The Good Food Markets offer local produce at affordable prices to members of our community. We run several markets each week in different locations within NDG, chosen because of reduced access to fresh fruits and vegetables by local residents living in those areas.
Responsibilities / Tasks:
Help to set up and tear down the markets;
Stock market tables and make sure produce is fresh and presentable;
Chat with customers, give advice, and sell market products;
Operate the market cash register;
Help with the loading and unloading of food deliveries (including heavy loads);
Ensure a safe environment by enforcing hygiene rules related to COVID-19;
Help with various tasks related to the Depot’s emergency food basket distribution service.
Comfortable speaking and reading in English and French (additional language an asset);
In good physical shape (able to carry heavy loads), comfortable working outdoors;
Comfortable interacting with people of different backgrounds in a positive and friendly way;
Knowledge of fruits and vegetables and a desire to promote healthy choices (sales experience is an asset, but is not required);
Ability to work efficiently as a member of a team;
Knowledge of the Notre-Dame-de-Grâce community is a strong asset;
A sense of initiative and a desire to take part in the adventure of life at the Depot and its markets!
Schedule and Contract Conditions:
15-week position, from September to December, 2021.
Work schedule: 24 hours per week, Tuesday through Friday, including Wednesday and Thursday evenings – exact schedule to be determined with supervisor.
Salary: 16.00$ per hour;
This position is being offered through Canadian Innovation Fund. To be eligible, you must be:
Between the ages of 18 et 30 (inclusive) at the start of the contract;
Member of a linguistic minority (anglophone);
Be legally entitled to work in Quebec and have a valid SIN number.
To apply, please fill out this online form*: Application Form
* If you can’t access the form, please give us a call at 514 483 4680 x 211
Deadline to apply: August 31th at 9 AM