GrowNYC is a 50-year-old environmental nonprofit organization - helping more than 3 million New Yorkers by providing essential services and taking action to make NYC a livable city, one where every person can enjoy a healthier, more sustainable life. In particular, our network of Greenmarkets, Farmstands, Fresh Food Box sites, and Greenmarket Co. ensures that all New Yorkers have access to the freshest, healthiest local food.
Greenmarket promotes regional agriculture and ensures a continuing supply of fresh local produce for New Yorkers. Greenmarket supports farmers and preserves farmland for the future by providing regional, small family farmers with opportunities to sell their fruits, vegetables, and other farm products directly to New Yorkers.
Seasonal Market Manager
In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, GrowNYC has been called upon to continue to provide essential food access programs to New Yorkers across the city. Market Managers are Greenmarket’s representatives to the public. On a daily basis, they work to build healthy communities and create an environment where local farmers can sell their products and keep their farms viable. The Market Manager position is seasonal and is comprised of three equally important components – operations, promotions, and Food Access, our at-market food access program. Additionally, Managers will be tasked with ensuring all COVID-19 safety measures.
Responsibilities (include, but are not limited to)
Ability to lift up to 50lbs, though employee may request accommodations as needed.
Schedule: The schedule has variable hours – a minimum of 6 hours a week to no more than 40 hours per week. Shifts are available all days of the week and usually start early in the morning (6am).
Compensation: The position is a non-exempt seasonal and variable hourly position. It pays $16 per hour plus an additional $3 per hour for work done in the field effective through June 30, 2020, and includes only statutory benefits.
Submissions without cover letters will not be considered.
For additional information, please see our website: grownyc.org
P.O. Box 2327
New York, NY 10272
GrowNYC is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer and hires without regard to race, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, or physical disability.