Employment

Work with FRESHFARM

Below are the full-time and part-time positions 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, 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 Positions

FoodPrints Internship, Practicum, Work Study, and Volunteer Opportunities
The FoodPrints program seeks candidates for paid internship positions for the 2020-21 school year — as well as practicum, work study, and volunteer placements — to provide support at a number of public elementary schools in Washington, DC. FoodPrints classes are offered during the school day, and generally run for 2 hours. There will be occasional garden-based activities in the evenings and on weekends throughout the year. There will also be periodic educational and professional development opportunities throughout the school year. We are looking for college or graduate level students for weekly class support. The ideal candidate is available on weekdays from August/September 2020 through the end of the school year in mid-June 2021. We would prefer interns, practicum students, federal work-study employees, and volunteers who are available for the entire school year, but will also consider applicants who can only commit to one semester. For the full job description and application instructions, click here. Please note that the format of our lessons may be modified when schools reopen for the 2020-2021 school year.

FRESHFARM Farmers Market Manager
FRESHFARM is seeking market managers for the 2020 market season. Market Managers play a key role in shaping the success and growth of FRESHFARM markets and work as part of a team in a fast-paced and dynamic market environment. Managers are invested in and inspired by the success of their markets, and are responsible for executing market operations; interfacing with farmers, neighborhood partners, and customers; creating a vibrant and friendly market; and ensuring accurate reporting and use of food assistance benefits programs. The managers report to the market operations team. Please note this is a part-time, seasonal, substitute position, with the possibility of transitioning into a part-time seasonal position assigned to a specific market. Your farmers market assignment(s) will be based on mutually agreed need and availability with possible addition of other full season markets as the season goes on. For the full job description and application instructions, click here.


Market Job Openings

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.

Number 1 Sons – Market Staff 
Number 1 Sons is looking for people to work at the Pickle Stand! They are hiring in MD, DC, and VA, so if you’re a hard worker who is passionate about fermentation and are interested in applying, please visit their website for more information.

Deep Roots Farm – Market Staff + Field Crew
Deep Roots Farm is a women-owned and operated farm located in Brandywine and Upper Marlboro, MD growing vegetables, herbs, fruit, flowers, and chickens on 50 acres. They are hiring full and part-time field crew employees who have a minimum of 24 to 48 hours of availability per week. Read the full description here. They are also seeking market help for Saturday, Sunday, and Wednesday markets. Email Farmer@deeprootsfarm.us with your qualifications and interest.     

JustAJ’s Foods – Market Staff + Kitchen Help
Just AJ’s Foods is hiring part-time help to support at the markets, including Columbia Heights and Mount Vernon Triangle markets. Sales bonuses offered. For more information and to apply, email albert.smith@justajsfoods.com.

Lovemore Lavender – Sales Personnel
Lovemore Lavender is hiring part-time farmers market sales personnel for the Mosaic market. If you are interested in applying, please call 410-610-8940.

SEYLOU – Farmers Market Assistant + Delivery Driver
SEYLOU is hiring a part-time farmers market assistant and delivery driver for the Dupont market. For more information and to apply, go to seylou.com/jobs/.

Spiral Path Farm – Farmers Market Staff
Spiral Path Farm is hiring part-time, seasonal farmers market staff to work Saturdays and Sundays until December 20th. To apply, email your resume to CSA@spiralpathfarm.com. Find more information here.

Four Seasons Nursery – Farmers Market Volunteer
Four Seasons Nursery seeks a volunteer to support at the Dupont farmers market. If you are interested, please email fourseasonsn@yahoo.com.