Based on the size and scope of the company, there are many opportunities to work in a variety of fields besides retail. Distribution, manufacturing, procurement, accounting, HR, Legal, the list goes on. Many long time employees, like myself started in the stores and found their way to a corporate position.
That said, there are many more folks who have made a career in the stores, starting out working in the parking lot and ending up as a Store Manager.
Work days go by quickly, and for those who have a heart for serving customers it's quite enjoyable. Management listens to employees and customers, and makes accommodations for both. The work, especially during the busy holiday season, can be tiring. But it is also rewarding to get feedback from customers and management for making someone's day.
Being a part of a great company that wants to do its best for the community and for its employees is its own reward, and one of the things that makes Wegmans a great place to work.
flexible scheduling, ability to try new things, inspired leadership with a good management team.
Some physically demanding work in the stores, distribution and manufacturing.