Wellness Buyer | Down to Earth Organic and Natural

Wellness Buyer

Submitted by triprems on Thu, 01/13/2022 - 3:07pm
Down to Earth Organic & Natural has an opening for a full-time Wellness Buyer at our Kahului store. This is a supervisory role, Clerk II's must exhibit a passion for learning our DTE culture and lifestyle.

Hiring Bonus

Down to Earth Kahului is offering a $250 hiring bonus with first pay and $250 after passing probationary period.

Knowledge, Skills, and Experience Required

  1. Exhibits high standards of ethics, honesty, trust, accountability & respect at all times.
  2. Able to be friendly and helpful in dealing with customers and with a variety of situations and personalities.
  3. Able to read, write, and speak English well.
  4. Reasonable proficiency with computers and programs, particularly Microsoft Excel.
  5. Able to work well with others as a member of a team.
  6. Able to follow directions with a good attitude.
  7. Able to regularly safely lift a minimum of 30 pounds.

Other Responsibilities

  1. Find more efficient ways to do the job and seek to reduce costs and improve productivity and profitability.
  2. Observe safety and security procedures, report potentially unsafe conditions, and use equipment and materials properly.
  3. Follow standard department procedures and guidelines for daily duties.
  4. Assist with carrying out and special orders as needed.
  5. Assist with the receiving, price checking, price changing, stocking, back stocking, purchasing, merchandising, and inventory of all Wellness Department products.
  6. Assist with pricing, dating, marking down, re-pricing, pulling, shrinking, transferring, facing, fronting, and rotating products in accordance with company and department guidelines.
  7. After a maximum of one month in the position, must be ordering more than 2 vendor orders for each day worked. Weekly orders will count as one, bi-weekly count as ½, large monthly orders count as ½, small monthly count as ¼. A requirement of the position is placing small orders as assigned by supervisor.
  8. Complete administrative duties such as invoice coding and batch preparation, counting Out of Stocks, compiling weekly purchase totals for the purchase budget, filling out and managing Price Check and Price Change spreadsheets.
  9. Keep floors, shelves, and bins clean and orderly.
  10. Build end caps and case stacks per schematics/design and stock and place signs and supplies as needed.
  11. Supervise other Team Members as requested, follow instructions, respond to management direction.


Down to Earth offers a friendly, team-oriented work environment with great benefits including vacation, paid holidays, company-paid medical insurance, a store discount, free access to nutritional supplements, 401k, career training, entertainment discounts including movie tickets, sporting events, shows, Disneyland and more, credit union membership, access to computer training modules, mentorship program and more. Some restrictions apply. See our website for more details: https://www.downtoearth.org/about-us/employment.

Starting Pay

$17.00 per hour. Pay is commensurate with experience and education. Evaluations (with potential generous raises) are once per year.

See Why Our Team Members Love To Work Here:

31% of our total team members have been with us for 5 years or more!

How to Apply

Submit an electronic application at https://www.downtoearth.org/about-us/employment/apply. 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 Honolulu, Kakaako, Kailua, Kapolei, and Pearlridge. 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., Store Manager at DTE Kakaako.

We look forward to your application!


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