Our Mission
About the Position
Position # 2943
OrganizationJames Bay Market Society
Position Tear-Down Assistant - James Bay Community Market every Saturday May 1 to October 2
Location 494 Superior Street, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement Our volunteers assist us in our goals:

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 Assist our regular take down person with the take down of the market including the packing up of the market tents, gathering of the signage from the property and our social distancing plastic markers. Storing the equipment in its proper containers and moving the equipment to a central area. Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
Training Details Working with our experienced take down person who will instruct you on the proper way to do the tasks
Working Conditions Rain or Shine. We are flexible with how many Saturdays you can attend. We all enjoy ourselves at the market, the workers, the customers and the sellers.
Minimum Duration 4 - 6 months
Timing Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail 2:45 pm to approximately 3:45 pm Saturdays May 1 to October 2 We are flexible and understand you will need days off during this period
Special Event Start Date 2021-05-01
Special Event End Date 2021-10-02
Age 18+
Ideal for A Group
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest Events/Fundraising, Food/Hospitality, Food Security
Skill(s) Communicate in Plain Language, Self-Motivation, Flexibility
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website https://jamesbaymarket.com
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Carol Elliott
Phone 250 381 5323
Address 494 Superior Street Victoria, V8V 1T6


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