Dig Deeper


Part-Time, Seasonal Farmers Market Coordinator

Duration: March 1- October 31, 2018 (25 hours/average week for 36 weeks). Single season opportunity which may be extended for up to 3 seasons (through 2020) based on first year performance and supervisor’s recommendation. Includes evening and weekend hours.

Compensation: $12/hour. No benefits.

Summary: Rodale Institute is seeking a motivated, organized, and customer service-oriented individual as part-time seasonal support for our farmers markets and Agriculture Supported Communities (ASC) farm share program. The position will manage seasonal staff and market operations on location at the weekly markets in Allentown, PA. Market Coordinator will assist with promotion and coordination of program activities with vendors and partner organizations. The goal of the position is to promote, support and boost sales opportunities for local organic farming enterprises in the region while enhancing access to local, organic foods for low-income and low-access neighborhoods. (more…)

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