Career FAQs

  • How do I apply for a position at Lowes Foods?

    Go to the Careers Page and click on “All Opportunities” box.

  • How do I apply for a new store that is currently under construction?

    As we get close to opening a new store we typically post advertisements online, via our Careers Page, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Glassdoor, in the local newspaper and street side signs at the new store.

  • How long does it take to complete the job application?

    There are two parts to the application process: (1) the application itself and (2) a job "fit" assessment. The entire process takes approximately 10 minutes to complete (for first time applicants).

  • Do you have to complete the application all at once, or can you stop and finish later?

    If at any point during the application process you need to stop, you may save your information and come back later to complete. You must have your login id and password to resume your application.

  • What are the age requirements for working at Lowes Foods?

    Applicants must be at least 16 years old to work for Lowes Foods and at least 18 years old to work in the Deli, Bakery, and Meat department.

  • What are the differences between Department Managers and Assistant or Co-Managers?

    Department Manager

    Department Managers are hourly management positions that supervise specific departments: Those departments are Produce, Meat, Deli, Bakery, Grocery, and Guest Services.

    Assistant Manager

    Assistant Manager positions are hourly positions that oversee the daily operations of the Grocery and Dairy/Frozen departments. Assistant managers are responsible for the entire store in the absence of the Store Manager and Co-Manager.


    Co-Manager positions are salaried store management positions that oversee the daily operations of either Perishables (Produce, Meat, Deli, and Bakery) or Non-Perishables (Grocery, Dairy/Frozen, and Guest Services). A Co-Manager is responsible for the entire store in the absence of the Store Manager.

  • What benefits are you offered as a Lowes Foods employee?

    See the Benefits page for a list of benefits.