The Depot CFC
Published
May 11, 2024
Location
NDG, Canada
Job Type
Summer  

Description

8 weeks, June 25th - August 16th 2024 - 35hrs/week  - 17$/hr

As part of the Canada Summer Jobs program, we have the opportunity to welcome 6 young people as assistants in 5 Depot programs. Visit our website to find the position that suits you! 

 

Do you enjoy working outside with a young and dynamic team? Do you want to help your community to eat healthy fresh produce?  Join our Good Food Market Team! The Good Food Markets offer local produce at affordable prices to members of our community. We run several markets each week in different locations within NDG

 

What we are offering: 

  • Practical experience in organizational and logistical planning needed to run a produce market and providing customer service;
  • Experience working with a welcoming and dynamic team; chance to build confidence and gain autonomy.

 

Responsibilities/Tasks:

  • Helping with the setting up and dismantling of the markets, chat with customers, give advice, sell market products, operate the market cash register;
  • Participate in various logistical tasks in the food distribution department programs.

 

What we are looking for:

  • Comfortable speaking and reading in French and/or English (additional language an asset);
  • In good physical shape, able to stand for several hours at a time, able to carry heavy loads; comfortable working outdoors;
  • Ability to work efficiently as a member of a team; comfortable interacting with people.

 

About the Depot*: Founded in 1986, The Depot is a community-based non-profit organization  (NPO) that works collaboratively with its community to address the root causes of hunger and poverty in NDG and the surrounding areas, in a manner that ensures dignity, community engagement, and the development of human potential. Our activities are built around four main pillars: share, grow, cook, and mobilize. To learn more, come visit our website!

 

Eligibility and working conditions: 

  • This position is offered through the Canada Summer Jobs program. Link to the Eligibility Criterias.
  • Supervisor: Melanie Romer (Good Food Market Coordinator)
  • Workplace: our markets in NDG (Montreal)
  • Schedule: 35 hours per week, Monday to Friday, including Wednesday and Thursday evenings (up to 7:30 PM). Exact schedule to be discussed. 

 

To apply:  

Please fill out this online form (https://bit.ly/3wlJFJL).

If you don’t have access to the form, or have any questions, contact Marie-Lise Chicoine ([email protected]) or call (514) 483-4680 x 0.

Interviews will start as soon as May 13th

*The Depot is working towards creating a stakeholder-informed organizational culture, where anti-oppression and anti-racism are living and embodied practices. To achieve this, we aim to recruit a team that is representative of NDG’s diverse identities and lived experiences in order for our work to be by and for our communities.

 

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