Internship: Galt Flea Market CalFresh Booth Assistant


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When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

825 Meladee LnGalt, CA 95632


About

Are you ready to join the food justice movement? Are you passionate about equal access to healthy food? Are you proficient or looking to better your Spanish? If this sounds like you, then an internship with Alchemist at the Galt Flea Market CalFresh Booth could be a great fit!

Volunteer Position Description:

As a Galt Flea Market CalFresh Booth Assistant you will help to manage the booth twice a month with an Alchemist staff member. The intern must be available on Wednesday mornings the first two weeks of the month. This is a six-month internship with the opportunity for an extension. Upon successful completion of the internship, the intern will receive a letter of recommendation and reference from the Alchemist Farmers’ Market Program Coordinator.

Responsibilities:

  • Managing CalFresh Booth:
    • Process transactions at the farmers’ market booth
    • Educate CalFresh users and farmers on the program
    • Assist people with applying for CalFresh
    • Complete weekly and monthly programmatic record-keeping
    • Set-up and take down booth

Requirements:

  • Excellent organization, interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Proficient Spanish language skills
  • Ability to work as a team
  • Comfortable speaking with public
  • Availability on Wednesdays
  • Commitment of at least 10 hours per month
  • Reliable transportation
  • Familiarity with CalFresh/EBT/Food Stamps a plus
  • Experience with Dropbox a plus

To apply, please send your cover letter and resume (incomplete applications will not be considered) to:

Claire Curley - Farmers’ Market Program Coordinator

claire@alchemistcdc.org

Skills

  • Transactions
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Nutrition
  • Problem Solving
  • Customer Service

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • 10 hours/month

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