Retail Stores

Smart & Final operates more than 250 stores in California, Arizona, and Nevada. Full-time and Part-time associates are offered a competitive comprehensive benefits package including 401K.

Use the store locator link above to find a store in your neighborhood.

To Apply - Submit your completed employment application contained in the job description below and bring to your neighborhood Smart & Final store or email your resume to HRResume@smartandfinal.com , or fax to 888-881-1365.

Part-Time and Full-Time Positions Available:
Internal Applicant:  Download Application
Service Clerks
  • Bag customer’s groceries quickly and efficiently while insuring the purchases are protected from damage, the bags are the appropriate weight, and the purchases are bagged in the type of bag requested by the customer
  • Assist customer’s in transporting products form the store to their vehicles
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of parking lot and front end areas, this includes shopping cart retrieval
  • Maintain and stock front end supplies such as grocery bags and trash bags
  • Assist cashiers as requested with prices checks, locating items for customers and taking returned items to the appropriate location.

Load Crew
  • Maintains a store section, as assigned. May order, receive and stock merchandise using proper equipment. Marks prices on merchandise, stocks shelves, endstacks. Sets up advertising/promotional displays. Reviews invoices/bills for accuracy
  • Reviews price/order books, price changes, advertisement forms and direct vendor pricing information.
  • Offers friendly, courteous assistance to customers by providing them with current store and product information. When requested, loads customer purchases into cartons and assists customers to their vehicles.
  • Performs basic bookkeeping duties. Records lost/damaged goods and store supplies using appropriate ledger. Performs check out function at the end of each business day.
  • May be assigned cashier position responsibilities

Department Clerks [Meat/ Deli/ Bakery/ Produce/ Freezer]
  • Keep department shelves and display areas stocked, neat and clean
  • Keep product rotated according to the product standards for freshness
  • Assist customers
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of department
  • Prepare and maintain product displays
  • Work around cold temperatures – cases, coolers, prep room
  • Receive and inspect incoming products for quality and accuracy
  • Create and maintain department merchandising displays and signage
  • Prepare cold & hot food items
  • Use knives, bread slicer, oven and proofer, deli slicer, saws, slicer, grinder and tenderizer, wrapping machines and other kitchen equipment
  • *Food Handler’s Card Preferred for Meat, Deli, Bakery positions

Department Leads [Meat/ Deli/ Bakery/ Produce/ Freezer]
  • Exhibits, coaches and reinforces world class customer service, high standards of ethics, honesty, trust, accountability and respect at all times
  • Oversees and maintains protection and safety of customers, staff, equipment, facility and other company assets
  • Assists with implementation of new Company and/or Store initiatives in a timely and appropriate manner
  • Oversees and maintains department ordering, inventory control and department maintenance
  • Minimum of 3 years experience managing a fast-paced, high volume retail food establishment, including previous successful management of a product department
  • *Food Handler’s Card Preferred for Meat, Deli, Bakery positions

Store Management Positions

Job Openings Location
Full-Time Service Manager District 11 (cc705 Corona)
Assistant Manager District 11 (cc425 Fullerton)
Part-Time Service Manager District 11 (cc340 Corona)
Part-Time Service Manager District 11 (cc924 Chino Hills)
Part-Time Service Manager District 11 (cc425 Fullerton)
Part-Time Service Manager District 11 (cc408 Ontario)
Full-Time Meat Lead Associate District 3 (cc453 San Mateo)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 3 (cc453 San Mateo)
Part-Time Service Manager District 6 (South County San Diego)
Assistant Manager District 6 (South County San Diego)
Senior Assistant Manager District 6 (South County San Diego)
Store Manager District 1 (Reno, NV)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 6 (cc933 San Diego)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 9 (cc741 Highland)
Full-Time Person in Charge (Night Crew Lead) District 1 (cc409 Santa Rosa)
Store Manager District 1 (South Lake Tahoe, CA)
Store Manager District 6 (South County San Diego)
Assistant Manager District 3 (cc455 Seaside)
Full-Time Service Manager District 3 (cc433 San Jose)
Full-Time Meat Cutter District 1 (cc409 Santa Rosa)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 6 (cc742 Chula Vista)
Part-Time Person in Charge (Night Crew Lead) District 2 (cc446 Oakland)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 11 (cc422 La Habra)
Part-Time Person in Charge (Load Crew Lead) District 11 (cc705 Corona)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 5 (cc927 Corona Del Mar)
Part-Time Person in Charge (4 Positions Available) District 12 (L.A.-South Bay)
Full-Time Meat Cutter District 8 (cc929 Santee)
Full-Time Produce Lead District 8 (North County San Diego)
Full-Time Service Manager District 8 (North County San Diego)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 11 (cc482 Whittier)
Part-Time Person in Charge (2 Positions Available) District 15 (cc373 El Monte)
Full-Time Person in Charge (Night Crew Lead) District 8 (North County San Diego)
Assistant Manager District 8 (North County San Diego)
Senior Assistant Manager District 8 (North County San Diego)
Store Manager District 8 (North County San Diego)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 3 (cc351 San Francisco)
Assistant Manager District 14 (Greater San Fernando Valley)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 8 (cc426 Oceanside)
Part-Time Associate (Bakery Lead) District 11 (O.C./L.A./Riverside Counties)
Part-Time Person in Charge (3 Positions Available) District 6 (cc461 El Centro)
Part-Time Service Manager District 6 (cc461 El Centro)
Full-Time Meat Lead Associate District 6 (cc461 El Centro)
Full-Time Produce Lead Associate District 6 (cc461 El Centro)
Part-Time Person in Charge (Night Crew Lead) District 14 (cc483 Valencia)
Full-Time Meat Lead Associate District 4 (cc344 Bakersfield)
Full-Time Person in Charge (2 Positions Available) District 3 (cc438 San Francisco-Bayshore)
Part-Time Person in Charge (2 Positions Available) District 11 (cc924 Chino Hills)
Full-Time Person in Charge District 3 (cc431 Salinas)
Full-Time Service Manager District 3 (cc431 Salinas)
Full-Time Service Manager District 1 (cc526 San Rafael)
Part-Time Person in Charge (2 Positions Available) District 11 (cc942 Diamond Bar)
Senior Assistant Manager District 14 (Greater San Fernando Valley)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 11 (cc789 Eastvale)
Full-Time Meat Lead Associate District 8 (North County San Diego)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 8 (cc469 Murrieta)
Full-Time Service Manager District 2 (East Bay)
Assistant Manager District 11 (cc482 Whittier)
Full-Time Produce Lead Associate District 2 (East Bay)
Full-Time Person in Charge (Night Crew Lead) District 8 (cc469 Murrieta)
Full-Time Meat Lead Associate District 8 (cc443 Hemet)
Store Manager District 9 (Inland Empire)
Full-Time Person in Charge (Bakery) District 12 (cc922 Torrance)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 12 (cc923 San Pedro)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 12 (cc817 Torrance)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 12 (cc529 Lawndale)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 14 (cc525 Moorpark, CA)
Full-Time Service Manager District 3 (San Francisco Area)
Store Manager District 14 (Greater San Fernando Valley)
Full-Time Meat Lead Associate District 3 (San Francisco/East Bay)
Full-Time Person in Charge (Night Crew Lead) District 8 (North County San Diego)
Senior Assistant Manager District 5 (Orange County)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 11 (cc494 Chino)
Part-Time Person in Charge District 14 (cc468 Santa Clarita)
Assistant Manager District 11 (cc494 Chino)