Is Stop & Shop hiring right now?
Yes! We're hiring associates in all roles to better serve our
customers and provide a reliable lifeline to our communities.
What is Stop & Shop doing to ensure appropriate safety practices
Now and always, we care about our associates' health and
wellbeing. We've implemented new procedures in every department of
our stores and facilities designed to maintain our locations as
safe places to work. We are following CDC guidelines, leveraging
expert health and safety advice, and taking guidance from local
departments of health to ensure appropriate safety practices. The
simple goal of serving our customers' needs while working to keep
our associates and customers safe is guiding each decision we
We've implemented enhanced cleaning and sanitation efforts
throughout the day and overnight in all locations
We've provided guidance to associates on enhanced hand washing
and hygiene protocols.
In our stores, we have installed plexi glass at cash registers
at the front end and in our pharmacies to further protect
associates and customers during potentially close contact
Associates wear masks and other PPE to help keep them safe.
We've also implemented many practices to reinforce the CDC
social distancing guidelines. See the next question for more
How do you maintain social distancing at Stop & Shop?
We've done a lot of work to make sure our locations are
following CDC guidelines related to social distancing:
We've posted signs around our stores to remind customers of the
importance of social distancing and shopping solo when
We've added tape reminders to the floor at our checkout lanes
and at the pharmacies to help customers visualize 6 feet.
When possible, cashiers are placed at every other register to
Break rooms have been reconfigured to promote social distancing,
and outside breaks (when the weather permits) are always
Can I work for Stop & Shop if there is an enforced curfew order
in my city?
Yes. Stop & Shop associates are essential employees in every
state we serve. As needed, we provide written documentation so
associates can travel to work.
What are you doing for Stop & Shop associates during the
Associates who have been mandated to be quarantined related to
COVID-19 are receiving up to 2 weeks of special paid sick leave.
We've also relaxed absentee guidelines so spending time away from
work because of COVID-19 will not put your job at risk. We are
proud to offer morning, day, night and weekend hours, and our
managers are encouraged to be flexible in scheduling and
accommodate our associates who are being dealt challenges related
to COVID-19 that would make a traditional work schedule difficult.
Stop & Shop also has a Helping Hands care fund intended to help our
associates and their families in extraordinary times of need. It
helps fill a gap in the resources available to associates during
the most difficult times. And as always, any associate who feels
sick for any reason is told to stay home and recover.
Is there anything different about the hiring process because of
the COVID-19 pandemic?
We have shortened the application process by streamlining our
questions on the online application. We are also doing first-round
interviews over the phone. Additionally, we are practicing social
distancing by scheduling candidates a minimum of one hour apart for
final interviews and on-boarding.
Are these temporary positions?
No, these are regular positions. All part-time associates
receive competitive pay, paid training, flexible schedules, a
company discount, paid time off and career advancement
I have been furloughed from my normal job and might be able to
go back to it at some point. Can I still apply?
Whether you are looking for a job to get you from here to there
or the opportunity to start an amazing career, we have all kinds of
opportunities for you to explore.
At Stop & Shop, we're committed to making our store and
facilities better every day for our Associates, customers and the
community. It's our secret recipe for success. It guides everything
we do from the products that stock our shelves to the way we manage
our stores. It helps us put the customer first, do what's right,
win together and make ideas happen. As an Associate here, that's
exactly what you'll help us do. You'll get to share your ideas,
learn new skills and really make a difference for our customers,
the community and the company. Here's what else we can offer
You'll grow with us by going to training and development
programs and you'll have the opportunity to move up and around.
You'll be able to give back to our communities and help protect
You'll participate in rewards and recognition programs.
You'll be surrounded by people who care about your total
wellness -- it's our priority.
You'll love it here. It's fast, it's fun and best of all, it's
rewarding. Come see for yourself! Stop & Shop might just be the
place for you.
Stop & Shop is an equal opportunity employer. We comply with all
applicable federal, state and local laws. Qualified applicants are
considered without regard to sex, race, color, ancestry, national
origin, citizenship status, religion, age, marital status
(including civil unions), military service, veteran status,
pregnancy (including childbirth and related medical conditions),
genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, legally
recognized disability, domestic violence victim status or any other
characteristic protected by law.
At Stop & Shop, we provide reasonable accommodations to
applicants and employees with disabilities. If you have a
disability and require assistance in this application process,
please inquire at the Customer Service Desk in any store or at the