CIEE (I.30-II.01 online)

Giant Food store 389 & 387


Rehoboth Beach & Millville, Delaware (near Ocean City)

6.05-20 to 9.15-25

Food Clerk

Many Work & Travel students!



Giant Food Store’s ( story starts in 1936 when N.M. Cohen and Samuel Lehrman founded Giant Food Inc. He opened Washington, DC’s first supermarket. Today Giant Food is a supermarket chain with over 150 stores throughout Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia.

For over 75 years, they have operated their business with a single goal in mind: delivering unmatched selection, quality and value.

The 2 Giant Food stores are in a great beach location! Check out the local website for things to see, do and take advantage of while in the area. Summer is the busy tourist season for weekend getaways and vacation trips due to great beaches, shopping and quaint atmosphere and many great summer activities.


At Giant Food Store you can expect to get the following position:

  • Food Clerk – $12.00/h


Giant Food Stores do not offer a housing. Very important – housing must be secured prior to coming to the United States. Housing will cost from $125/week to $150/week.  Housing is very limited and students should plan early to secure it prior to their arrival. Most property owners, if not all, will expect to have a security deposit prior to moving in of at least $250. Employer provides some links to potential housing.


The perks of working at Giant Food Store:

  • There is a heavy J-1 population  and numerous groups that support and sponsor events, meals and trips so you will have a lot of fun! Please visit,
  • Great beach resort area!
  • Just a few hours from Washington, D.C. & Philadelphia!
  • Employer will hold a CSI class that will include a luncheon and some time for all students to interact and give feedback to our management
  • Tax free shopping!