Good work. Good people.
The people who work Hodo are what make us awesome: they’re fun, honest, and hardworking. And they really love what they do. We’re always eager to meet people who are passionate about making the world more delicious. Does that sound like you? We can’t wait to meet you!
FARMERS MARKET / RETAIL BRAND AMBASSADOR
We are looking for a Farmers Market/Retail Brand Ambassador to support the Hodo Sales team as well as manage and operate our Saturday Farmers Market booth at the SF Ferry Plaza.
Being a brand ambassador for Hodo and its amazing range of delicious products
Demonstrating and promoting Hodo products at the Farmers Market, retail stores, and occasional special events – including set-up/transport/breakdown, engaging customers, continued process improvements, tracking sales/inventory, and data-keeping
Build rapport with Retail & Food service/Restaurant customers, store managers, Farmers market guests
Potential travel to accounts and customers around the Bay Area, from Sacramento/Santa Rosa (N), to Livermore/Modesto (E), and Santa Cruz (S)
Contact existing accounts by phone and in person to gather sales intelligence and data, and nurture customer relationships with store personnel
Prior retail sales, brand ambassador, and/or customer service experience
Excellent people and communication skills and comfort speaking in public
Reliable, punctual, and professional (in appearance, presentation, teamwork, body language, etc.)
Detail-oriented with numbers, paperwork, and customer information
Ability to work independently with little supervision and demonstrated success working in small teams
Passion for and knowledge of food, especially organic/non-gmo, gluten-free, plant-based/vegan
We are looking for a part-time (6–8 hours/week) HR Generalist Consultant (i.e. 1099 contractor) who can provide guidance on and manage the following:
New employee on-boarding
Compliance – Federal, State and local laws, annual Employee Handbook updates/revisions
Hodo attributes a huge part of its success to its strong production staff. We are looking for individuals who would like to help us make our tofu products.
To include but not limited to:
Tofu and yuba making
Shipping and receiving
Performing sanitation procedures
Motivated and willingness to work hard
Attention to detail
Able to work fast with focus, with minimal supervision
Strong communication skills
Flexible to work varying shifts, including graveyard shifts
Must have a valid US driver’s license and Taxpayer Identification Number
High School diploma or GED equivalent is preferred but not required.
Prior experience in food and/or manufacturing is preferred but not required.
Food safety certified preferred. Training for certification will be provided.
Able to lift at least 50 pounds and stand for long periods
Interest in organic and natural foods a plus
Want to join Team Hodo?
If you are interested in one of the jobs above, simply introduce yourself by email using the position you’re interested in in the subject line (make sure to attach a resume!). If you don’t see something that fits, just send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and tell us why you’d love to work at Hodo!
All applicants must pass all background checks and legal employment requirements.