Co-opportunity Natural FoodsCo-opportunity Natural Foods


For over 40 years, we’ve hired folks who love groceries…and who want to share their love of service and giving with others!


If you’re looking to work at a place that provides opportunities for you to learn and grow and meets your high standards of values, then look no further!

We hire people who are not just wanting to show up to work and do a great job. Our employees are fulfilling their goals in all aspects of their lives, and we support them in doing just that by offering a wide range of benefits, many of which may be a pleasant surprise to you.

Check it out…working at the Co-op you get:

  • Opportunities to learn about wellness, organic/natural foods and the co-operative business model.
  • For full-time staff, (30+ hours) we pay 85% of the health insurance premiums.
  • A Retirement (401K) program with a 100% employer match; up to 5% of your earnings.
  • A 20% discount on everything in the store for employee members.
  • Possibility of bonuses.
  • Super easy to join ownership structure and full owner benefits once joined.
  • Transportation bonus contests.
  • Free yoga classes with Santa Monica Yoga.
  • Other contests & giveaways! 
  • Paid time off pay.
  • A Free Employee Assistance Program; free Mental Health and Legal assistance.


Sound good? Then start the application process here!

Once we receive your application, here’s what happens:

  • All submitted applications get reviewed by the Human Resource Director.
  • If you’re chosen to move further in the application process, you will receive an email invitation to do an online audio or video first interview.
  • If your audio/video interview is accepted, you will be contacted by phone to schedule an in person interview.
  • If you do not receive a phone call from us, we will not be interviewing you at this time. We apologize, but due to staffing concerns, we’re unable to contact each applicant personally regarding their application.
  • Your application will be kept on file for a year and you’re welcome to reapply.


Job opportunities are constantly changing. We’ll do our best to match you up with a position based on our store needs and your experience.

To learn more about us, simply stop by the store and have fun taking in the whole Co-op experience!

Thank you for your interest in Co-opportunity! We hope to see you soon.

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Interested in working with Co-op? Fill out an application, and view open positions here

Why Become a
Co-op Owner

Co-op Members share a common passion for good food, good community and a lot of great benefits, not least of which is knowing they are supporting a more sustainable way of life.

Learn more!

history of co op

History of the Co-op

Co-opportunity began in 1974 as a small buyers group operating out of a tiny garage in West L.A. Learn more about our history!