Food Hub Operations Assistant & Driver (seasonal, part-time, 15-20 hours) (New Entry Sustainable Farming Project)
|Organization||New Entry Sustainable Farming Project|
45 Merrimack Street, Suite 500
Lowell, Massachusetts 01852
Food Hub Operations Assistant & Driver (temporary, part-time, 15-20 hours)
Time: 15-20 hours per week.
New Entry Sustainable Farming Project’s (New Entry) mission is to improve our local and regional food systems by training the next generation of farmers to produce food that is sustainable, nutritious and culturally appropriate and making this food accessible to individuals regardless of age, mobility, ethnicity or socio-economic status. In doing this work, New Entry provides critical training, career development, and economic opportunity to new farmers.
World PEAS Food Hub is a project of New Entry. Our Food Hub embodies a unique relationship between producers and consumers, which benefits consumers, small-scale limited-resource farmers, local communities, and the environment. New Entry is a fiscally sponsored project of Third Sector New England.
This position will assist in operations of the World PEAS Food Hub, a local food aggregation facility in Lowell, MA. Responsibilities include assisting in operations and delivery of a 300 plus member, multi-farm Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program and as well as variety of wholesale accounts providing fresh, locally-grown fruits and vegetables to customers around the Boston area.
Essential Job Functions
The candidate will support the Food Hub Coordinator with the following tasks:
|Date Posted||May 8th, 2017|
|Deadline||Open until filled|
|# of Positions Available||1|
|Categories||Aggregation facility / food hub|
|How to Apply||We strongly encourage online applications. http://tsne.org/food-hub-operations-assistant-driver-new-entry-sustainable-farming-project-temporary-part-time-15-20 We also accept applications by mail or fax. Apply by mail to: Third Sector New England, Attn: Employment Manager, NonProfit Center, 89 South Street, Boston, MA 02111; or send by fax to: 617.523.2070.|