Employment Opportunities

Current Job Openings

 

Food Hub Operations Assistant 

The primary function of this role is to provide on-farm support and logistical coordination for the Big River Farms Food Hub. This includes coordinating CSA box packing and delivering weekly boxes of produce to approximately 15 drop-sites in the Twin Cities Metro Area on a weekly basis, coordination of food donations, cooler management, and delivering produce for farmers markets. This position also assists in maintaining efficient and effective farm operations, adhering to the food safety plan, and providing occasional advice and education on post-harvest handling and food safety for farmers enrolled in the Farmer Education Program. Click here to learn more and apply online.

 

Market Education Coordinator 

The Market Education Coordinator position is part-time, seasonal and not eligible for benefits; hours vary, approximately 15-20 hours per week for about 23 weeks from mid-May through mid-October. The primary function of the Market Education Coordinator is to educate, support, and coordinate logistics for the growers in Big River Farms Farmer Education Program to successfully sell produce at multiple farmers markets during the 2019 growing season. This position also assists with preparation for farmers markets, including post-harvest handling and food safety details. Additionally, this position will also be responsible for marketing and promotion and may also support gathering data for reporting on grant outcomes related to farmers markets, time permitting. Click here to learn more and apply online.

 

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