Trader Joe's Careers

Recent Grads

Store Management – "Mate"

Recent Grads

The most exciting opportunities for career growth and development are in our stores! Store management begins at the Mate level. So put on your sneakers, your thinking cap and a smile because as a store leader, you participate in all aspects of managing a Trader Joe's. From stocking shelves and merchandising to leading the Crew and, perhaps most importantly, providing our customers with knowledgeable assistance, you will refine your leadership skills and business savvy in a fun, creative, and physically active environment.

This position is perfect for college grads that aren't interested in working in a cubicle and want to put their skills and education to work in a dynamic, hands-on retail career!

To apply online for Mate positions you can search openings here!

Still in school?

Don't forget to check out store Crew opportunities. Some call it "the perfect college job!"

All of our stores accept applications in person each and every day for Crew positions. To find out which stores have immediate needs you can search openings here!