The Town of Steilacoom is looking for a Farmers’ Market Coordinator. The Market Coordinator is responsible for on-site management during market season, as well as a number of necessary pre-season and post-season tasks. Following is a more complete description and application details.
Title: Farmers’ Market Coordinator
Wages/Hours: $10.64 – $12.45 / hour (2011)
Market season May-August approx. 20/hrs week
Off season approx. 0-4/hrs week
Closing Date: Open until filled (faxes & postmarks not accepted)
First review March 10, 2011
Position Description: The Market Coordinator is responsible for on-site management during market season, as well as a number of necessary pre-season and post-season tasks.
1. High School Diploma/GED equivalent.
2. Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office.
3. Possess a valid drivers’ license / good driving record
4. Experience in project management, program coordination, and event planning within a public service environment.
5. Prior market coordination experience.
While performing the duties of this position, the incumbent is frequently required to sit, stand, walk up to nine (9) hours/day, bend at the waist, stoop, kneel, and crouch. This position frequently requires the incumbent to engage in repetitive hand/arm movements, pushing/pulling, and grasping. The incumbent must have the ability to give/receive oral/written instruction and explain policies/procedures. On a regular basis, the incumbent may be required to lift/move/transport items weighing up to 50 pounds.
The majority of this work is typically performed in an outdoor environment in all types of weather conditions. Terms of Employment: Use of a personal vehicle is required. The incumbent must maintain current insurance coverage. Mileage reimbursement is available. The position requires availability to work flexible hours and is not eligible to receive benefits.
Application Procedures: To request an application, call (253) 983-2590. Submit a Town of Steilacoom application and resume to: Town of Steilacoom, Human Resources, 2301 Worthington Street, Steilacoom, Washington 98388. Those applicants whose qualifications most closely correspond to the Town’s needs may be selected to appear before an interview panel. The successful candidate must pass a credit check. The Town of Steilacoom is an Equal Opportunity Employer.