Assistant Manager, Prepared Foods

Prepared Foods · Buffalo, New York
Department Prepared Foods
Employment Type Full Time
Minimum Experience Experienced
Compensation $19.50 - $27.80

Join a Great Team!

We’re a community owned neighborhood grocery store.  We believe that our co-op owners deserve a phenomenal store to shop in.  One that is easy, fun to shop, and genuinely friendly. It means making delicious local, seasonal & sustainable food accessible to our community. It means supporting our local and co-operative economies. It means giving back to our community and creating a great place to work.


The Assistant Prepared Foods Manager will assist the Prepared Foods Manager in the quality, selection, pricing, promotion, training and stocking of prepared food products to meet department objectives for sales, margin, turns, labor and customer service. To ensure a clean, growing, and well-maintained prepared foods department with exceptional quality.


You’ll know you’re doing a great job when production goals and store conditioning standards are always met and then exceeded through systems development and high productivity.

Working at the Co-op is a great opportunity to learn and grow professionally while participating in building our community and supporting the local economy.


Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Customer service and Supervisory experience
  • Exceptional food safety knowledge and application
  • Experience with catering and high volume food production
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs, stand, twist, squat, reach, kneel and bend throughout the workday
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Weekend, holiday and night availability required


And boy, do we have great benefits!  These are just a few.

  • Health insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Staff Discount
  • 401(K) Retirement Plan


The Lexington Co-op is committed to equal opportunity for all, without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, disability genetic information, or any other protected characteristic.   The Lexington Co-op will make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business.  

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  • Location
    Buffalo, New York
  • Department
    Prepared Foods
  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation
    $19.50 - $27.80