2016 farmers market sales person wanted


The work: sales at the Kingfield Farmers Market in Minneapolis during most if not all Sunday markets of the 2016 season. Worker will sell mushrooms and mushroom products, record market inventory, and educate market customers about mushroom cultivation and CTHM products.

Work may also include set up and break-down of the booth. CTHM also has a market booth at the Mill City Farmers Market; you may also get a chance to work there occasionally. Before and after the market begins, sales person will also get an introduction to Cherry Tree House Mushrooms through a farm visit or two – so that he or she will have a good idea of the role he or she has in the farm business.

Hours: work at minimum will be market hours – Sundays between 8:30am and 1pm – or the work may include setup and break-down for the market – which would increase the duration 1 to 2 hours per day on either side of market hours.

Duration: May 17th – Oct. 25th, 2016

Compensation: $7.75 per hour, plus mushrooms! There is no sick time or worker’s compensation, but if you need to take off a day or two, we can work with that.

Work Location: Kingfield Farmers Market – 4310 Nicollet Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55409. Work may include pick-up and drop-off nearby of market equipment and products – to and from 3441 18th Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN 55407

Selection Criteria: Candidates should have experience making sales in a retail environment, be able to market CTHM products, and have a genuine interest in CTHM and food. You should also enjoy being around plenty of people on your Sunday mornings.

Selection Timeline: Please submit an email of interest, resume, and references, as we’ll hire when we find the right person. Thanks for your interest!