Now Hiring: Full-time Curator/Buyer and Part-time Stocking Position

full-time
Buyer / Curator

Goose is dedicated to offering the finest foodstuffs from near and far. Curating the contests of Goose's shelves means understanding the principles of Slow Food, taking cues from the season, and making connections with new and emerging producers.

The full-time Curator / Buyer oversees research, selection, purchasing, receiving, stocking, and inventory management of an ever-changing selection of products from high quality, small batch, unique producers. Product areas include dry goods, pastries and baked goods, produce, fresh and cured meats, non-perishables, beverages, and more.

Experience with inventory managements systems is required while experience with cost controls, retail cost calculations, and purchasing is preferred. The ideal candidate has a culinary background and is highly organized and self motivated.

With a regular working schedule of 7am - 4pm, Monday through Friday, additional availability for monthly inventories is required. This full-time position includes health insurance and retirement benefits plus company perks.

Applicants are encouraged to apply in person at Goose the Market: 2503 N. Delaware St. Indianapolis IN 46205 Applicants who cannot apply in person may submit a cover letter + resume to jobs [at] goosethemarket.com No phone calls please.

part-time
Stocking Position

The ideal candidate is a self-starter with an aesthetic eye and a talent for assembling beautiful displays. Working closely with Goose's General Manager and Buyer / Curator, this Stocking Position includes evaluating product quality, maintaining product rotation, and working quickly, cleanly, and efficiently while guests are shopping. A friendly, positive spirit is required, and candidates with culinary interests are encouraged to apply.

Work includes some heavy lifting, light cleaning, and climbing stairs. This part-time position offers above average hourly wage + company perks. 

Applicants are encouraged to apply in person at Goose the Market: 2503 N. Delaware St. Indianapolis IN 46205 Applicants who cannot apply in person may submit a cover letter + resume to jobs [at] goosethemarket.com No phone calls please.

New Spice Rubs + Marinades

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Order your local beef, pork, poultry, lamb, and more at the Goose counter. We're cutting to order and serving up our new house-made Spice Rubs + Marinades

Available anytime every day starting at just 50¢

And complimentary with your protein purchase during #HappyHour 4-6pm Monday - Friday

Spice Rubs
BBQ: 
Lemon Spice
4 Peppercorn
Garden
Spicy Ginger

50¢ per pound of meat

Marinades:
Herb and Honey
Batali Spice
Southern Thai
Champagne Garlic
Soy Ginger

$1.50 per pound of meat

Available every day + Complimentary with your protein purchase during #HappyHour 4-6pm Monday - Friday

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Katie's 5th Goosiversary

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Five years ago, Katie took up a position behind the cheese counter at Goose and quickly ripened into supervisor and head cheesemonger. As she represented Goose at American Cheese Society national conferences and built relationships with cheesemakers and affineurs near and far, Katie selects rare, seasonal, and whey cool cheeses that make the Goose shelves bloom. 

Over the years, Katie has assembled some of the most beautiful selections to ever inspire appetites. But what makes Katie the big cheese is her talent for assembling people around those curds and whey. She arranges cornucopia boards for Goose events and her popular cheese classes that inspire oohs and ahhs and, most importantly, a shared experience that makes everything taste better. Quick with a smile, she partners with Goose guests and really listens to their preferences because she cares so much about selecting exactly the right wedge for their moment. She explains the stories behind the wheels with a careful, calm insight that makes the samples she passes across the counter feel like treasures only more valuable when shared. 

Katie's affinity for curds is contagious, and her spirit helps guide Goose. We're grateful for her expertise in product and people. Give her a high five and ask about her favorite wheel in the case when you come in soon. Thank you, Katie, and Happy Fifth Goosiversary!

