Farmer’s Market Assistant

Cropthorne Farm is certified organic family farm located on Westham Island, in Delta. We have been growing a huge diversity of high quality organic food since 2009 and are passionate about what we do.

We are looking for energetic people to help us at one or more of our market stalls at the following locations:

  • Kits one position June 27-October 31
  • West End one position early to mid July-October 30
  • Downtown one position mid July-October 6

**Positions could be combined with an on-farm stand position we are hiring if looking for full-time work**

WE ARE LOOKING FOR SOMEONE WHO IS:

·Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment

·Detail and quality focused

·Excellent customer service and communication skills

·Physically able to complete tasks, able to lift up to 40 lbs

·Able to work outdoors in all weather conditions

·Able to manage cash transactions

·Reliable and on time

·Fluent in English

·Must be able to commit to (nearly) all market dates

ASSETS INCLUDE:

·Knows how to prepare and cook a variety of vegetables

·Familiarity with local, sustainable, organic agriculture

·Loves good food

TASKS INCLUDE:

·Set up and take down the display at the stall.

·Restock and maintain quality of produce and display with food safety in mind

·Serve customers and carry out cash and credit transactions accurately

·Assist CSA members with weekly box pickups.

·Bag and weigh items for sale

WAGE:

Includes vacation pay per market

· $119.00 (Kits & West End)

· $103.00 (Downtown) 

·15% off vegetables at our stall.

 

Please send your resume and covering letter, stating what location and start date you are apply for and any known days off required to: Lydia at lydia@cropthornefarm.com