Be a Farmers Market Ambassador?

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Interested in Becoming a Market Ambassador?

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Nash County Farmers Market is seeking volunteer seasonal Farmers Market Ambassadors to join our team. Ambassadors would serve as a welcoming face of the Market, promote the Market, coordinate and work closely with the Market Manager and other volunteers, engage with vendors and serve as a liaise with community partners. Volunteers would be expected to work at one of the Markets – Saturdays and Tuesdays – at two times per month

Primary Responsibilities

  • Information Booth Operations
  • Customer Relations
  • Community Outreach and Education as needed

Qualifications

  • Candidates should be friendly, organized and passionate about local foods.
  • Candidates must be available to work at least two or more weekly scheduled market days during the season. Market hours on Saturdays are 8:00 a.m.
    to 1:00 p.m. April through December. Tuesday Market hours are from
    4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. during June, July and August.
  • Ability to work under pressure and in unconventional scenarios.
  • Ability to multi-task and quickly adapt on the job.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a volunteer position, with hours varying according to market need and outreach schedules. No benefits are included.

If you are interested in becoming a Nash County Farmers Market Ambassador please contact Maurine Brown at 252.904.3250.

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MARKET HOURS

SATURDAYS – 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. – April through December
TUESDAYS – 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. – June, July and August