HR Equity Specialist

Position Type: Other Staff
Apply By: August 30, 2019
Posted: July 2, 2019 - 9:04 am EDT
Organization Type: Co-op Retail
Organization: Seward Community Co-op
Organization Location: Minneapolis, MN
Organization Website: Seward Community Co-op Careers Page
Contact Name: Human Resources
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: 6122305555

Seward Co-op is a member-owned natural foods cooperative grocery store that has been located in South Minneapolis since 1972. We take pride in our ends and our impact in the communities we serve.  If you are interested in working for a dynamic and diverse organization that really makes a difference in people’s lives, Seward is the place. Seward has three locations that include to retail grocery stores, a production kitchen and a café. We have a commitment to inclusivity, and our locations reflect the communities we serve. 

At Seward Co-op, we believe in cooperative teamwork, excellent training opportunities, great benefits and providing a safe, caring and respectful workplace. If you want to work with healthy food, healthy communities, local farmers and great co-workers, this is the place. 

Cooperative Ends:

Seward Co-op will sustain a healthy community that has;

  • Equitable economic relationships
  • Positive environmental impacts; and
  • Inclusive, socially responsible practices

We are looking for a dynamic individual to support and strengthen Seward’s internal equity and inclusion initiatives. This position will be the face of the Co-op at career events, provide outreach to community partners to ensure a diverse pool of applicants for open positions, and coordinate cultural competency assessments for cooperative leaders. Essential qualifications include excellent organizational skills, excellent communication skills, and the ability to work independently and as part of a team. If you have experience and interest in working in diverse workplaces and communities, and want to work for an organization committed to diversity, equity and inclusion, this is the position for you.    

Full job description available upon request. 

Visit the Seward Co-op careers page to apply!