Farmers’ Market Assistant

Website Longer Table Farm

Organic farm growing mixed vegetables and cut flowers

The main role of the Market Assistant is to assist the market lead in all aspects of the farmer’s market. This includes loading and unloading, interacting with customers and organizing orders. The ability to chat knowledgeably with customers while maintaining an efficient workflow is a must. The Market Assistant will also work two days a week on farm where they will learn about the farm while assisting the primary vegetable and flower crews. Markets days are typically 8-10 hours and farm days are 8-9 hours.

  • Full-time (Thursday-Monday), May-November.
  • $19/hr+ DOE
  • Opportunity to earn commission as a percentage of sales at each market

Experience & Qualifications 

  • Customer service experience required
  • Valid California Drivers License & a clean driving record
  • Ability to safely drive a large vehicle (long Sprinter van)
  • Enjoy conversing with customers and making sales
  • Reliable personal transportation required
  • Passion for local food and agriculture
  • Basic knowledge of vegetable and flower varieties
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs and stand for long periods of time
  • Previous vegetable or flower farming experience is a plus

To apply, please send your resume to info@longertablefarm.com AND complete our brief application by clicking here or pasting this link into your browser: https://forms.gle/2x7Ur8HZm1GqFETYA

 

To apply for this job email your details to info@longertablefarm.com