The family-owned grocery chain, Bashas, which operates Food City, AJ’s Fine Foods, and Bashas’ supermarkets, seeks to add nearly 700 people to fill various full- and part-time positions at its more than 100 locations throughout the state.
Open positions range from hourly clerks to store managers, and more, including skilled bakers and meat cutters who can immediately join the team, according to a press release.
The hometown grocer is holding a job fair from 1 to 6 p.m., Thursday, April 8, at Victory Outreach, 4655 W. McDowell Road, Suite 101, in Phoenix.
During the job fair, applicants will meet with Bashas’ hiring team for an interview, complete paperwork, and submit to drug screening. Face masks, social distancing, and a health/temperature check will be required.
In many cases, applicants will be hired on the spot. Applications can be completed in advance online at bashas.com, using the grocer’s newest mobile-friendly hiring platform, the release said.
Bashas’ Family of Stores offers flexible hours; benefits; a grocery discount; competitive pay; and professional development, growth and advancement opportunities to its members/employees. The company is one of the largest employers in the state and noted among “the Best Places to Work in Arizona.”
An Arizona-based company founded by brothers Ike and Eddie Basha Sr., with more than 100 grocery stores, Bashas has given back more than $100 million to the communities it serves since the company’s inception in 1932.