We’re excited to hire a student this summer to help support the Bankview Community Association team with the planning and preparation of a Community Market program to be delivered in 2017. Applicants should be motivated individuals with an interest in the community and supporting local producers and makers.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist with the coordination and planning of the Bankview Community Market
  • Research the requirements to be an Alberta Approved Farmers’ Market and implement those requirements in the Bankview Community Market event plan
  • Liaise with market vendors to solicit and confirm interest and availability to participate in the Bankview Community Market
  • Support Community Market program by canvassing and surveying markets, Bankview residents, and vendors with an aim to create a sustainable market plan for Bankview
  • Support the Bankview Community Coordinator in creating a comprehensive Community Market event plan

Qualifications

  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good organization skills
  • Proven interpersonal skills
  • Reliable, punctual, and quick to learn new skills
  • Comfortable working independently
  • Position is ideally suited to a senior undergraduate or graduate student returning to classes this fall

 

STEP Qualifications

  • At least 15 years of age, a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident, or person protected under the Canadian Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and legally entitled to work and study in Canada.  
  • Resides in Alberta with Alberta address
  • Returning to high school or a post-secondary institution to continue studying full-time in the fall.
  • Must be enrolled in a program that will result in a Certificate, Diploma, or Degree. Technical training for Apprenticeship is not eligible

Application

  • Cover Letter (one page).
  • Resume (no more than two pages)

Start date is June 13, 2016. Last day is August 31, 2016. This is a part-time position working three days per week (21 hours per week). The wage is $15 per hour. 

Applications accepted until Tuesday, May 31, 2016. Please submit complete applications as a single PDF to BankviewCommunity@gmail.com. Please include “[Application] Community Market Position” in your subject line. 

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