Full-Time Deli Supervisor - McKenzie Corner

Saanich, BC

Location: McKenzie Corner, 1286 McKenzie Ave., Victoria, BC V8P 5P2


The Root Cellar Village Green Grocer is your fresh & innovative destination market for extraordinary food experiences.

We are a market amongst many, but our business model stands alone by providing an experiential shopping atmosphere driven by a passion for sustainability, and a locally focused purchasing philosophy. We are a family business, founded in 2008 with a firm stance behind our motto ‘farm fresh, dirt cheap, delicious’ and a drive to brighten every customer’s day has resulted in our little market becoming a bustling community hub, now providing Vancouver Island’s largest selection of organic, local and conventional produce, a full service butcher and deli, a boutique florist and garden centre, artisanal grocery, dairy & breads, a bulk foods section and most recently a new coffee bar, bringing us to over 10,000 square feet, buzzing with over 120 employees. 


We are currently looking for a Full-Time Deli Supervisor to join our Chop Shop Deli Team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for food and enjoy providing our customers with advice and ideas on pairing options to create wholesome, healthy meals. This position will report to the Deli Manager and assist in the daily operations of the department while providing outstanding service to our customers.


  • Knowledge of deli products, including meats and cheeses, and food trends an asset.
  • Strict adherence to monitoring and following all food handling procedures and safety protocols.
  • Ensure appropriate rotation and storage of deli products, according to food safety guidelines.
  • Effectively respond to challenging situations in a positive and professional manner including proposing new ideas.


  • Previous experience supervising staff while working in a grocery, food specialty or deli environment.
  • Well organized, able to manage time efficiently and adapt to changing priorities.
  • Strong customer service skills, a good communicator, and able to relate with others.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs/22 kgs and stand for extended periods.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the business; morning, evenings and weekend shifts required.


This is a full-time position commencing promptly. This role is entitled to competitive wages, a culture of Teamwork, Collaboration & Continuous learning. As well as a 20% In-store discount on purchases.


If you are interested in applying for this career opportunity, please submit your resume and cover letter.

We look forward to meeting you!

* applications received without a cover letter will not be considered.

Posting Requisition: M-030

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