Assistant Manager

 

Role:

Assist in the successful operation of the customer-facing side of our business by helping prepare for and execute farmer’s markets, onsite events, and pick up inventory, and delivery of products.  The assistant manager must be passionate about the local food movement, small-scale meat production, willing and able to learn, and enthusiastically share The Pleasant Vale Farm story with the community.

 

Responsibilities: (all as needed depending on workflow)

  • Pick up product from the butcher

  • Inventory product and enter into an online store

  • Gather all needed materials for farmer’s markets and other events

  • Set up and attend events as needed

  • Pack and deliver orders to customers within a 60-mile radius

  • Contribute to the Pleasant Vale Farm online and social media presence

  • Positively and enthusiastically share our story and mission with the public

 

Requirements:

  • Experience in customer-facing role in retail or food service setting

  • Interest and passion for local food

  • Desire to be a part of growing small business

  • Highest possible integrity – we are trusting you to be in the inner circle of our small business

  • Available and flexible for irregular, as-needed work (i.e. planning for needs on a weekly/monthly basis)

  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record

  • Ability to lift heavy items – up to 50 pounds

 

Interested?  Please email pleasantvalefarm@gmail.com or call or text Sarah McDonough at 540-905-2580