Employment

Work with FRESHFARM

Below are the full-time and part-time employment opportunities that are currently available at FRESHFARM, as well as job openings available with our market vendors.

FRESHFARM is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and building an equitable and inclusive workplace for people of all backgrounds and experiences. We encourage members of traditionally underrepresented groups to apply, including people of color, LGBTQ+ people, veterans, and people with disabilities. We do not discriminate, and will take affirmative action measures to prevent discrimination against any employee or job applicant on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, criminal record, disability, or veteran status in the following areas:

  • Employment, recruitment, or advertisements for employment
  • Compensation, termination, upgrading, and promotions
  • Any other conditions of employment

FRESHFARM Employment Positions

Market Share Operator

Are you a creative problem solver with a knack for customer service? Are you professionally fluent in English and Spanish and excited to help DMV consumers access more fresh fruits and vegetables? Apply to be FRESHFARM’s Market Share Operator! As our Pop-Up Food Hub has grown, our team needs support to coordinate and operate our CSA-style retail program: the Market Share. The Market Share Operator will support this program through promotion & outreach, customer engagement, packing & distribution, and data tracking & reporting.

Learn more about the Market Share Operator position and how to apply.

Farmers Market Staff – Fairfax County, Winter Season

FRESHFARM is seeking lovers of local food to join our team as Farmers Market Staff at our Fairfax County markets (Oakton and Reston)! If you’re a creative and flexible problem solver who enjoys working on a team, spending time outdoors, and promoting regional, accessible, fresh food, this is the role for you. Market Staff are responsible for executing market operations, interfacing with stakeholders, and creating a vibrant and friendly market. If you’re interested in joining our team for the 2023 winter season, read more about this role and how to apply – no resume or cover letter needed!

FoodPrints Out Of School Time (OST) Assistant Teacher (Part-Time) 

Interested in growing your food education skills? FoodPrints is looking for people to join our program as OST Assistant Teachers! FoodPrints OST Assistant Teachers will support enrichment programming that includes cooking, gardening, and learning, and other creative activities through Spring Semester 2023, with the opportunity to continue through the summer and following years contingent upon funding. We are hoping to hire ASAP! Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. 

Learn more about being a FoodPrints OST Assistant Teacher and how to apply.

FoodPrints Classroom Assistants (Spring Semester 2023; Interns & Work-Study Students)

Interested in growing your food education skills? FoodPrints is looking for people to join our program as Classroom Assistants! FoodPrints Classroom Assistants will support preschool – 5th grade food and garden education classes during Spring Semester 2023. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, pending program needs.

Learn more about being a FoodPrints Classroom Assistant and how to apply.


Farmers Market Employment Positions

Our farmers and producers frequently share job openings with us. The following market farmers and producers currently have positions available. Please note, these are NOT FRESHFARM positions; you would be hired directly by the vendor. Please direct all questions regarding these positions to the vendors themselves.

Snarfies – Market Staff

Do you like cats and dogs, and treat pets like family? Then come check out Snarfies! Snarfies is hiring staff to work either Saturday, Sunday, or both. Pay start at $15/hour, and they can offer same-day pay, if that’s desired. They also offer cash bonuses when sales goals are met. The market position is critical for communicating about Snarfies’ products and mission. They are seeking to hire someone who likes making friends and connecting with regulars about their pets, and who feels comfortable helping people find good solutions within their offerings. Reliability is also very important, and they will do everything they can to work out schedules that work for everyone. To apply email SnarfiesPetFood@gmail.com.
Posted January 13, 2023

ButterQueen Bakery – Farmers Market Representative, Sales, & Support Associate

ButterQueen Bakery is a mobile black-owned and woman-owned bakery based in Takoma Park, MD specializing in made-from-scratch southern-style pound cakes and treats. They are seeking a part-time position for Vendor Pop Ups and Farmers Markets in the DMV area. The Farmers Market is every Wednesday from 3pm-7pm in Foggy Bottom and 2pm-6pm in the winter. The Vendor Pop Ups are usually on Saturdays or Sundays. During the other days, you’ll focus on marketing and branding. Pay is $18 / hour. Learn more and apply online.
Posted January 13, 2023