Now Hiring

Update: these positions have been filled; however, Goose is always accepting applications (for Goose the Market, Oca SKB, Oca SKS, and Smoking Goose). If you're interested in working with us, stop by to complete an application or submit your resume + cover letter to jobs [at] goosethemarket.com

Goose is now accepting applications for full and part time and full time positions working at Goose the Market, Smoking Goose, and Oca

Goose the Market's open positions include:

  • Meat Monger: cutting meats to order, making sausages, spice rubs, and marinades
  • Cheesemonger: cutting charcuterie + cheeses to order, creating beautiful cheese boards and displays 
  • Enoteca Staff: serve small plates and beer + wine by the glass , assist guests with beer + wine pairings
  • Barista: ring up customer purchases, make coffee drinks, create beautiful displays

These are front-of-the-house positions. The ideal candidate is a people person who enjoys interacting with guests and sharing details on #GoodCleanAndFair foodstuffs. Able to multitask and maintain a positive, friendly demeanor at all times, these position require excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and an aesthetic eye for creating displays and maintaining product quality. 

Be part of the team that
- provides guests with exceptional front-line customer service
- demonstrates excellent product knowledge
- maintains a positive attitude and team spirit
- upholds standards for organization and cleanliness
- and more

Applicants with prior experience working in food service are encouraged to apply; however, on-the-job training is provided and a willingness to learn is essential for these positions. These positions generally average $12-14/hour with tips, and heath insurance + retirement benefits are available for full-time positions. 

How to apply: 
Apply in person at Goose the Market 2503 N. Delaware St. Indianapolis IN 46205. Applicants who cannot apply in person may email a cover letter and resume to jobs [at] goosethemarket.com No phone calls please.

Ham you heard about the Goose Gang?

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As meat monger Kevin celebrates five years smiling behind the counter, Goose is excited to announce his new position has Head Butcher. Happy anniversary and congratulations, Kevin!

A trip to Ireland earlier this spring for the World Butcher Championship as one of only two Americans on the educational and networking program helped feed Kevin's insatiable hunger to fine tune his craft with techniques and advice from master butchers the world over. (Be sure to ask him about being adopted by the New Zealand national butchering team!)

  One of Kevin's most delicious memories is from a trip to visit family in Spain just after turning 21. Every bar had different tapas, but when they pulled up a stool at one in the shadow of the   Alhambra, slices of dry cured ham helped make the memory. "Sitting in the night in this ancient city, with family I hadn't seen in too long, enjoying this beautiful dry cured meat, and having this amazing palace lit up across the road from us... Pretty great."

One of Kevin's most delicious memories is from a trip to visit family in Spain just after turning 21. Every bar had different tapas, but when they pulled up a stool at one in the shadow of the Alhambra, slices of dry cured ham helped make the memory. "Sitting in the night in this ancient city, with family I hadn't seen in too long, enjoying this beautiful dry cured meat, and having this amazing palace lit up across the road from us... Pretty great."

Kevin is as passionate about the artistry and sourcing of butchery as he is about the dinner on your table. His excitement is contagious whenever he answers what would make the best dinner from today's meat case. Backed by years of hands-on experience, he's a trusted and jolly source whether seeking that special, specific cut or simply seeking suggestions. 

That expertise combined with a gentle spirit makes Kevin a rare cut (wink). Help us celebrate his fifth goosiversary and a well-deserved promotion. Congrats, Head Butcher Kevin!

Speaking of celebrations, Kevin's ham-ing a party... Register for his new seated, guided Ham Classes! In June, he'll lead a tasting of five domestic hams followed by July's class featuring five hams from Italy, Spain, France, and beyond. Between bites, Kevin shares how the hams were made and what makes them special from a fellow butcher's expert training. Served up with paired accompaniments (and drinks!) plus a tasty swag bag to take home, Kevin's Charcuterie Nights are in session this summer.

Now Hiring

Meat Monger: Part-Time

The ideal candidate is a people person who enjoys hosting. Able to multitask and maintain a positive, friendly demeanor at all times, this front-of-the-house position requires excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and an aesthetic eye for creating displays and maintaining product quality. 

Duties include:
- slicing and packing meats to order
- butchering subprimal cuts
- making sausages, marinades, spice rubs, and more
- creating enticing displays
- working directly with customers to fill orders and provide production information
- assisting cheesemongers and sandwich makers

Be part of the team that
- engages guests in exceptional service
- demonstrates excellent product knowledge
- maintains a positive attitude and team spirit
- upholds standards for organization and cleanliness
- and more

Applicants with prior experience working in food service are encouraged to apply; however, on-the-job training is provided and a willingness to learn is essential for this position.

