Village Farm Coordinator in Salt Lake City, UT

The Village Cooperative

Job Description

The Village Cooperative aims to ensure self determination for the residents of Salt Lake County, by building a local solidarity economy and creating a culture of healing for our people. We will accomplish this with local food production and distribution within a network of locally owned cooperative enterprises, while establishing a community that embraces creativity, art, and self expression.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual to help grow and maintain our Food For Families program. This program is dedicated to giving free weekly veggie boxes to families in need. We will be serving over 140 families over the course of the season from April to October.

This is a Part Time position of 20 – 30 hours a week with salary potential. There is also potential for a end of season bonus depending on performance.

Position Duties

  • Work on the farm to help plant, maintain, harvest and distribute produce
  • Work with volunteers in the garden
  • Distribute the food with the help of volunteers
  • Track produce harvested and distributed to families

Position Requirements

  • 1 year Garden/Farm Experience or equivalent
  • Experience with volunteers
  • Ability to self motivate and problem solve

This position has advancement potential of taking over the program and becoming the director so this is a must get opportunity for people who are passionate about food justice.

For inquiries about this job please send your resume to Darin at darin@villagecooperativefarm.orgor call 385-228-8603

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Pay: From $16.00 per hour

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 4 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Salt Lake City, UT 84116: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: One location

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