SustainFloyd: Mobile Farmers Market Positions

SustainFloyd was created in 2009 as a non-profit organization  that assists the community of Floyd County, Virginia in sustainable, local growth. Their vision is a mix of the past and the future – meaning they work to develop new ideas that will support the next generation of the rural community, while preserving local traditions and history.

SustainFloyd is trialing a mobile farmers market this fall to get local food to folks who don’t make it to the Sat market.  They are hiring some part time help.  Two positions are currently available.

Position 1:  Driver/Lead Market Operator

SustainFloyd is hiring a Driver/Lead Market Operator

Job Description: Load truck with produce & market equipment. Drive to market site.  Set up sales site—includes: creating market chalk board, setting up tables, staking out signs on each side of highway, organizing sales materials.   Run the market—includes: interacting with customers, handling money—cash box (making change), EBT cards, credit cards. Knowledge of produce and local food a plus. Must have good driving record.

Position 2:  Mobile Market Assistant

Assist Driver/Lead Market Operator in all aspects of the mobile market.  (see full description above)

Contact Mike at 745-7333 or e-mail mike@sustainfloyd.org

 

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