Our Mission
About the Position
Position # 3197
OrganizationJames Bay Market Society
Position Market Setup Assistant - The James Bay Market
Location the corner of Menzies and Superior Street
Impact Statement In the spirit of community living in James Bay, we want to promote the benefits of a local market with the intent to foster the uniqueness of this neighbourhood. The purposes of this society then, are as follows:

To encourage and develop an awareness of the importance of local agriculture, art and craft.
To encourage education about the environment, healthy living and organic farming.
To provide a direct sales outlet in the neighbourhood for locally produced goods including: handcrafted items, art, produce and home prepared foods.
To provide an atmosphere that encourages community interaction and participation of the neighbourhood.
Description The James Bay Community Market operates, rain or shine, every Saturday from 9am to 3pm from May 6 to October 7 at the corner of Menzies and Superior in James Bay. We are looking for a Market Setup Assistant.

Assist our manager and setup person with the layout of the market including market tents, chairs, tables and various equipment. The placement of signboards and signage on the property and assist some of our sellers with their equipment but no unpacking is required.

Come meet our interesting farmers, food producers,crafters and customers while having fun and assisting us in making ourmarket successful.
Training Details You will be working with the Market Manager, training will be provided.
Working Conditions Outdoors, rain or shine.
Minimum Duration 4 - 6 months
Timing Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail 7:30 am to 9:00 am
Age 16+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest Arts/Culture, Events/Fundraising, Food Security
Skill(s) Time Management, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Accountability, Self-Motivation
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website https://jamesbaymarket.com
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Carole Elliott
Phone 250 381 5323
Address 547 Michigan Street Victoria, V8V 1S5
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