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Poughkeepsie Store, Rt. 44

We are seeking applicants for the following full time positions.
  • Power Equipment Parts Associate
    Parts Associate: Adams Power Equipment, located behind Adams Fairacre Farms, is looking for a full-time customer service person to join our team and assist customers who are bringing in or picking up equipment for repair.  Must have technical knowledge of small engines and outdoor power equipment, good computer skills, and excellent customer service skills.  This is a fast-paced position that will require you to work well with others and assist in other areas of the department as needed.   You will help customers in person and on the phone, look up and order parts, help with sales, and assist with loading and unloading equipment. Job requires ability to lift at least 50 pounds and to stand for the duration of the shift.  Hours include weekends and overtime as required.
  • Meat Cutter
    Full-time or Part-time Meat Cutter: This is an entry-level position with the opportunity to learn the art of butchering, but experience is a plus. The position involves cutting meat using knives, band saw, grinder, cuber, and other necessary equipment.  Applicants must be able to safely use equipment, be able to lift 50 pounds, and work in cold temperatures for long periods of time. Applicants must be available to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends.
  • Prepared Food Associate
    We need someone to work at our salad bar. Duties include rotating products, preparing salads according to recipes, refilling and restocking product, keeping the department clean, and closing or opening the department. Position also involves assisting customers and other duties at the prepared food counter.  Applicants must be at least 18 years old and available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and one weekend day.
  • Dishwasher
    Be part of our Prepared Food team.  Position involves cleaning dishes and equipment, rotating and labeling products, receiving orders, keeping the floor clean and dry, and assisting in the kitchen with other duties as required.  You must be a hard worker who is able to lift 50 pounds. Must be available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and one weekend day.
  • Prepared Food Cook
    We are hiring a full-time and part-time cooks with experience working in a professional kitchen.  You must be available to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends.  We're looking for talented and enthusiastic individuals with professional cooking experience!  Job duties include cooking food from scratch and prep work. A culinary education is a plus.  
We are seeking applicants for the following part time positions.
  • Bakery Associate
    Part-time Bakery Associate: This position involves closing down the bakery at night, setting up bagels and rolls, making donuts, keeping the self-serve cases full, neat, and clean, and assisting customers.  No baking experience needed, we will train the right person.  Evening and weekend availability is required. 
  • Cafe Line Cook
    Part-time Cafe Line Cook: We are looking for someone with at least two years of professional cooking experience, preferably line cook and short order experience, to join our team. The ideal candidate is a people-person who is passionate about great food, enjoys a fast-paced work environment, and is eager to learn and grow within the food industry.  The job involves cooking food to order for customers, keeping the cafe clean and organized, performing opening and closing duties, and other duties as assigned. Must be available to work evenings and weekends.
  • Floral Designer/ Associate
    Part-time Floral Designer/ Associate: We are looking for someone with five years of floral design experience to join our team part-time.  You will be creating floral arrangements, cleaning flowers, preparing bouquets, and assisting customers with their floral selections.  Must be available to work evenings and weekends.
  • Dishwasher
    Be part of our Prepared Food team.  Position involves cleaning dishes and equipment, rotating and labeling products, receiving orders, keeping the floor clean and dry, and assisting in the kitchen with other duties as required.  You must be a hard worker who is able to lift 50 pounds. Must be available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and one weekend day.
  • Meat Cutter
    Full-time or Part-time Meat Cutter: This is an entry-level position with the opportunity to learn the art of butchering, but experience is a plus. The position involves cutting meat using knives, band saw, grinder, cuber, and other necessary equipment.  Applicants must be able to safely use equipment, be able to lift 50 pounds, and work in cold temperatures for long periods of time. Applicants must be available to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends.
  • Meat Wrapper
    The position involves wrapping and weighing meat, filling and rotating the case, keeping the department clean, and being the final line for quality control in the department.  Applicants must be able to safely use equipment, be able to lift 50 pounds, and work in cold temperatures for the duration of the shift. Hours require evenings and weekends.  
  • Prepared Food Cook
    We are hiring a full-time and part-time cooks with experience working in a professional kitchen.  You must be available to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends.  We're looking for talented and enthusiastic individuals with professional cooking experience!  Job duties include cooking food from scratch and prep work. A culinary education is a plus.  
We are seeking applicants for the following seasonal position.
  • Fence Laborers
    Positions will involve working 40+ hours per week for the duration of the season. Fencing experience is preferred but we will train the right person. Clean driving license and driving experience is a plus. Must be able to consistently lift 80 pounds, safely operate power tools, and be able to work outdoors in all seasons and weather conditions. Must also be able to work Saturdays as required.

