Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunity

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  • We are looking to fill volunteer CSA distribution positions for the 2019 CSA season at the following pick-up locations:
    CSA Distribution responsibilities may include: Setting up and/or breaking down the distribution area at the CSA distribution site Setting up check-in table, chairs, and other equipment as needed Assist in...

    CSA Distribution responsibilities may include:

    • Setting up and/or breaking down the distribution area at the CSA distribution site
    • Setting up check-in table, chairs, and other equipment as needed
    • Assist in unloading produce and boxed shares off truck and counting shares
    • Displaying produce and signage on tables
    • Loading empty crates onto truck
    • Storing returned, empty crates after CSA distribution *storage location varies by site*
    • Putting away table, chairs, and consolidating unclaimed shares to be donated
    • Greeting CSA members, sharing information regarding “What’s in your Share” this week
    • Maintaining weekly records
    • Receiving and recording payments (minimal)
    • Occasional meetings *rare-main contact via calls, text, email and occasional site visit*

    Qualifications:

    • Ability to maintain good communication with the farm
    • Ability to lift 30lbs easily and frequently. Ability to lift 50 pounds or more is a plus.
    • Good organizational skills
    • A friendly, open personality and willingness to engage with CSA members
    • Dependable and reliable

    What do I get?

    Volunteers will receive a  “regular”-sized vegetable share and fruit share from our CSA.

     

    How Do I Apply?

    If you are interested in a volunteer position, please fill out an application and e-mail it to jobs@farmerdaves.net, or mail it to Farmer Dave’s, attn: Stacey Robert, 437 Parker Road, Dracut, MA 01826.

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