How to apply for this part-time position with above-average hourly wage + tips: 
Apply in person at Goose the Market 2503 N. Delaware St. Indianapolis IN 46205. Applicants who cannot apply in person may email a cover letter and resume to jobs [at] goosethemarket.com No phone calls please.

Goose is grown: now hiring full and part time positions

Applicants are encouraged to apply in person at 2503 N Delaware St Indianapolis IN 46205. Those who cannot apply in person may submit a cover letter + resume to jobs [at] goosethemarket.com No phone calls please.

Continue scrolling down for more information about new positions including:

- part-time Meat Monger
- full-time Cheesemonger
- full-time Supervisor
- Experienced General Manager

Meat Monger: Part-Time

The ideal candidate is a people person who enjoys hosting. Able to multitask and maintain a positive, friendly demeanor at all times, this front-of-the-house position requires excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and an aesthetic eye for creating displays and maintaining product quality. 

Duties include:
- slicing and packing meats to order
- butchering subprimal cuts
- making sausages, marinades, spice rubs, and more
- creating enticing displays
- working directly with customers to fill orders and provide production information
- assisting cheesemongers and sandwich makers

Be part of the team that
- engages guests in exceptional service
- demonstrates excellent product knowledge
- maintains a positive attitude and team spirit
- upholds standards for organization and cleanliness
- and more

Applicants with prior experience working in food service are encouraged to apply; however, on-the-job training is provided and a willingness to learn is essential for this position.

How to apply for this part-time position with above-average hourly wage + tips: 
Apply in person at Goose the Market 2503 N. Delaware St. Indianapolis IN 46205. Applicants who cannot apply in person may email a cover letter and resume to jobs [at] goosethemarket.com No phone calls please.

update: this position has been filled
Cheesemonger: Full-Time

The ideal candidate is a people person who enjoys hosting. Able to multitask and maintain a positive, friendly demeanor at all times, this front-of-the-house position requires excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and an aesthetic eye for creating displays and maintaining product quality. 

Duties include:
- engaging guests with information about a quickly rotating selection of farmstead cheeses, cured meats, and more
- creating enticing cheese + charcuterie retail displays
- slicing and packaging cured meats and cheeses to order
- taking orders as well as prepping and making sandwiches

Be part of the team that
- provides guests with exceptional front-line customer service
- demonstrates excellent product knowledge
- maintains a positive attitude and team spirit
- upholds standards for organization and cleanliness
- and more

Applicants with prior experience working in food service are encouraged to apply; however, on-the-job training is provided and a willingness to learn is essential for this position.

How to apply for this full-time position with above-average hourly wage + benefits:
Applicants are encouraged to visit Goose the Market at 2503 N. Delaware St. to complete an application in person. Those who cannot visit in person may submit a cover letter + resume to jobs [at] goosethemarket.com No phone calls please.


update: this position has been filled
Experienced General Manager

The General Manager works closely with all staff and supervisors to execute Goose’s carefully curated selection of good, clean, and fair foods served with exceptional front-line customer service.As the leader of all market operations, the ideal General Manager has:

  • at least three years experience in a food related business such as a retail storefront or butchering, farming, cooking, etc.
  • at least two years management experience in a business with top line annual revenues of at least $2-5 million
  • a solid understanding of and demonstrated support for good, clean, and fair food
  • excellent planning and problem solving skills
  • excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • excellent leaderships and mentoring skills 
  • excellent event management skills
  • experience using Quickbooks 
  • experience with inventory management of a perishable product

General Responsibilities include:

  • Will hold all general manager responsibilities
  • Upholds and enforces quality standards and guest satisfaction of the Goose
  •  Reserves the right to use any means necessary within reason to ensure guest satisfaction
  • Supervision and management of all operations within the market
  • Key holder with alarm code access
  • Cash handling
  • Writing budgets, monitoring the budget and profit margins
  • Scheduling of the entire team
  • Supervision and management of Purchasing and Receiving
  • POS knowledge and training

Review the complete job description and apply with cover letter + resume to jobs [at] goosethemarket.com No phone calls please. 

