Hiring for Farmers Market Staff
Shooting Star CSA is a 15-acre, certified organic farm located in Fairfield's Suisun Valley. We have a CSA program and sell through weekly farmers markets. For more about our farm, visit our website http://www.shootingstarcsa.com.
We are looking for a highly motivated individual to work our weekend farmers markets (Saturdays and Sundays). This is a fun, fast-paced work environment! The markets are great for someone who enjoys eating healthy food, cooking, and interacting with our wonderful customers.
The work day starts and ends at the farm in Fairfield. A typical day involves loading the van, driving to the market, setting up, selling, keeping the stall looking tidy and well stocked, and interacting with customers. After the market is over, break down the stall, drive back to the farm and unload.
This seasonal position is approximately 18 hours/week, May through November. Must be able to work weekends.
The ideal candidate for this position has a good work ethic, passion for farming and food, the ability to take initiative, and a good sense of humor. Punctuality and reliability are key. Work is fast paced. Previous farmers market experience would be great but we’re willing to train the right person!
This position requires lifting, must be able to lift 50lbs. Must have a clean driving record and current drivers license.
Please email your resume, two references, and a short description of why you would like to work for us to: firstname.lastname@example.org. In person interview is required.