Careers

Our mission at Mercier Orchards is to deliver unparalleled service, timeless products, and an engaging educational journey for customers of all ages, all while nurturing our strong sense of community. We are open year-round, offering secure employment with fantastic perks for qualifying team members, including Health Insurance, Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, and 401K.

Please take a few minutes to explore our career opportunities and tell us about yourself below. We look forward to speaking with you!

Open Positions

Food Production Team Member

The following reflects management’s definition of essential functions for this job; however, does not restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Management may reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time due to the evolving nature of the operation.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Always keep shelves stocked with fresh fruits and veggies
  • Acquire and maintain thorough knowledge of our farm fresh produce
  • Greet all Mercier Guests and provide exceptional service
  • Enthusiastically educate customers about our fruits and vegetables
  • Answer questions and/or promptly seek out a reliable source to secure answers
  • When able, help guide customers through the process of selecting and purchasing

Produce:

  • Assist with display and stocking of produce and produce-related product
  • Maintain cleanliness of product and Produce area
  • Represent produce at all times wherever you go in Market

Qualifications:

  • Fruit and vegetable basic knowledge helpful
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Detail-oriented
  • Commitment to excellence and exceeding customer expectations
  • Excellent oral communication and presentation skills
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to manage priorities and workflow
  • Professional appearance and demeanor
  • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions
  • Maintain high standards of quality control, hygiene, health and safety
  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within changing priorities with enthusiasm

Physical/Mental Requirements:

  • Must be at least 15 years of age
  • Must be able to bend, squat, climb, push, stoop and crouch
  • Must be able to stand and walk for extended periods as required by job duties.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. Coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously

Winery Sales Associate

The following reflects management’s definition of essential functions for this job; however, does not restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Management may reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time due to the evolving nature of the operation.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • ALWAYS check ID before tasting/serving
  • Acquire and maintain thorough knowledge of product line (Hard Cider & Wines)
  • Greet all Mercier Guests and provide exceptional service
    Enthusiastically educate customers about hard ciders and wines
  • Answer questions and/or promptly seek out a reliable source to secure answers
  • Conduct tastings and guide customers through the process
  • Handle routine sales transactions which include operating cash register
  • Assist with display and stocking of items
  • Maintain cleanliness of product and winery area
  • Help with special winery events on and off-site as needed
  • Represent winery at outside functions as needed

Qualifications:

  • Hard Cider and Wine experience and basic knowledge helpful
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Detail-oriented
  • Commitment to excellence and exceeding customer expectations
  • Excellent oral communication and presentation skills
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to manage priorities and workflow
  • Professional appearance and demeanor
  • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions
  • Maintain high standards of quality control, hygiene, health and safety
  • Versatility, flexibility and a willingness to work within changing priorities with enthusiasm

Physical/Mental Requirements:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age Must be
  • able to bend, squat, climb,push, stoop and crouch
  • Must be able to stand and walk for extended periods as required by job duties
  • Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs. Coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously
Register Sales Associate

The following reflects management’s definition of essential functions for this job; however, does not restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Management may reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time due to the evolving nature of the operation.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • ALWAYS check ID before charging for alcohol
  • Acquire and maintain thorough knowledge of product line, specifically pricing and location
  • Greet all Mercier Guests and provide exceptional service
  • Enthusiastically educate customers about products and events
  • Answer questions and/or promptly seek out a reliable source to secure answers
  • Knowledge of store layout and product placement
  • Handle routine sales transactions which include operating cash register
  • Assist with display and stocking of items
  • Maintain cleanliness of product and Register area
  • Help with special Market events on and off-site as needed

Qualifications:

  • Retail sales experience and basic knowledge helpful
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Detail-oriented
  • Commitment to excellence and exceeding customer expectations
  • Excellent oral communication and presentation skills
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to manage priorities and workflow
  • Professional appearance and demeanor
  • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions
  • Maintain high standards of quality control, hygiene, health and safety
  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within changing priorities with enthusiasm

Physical/Mental Requirements:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age Must be
  • able to bend, squat, climb, push, stoop, and crouch
  • Must be able to stand and walk for extended periods as required by job duties
  • Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs.
  • Coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously
Cider Technician

