Our Mission
About the Position
Position # 2941
OrganizationJames Bay Market Society
Position Front & Exit Greeters - James Bay Community Market every Saturday May 1 to October 2
Location 494 Superior Street, Victoria, BC, Canada Corner of Menzies and Superior Streets
Impact Statement Come help us to achieve our goals of:
encourage and develop an awareness of the importance of local agriculture, art and craft. encourage education about the environment, healthy living and organic farming.
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 Greet our customers on entering and thank them for attending on their exit. Ensure that the market area does not become too full for social distancing and that 2 m distance is maintained. Point out our handwashing stations and assist customers in finding the sellers they are looking for (a location map is provided) Count and record the number of attendees on the person counter provided. We also take a count of all person on site once an hour.
Training Details Training is done by our experienced volunteers. Masks and gloves are provided
Working Conditions Our market is rain or shine. We provide seating and cover. Our customers are very pleased to be at the market and are very pleasant to and respectful of the volunteers. Approximately 3 hour shifts We are flexible and understand you probably cant attend each market.
Minimum Duration 4 - 6 months
Timing Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail Approximately 3 hour shifts 8:30 am to 11:45 am and 11:45 am to 3 pm Saturday
Special Event Start Date 2021-05-01
Special Event End Date 2021-10-02
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual, A Group
Transportation Car required
Accessibility Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest Events/Fundraising, Food/Hospitality, Gardening/Environment
Skill(s) Coaching, Communicate in Plain Language, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Creative Thinking, Flexibility, Counting
How to Apply
Application File:
Website https://jamesbaymarket.com
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Carol Elliott
Phone 250 381 5323
Address 547 Michigan Street Victoria, V8V 1S5


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