Employment at the Salt Cellar

Do you love working with people, food, beautiful products, and …salt?

The Salt Cellar is always looking to find great people who are enthusiastic, motivated and can help educate our customers. We currently have a full-time opening for a manager at our Salt Cellar location in Portland, ME. If you feel you have the experience and qualifications for this position we would be happy if you would apply. Work history and related references for character are a must.

Position: Portland store manager

Description: Serve customers by maintaining merchandise inventories; communicates the key benefits of our salt products; training and supervising location sales staff.


  • Adhere strictly to the Salt Cellar Operations Manual requirements by adhering to stated requirements and guidelines.
  • Provide primary sales coverage to store working a minimum of 30 hours per week.
  • Help to maintain store staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees.
  • Maintain store staff job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.
  • Identify current and future customer requirements by establishing rapport with potential and actual customers and other persons in a position to understand sales and service requirements.
  • Ensure availability of merchandise by assuring in-store inventory levels are maintained.
  • Ensure adequate sales coverage on floor during times the store is open.
  • Acquire superior product knowledge and understanding of each Salt Cellar product, how and where produced, ingredients, and uses.
  • Secure merchandise by implementing security systems and measures.
  • Protect employees and customers by providing a safe and clean store environment.
  • Maintain the stability and reputation of the store by complying with local legal requirements.

Qualifications: Customer focused, expense conscious, market and product knowledgeable, results driven, leads by example, team player, management proficiency, provides superior customer relationships, excellent verbal and communication. References a must.

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