Natural Grocers is coming to Dubuque, Iowa, at 3333 Ashbury Road. The new store’s doors are expected to open Nov. 14.
It will offer 100 percent organic produce, meat humanely raised without antibiotics, hormones or other growth promotors; 100 percent free-range eggs; 100 percent pasture-based dairy; GMO-free prepackaged bulk products; groceries that don’t contain any artificial colors, flavors, sweeteners or preservatives; and more.
Natural Grocers plans to hire 18 full-time crew members to lead the new location. It will host walk-in interviews for department leaders, cashiers and store support on Aug. 29 and 30 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Dubuque Workforce Center located at 680 Main Street, on the 2nd floor. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age.
Natural Grocers says it offers its employees a number of benefits, including:
- Competitive pay, including the Vitamin Bucks program, which provides employees an extra $1-per-hour worked of in-store spending money.
- Birthday bonuses equal to one-day’s pay.
- Companywide store discounts and credits of up to 30 percent on all Natural Grocers products.
- Benefits packages available to the more than 80 percent of its employees who are full-time; flexible spending and health savings accounts; short- and long-term disability and life insurance; a 401K savings plan; paid time off; and free nutrition education programs.
Natural Grocers employs more than 3,500 people and operates 147 stores in 19 states.