ABOUT THE POSITION
Halifax Brewery Market seeks to provide locally grown and harvested food in a festive atmosphere in the historic Alexander Keith Building in downtown Halifax. The Cooperative Development & Events Management Intern will bring enthusiasm and dedication to developing the Halifax Brewery Farmers Market Cooperative. They will coordinate community outreach efforts, fundraising initiatives and onsite special events. The Intern will work with the cooperative board, staff and stakeholders to expand the cooperatives benefits and membership. The candidate should be passionate about food, local farming and agriculture, and be knowledgeable about the Nova Scotia food & agriculture community. The Intern will report directly to the Market Manager & Program Coordinator.
This is a paid, part-time flexible internship position requiring a commitment of approximately 16-26 hours weekly at a rate of $18-20/hour. Work hours and location are flexible outside of market hours, though occasional availability on market days (Saturdays) is required.
Please submit one two-page PDF document with your name as a the file name. The first page should outline your qualifications and experiences as they relate to the position. The second page should outline your interest in the position, your connection to the market, and one idea you'd like to implement should you be the selected candidate.
Funding requirements provide that candidates must be un/underemployed and 30 years or younger at the start of employment.
The Halifax Brewery Market is commited to employment equity. Candidates facing barriers to employment are encouraged to self-identify and will be provided with employment supports. (ie. critical transportation, assistance with dependents, accommodation needs, accessibility equipment/technology)
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jul 2 2019 ID: 54048