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Looking for a career with a company that is committed to meeting every aspect of the triple bottom line (environmental, social, and economic sustainability)? You may have found your home at SOURCE Local Foods! Day in and day out, we not only out work the competition, we out-fun them. Part of the reason we have such a great working environment is because we all know that we are working very hard to make the world a better place, providing excellent, necessary service to many customers. Earn excellent compensation, full benefits, half-day off each month for volunteering, and have the chance to participate in events such as our company ski day, New Belgium Brewery’s Tour de Fat, and more! At SOURCE Local Foods we are making a world of difference, right here at home.

We also operate recycOil, a used cooking oil recycling service. Some of our team members are involved with both while others are dedicated solely to one or the other. Check out the main career areas below to see specific details.


Drivers: Are you looking for a career that keeps you outdoors, in excellent physical shape, and earning the best compensation along with incentives for performance? Call or email for an application and become part of our team of drivers. Our drivers are the backbone of what we do. Far from just delivering food to customer locations, these dedicated professionals need the intelligence to assess what is happening outside our customers’ basic food needs, and to communicate that detailed information to the office staff, always making sure we are taking great care of those customers!


Outside Sales: The SOURCE Local Food Sales Team is the face of our organization. They’re out interacting with our customers day in and day out. Do you enjoy talking with people? Are you independent and self-motivated? Do you have experience working with restaurants and chefs? If so, then a Sales Career at SOURCE may be the perfect job for you.


Office: Think you have the skills to pay the bills? Then we’d like to hear from you! Even if we’re not currently hiring for the position you’re seeking, we are a growing company adding new positions all the time.


Delivery Driver & Customer Service Specialist (Broomfield)

Company Description: SOURCE Local Foods is a wholesale food distribution company that provides all-local, natural, and organic produce, meats, cheeses, dairy, grocery items and more. Here at SOURCE, we're focused on establishing connections between local restaurants and producers, and helping to re-build the local food economy. SOURCE Local Foods is a sister company of recycOil LLC, which believes in creating economic, social, and environmental value by "closing the loop" for regional and local food, fuel, and waste. recycOil provides value to Colorado restaurants, grocers and other food facilities by recycling their used cooking oil for conversion into clean-burning biodiesel. If you are highly motivated, experienced and handle stress well, this is an excellent opportunity to join a high-growth, local company as a Delivery Driver & Customer Service Specialist.

  • Delivering quality local foods to restaurants and grocers throughout Colorado
  • Pick up food from local farms and processors and accurately check all products
  • Move, organize and load food on and off trucks at customer/vendor locations as well as company warehouse
  • Assist in maintaining clean and organized warehouse as required by federal, state and local regulations
  • Interface with food buyers and producers, including talking about product quality and origins
  • Positive, win-win attitude, especially under stress
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Truck driving experience -- including winter and mountain driving and/or farm equipment experience
  • DOT Compliance experience preferred
  • Valid Colorado driver's license -- including a clean MVR record
  • Physical strength and ability to lift 70lbs
  • Ability to pass a DOT physical exam
  • Basic computer, GPS and navigation skills
  • Reliable, year-round transportation
  • Passion and knowledge of local food, agriculture and sustainability is a plus
Compensation, Benefits & Time Commitment
  • $13 / hour, plus performance-based bonus of $1/hr
  • 7am or earlier start time most days, periodic need for later / longer days.
  • Must be available Saturdays!
  • Potential need for occasional 1-night overnight routes as the company grows
  • Sick, Vacation and Holiday Paid Time Off
  • Health & Dental Insurance
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Volunteer Paid Time Off
  • SIMPLE IRA Retirement Savings Plan
  • Employee Local Foods Discount Purchasing Program
Please send a brief description of yourself and your skills and experience to careers@recycOil.com We will then reply and send the official Department of Transportation Driver's Application for Employment required for all commercial driving applicants.



Outside Sales

Responsibilities A SOURCE Local Foods Outside Sales Representative is responsible for providing sales, customer service, relationship maintenance, collections and other related services, as needed, for prospective and current SOURCE Local Foods customers. This includes:
  • Direct food sales to chefs and food buyers
  • Engaging new restaurants and grocers to buy local with SOURCE
  • Accurately entering sales order into QuickBooks
  • Educating chefs and food buyers on local foods procurement cycles & schedules
  • Connecting with customers via in-person visits, phone calls, text messages and email
  • Reporting daily sales calls, successes, and challenges to management team during your “Freshmen” year
This position works primarily outside the office in your specific sales territory. We ask your attendance for regularly scheduled Monday meetings, which may be attended via conference call, and occasional in-person meetings at the Broomfield office.

Other responsibilities include embodying company culture of excellence, continual improvement and fun!

Knowledge: The employee must possess knowledge in the following areas: local food knowledge, knowledge of local producers and farmers, and ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in entering order information.