Update: this position has been filled
Supervisor

The Supervisor serves as the Manager on Duty and leads the staff in fulfilling Goose's commitment to exceptional front-line customer service. 

Supervisors work closely with the General Manager on organization and planning while also working closely with staff on everyday operations. 

This is a front-line service position that balances serving Goose guests while also supervising staff. Duties include overseeing and organizing task lists, monitoring inventory, preparing order lists, receiving deliveries, and executing product rotation and display projects. 

The ideal candidate is a team player who maintains an infectious positive attitude. She or he responds calmly and thoughtfully to all situations including those that may require immediate attention and action. 

This full-time, hourly position offers above average hourly pay + tips and benefits.

How to apply
Come to Goose the Market (2503 N Delaware St Indy 46205) to complete an application or email cover letter + resume to jobs [at] goosethemarket.com No phone calls please.

 

Growing Goose: Now Hiring

Applicants are encouraged to apply in person at 2503 N Delaware St Indianapolis IN 46205. Those who cannot apply in person may submit a cover letter + resume to jobs [at] goosethemarket.com No phone calls please.

Barista

The ideal candidate is a people person who enjoys hosting. Able to multitask and maintain a positive, friendly demeanor at all times, the Barista rings up customers, makes coffee drinks, serves gelato, fields questions in person and over the phone, and creates enticing product displays.

This front-of-the-house position requires excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and an aesthetic eye for creating displays and maintaining product quality. 

Be part of the team that
- engages guests in exceptional front-line customer service
- demonstrates excellent product knowledge
- maintains a positive attitude and team spirit
- upholds standards for organization and cleanliness
- and more

How to apply
Applicants are encouraged to visit Goose the Market at 2503 N. Delaware St. to complete an application in person. Those who cannot visit in person may submit a cover letter + resume to jobs [at] goosethemarket.com No phone calls please.

Experienced General Manager

The General Manager works closely with all staff and supervisors to execute Goose’s carefully curated selection of good, clean, and fair foods served with exceptional front-line customer service.As the leader of all market operations, the ideal General Manager has:

  • at least three years experience in a food related business such as a retail storefront or butchering, farming, cooking, etc.
  • at least two years management experience in a business with top line annual revenues of at least $2-5 million
  • a solid understanding of and demonstrated support for good, clean, and fair food
  • excellent planning and problem solving skills
  • excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • excellent leaderships and mentoring skills 
  • excellent event management skills
  • experience using Quickbooks 
  • experience with inventory management of a perishable product

General Responsibilities include:

  • Will hold all general manager responsibilities
  • Upholds and enforces quality standards and guest satisfaction of the Goose
  •  Reserves the right to use any means necessary within reason to ensure guest satisfaction
  • Supervision and management of all operations within the market
  • Key holder with alarm code access
  • Cash handling
  • Writing budgets, monitoring the budget and profit margins
  • Scheduling of the entire team
  • Supervision and management of Purchasing and Receiving
  • POS knowledge and training

Review the complete job description and apply with cover letter + resume to jobs [at] goosethemarket.com No phone calls please. 

Supervisor

The Supervisor serves as the Manager on Duty and leads the staff in fulfilling Goose's commitment to exceptional front-line customer service. 

Supervisors work closely with the General Manager on organization and planning while also working closely with staff on everyday operations. 

This is a front-line service position that balances serving Goose guests while also supervising staff. Duties include overseeing and organizing task lists, monitoring inventory, preparing order lists, receiving deliveries, and executing product rotation and display projects. 

The ideal candidate is a team player who maintains an infectious positive attitude. She or he responds calmly and thoughtfully to all situations including those that may require immediate attention and action. 

This full-time, hourly position offers above average hourly pay + tips and benefits.

How to apply
Come to Goose the Market (2503 N Delaware St Indy 46205) to complete an application or email cover letter + resume to jobs [at] goosethemarket.com No phone calls please.

 

Check out other open positions at Oca and Smoking Goose.