careers

If you are passionate about food and healthy living then we want you with us! City Avenue Market is known around the Lower Mainland for being the place to find exotic, healthy and local products at a very reasonable price. We are locally owned and have been attracting food lovers, health nuts and everyone between 1986.

For those with previous work experience, City Avenue Market offers a minimum of $15.25/hour to start; more for those who have additional related work experience.

ways to apply

Apply online via email
Talk to us in person
Or call your local store
We are looking for a full-time grocery team member to join our team at the Commercial Drive location. This is a permanent position with 40 hours, 5 shifts per week. The store is conveniently located within short walking distance from Commercial Drive/Broadway sky train station.   ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Receive, sort and stock products throughout the store
  • Ensure displays and shelves are visually appealing and neat
  • Greet customers and provide a high level of customer service
  • Maintain cleanliness throughout the store
  • Assist cashier department with grocery carry-out, price check, and so on
  • Other support duties and responsibilities as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
  • Ability to lift, carry, unload heavy cases unaided (up to 50 lbs)
  • Ability to squat down and/or stretch to stock shelves
  • Ability to work and stand on your feet for up to 7.5 hours
  • Ability to work in a walk-in cooler/freezer storage
  • Ability to communicate in English
  • Flexible availability
PREFERRED SKILLS
  • Previous experience is an asset but not required
  • Great interpersonal, teamwork and customer service skills
  • Strong organizational skills and work ethic
PERKS & BENEFITS
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Extended health and dental (single/family) plan
  • Company RRSP contribution
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Shopping discount
  • Paid break
Interested candidates please submit your resume by email or feel free to drop off the resume in-person. Please indicate the position that you're applying for in the email subject line and include your availability. We thank all that apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone-call inquiries. Please email by clicking on "APPLY NOW" under this job post.
APPLY NOW
Our location in New Westminster is currently hiring a full-time cashier. This is a permanent position with 40 hours per week. The store is conveniently located within a short walking distance from New Westminster skytrain station. Store is located inside River Market building beside the Fraser River Discovery Centre. ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Handle tenders and process transactions accurately
  • Provide a high level of customer service
  • Maintain cleanliness and sanitation standards throughout the work area
  • Receive and sign for deliveries
  • Assist the grocery department with stocking as needed
  • Other support duties and responsibilities as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
  • Detail-oriented
  • Ability to memorize a list of PLU codes
  • Ability to work and stand on your feet for up to 7.5 hours
  • Flexible availability; must be available to work closing shifts and weekends
PREFERRED SKILLS
  • Previous experience is an asset but not required
  • Great interpersonal, teamwork and customer service skills
  • Strong organizational skills and work ethic
  • Fluency in English
BENEFITS OF JOINING OUR TEAM:
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Steady schedule
  • Paid meal break
  • Extended health benefit (single/family) plan - eligibility dependent on number of hours worked
  • Matching RRSP contribution from company
  • Shopping discount
  • Annual staff party with giveaways
Interested candidates please submit your resume by email or feel free to drop off the resume in-person. Please indicate the position that you're applying for in the email subject line and include your availability. We thank all that apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone-call inquiries. Please email by clicking on "APPLY NOW" under this job post.
APPLY NOW
We are looking for a full-time loss-prevention officer to join our team at the Port Coquitlam location. This is a permanent position with 40 hours per week. ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Monitor & patrol the store
  • Identify potential threats and thefts
  • Confront troublemakers and shoplifters
  • Document thefts and incidents
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
  • Ability to use a computer
  • Ability to work and stand on your feet for up to 7.5 hours
  • Flexible schedule: must be available to work evening shifts and/or weekend
  • Ability to communicate in English
PREFERRED SKILLS
  • Prior experience or educational background in loss prevention and security is preferred but not required. Training is provided.
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills
PERKS & BENEFITS
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Extended health and dental (single/family) plan
  • Company RRSP contribution
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Shopping discount
  • Paid break
Interested candidates please submit your resume by email or feel free to drop off the resume in-person. Please indicate the position that you're applying for in the email subject line and include your availability. We thank all that apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone-call inquiries. Please email by clicking on "APPLY NOW" under this job post.
APPLY NOW
Our Port Coquitlam store is hiring for a full-time grocery merchandiser. This is a permanent position with 40 hours, 5 shifts per week.   ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Receive, sort and stock products throughout the store
  • Ensure displays and shelves are visually appealing and neat
  • Greet customers and provide a high level of customer service
  • Maintain cleanliness throughout the store
  • Assist cashier department with grocery carry-out, price check, and so on
  • Other support duties and responsibilities as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
  • Ability to lift, carry, unload heavy cases unaided (up to 50 lbs)
  • Ability to squat down and/or stretch to stock shelves
