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- WHICH POSITION(S) YOU ARE APPLYING FOR
- RESUME or RECENT WORK HISTORY
- TWO REFERENCES - PAST EMPLOYER AND OTHER (NON-FAMILY)
- AVAILABILITY - FULL or PART TIME
I. FARMERS MARKET STAFFER_2016 SEASON **FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY**
- Working at the farmers markets will expose you to many people and other local food industry artisans and farmers. It is a wonderful opportunity to learn more about what people are doing with LOCAL ingredients and where to source a wide array of goods from our Chesapeake Region. FRESHFARM Markets is the top market organization in the DC Metropolitan area and has a remarkable reputation with vendors and customers alike. We are proud to vend with this organization for 5+ years and are looking for the right person to reflect our mission in sustainable ingredients as well as family recipes from which we have grown our business.
- We currently operate at 4 FRESHFARM Markets. We are looking for the right market staffer to sell our products at the following markets; DuPont Circle, DC (Sun. 8:30-1:30), Foggy Bottom (Wed. 3-7pm), by the White House (Thurs. 11-2pm) and Silver Spring, Md (Sat. 9am-1pm). Your commute for all markets will include the following: 1. picking up company vehicle and load product from our kitchen/shop in enough time to get to each market ONE HOUR before the start time. 2. return vehicle to kichen/shop after each market.
- This position requires: an energetic and hardworking person with customer service skills, a pleasant can-do attitude, ability to lift 30-50lbs (tent, weights, product, display equipment), a valid drivers license with clean record and safe driving, knowledge of goods to be sold (to be learned), trust in handling cash, basic math skills, a smart phone (for credit transactions).
- Markets continue through November, rain or shine, hot or cold. We will need a commitment for the entire season. Other opportunities may be available once season ends if you are interested in continued work with us. Note: DuPont Circle and Silver Spring markets operate year-round, winter hours beginning 1hr later.
- FULL-TIME employment opportunity
- Good pay
II. MID-LEVEL BAKER / BAKER ASSISTANT
none at this time.
III. DELIVERY PERSONNEL / RETAIL STAFF
- We are seeking the right person who is available during the day for deliveries (for 2 businesses within the same kitchen; Baklava Couture + Talia's Cuzina) which will occupy about 20 hours/week during the morning/day hours.
- Valid drivers license and clean driving record is a must
- Customer service skills and professionalism is a must
- Please contact us for more details on this position