SEMAP Hiring Outreach Intern

SEMAPThe Southeastern Massachusetts Agricultural Partnership (SEMAP) believes that local agriculture is essential to the health and vitality of our community and our economy. We provide assistance to farmers, educate the community on the importance of local agriculture, work to increase the functionality of our region’s food system, and connect all people to local food. Our efforts focus on agricultural land preservation & expansion, education & technical assistance, and healthy local food access. We encourage diverse applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply.


 2018 SEMAP Outreach Intern

Rate: $12/hr

Hours:  10-15 hour/week, flexible, for 8-12  weeks or longer for the right applicant

Reports to: Executive Director & Outreach Coordinator

Description: The Outreach Intern will assist with disseminating SEMAP materials and setting up informational tables at events throughout Southeastern Massachusetts.

Responsibilities:

–  Provide Local Food Guides, posters, and bumper stickers to area farms, farmers markets, community events, etc.

–  Set up informational SEMAP table at fairs, festivals, farmers markets, and other local events, educating attendees about the benefits of local food, where to buy it, and SEMAP’s educational offerings

–  Maintain and replenish a supply of outreach materials

Requirements:

–  Passionate about local food, the environment, and sustainability (and desire to share this passion with the community!)

–  Valid driver’s license

–  Reliable transportation

–  Positive attitude

–  High School Diploma

To apply: Please send resume and letter of interest to jobs@semaponline.org

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

 

 

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