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About the Position
Position # 3199
OrganizationJames Bay Market Society
Position Tear-Down Assistant: Requires some physical strength - The James Bay Market
Location The Corner of Menzies and Superior Street, Victoria BC
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 9am to 3pm from May 6 to October 7 at the corner of Menzies and Superior in James Bay.

We are looking for a volunteer "Tear-Down Assistant" who will assist our Manager and take down person with the take down and storage of the market equipment including packing up the market tents, gathering of signage etc. on the property. You will also offer assistance to our vendors who may need assistance with their tents etc. No unpacking or packing of vendor products is required.

Come meet our interesting farmers, food producers, crafters and customers while having fun and supporting us in making the Market successful. Thanks!
Training Details Will work directly with the Market Manager.
Working Conditions Outdoors, rain or shine.
Minimum Duration 4 - 6 months
Timing Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail 2:45 pm to 3:45 pm
Special Event Start Date 2023-05-06
Special Event End Date 2023-10-07
Age 16+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest Events/Fundraising, Food Security
Skill(s) Verbal Communication, Time Management, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Accountability
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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