Join Our Team!

 At Palmers, everyone is part of the family! Whether you’re looking for part-time hours while you go to school, or a full-time position with lots of room for growth, we have a spot for you. Join a fun-loving, diverse group of like-minded, hard-working individuals.  

Fill out the application below, and/or send us your resume to mike@palmersdarien.com. 

We can’t wait to meet you!


Refer a new employee and get $50 when they sign-on!

Email HR Director, Mike at mike@palmersdarien.com with your fabulous friend’s contact information, resume (if available) and position of interest and we’ll do the rest!

*Gift cards will only be made available if the employee signs-on and stays with Palmer’s for a one month grace period. Gift cards must be physically picked up in-store at the front desk. Gift cards pick up date must be confirmed by recipient via email before they will be made available.

Open Positions

Part-time Bookkeeper

You should be:
• Hardworking and passionate about bookkeeping
• Detail-oriented, professional, and friendly
• Excellent organizational skills
• Demonstrate excellent customer service skills
• Have an owner mentality and thinks like its “their company”
• Lead by example and through clear communication
• Love of learning and improvement. Consistently looking for ways we can better ourselves and our company

• Reconcile all bank accounts
• Reconcile all credit cards
• Record & Reconcile credit card fees
• Reconcile all Balance Sheet Accounts
• Assets
• Liabilities, sales tax recording
• Shareholders’ Equity
• Record Revenue and Sales
• Record Inventory and COGS
• Record Payroll and Reconcile Payroll
• Record Accrued Expenses and Payroll
• Recording of donations and transfers by department
• Review all expense accounts for accuracy and consistency of categorization
• Run Financial Reports for Palmers Management
• Report weekly sales
• Prepare manual checks as and when required
• Maintain a filing system for all financial documents
• Collections of outstanding invoices
• Process Bank Deposits
• Process of monthly sales tax
• Prepare documents for CPA accountant for yearend tax reporting

Preferred Qualifications

• Intermediate with Excel (Vlookups, pivot tables)
• Prior experience with Bookkeeping (3-5 years)
• Knowledge of QuickBooks Online (3-5 years)
• Knowledge of Online Banking
• Tech savvy

Off-site Event Chefs, Captains, Servers and Bartenders

Palmers Catering is busier than ever and looking for passionate event staff to help us create unforgettable events.

In need of all staff positions for the upcoming event season –

• Party Chefs – primarily responsible for the food production and set-up aspects as it pertains to the event. Follow company standards on setting up for the event, event and food procedures, and cleaning.

• Servers – responsible for serving food and beverages to guests at venues or catering events. Their duties include greeting guests and taking their orders, bringing them the correct drinks and dishes and refilling their beverages as needed.

• Bartenders – Performs bartending duties for all events, performance, birthday parties, or wedding receptions. Take each beverage order, serve alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, take payments if necessary, and clean and maintain your workstation.

• Event Captains – This position is responsible for ensuring that his or her assigned events and activities are organized and executed providing a high quality catering service for banquets, receptions and events to achieve customer satisfaction and retention.

Great Pay, Make Your Own Schedule, Fun & Fast-Paced Work Environment

Send your resume and qualifications to Melissa@palmersdarien.com

Sales & Data Entry Superstar

We are looking for a computer savvy individual with excellent customer service skills to join our gourmet-to-go sales team. You will be taking gourmet-to-go orders via phone, email & our website and entering them into our catering software. This is a great job for someone who enjoys working in a fast paced team environment. Schedule is 9am-5pm, 5 days a week.

Savvy Sous Chef

Are you a talented Sous Chef that’s sick of restaurants and working nights and holidays? Palmer’s production kitchen runs from 5:30am-2:30pm and we are CLOSED on Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years and Easter so you can enjoy the holidays with your family! Help run production for our retail store and offsite catered events. Lots of opportunities to work offsite events for additional $$ and cash tips! Fluency in English & Spanish is preferred but not required.

We are looking for an experienced sous chef to join our production team. Help run our in-store & catering production.
• Full time position with benefits
• 5:30am-2:30pm, 5 days a week (must work weekends)
• Fluency in english & spanish preferred by not required

Deli & Prepared Foods Guru

Have a passion for food and customer service? Then our prepared foods department is the place for you. Duties include; slicing deli meat & cheese, assisting customers with prepared foods, setting up the prepared foods case, cooking rotisserie chickens, heating soups, checking out catering orders and packing out gourmet products.

• Full time position with benefits
• 40 hours per week, 5 days. Schedule varies

Applicant Information

    Full Name*
    Open Positions*
    Why Should We Hire you?*
    Additional Information
    Upload resume