Skills: The employee must demonstrate the following skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Decision making skills
  • Effective verbal, written and listening communication skills
  • Computer skills, including: QuickBooks, Microsoft Office and Email at a highly proficient level
  • Stress and time management skills
Personal Attributes: The employee must demonstrate the following personal attributes.
  • Personable and customer service oriented
  • Honest and trustworthy
  • Respectful
  • Flexible
  • Possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Demonstrate sound work ethics and time management skills
Compensation: Outside Sales are compensated with a modest base salary of $12,000 annually, paid out semi-monthly, as well as competitive commissions. Outside sales receive 20% of the net sale ($total sale – $cost of goods) on a cash basis.

Benefits: Benefits for this position include.
  • Vacation, Holiday, Volunteer, & Sick Paid Time Off, as well as once-monthly Nature Days
  • Health & Dental Insurance
  • Company-matching SIMPLE IRA Retirement Plan
  • Company cell phone & mileage reimbursement
  • Employee Discount Food Purchasing Program
To be considered for this position, please email your resume to careers@sourcelocalfoods.com!



Assistant Buyer & Inventory Control Specialist (Broomfield)

Purpose: The SOURCE Assistant Buyer & Inventory Control Specialist ensures that SOURCE Local Foods purchasing and inventory operations are accurate and efficient. As a key member of a small team, the Assistant Buyer & Inventory Control Specialist places orders with local meat, produce, grocery, dairy and beverage producers after analyzing and auditing inventory levels and sales patterns to ensure orders are optimized.

  1. General Inventory Control responsibilities
    • Understand and communicate the critical importance of tight, accurate inventory control, recordkeeping and inventory accuracy procedures.
    • Actively monitor / audit product inventory levels, product quality, food safety compliance and all associated paperwork
    • Physically check and count products in the warehouse as needed
    • Accurately track transactions in the inventory control software and other data management software
    • Investigate and resolve record keeping errors and product discrepancies
    • Understand the entire SOURCE Local Foods product mix
    • Communicate with lead buyers, sales reps and company management regarding inventory levels, product quality, deliveries, pick-ups and other matters as needed
    • Implement new policies and procedures to continually improve accuracy, compliance and vendor satisfaction
  2. General Assistant Buyer responsibilities
    • Fully understand SOURCE's local procurement model
    • Assess order history and order projections product-by-product
    • Plan order levels to maximize customer satisfaction while minimizing spoilage from over-ordering
    • Place many diverse orders per day by each producer's deadline
    • Communicate supply and procurement issues to the team
  3. Participate in team meetings on a regular and as-needed basis

  • Highly organized and detail oriented, with demonstrated experience optimizing business systems
  • Reliable and takes personal ownership over work and work product
  • Demonstrated MS Excel proficiency including formulas, organizing, moving and manipulating data, pivot tables and Vlookups and graphing
  • Demonstrated experience with accounting and inventory control software
  • Strong time-management skills with ability to perform well in a high-intensity / high-growth environment
  • Experience with warehouse shipping, receiving and inventory control measures
  • Food industry experience
  • Experience with food safety compliance, HACCP certification ideal
  • Dedicated to customer service and works well with a team
  • Physical strength and ability to lift 70lbs
  • Reliable, year-round transportation
  • Passion and knowledge of local food, agriculture and sustainability is a plus
Knowledge and Skills:
  • General warehouse operations, inventory control measures including cycle counts, shrink reduction procedures, food safety
  • Knowledge of working with farmers, ranchers and food producers as well as colorado meats, dairy, produce and grocery products
  • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy
  • Very effective organizational and analytical skills
  • Effective verbal, listening, and written communication skills, especially via phone
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Decision making and problem solving skills
  • Computer skills including the ability to operate QuickBooks, Microsoft Word and e-mail at a highly proficient level
  • Stress and time management skills
Personal Attributes:
  • Strong work ethic and desire for excellence
  • Personable and customer service oriented
  • Honest, trustworthy, and respectful
  • Flexible and able to function well in multiple work environments
  • Possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Demonstrated perseverance, drive and focus
  • Detail-Oriented and Highly organized
Physical Demands:
  • Long hours working in the warehouse; includes sitting at a computer, walking around the warehouse, operating reach truck, twisting, bending, reaching, and lifting up to 70 lbs.
Schedule: On-duty during business hours, flexible schedule a must, may start as early as 5am if needed, occasional evening work, schedule may shift as necessary. Will split time between a busy warehouse and a busy open-layout office where there is risk of constant interruption.

  • PTO including: Sick, Vacation, Holiday, Volunteer and Ski Days
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Vision Discount Plan (If enrolled in dental insurance)
  • SIMPLE IRA Retirement Savings Plan
  • Employee Local Foods Discount Purchasing Program
Compensation: Salary Position, based on experience

If interested, please send resume and cover letter to careers@sourcelocalfoods.com