Whole Foods Market Seasonal Outside Service Team Member/Tree Lot Team Member in Houston, Texas


  • You will ensure a positive company image by providing courteous, friendly, engaging and efficient service to customers from the time they arrive to their departure. You will be responsible for visual appeal and upkeep on the outside areas of the store at all times. You will create the lasting impression that reminds customers why they shop at Whole Foods Market.


  • Maximize sales potential and customer retention through outstanding customer service including: greeting customers as they enter the store, circulating throughout the parking lot / garage and engaging customers, answering customer questions, escorting customers and their purchases to their car and individually thanking them for their business.

  • Be proactively accessible and responsive to all customers regarding customer needs and questions. This includes effective participation in store’s carry-out / curbside policy.

  • Make sure customers are being taken care of and the parking lot / garage looks great at all times. Surprise and delight the customers with consistent, delightful service and exceeding their expectations!

  • Stay up to date on current Whole Foods Market product, sales and events.

  • General knowledge of product pricing at the front of the store. (Garden center, etc.)

  • Assisting disabled customers with motorized cart delivery to their car or returning cart to store.

  • Ensure proper traffic flow through the store parking lot / garage.

  • Enforce time limits for cars in the store parking lot / garage.

  • Maintain the cleanliness and safety of parking lot / garage.

  • Ensure that Team Members are parking in the correct designated area.

  • Retrieve, organize, and clean carts/baskets as needed or directed by leadership.

  • Report any unsafe conditions in the parking lot / garage to Store Leadership immediately.

  • Operate and sanitizes all equipment in a safe and proper manner.

  • Follow and comply with established procedures, including Weights and Measures, health and sanitation, and adhere to safe work practices.

  • Support global, regional, and store programs.

  • This job posting is intended to describe the general requirements for the performance of this job. It is not a complete statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements. Other duties not listed here may be assigned by leadership.


  • Customer service experience preferred- the love of helping others is a necessity

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and willingness to work as part of a team; ability to communicate effectively and understand and exceed the needs of customers and fellow Team Members.

  • Must be self-motivated and solution-oriented with strong work ethic and integrity.

  • Desire to learn about all aspects of Whole Foods Markets

  • Available for flexible scheduling- nights, weekends and holidays as required.

  • Must work outside in varying weather conditions and temperatures for up to 8 hours a day.

  • Ability to perform physical requirements of position, including lifting up to 50 lbs.

  • Ability to communicate read and comprehend instructions in English.

  • Ability to follow instructions and established procedures.

  • Ability to operate all necessary equipment, Use of box cutters.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Stand and walk for extended periods of time.

  • Bend and stoop to grasp objects and climb ladders. Bend and twist neck and waist, reach above and

below shoulders and squat.

  • Bend and lift loads, not to exceed 50 pounds. Push and pull carts weighing up to 100 pounds.

  • Repetitive use of hands for grasping, pushing, pulling, and fine manipulation.

  • Environmental exposure to extreme temperatures (coolers, ovens, freezer, outdoors, etc.)

About Us:

At Whole Foods Market, we empower our Team Members to make their own decisions, thus creating an environment where people are treated with respect and are highly motivated to excel. We mentor Team Members through education and on-the-job experience. As a result, we are able to fill a majority of leadership roles from our existing Team Member base. We also recognize that there are individuals with talent outside of Whole Foods Market, and have training programs to bring those new leaders into the company.

Our Team Members represent over 50 different nations. We are people from diverse backgrounds and perspectives, yet all work together to meet the needs of our customers.

We offer great benefits beginning with a full complement of medical and other traditional group health plan coverage, 401k plan, and a 20% discount at our stores. To learn more, apply your passion today.

At Whole Foods Market we provide a fair and equal employment opportunity for all team members and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. Whole Foods Market hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the position to be filled.

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