7. Whole Foods Market
2012 Best Companies rank: 32
Current openings: 1,000

What they're looking for
Positions in stores are available at every level. Other areas with open positions include regional offices, accounting, IT, HR, and purchasing.

Job title with the largest number of openings
The company has approximately 50 positions available for associate team leader.

Secrets to impressing their recruiters
`We hire for attitude and train for skill' is our mantra. If we can find applicants who have strong customer service skills and high energy, and are enthusiastic about the organic and natural foods industry (and who love food), then they are a fit for us. We can train on the other skills later. -- Janet Lapaire, CHRP, Team Member Services Coordinator Whole Foods Market, Pacific Northwest Region




No. of job openings as of Jan. 2, 2012. They are for U.S. only unless otherwise noted.
By Sierra Jiminez, reporter @FortuneMagazine - Last updated January 24 2012: 2:52 PM ET
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