The following reflects management’s definition of essential functions for this job; however, does not restrict the tasks assigned. Management may reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time due to the evolving nature of the operation

Duties & Responsibilities 

  • Work as a team to help produce juice beverages according to Mercier Orchards Standards
  • Work at a fast pace when required
  • Keep a clean production area according to Mercier Orchards Juice HACCP Standards
  • Report unsafe working conditions to immediate supervisors
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Must be able to work in environments with hot and cold temperatures
  • Must be able to work weekends when necessary
  • Must dress appropriately for environment and with company standards 

Accountability:

  • Cleanliness of work area
  • Maintain a productive attitude
  • Report any accidents immediately to Leads, Supervisor or Safety Coordinator
  • Work with Management and Team Leaders to record production information when required by Juice HACCP

Quality Control

It is the responsibility of all Mercier Orchards Team members to provide the best quality produce, product and service to our customers and coworkers.

Requirements & Physical Activity

  • Standing, walking, stooping, kneeling, effectively communicating, lifting, carrying and moving objects that weigh up to 75 pounds
  • Must be alert and aware of surroundings  

 Work Environment 

  • Wet & Humid Conditions
  • Work near moving equipment and machinery 
  • Moderate to loud noise (machinery) 

 

Market Cleaning Attendant

The following reflects management’s definition of essential functions for this job; however, does not restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Management may reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time due to the evolving nature of the operation. 

Duties & Responsibilities:  

  • Oversee the cleaning of store restrooms, breakrooms, offices, porch, and deck
  • Acquire and maintain thorough knowledge of cleaning procedures  
  • Willing to train and learn to operate items, machinery, and tools used to maintain store organization and cleanliness
  • Manage cleaning responsibilities in a high-volume establishment
  • A willingness to properly learn cleaning responsibilities 
  • Some upkeep with cleaning inventory required 
  • Positive, helpful disposition
  • Must be able to lift 40lbs 
  • Assist with bagging as needed 
  • Maintain organized carts and working space 

Qualifications:  

  • Some housekeeping experience preffered, but not required  
  • Excellent customer service skills 
  • Detail-oriented  
  • Commitment to facility cleanliness   
  • Strong organizational skills 
  • Ability to manage priorities and workflow  
  • Neat appearance and demeanor  
  • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions 
  • Maintain high standards of quality control, hygiene, health and safety 
  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within changing priorities with enthusiasm 

Physical/Mental Requirements: 

  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Must be able to bend, squat, climb, push, stoop, and crouch
  • Must be able to stand and walk for extended periods as required by job duties, and coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously
Produce Sales Associate

The following reflects management’s definition of essential functions for this job; however, does not
restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Management may reassign duties and responsibilities to this job
at any time due to the evolving nature of the operation.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Always keep shelves stocked with fresh fruits and veggies
  • Acquire and maintain thorough knowledge of our farm fresh produce
  • Greet all Mercier Guests and provide exceptional service
  • Enthusiastically educate customers about our fruits and vegetables
  • Answer questions and/or promptly seek out a reliable source to secure answers
  • When able, help guide customers through the process of selecting and purchasing produce
  • Assist with display and stocking of produce and produce-related product
    Maintain cleanliness of product and produce area
  • Represent produce at all times wherever you go in Market

Qualifications:

  • Fruit and vegetable basic knowledge helpful
  • Excellent customer service skills
    Detail-oriented
  • Commitment to excellence and exceeding customer expectations
  • Excellent oral communication and presentation skills
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to manage priorities and workflow
  • Professional appearance and demeanor
  • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions
    Maintain high standards of quality control, hygiene, health and safety
  • Versatility, flexibility and a willingness to work within changing priorities with enthusiasm

Physical/Mental Requirements:

  • Must be at least 15 years of age Must be able to bend, squat, climb,
    push, stoop and crouch
  • Must be able to stand and walk for extended periods as required by job duties
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. Coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously
Mercier Orchards, Inc. is committed to protecting the safety, health, and well-being of its employees and all people who use our services and/or who may come in contact with our workplace and property. Recognizing that drug and alcohol abuse may pose a direct and significant threat to this goal, Mercier Orchards, Inc. is committed to assuring an alcohol and drug-free work environment for all employees.