Boulder County Farmers Markets (BCFM) is looking for seasonal market staff for our Boulder and Longmont Farmers Markets. We are seeking energetic and talented individuals who are capable of working independently and as a team, able to multi-task and handle a wide variety of job responsibilities. Ideal candidates should have a passion for local food, be reliable and timely, and thrive in a physical work environment in all weather conditions.
Market Staff will assist in everything from setting up the market in the morning to breaking it down at the end of the day. This includes staffing our market information booth, selling merchandise, communicating with vendors and customers, managing our Eco-Cycle program, and general market activities. Additional opportunities for leadership exist and may be tailored to applicants experience, interest or expertise.
Excellent Customer Service
– Greets and anticipates customer and vendors needs by providing information and quality service.
– Empathetic, holds boundaries, builds relationships and receives feedback well with all BCFM stakeholders – i.e. customers, staff and vendors.
– Takes direction well, and completes all tasks fully and efficiently in a fast-paced environment.
Knowledge of Food Systems & Agriculture
– Working knowledge or desire to learn of the general state of food systems and Colorado agriculture.
Reports directly to Boulder Market Coordinator or Longmont Market Coordinator and Operations Manager
This is a part-time position, 10-18 hours per week, $12-$14/hr
Send resume and cover letter to Elyse at [email protected] if you are interested. Please indicate if you are interested in the Boulder, Longmont Denver or Lafayette position.
Boulder County Farmers Markets is actively working to transform access to nutritious food in our community. Through various programs such as Double Up Food Bucks, WIC vouchers, Veggie Bucks for childcare centers, and more we are ensuring that all members of our community can enjoy locally grown fruits and vegetables.
We want to invite you to consider joining the Food Access Advisory Board. As a member, you will help inform and guide Double Up Food Bucks in Colorado. You are a good fit for the advisory board if you are:
The Advisory Team will serve to share ideas and advise on decisions being made
regarding our food access programs at the market. We are eager to partner with individuals and organizations who can help shape our thinking about food access in Boulder County, and grow our programs over time.
If you are interested in joining the Food Access Advisory Board please fill out this form to apply. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
At the Boulder County Farmers Markets we are passionate about the amazing people in our community who grow our food. Our work is dedicated to supporting these local farmers and ranchers and connecting them with their community. We know food is the center of life and good food is the center of a good life.
Volunteer to be at the Boulder Farmers Market to educate other WIC and SNAP recipients on how to use their benefits. You will receive $10 in Market Bucks for every hour you volunteer. Volunteers are supervised by the onsite BCFM Food Access Coordinator.
To request interest, email [email protected]