Kingston Store, Rt. 9W-North

Currently, there are no positions available.

Newburgh Store, Rt. 300

We are seeking applicants for the following full time position.
  • Dishwasher
    Be part of our Prepared Food team.  Position involves cleaning dishes and equipment, rotating and labeling products, receiving orders, keeping the floor clean and dry, and assisting in the kitchen with other duties as required.  You must be a hard worker who is able to lift 50 pounds. Must be available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and one weekend day.
  • Meat Wrapper
    The meat wrapper wraps and labels meat, rotates and stocks meat cases, and assists customers.  Ideal candidate should have some retail experience and demonstrate excellent customer service skills.  Must be able to work in cold temperatures for long periods of time, work on your feet for the duration of the shift, lift 40-50 pound boxes, and be at least 18 years old. Positions require weekend availability. 
We are seeking applicants for the following part time position.
  • Gift Basket Designer
    Candidates should have a good sense of color coordinating, neatness, and balance - an art background or design experience is preferred.  The position involves taking orders for gift baskets and designing them, suggesting options for different occasions, and assisting corporate clients with decisions for holiday orders.  The Gift Basket designer will also assist in the candy shop as necessary.  Qualified candidates must be able to lift up to 40 pounds and stand for long periods of time.  Candidates should also be customer-service oriented, possess good phone skills, and be able to work in a fast-paced environment. Requires availability on days and weekends.   
  • Prepared Food Cook
    We are hiring an experienced cook. You must be available to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends. We're looking for talented and enthusiastic individuals with professional cooking experience! Job duties include cooking food from scratch and prep work. A culinary education is a plus.
  • Seafood Associate
    Cut and serve fish for customers and learn about the different offerings in the fish department in order to answer customers' questions. Some retail experience is helpful, but we will train the right person. Must be over 18 years old, able to work in cold temperatures for extended periods, and stand for most of the shift. Ideal candidate will be a team player with a positive attitude! Hours include evenings and one weekend day.
  • Deli Associate
    We are looking for a part-time Deli Associate to join our Newburgh team.  We would prefer someone with deli experience who is motivated and enjoys working with customers in a fast-paced work environment.  Job duties include slicing meat to the customers' specifications, keeping the department clean, and preparing items for sale.

    Must be available to work evenings and weekends, and must be at least 18 years old. 
  • Prepared Food Associate
    Deli, salad making, or cooking experience is preferred. Duties include rotating products, preparing salads according to recipes, refilling and restocking product, keeping the department clean, and closing or opening the department. Position also involves assisting customers and other duties at the prepared food counter. Applicants must be at least 18 years old, able to lift 50 pounds, and available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and and weekends.

