Note: this position is part time. However, for the right candidate this position could be paired with the Brooksdale Farm Assistant position for a full-time job. Please see Brooksdale Farm Assistant job posting.
A Rocha is an international Christian organization which, inspired by God’s love, engages in scientific research, environmental education, community-based conservation projects and sustainable agriculture. We envision the transformation of people and places by showing God’s love for all creation.
A Rocha Canada Brooksdale Environmental Centre is one of the most dynamic environmental centers in North America. Brooksdale’s 27-acre property is a living lab comprised of forests, a threatened river system, an organic farm, and heritage houses. This unique combination of sensitive wildlife habitat and agricultural land makes Brooksdale a place where critical environmental issues are researched, addressed, and solved.
The A Rocha Market Manager works in collaboration with the Program Development Manager to oversee the A Rocha Market. The A Rocha Market is a farm and gift shop, selling seasonal produce from our 3-acre Brooksdale and Kingfisher Farms, other locally produced fruits and vegetables, and sustainably and ethically sourced gifts.
Reports directly to the Program Development Manager and works in collaboration with the Farm Manager and Assistant Farm Manager. Provide supervision and instruction to Interns and Volunteers.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Work takes place indoors and outdoors at Brooksdale Environmental Centre. The Market Manager is required to work in all weather conditions. Work in extreme weather conditions may be required. Long working hours may also be required for special events and on other occasions. Shared indoor office space is provided at Brooksdale, though the Market Manager will be required to communicate with other Brooksdale staff to avoid space conflicts.
QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS
HOW TO APPLY
Email, as a single PDF document, a cover letter and resume clearly detailing your experience and qualifications for this position to Ryan Weemhoff:
Ensure your email subject line states: A Rocha Market Manager position. If also applying to the Brooksdale Farm Assistant position include both position titles in the subject line.
Ensure your name and position title are included in the PDF file name.
The application intake period will close at 11:59 PM on Saturday, Aug 24, 2019, or until the position has been filled.
Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. Please no phone calls or emails.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Aug 12 2019 ID: 54461