180 Intervale Road
Burlington, VT 05401
The Intervale Center seeks a dynamic, mission-driven part-time (16 hours/week, May through October 31st, 2020) People’s Farm and Gleaning Assistant to join our team in Burlington, Vermont. For over 30 years, the Intervale Center has led a community food revolution that sustains farms, land, and people. We have pioneered farm and food innovations like Community Supported Agriculture, commercial composting, riparian restoration, farm business incubation, gleaning and food hub development.
Summary of Position:
The position of People’s Farm and Gleaning Assistant provides the opportunity to work alongside both the Land Stewardship team and the Gleaning and Food Rescue team. This position will work in all aspects of People’s Garden and Farm maintenance. Additionally, they will support staff in the Abenaki Heritage Garden, support harvest and gleaning initiatives including the Fair Share program and help to lead volunteers in both harvest and farming activities. The People’s Garden and Farm provide variety and Pick-Your-Own options to members of the Intervale Center Fair Share, a free CSA option for community members experiencing hunger.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Qualifications and Requirements:
The Intervale Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
|Date Posted||May 20th, 2020|
|Deadline||Open until filled|
|# of Positions Available||1|
|Categories||Support organization: Food Production, Community / public garden, Gleaning programs, Support organization: Food Access and Nutrition|
|Compensation||Compensation is $13.50-16/hour depending on experience and includes limited benefits for seasonal and part-time workers.|
|How to Apply||The Intervale Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and three (3) references to email@example.com.|