We’re Hiring!

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Sunset Valley Farmstand Operator (Paid Position)

Yard to Market Co-op is growing more than ever!  Come be a part of our brilliant, resourceful, fun, efficient team.

Qualifications and Experience:
2-3 years sales experience. 
Knowledge of local Central Texas growing seasons and climate
. Knowledge of best practices for safe food handling and maintaining life of produce. Excellent demonstrated customer service skills
. Ability to communicate with, train and manage volunteers
. At least 2 references from similar positions
. Experience working with small-scale producers or gardeners
. Spanish language skills preferred but not required
. Experience with gardening or home food production encouraged but not required.
Ability to lift 50 lbs.
Ability to use technology, like smart phones and square.

Required Availability: Saturdays from approximately 7am to 1:30pm.

Roles and Responsibilities:
-Pick-up market materials from Yard to Market base each Saturday and arrive at the Sunset Valley Farmers’ Market no later than 7:30am. (You must have a vehicle.)

-Set up farmstand, check-in and greet volunteers and growers.

-Check in and verify quantity and quality of produce

– Guide and assist volunteer in displaying/storing produce

– Provide sales and information to market shoppers

– Count and report approximate daily sales total and report to Sunset Valley Market Staff

– Note materials requests, special orders, or other issues encountered at the market.

-Pack up produce and farmstand at 1pm and return materials to the Yard to Market base.

To apply: Please send a letter of interest that includes your weekend availability and contact information to lesley@yardtomarket.coop.