Down to Earth Organic & Natural has an opening for a full-time Kitchen Manager Trainee in our Deli department at one of our stores.

Willingness to learn and support and promote a healthy lifestyle is essential. This person will learn all stations and positions in our Delis to become trained to be able to fill a position of Assistant Deli Manager or Deli Manager of one of our Delis.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required

  1. At least 2 years' experience in food service
  2. ServSafe certified or willing to attain within one year of being in the position
  3. Knowledge of sanitary food handling and preparation techniques
  4. Supervisory experience preferred
  5. Knowledge of products and trends in the natural foods and conventional food service industry
  6. Ability to read and analyze financial statements
  7. Ability to handle multiple demands and follow through on commitments
  8. Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with a variety of stakeholders including team members, suppliers, customers, and management
  9. Experience serving the public
  10. Friendly, courteous manner in dealing with a variety of situations and personalities
  11. Ability to read, write, and speak English well
  12. Experience and competence with Microsoft Office software
  13. Must be able to work any shift in any store on Oahu


Down to Earth offers a friendly, team-oriented work environment with great benefits including vacation, paid holidays, company-paid medical insurance, bonuses, a store discount, access to free nutritional supplements in our Wellness Dept, 401k and more. Some restrictions apply. See our website for more details:

Starting Pay

  • During training - up to $20 per hour
  • Deli Assistant Manager - up to $950 per week salary


  • During Training - could be any shifts so must be flexible
  • Deli Assistant Manager - fixed schedule but could be mornings or evenings

See Why Our Team Members Love To Work Here

How to Apply

Submit an electronic application at
It is not necessary to follow up on application submission. We will call applicants whose experience and background match with job requirements. *Applications are required for hiring. The fastest way to be considered for a position is to submit an application.*

Down to Earth stores are also located in Kakaako, Kailua, Pearlridge, Kahului, Kapolei, and Honolulu. Please see our employment page for job opportunities at these other locations.

Make this a career, we actively promote from within!

"Being part of the Down to Earth Team is more than a job, it's a lifestyle. It's a great way to Love Life!"
- Jashi D., Assistant Manager at DTE Kakaako

We look forward to your application!


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