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Are you looking for a new career? Ward’s Supermarket is frequently looking to fill a variety of positions around the store.

  • Deli Counter Associate (Full-Time)
  • Meat Department Manager (Full-Time)

Deli Service Counter Associate

Your role will be to assist customers in the deli department by:

  • Cook food as required.
  • Prepare sandwiches and salads
  • Prep meat for cooking (cut season, mix, or grind).
  • Unload trucks
  • Check in products
  • Clean the Deli and work station
  • Clean the smoker and freezer
  • Assist customers
  • Answer phone calls and take special orders
  • Remove trash

While performing the duties of their job, this employee is regularly required to stand, walk, use hands, stoop, kneel, talk or hear, taste or smell. This employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms. This employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. They need to stand on their feet for an 8-hour shift (or more). The employee needs to have the ability to work varied hours/days as business dictates. Be able to tolerate varied temperatures and be able to work in busy fast-paced customer environment.

Meat Department Manager

We are seeking an experienced retail grocery Meat Manager who is dependable, highly motivated, able to supervise and lead associates in a high-volume environment.

  • Average Hours: 50+ per week
  • Starting Wage: Will be discussed at Interview
  • Experience: 5+ years


  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


To apply, download, print, and fill out our application then upload it to the form below. We also have paper copies of the application available at our Customer Service Counter.

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    Ward’s Supermarket, Inc. is committed to equal opportunity for all employees and applicants. As a proud Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE), we do not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, religion, sex, sexual stereotyping, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status, pregnancy (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), or any other protected characteristic. Employment may be contingent upon Ward’s Supermarket’s receipt of an acceptable and job-related drug test, and/or reference check, as applicable and permissible by law.

    (352) 372-1741
    515 NW 23rd Ave.
    Gainesville, FL 32609