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

Grain Stand Specialist (Weekends; DC and/or MD)

Join the FRESHFARM team in partnership with Common Grain Alliance to support our farmers market Grain Stands! Our cooperative Grain Stand model, piloted by our Pop-Up Food Hub team, brings more local grains to customers and helps sustain the businesses of farmers, millers, bakers, and grain artisans in the Mid-Atlantic region. 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! Grain Stand Specialists (GSS) serve as at-market ambassadors for grain vendors’ businesses and engage with customers to promote their products and facilitate sales.
Learn more about the Grain Stand Specialist role and apply today – no resume needed!

FoodPrints Lead Teacher (full-time)

Do you love being outdoors, cooking, and working with kids? If your answer is yes, then FoodPrints is for you! FoodPrints is FRESHFARM’s food education program that aims to make positive changes in what children and their families eat by giving them hands-on experiences with growing, harvesting, cooking, and eating nutritious, fresh, and seasonal local foods. We’re seeking a full-time Lead Teacher who is a youth educator with food, garden, and/or environmental science experience to join our dynamic and supportive teaching team this coming school year. Lead Teachers bring knowledge of interdisciplinary, hands-on, student-centered learning approaches and strong classroom management skills to work in our partner schools teaching the FoodPrints curriculum.
Learn more about becoming a FoodPrints Lead Teacher and apply today!

Farmers Market Staff & Substitutes (Arlington, NW DC & Fairfax)

FRESHFARM is seeking lovers of local food to join our team as Farmers Market Staff or Substitutes! 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. Our team is currently seeking Market Staff on Saturdays at our Arlington and Cleveland Park markets for the 2024 Main Season, as well as Substitutes who can support our markets on Thursdays and/or weekends in Fairfax County, VA. Learn more and apply today – no resume needed!


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.

ButterQueen Bakery – Brand Ambassador (part-time/full-time)

6/5/24 – ButterQueen Bakery is hiring a Brand Ambassador (part-time/full-time)! Become part of a family where nostalgic Southern hospitality meets dairy-free innovation. You’ll experience a supportive environment where your creativity flourishes, and every day is filled with the satisfaction of baking smiles for the community. Learn more and apply online.

Blum Tea – Sales Associate 

6/3/24 – Blum Tea seeks a sales associate for a part-time, weekly position. Saturdays, 9:30am-1pm availability needed, additional availability is a plus. Blum seeks an individual with previous food, beverage, or grocery experience (preferred – but NOT required) who is comfortable completing retail tasks, offering welcoming and attentive customer service, and working outdoors. Interested individuals must have access to their own vehicle. Pay: $15.00 – $18.00 per hour (with additional bonuses available based on sales quotas). Please reach out to keishacofield@yahoo.com with position interest.