Wappinger Store, Rt. 9

We are seeking applicants for the following full time position.
  • Produce Associate
    Full-time Produce Associate:.  Position involves preparing produce items for the selling floor, including trimming, wrapping, and pricing, filling and maintaining produce area, and assisting customers in a fast-paced department.  Applicants must be available to work evenings and weekends and must be at least 18 years old. 
  • Gift Basket Designer
    Full-time Gift Basket Designer:  Candidates should have a good sense of color coordinating, neatness, and balance - an art background or design experience is preferred.  The position involves taking orders for gift baskets and designing them, suggesting options for different occasions, and assisting corporate clients with decisions for holiday orders.  The Gift Basket designer will also assist in the candy shop as necessary.  Qualified candidates must be able to lift up to 40 pounds and stand for long periods of time.  Candidates should also be customer-service oriented, possess good phone skills, and be able to work in a fast-paced environment.   
  • Bakery Associate Supervisor
    Full-time Bakery Associate Supervisor: We are looking for a motivated individual to work alongside the bakery associates to supervise, prioritize, and assign daily tasks. Daily tasks include packaging product, rotating products, providing excellent customer service, production of some desserts, and keeping the department clean and organized. Position requires availability during the day from 10:00 am - 6:30 pm and availability on weekends. Some supervisor and food service experience is preferred.
  • Meat Wrapper
    Full-time Meat Wrapper: The position involves wrapping and weighing meat, filling and rotating the case, keeping the department clean, and being the final line for quality control in the department.  Applicants must be able to safely use equipment, be able to lift 50 pounds, and work in cold temperatures for the duration of the shift. Experience working in retail food industry is preferred, but we will train the right applicant. Hours require evenings and weekends.  
  • Prepared Food Associate
    Full-time or Part-time Prepared Food Associates: Salad bar, deli or cooking experience is preferred. Duties include keeping the salad bar stocked and clean, preparing vegetables and salads for sale, and assisting customers. Must be at least 18 years old. Position also requires availability to work evenings and weekends.
  • Meat Cutter
    We are looking for someone with butchering experience for this full-time opportunity. The position involves cutting meat using knives, band saw, grinder, cuber, and other necessary equipment. Applicants must be able to safely use equipment, be able to lift 50 pounds, and work in cold temperatures for long periods of time. Applicants must be available to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends.
  • Dishwasher (Bakery)
    Full-time or Part-time Dishwasher: You will be working in our bakery to keep all dishes and tools clean and keep the department clean. Position also involves assisting in the bakery as required. You must be available to work one weekend day.
  • Bakery Porter
    Our Wappinger bakery is looking for someone to join our busy bakery team as a full-time Porter.  Job duties include cleaning, washing dishes, putting away deliveries, working out of the freezer and setting up the department.  You must be at least 18 years old and able to lift and carry 50 pounds.  Hours are Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 12:30pm - 9:00 pm and Sundays from 10:30am - 7:00 pm. 
We are seeking applicants for the following part time position.
  • Cheese Associate
    Part-time Cheese Associate: The cheese associate provides excellent customer service for coffee and cheese products and prepares products for sale.  The associate identifies, cuts, wraps, and labels different types of cheese and makes coffee.  An interest in specialty food is helpful, since the position involves assisting customers in decision making and sampling. Excellent customer service skills and a friendly disposition are important!  Retail experience is preferred, but we will train the right person. Must be available to work evenings and weekends 
  • Prepared Food Associate
    Full-time or Part-time Prepared Food Associates: Salad bar, deli or cooking experience is preferred. Duties include keeping the salad bar stocked and clean, preparing vegetables and salads for sale, and assisting customers. Must be at least 18 years old. Position also requires availability to work evenings and weekends.
  • Dishwasher (Prepared Food)
    Position involves cleaning dishes and equipment, rotating and labeling products, receiving orders, keeping the floor clean and dry, and assisting in the kitchen with other duties as required. You must be a hard worker who is able to lift 50 pounds. You must be available to work evenings and one weekend day. 
  • Seafood Associate
    Cut and serve fish for customers and learn about the different offerings in the fish department in order to answer customers' questions.  Some retail experience is helpful, but we will train the right person. Must be over 18 years old, able to work in cold temperatures for extended periods, and stand for most of the shift. Ideal candidate will be a team player with a positive attitude!  Hours include evenings and one weekend day. 
  • Bakery Associate
    The position involves keeping the bakery cases stocked, making donuts, keeping the self-serve cases full, neat, and clean, and assisting customers. No baking experience needed, we will train the right person. This is a closing shift with hours from 12:30pm - 9:00pm on weeknights, and one weekend day, either Saturday 11:30am - 8:00 pm or Sunday 10:30 am - 7:00 pm.
  • Dishwasher (Bakery)
    Full-time or Part-time Dishwasher: You will be working in our bakery to keep all dishes and tools clean and keep the department clean. Position also involves assisting in the bakery as required. You must be available to work one weekend day.
  • Deli Associate
    We would prefer someone with deli experience who is motivated and enjoys working with customers in a fast-paced work environment. Job duties include slicing meat to the customers' specifications, keeping the department clean, and preparing items for sale. Must be available to work evenings and one weekend day, and must be at least 18 years old.

Our family friendly business offers great F/T and P/T benefits to our valuable employees:
F/T – Medical, Dental, Vision, Chiropractic, Life, 401(k) Savings Plan, 401(k) Match, Paid Vacation, Holidays and personal/sick days and a 20% Employee Discount.

P/T – Dental*, 401(k) Savings Plan, 401(k) Match*, Paid Vacation* and Holidays, 20% Employee Discount.

* Must work 20 hours/week to receive these P/T benefits
All positions require Saturday or Sunday hours
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