  • Ability to work and stand on your feet for up to 7.5 hours
  • Ability to work in a walk-in cooler/freezer storage
  • Ability to communicate in English
  • Flexible availability
PREFERRED SKILLS
  • Previous experience is an asset but not required
  • Great interpersonal, teamwork and customer service skills
  • Strong organizational skills and work ethic
PERKS & BENEFITS
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Extended health and dental (single/family) plan
  • Company RRSP contribution
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Shopping discount
  • Paid break
Interested candidates please submit your resume by email or feel free to drop off the resume in-person. Please indicate the position that you're applying for in the email subject line and include your availability. We thank all that apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone-call inquiries. Please email by clicking on "APPLY NOW" under this job post.
APPLY NOW
We are looking for a full-time produce team leader to join our team at the Port Coquitlam location. This is a permanent position with 40 hours per week. ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Receive, sort and stock produce items
  • Ensure produce cases are organized and visually appealing
  • Rotate items to ensure freshness and quality
  • Prepare wet vegetables
  • Cut and or prepare produce items
  • Greet customers and provide a high level of customer service
  • Maintain cleanliness and sanitation standards throughout the work area
  • Assist cashier/grocery department with grocery carry-out, price check, and so on
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
  • Ability to lift, carry, unload cases unaided (up to 50 lbs)
  • Ability to work and stand on your feet for up to 7.5 hours
  • Flexible schedule: must be available to work evening shifts and/or weekend
  • Ability to communicate in English
PREFERRED SKILLS
  • Previous produce experience required (wage to be discussed during interview, depending on experience)
  • Great interpersonal, teamwork and customer service skills
  • Strong organizational skills and work ethic
PERKS & BENEFITS
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Extended health and dental (single/family) plan
  • Company RRSP contribution
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Shopping discount
  • Paid break
Interested candidates please submit your resume by email or feel free to drop off the resume in-person. Please indicate the position that you're applying for in the email subject line and include your availability. We thank all that apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone-call inquiries. Please email by clicking on "APPLY NOW" under this job post.
APPLY NOW
Our location in New Westminster is currently hiring a part-time cashier. This is a permanent position with 20 to 32 hours per week. The store is conveniently located within a short walking distance from New Westminster skytrain station. Store is located inside River Market building beside the Fraser River Discovery Centre. ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Handle tenders and process transactions accurately
  • Provide a high level of customer service
  • Maintain cleanliness and sanitation standards throughout the work area
  • Receive and sign for deliveries
  • Assist the grocery department with stocking as needed
  • Other support duties and responsibilities as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
  • Detail-oriented
  • Ability to memorize a list of PLU codes
  • Ability to work and stand on your feet for up to 7.5 hours
  • Flexible availability; must be available to work closing shifts and weekends
PREFERRED SKILLS
  • Previous experience is an asset but not required
  • Great interpersonal, teamwork and customer service skills
  • Strong organizational skills and work ethic
  • Fluency in English
BENEFITS OF JOINING OUR TEAM:
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Steady schedule
  • Paid meal break
  • Extended health benefit (single/family) plan - eligibility dependent on number of hours worked
  • Matching RRSP contribution from company
  • Shopping discount
  • Annual staff party with giveaways
Interested candidates please submit your resume by email or feel free to drop off the resume in-person. Please indicate the position that you're applying for in the email subject line and include your availability. We thank all that apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone-call inquiries. Please email by clicking on "APPLY NOW" under this job post.
APPLY NOW
We are looking for a full-time butcher to join our team at the New Westminster location. This is a permanent position with 40 hours per week. Store is located on the first floor inside River Market building, beside the Fraser River Discovery Centre. ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Receive, sort and stock meat items
  • Ensure meat cases are organized and visually appealing
  • Rotate items to ensure freshness and quality
  • Cut, trim, and prepare different meat cuts on tray
  • Slice and wrap meat items
  • Operate equipment such as a commercial band saw and meat grinder
  • Greet customers and provide a high level of customer service
  • Maintain cleanliness and sanitation standards throughout the work area
  • Assist cashier/grocery department with grocery carry-out, price check, and so on
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
  • Ability to lift, carry, unload cases unaided (up to 50 lbs)
  • Ability to work and stand on your feet for up to 7.5 hours
  • Flexible schedule: must be available to work evening shifts and/or weekend
  • Ability to communicate in English
PREFERRED SKILLS
  • Previous experience is an asset but not required
  • Great interpersonal, teamwork and customer service skills
  • Strong organizational skills and work ethic
PERKS & BENEFITS
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Extended health and dental plan (family coverage also available)
  • Company RRSP contribution
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Shopping discount
  • Paid break
Interested candidates please submit your resume by email or feel free to drop off the resume in-person. Please indicate the position that you're applying for in the email subject line and include your availability. We thank all that apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone-call inquiries. Please email by clicking on "APPLY NOW" under this job post.
