Current Job & Volunteer Opportunities

JOB DESCRIPTION: Market Manager 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Conducting interviews asap until the position is filled. 

WAGE: $23.20 per hour

VFM is hiring for a Downtown Market Manager! Class 5 driver’s licence required, must be available to work Wednesdays, managing experience an asset. This is a 16 week part-time contract positions (15 hours per week) from June-October 2021. Training to begin asap.

Vancouver Farmers Market Employees care about their community, have an interest in sustainability and local food, and are innovative and flexible in their ability to achieve the organizations goals. We look for people who are positive, collaborative, full of new ideas and who are motivated to work hard to ensure access to local food in our region.

Please send us a cover letter explaining your interest and your resume outlining your qualifications. Résumés without cover letters will not be considered. 

Email resumes and cover letters to alice@eatlocal.org with “Downtown Market Manager” in the subject line.

Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the Vancouver Farmers Markets!

VFM values a diverse workplace and strongly encourages women, LGBT individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, and Indigenous Peoples to apply.

VFM is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will not be discriminated against because of race, colour, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, citizenship status, disability, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, medical condition or any protected category prohibited by municipal, provincial or federal laws.

Visit our Volunteering Page if you’re interested in volunteering your time a market or other market-related activity.

Visit our Job Board if you’re interested in connecting with one of our vendors for at-market or on-farm experience.