How do I go about applying for a job at a specific store location?
There are two main ways you can apply for a job at Roots:

1. You can apply online by clicking the careers link and locating a specific position or apply through future opportunities. Fill out your contact information, and attach a copy of your resume.

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2. Drop your resume to any store location and give it to one of the management staff on duty.

With both methods, should your qualifications match our requirements we will contact you directly to arrange an interview. All resumes are reviewed and kept on file.


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Does Roots have any internship or co-op programs? If so, how do I apply?
Yes, we do! Roots offers many internship/coop programs year round where you can gain valuable experience in many of our departments. For more information on Roots internship programs or how to apply, please email hr@roots.com indicating your department/area of interest, commitment timeframe and resume. Should we be able to accommodate your request, someone from our HR Department will contact you.


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Are there any opportunities for internal promotion or advancement within the company?
Roots recognizes the value in retaining and developing staff that have acquired an understanding of the business. All internal positions (with the exception of some senior management) are communicated through to all areas of our business.


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What benefits do Roots employees receive?
As a Roots employee, you will receive benefits including but not limited to; competitive wages, a generous discount at all Roots stores, comprehensive benefit plan, rewards and recognition, option to participate in the Roots Cares program, relaxed working environment and career advancement.


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I just submitted my resume to the store I want to work at, what is the next step?
Once you submit a resume to a store, it will be reviewed by a member of the management team where it will be determined if your resume matches any open positions. You may be contacted to attend a one-on-one or group interview, depending on the number of staff we are looking to recruit. Additionally, certain positions are conditional on criminal and credit checks prior to employment.


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How does Roots aid employees in embodying the brandsí values and vision to health, fitness and the environment?
Roots offers their employees a number of resources and programs to stay healthy, active and environmentally conscious:

- Free Yoga classes in our Rosedale, Toronto Yoga studio
- Subsidized Pilates classes in our head office
- Corporate Health & Fitness membership rates across Canada
- Roots Cares program that allows employees to take part in different Roots funded environmental initiatives