APPLY NOW
We are looking for a part-time grocery team member to join our team at the Commercial Drive, Vancouver location. This is a permanent position with 20 to 32 hours per week. The store is conveniently located within short walking distance from Commercial Drive/Broadway sky train station ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Receive, sort and stock products throughout the store
  • Ensure displays and shelves are visually appealing and neat
  • Greet customers and provide a high level of customer service
  • Maintain cleanliness throughout the store
  • Assist cashier department with grocery carry-out, price check, and so on
  • Other support duties and responsibilities as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
  • Ability to lift, carry, unload heavy cases unaided (up to 50 lbs)
  • Ability to squat down and/or stretch to stock shelves
  • Ability to work and stand on your feet for up to 7.5 hours
  • Ability to work in a walk-in cooler/freezer storage
  • Ability to communicate in English
  • Flexible availability
PREFERRED SKILLS
  • Previous experience is an asset but not required
  • Great interpersonal, teamwork and customer service skills
  • Strong organizational skills and work ethic
PERKS & BENEFITS
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Extended health and dental (single/family) plan - eligibility dependent on number of hours worked
  • Company RRSP contribution
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Shopping discount
  • Paid break
Interested candidates please submit your resume by email or feel free to drop off the resume in-person. Please indicate the position that you're applying for in the email subject line and include your availability. We thank all that apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone-call inquiries. Please email by clicking on "APPLY NOW" under this job post.
APPLY NOW
Our Commercial Drive, Vancouver store is currently hiring for part-time cashiers. This is a permanent position with 20 to 32 hours per week. The store is conveniently located within a short walking distance from Commercial Drive/Broadway skytrain station. ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Handle tenders and process transactions accurately
  • Provide a high level of customer service
  • Maintain cleanliness and sanitation standards throughout the work area
  • Receive and sign for deliveries
  • Assist the grocery department with stocking as needed
  • Other support duties and responsibilities as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
  • Detail-oriented
  • Ability to memorize a list of PLU codes
  • Ability to work and stand on your feet for up to 7.5 hours
  • Flexible availability; must be available to work closing shifts and weekends
PREFERRED SKILLS
  • Previous experience is an asset but not required
  • Great interpersonal, teamwork and customer service skills
  • Strong organizational skills and work ethic
  • Fluency in English
PERKS & BENEFITS
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Steady schedule
  • Paid meal break
  • Extended health benefit (single/family) plan - eligibility dependent on number of hours worked
  • Matching RRSP contribution from company
  • Shopping discount
  • Annual staff party with giveaways
Interested candidates please submit your resume by email or feel free to drop off the resume in-person. Please indicate the position that you're applying for in the email subject line and include your availability. We thank all that apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone-call inquiries. Please email by clicking on "APPLY NOW" under this job post.
APPLY NOW
Our Commercial Drive, Vancouver store is currently hiring for full-time cashier. This is a permanent position with 40 hours, 5 shifts per week. The store is conveniently located within a short walking distance from Commercial Drive/Broadway skytrain station. ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Handle tenders and process transactions accurately
  • Provide a high level of customer service
  • Maintain cleanliness and sanitation standards throughout the work area
  • Receive and sign for deliveries
  • Assist the grocery department with stocking as needed
  • Other support duties and responsibilities as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
  • Detail-oriented
  • Ability to memorize a list of PLU codes
  • Ability to work and stand on your feet for up to 7.5 hours
  • Flexible availability; must be available to work closing shifts and weekends
PREFERRED SKILLS
  • Previous experience is an asset but not required
  • Great interpersonal, teamwork and customer service skills
  • Strong organizational skills and work ethic
  • Fluency in English
PERKS & BENEFITS
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Steady schedule
  • Paid meal break
  • Extended health benefit (single/family) plan - eligibility dependent on number of hours worked
  • Matching RRSP contribution from company
  • Shopping discount
  • Annual staff party with giveaways
Interested candidates please submit your resume by email or feel free to drop off the resume in-person. Please indicate the position that you're applying for in the email subject line and include your availability. We thank all that apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone-call inquiries. Please email by clicking on "APPLY NOW" under this job post.
APPLY NOW

perks & benefits

Competitive Wages
Career advancement opportunities
RRSP contribution
Shopping discount
Annual party
Extended health benefits

employee spotlight

A fun work environment

City Avenue Market is a great place to work. My coworkers are great and are always willing to lend a hand. We bring out the best in each other!

Matthew K., Office Assistant at New Westminster

We love our customers!

Our customers always know how to put a smile on our faces. We get a lot of great people with great attitudes coming into our store to brighten our day even more.

Sara U., Cashier at Commercial Drive

Our customers know we care

Once in a while, we get customers who point out the little details about our store like with the organization and customer service. They know that we care about our customers and we love it when they notice the finer details and tell us about it.

Kevin C., Grocery Manager at Port Coquitlam