Our network of farmers markets, Youthmarkets, Fresh Food Box pick-ups, and Greenmarket Co. ensures that all New Yorkers have access to the freshest, healthiest local food.
Greenmarket Farmer Market participants operate independently owned businesses. Individuals hired by market participants are not employees of GrowNYC or Greenmarket.
Cato Corner Farm, Market Staff
Cato Corner Farm, a family-owned dairy farm making award-winning cheeses, is seeking a personable, motivated individual to help sell cheese at the Union Square Greenmarket every Saturday, year round. Hours: 9 AM to 4 PM. Job description on our website at www.catocornerfarm.com.
To apply email Mark at email@example.com.
Grape Hollow Farm, NYC Farmers Market Coordinator
We’re a diversified permaculture farm in Holmes, NY that values land stewardship, ethical livestock production, and producing wholesome food for our growing customer base. We utilize biodynamic, permaculture, and organic practices. If you're interested in selling the most delicious seasonal vegetables, heritage chicken, heritage chicken eggs, fine wool products (seasonally), honey, maple syrup and other amazing farm products - and supporting local farming while you're at it – please apply!
Sunday Schedule and Duties: Load market vehicle at Grape Hollow Farm on Sunday morning around 5:30 AM, drive 1.5 hours to NYC to drop off market products and supplies with GHF sales team-members at Tompkins Square Greenmarket, Bartel-Pritchard Square Greenmarket and potential third Greenmarket. Markets in NYC begin at 9am and therefore the drop-off at each market should take place by 8:30 AM. The Market Coordinator will then put on their salesperson’s hat and work a Greenmarket until 3pm, load up the vehicle, and pick up the market products and supplies at each of the other markets and return to Grape Hollow Farm. Additional hours for farm duties available upon request (primarily for Friday harvests).
Starting pay rate is $15/hr, position start date is ASAP with flexible end date (Oct/Nov ideal). Good driving record required and previous sales experience or strong interest is preferred; must have a positive attitude, friendly demeanor, and not be afraid to take initiative!
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with a brief introduction and resume. If you prefer to call, please call Curtis at 518-338-6266. Check out www.grapehollowfarm.com
Consider Bardwell, Market Staff
Consider Bardwell Farm is a pasture-based dairy farm, making and aging award winning raw cow’s and goat’s milk cheeses. We balance traditional cheese styles and sustainable farming practices with state-of-the-art production of cheeses that are unique to our team, our animals, and our corner of Vermont. We take the greenmarkets very seriously as a crucial part of our business and an asset to every neighborhood. Buying food direct from the producers is uncommon and impactful. We want people who take their work seriously while at work, and we want to help our employees excel in whatever their long term goals may be. We are looking for engaging and curious staff to bring their unique background and passion to our Greenmarket stands. We've employed artists, chefs, dancers, marketing professionals, and policy wonk grad students, with the only constants being authenticity, responsibility and grit. We'd pride ourselves over having very low turnover, but the bulk of that credit goes to the team itself. We aim to make our stand the most fun and engaging stand at every farmers market. We're currently operating 16 weekly stands, in a mix of strong established markets and growing new ones. We're a strong operation of smart people supported by smart logistics, but we're always looking for someone new to find opportunities we're missing. This is where you can make an immediate impact in small scale food.
-FULL and PART TIME shifts available
-Must have a valid drivers license with a clean driving record.
-Must be able to lift 50 pounds, and be comfortable working outside.
-Weekend availability is a must. We want to get you to a consistent set schedule as soon as possible, but we make schedule flexibility a priority if desired.
-Pay is hourly and above market rate for food retail, and we offer clear and attainable bonuses for monthly sales targets. We want people to take ownership over their markets, and will work with you to help realize creative avenues towards new sales and community outreach.
Contact Charles Britz at email@example.com
Keith's Farm, Field Crew
Well-established and profitable certified organic farm in Orange County, NY is seeking 2-3 field crew members for the 2018 season and beyond. All skills welcome. Competitive wage (commensurate with experience) and housing provided. Contact Keith Stewart — 845-856-4955 — firstname.lastname@example.org
About Keith's Farm: The farm property is an old dairy in rural Orange County, NY, near Port Jervis. We have been certified organic by NOFA-NY for 29 years. Total acreage is 88.5 with about 25 tillable, including black dirt / muck. The property is protected by conservation easement, with a few acres reserved for development. We market our produce at the Union Square Farmers Market in New York City twice weekly from late May until year end and, on a call-in basis, during the winter months. We have three tractors and assorted farm implements, a greenhouse, two high tunnels, good worker housing, and some storage facilities.
City Saucery, Market Sales
City Saucery is looking for market salespeople for Wednesdays and Saturdays. We're looking for the right people to handle our market stand at Wednesdays Union Square and Saturdays for both Union Square and Grand Army Plaza. We currently attend these market locations and need one person per market to help. You'll work part of the day selling local, organic crushed and quartered tomatoes as well as our popular Ugly Sauces (plus more as we head into high season). We're looking for reliable people, able to lift up to 60lbs., and have high energy. Driver's license and access to a car preferred (not required). We take great pride in our friendly customer service with a smile and look for those qualities in market employees. We have loyal customers expecting a certain level of customer service that they've grown accustomed to from our small local family brand.
For more info and inquiries please contact Michael at email@example.com
Lani's Farm, Market Sales
Lani's Farm, a specialty produce farm from Burlington County, NJ, is looking for a stand worker for the Tribeca Greenmarket (located at Greenwich St. between Chambers and Duane) starting ASAP. Hours are 5:30am-3:30pm every Saturday. The pay is $15/hour. Contact Penney by text only at 718-866-5431.
Row by Row Farm, Market Sales
Row by Row Farm is looking for market salespeople for Thursday and Saturday. We're looking for one vendor for Thursday at the Tucker Square Greenmarket, one Saturday vendor at the Union Square Greenmarket and one Saturday vendor at the Tucker Square Greenmarket. We attend markets from June-November. You'll work a full and exciting day selling organic vegetables with our wonderful sales people. We're looking for folks who are reliable, physically fit and able to lift 40lb., good at multi-tasking and have high energy. We take pride in our warm and friendly customer service and look for those qualities in a market employee. We show up rain or shine and expect our market employees to do so as well. For more info and inquiries please contact Mira at firstname.lastname@example.org
Runner & Stone, Market Sales
Runner & Stone, a seasonal American bakery located in the Gowanus area of Brooklyn, is looking for marketeers to work at our two market stand locations - Union Square Greenmarket on Saturdays and Park Slope, Brooklyn on Sundays. Candidates must be friendly, punctual, honest, able to drive a van, and interested in learning about artisanal, naturally leavened breads and pastries that use locally sourced ingredients. For more information and to set up an interview, please send resume to email@example.com