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PART TIME: FARMERS MARKET STAFF
Every consecutive Sunday at the Leslieville Farmers Market
From September to December 

Farm: Joyfully Organic Farm
Location: Leslieville Farmers Market @ Jonathan Ashbridge Park, Toronto, Ontario

We are seeking a motivated individual to join our farm team, in a market staff role. We are looking for someone who is both passionate about local food + who loves interacting with the public.

Please note: Previous experience in a customer service role is required.

DESCRIPTION: As Market Staff you will work in a team, alongside one of our farmers. As a crucial part of our market team, you will contribute to all aspects of running our market stand. Areas of work will including:

  • Unloading vegetables from farm van ( be able to lift up to 40lbs)
  • Setting up of market stand (tent, tables, vegetables)
  • Restocking
  • Selling to customers
  • Communicating Joyfully Organic Farm’s mission and practices
  • Quick adaptation to changing market conditions
  • Building and maintaining friendly relationships with our customers
  • Completion of weekly market report
  • Taking down of market stand
  • Loading supplies back into farm van

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience working in a customer service setting
  • Knowledge of the importance of local food
  • Self-motivated and hardworking
  • Ability to work at a fast pace
  • Friendly and welcoming disposition
  • Physically fit and capable of lifting farm bins and supplies
  • Positive in attitude and contributes to an efficient and enjoyable work environment

WAGES: Compensation will be determined based on the selected candidates experience and the amount of hours agreed upon.

TO APPLY: Visit the link below, fill out our Market Staff Questionnaire and attach your resume below. Thanks!
https://joyfullyorganicfarm.ca/market-staff

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Aug 27 2019    ID: 54599