IGA (Independent Grocers Alliance) is an American retail supermarket chain. The company was founded by a group of independent retailers in 1926. Now, IGA has even its own food brand. IGA is currently operating multi-nationally as it currently has stores in over 30 countries. Outside of the United States, IGA has a big influence on Canadian and Australian grocery business.
IGA (Independent Grocers Alliance) provides both warmness and dedication of a family-owned grocery and professional work environment of a supermarket chain since its foundation. The company offers competitive wages besides other great benefits like pain-on-the-job training, flexible working hours and opportunities for professional development. The present and past employees of the company were and are pleased by their positive reviews.
For more than 90 years, family-owned IGA stores have been giving back and supporting worthy causes all around the world. To help out, IGA Australia has run its Drought Angels appeal, a partnership with the nonprofit Drought Angels that works to help farmers across the continent. They also organize Rural Day Off events to provide farming families with a much-needed reprieve from their tough circumstances. So far, they have raised over $800,000 and another round of fundraising kicked off in 2019.
How to Apply
It is not so hard to apply for a job in IGA. First, go the official webpage of the company, by clicking here.
On the official website, here are the simple steps that you will do, in order to make an online job application:
- Go to the official website.
- As stated on the website, you need to take the printout of the online job application form, fill it manually, and send it to a store near your place. You can find the direct link to the printable job application form at the end of this text on our web page.
Minimum Age to Work: 16
Hours of Operation: Monday-Saturday 8:00am – 9:00pm, Sunday 9:00am-6:00pm.
Job Positions: Sandwich artist, assistant manager, manager.
Printable Job Application Form PDF: Available.
Positions & Salaries
Grocery Clerk: You may work in a wide range of departments, from bakery to meat. You will provide sufficient information about the food to the customer, and will prepare and serve food. You will earn $7.25-10/hour.
Cashier: You will receive payments at the checkout. You will inform the customers about the products and promotions of the store and their prices. You will earn $8-10/hour.
Manager: You will be the head of your team. You need to maintain the financial wellbeing of the store by monitoring the employment efficiency of the employees. You will earn at first $10-12/hour, then the yearly wage rises up to $50,000.
Prerequisite: High school diploma and previous management history.
IGA Application Form PDF
Below you can find the printable job application form of IGA. If you print it, fill it with your pen and submit it to your local IGA store, you will have a better chance of getting hired. Companies give more importance to in-person job applications.
The printable job application form of IGA is 2 pages long. On the first page, write your name, address, telephone number and social security number. Write your desired job position(s) and check your availability. Answer some questions by checking the boxes. Then give information about your education. On the second page, you are asked about your employment history. Complete the section and lastly, sign the form and write the date.
After you download the IGA printable job application form to your computer, you can take a printout of it. Then you can fill out the paper with your pen and submit to the company. Instead, if you want to fill out the application form on your computer without printing it, you may want to convert the document to MS Word format. Here, you can convert documents from PDF format to MS Word format (the file extension of MS Word is doc or docx). Then, you can easily fill out the form on your computer and submit it to the company online.
After you submit your application to IGA, you can expect to get a call back in 2 weeks. If not, this may mean the store isn’t looking for new employees at the time. Once you are invited to an interview, this means most of the application process is completed. The interview environment is friendly. Personal questions are asked alongside with your qualifications for the job. Not too much information is asked during the interview. Some IGA employees report that they take a drug test each week and some other IGA employees report they do not take any at all.
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