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Whole Foods Market
Whole Foods Market
2009 Best Companies rank: 22
Top 3 locations: New York, NY; Austin, TX; Chicago, IL
Number of job openings (as of Jan. 13, 2009): 800

What they're looking for: Retail and non-retail. Positions range from administrative jobs like accounting and IT to store-specific jobs in all departments.

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