Hot Bar/ Salad Bar Associates

Store Positions Bridgehampton, New York


Since 1912, Citarella has been a part of New York. Our name is synonymous with freshness, quality, and value. In a city that offers overwhelming variety, we proudly offer the largest selection of fresh seafood & aged prime meats along with prepared foods and gourmet groceries. While growing, we have maintained our commitment to providing the best quality, value, and service.

Citarella, The Ultimate Gourmet Market, is seeking in-store To Go Associates to join our Bridgehampton store for full-time and part-time positions. This role is responsible for assisting in the preparation of To-Go food items, stocking, supplying, and maintaining all department stations including hot, cold, and salad bars. Our Prepared Foods Associates are constantly seeking to ensure full levels of quality product are maintained and presentable for customers.  

Minimum Qualifications

  • 1+ year experience working in a kitchen or food service preparation role (restaurant/catering/hotel experience is preferred)
  • Excellent customer service skills and a professional demeanor
  • Ability to visually examine products for quality/ freshness and execute large product batches per Citarella standards
  • Ability to work both independently as well as with a team
  • Effective communication/ interpersonal skills and ability to take direction
  • Willingness and ability to learn about our products
  • Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Ability to perform physical requirements of position including standing for extended periods of time, kneeling, stooping, using stairs, able to lift, carry, push and pull weights
  • Ability to work in a high-volume, fast paced environment
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends and holidays


  • Ensure all products meet Citarella standards of quality, quantity, freshness, and presentation
  • Monitor food levels and replenish items in a timely manner
  • Assist customers, explain products, flavor, taste and preparation
  • Ensure proper dating, labeling, rotation, and storage of product
  • Maintain clean and organized work stations and surrounding areas
  • Maintain safety, cleanliness and display standards in compliance with Citarella policies and food safety handling procedures.
  • Provide exceptional customer service
  • Other reasonably assigned duties as per business need

 In Return, We Offer!
Health Insurance (medical, dental, vision), life insurance, flexible spending accounts including commuter benefits/ health and dependent care, paid time off, 401K program, and associate in-store discount!

Citarella is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).