifting for long periods of time

Benefits:

  • Great learning opportunity
  • No evenings, ever
  • Guaranteed hours/week
  • Flexible schedule
  • Historic operation; we've been here since 1934 (long term job security)
  • Opportunity to advance
  • Store discount on merchandise, etc.
  • Bonus programs
  • Complimentary daily lunch

Compensation:
$20-24/hr minimum (upwards based on experience)

 

*** PART TIME OR FULL TIME YEAR ROUND STORE ASSISTANT (posted August 2022) ***

Part-time or Full-time, Year Round

Beginning: Immediately (negotiable)
Ending: N/A
Scheduling: 2-3, 3-4 or 5 Days/Week; no evenings
Age Requirements: Must be 18 Years of Age
Experience: Combination of or exclusive to retail, foodservice, customer service, logistics, etc.  Experience flexible.
Pay: Hourly, based on experience + bonus program
Housing: Housing Available

We're currently seeking two additional dedicated store assistants, working all areas of the store including storefront, kitchen, office, and online.  Are you interested in being a part of a historic business in a unique location, where charm, tradition, quality and a sense of community com together with great food, well behaved dogs, and a different routine each and every day?  Contact us should you be looking for year round employment and interested in working in "Downtown Good Hart".  We're love to meet and discuss what you're looking for and whether or not you'd be a good fit here in the 49737. 

Ideal candidate must have some sort of retail, foodservice, or customer service experience and be willing to learn, able to work independently, with extreme reliability and integrity and display above average organizational skills.  Must love dogs and be genuinely interested in quality, consistency, and putting our customers first.  Must also be able to work in a very fast paced environment.  Dependability and honesty a must.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to comfortably lift up to 40 pounds
  • Comfortable standing, bending, and lifting for long periods of time, several hours during one shift

Compensation:
$15/hr minimum (upwards based on experience and responsibilities)

TO APPLY:

Email your completed Good Hart General Store application to ami@goodhartstore.com.  Questions may also be directed via email!

DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION (PDF)

To deliver paperwork in person or by mail:
Attention Ami Woods
1075 N. Lake Shore Drive
Good Hart, Michigan 49737

(Posted July 13, 2022)

 

 

*** SEASONAL CASHIER  (posted August 2022) ***

Part-time, Seasonal

Beginning: Immediately (flexible start date)
Ending: Late October/Early November (hugely flexibale end date)
Age Requirements: Must be 18 Years of Age
Experience: No experience necessary; cash handling experience a bonus
Pay: Hourly + bonus program
Housing: N/A

We're currently seeking a sincere and genuine applicant to be the "face" of the Good Hart General Store this summer.  Hours are largely negoticable and can be as limited as 2 days/week.  Duties include but are not limited to operating the cash register and credit card machines while taking customer orders, cashing customers out, managing the daily accounting of our register, and assisting the kitchen lead with any outstanding items before leaving.

Ideal candidate must be willing to learn, eager to gain experience, and above all else, possess a great attitude as part of a team effort. 

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to comfortably lift up to 25 pounds
  • Comfortable standing, bending, and lifting for long periods of time

Benefits:

  • Great learning opportunity
  • No evenings, ever
  • Guaranteed hours/week
  • Flexible schedule
  • Historic operation; we've been here since 1934 (long term job security)
  • Opportunity to advance
  • Store discount on merchandise, etc.
  • Bonus programs
  • Complimentary daily lunch

Compensation:
$17/hr minimum (upwards based on experience)
 

TO APPLY:

Email your completed Good Hart General Store application to ami@goodhartstore.com.  Questions may also be directed via email!

DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION (PDF)

To deliver paperwork in person or by mail:
Attention Ami Woods
1075 N. Lake Shore Drive
Good Hart, Michigan 49737