Employment: Farmers Market and In-store Demo staff

Do you, or someone you know, love Firefly Kitchens products? We're hiring friendly, outgoing, reliable folks to represent us at In-store demos and local farmers markets. These are part-time and seasonal positions. Please see job description below and send us a resume and cover letter to info@fireflykitchens.com

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Firefly Kitchens is a small, Seattle-based fermentation company. We specialize in small batch, traditionally fermented, vegetables. Established in 2010, we’ve maintained a presence at several local farmers markets and our products are available regionally at PCC, Met Markets, Whole Foods, Town and Country, and many other retailers.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Are you outgoing and friendly, with an interest in healthy local food? Firefly is currently looking for part-time Farmers Market and In-Store Demo Team Members who like engaging with and educating customers, talking about Firefly products, and have experience with sales. In this position, you will be working often independently to promote, sample, and sell Firefly Kitchens' products.

This position is currently part-time, Wednesday through Sunday (hours vary). We are also looking for a few experienced folks to be on-call to cover vacation days, sick calls, and busy times. We hire based on character, desire, willingness and ability. We are an equal opportunity employer, mission-driven, and our culture is vibrant. We are a small company and looking for team-players who want to help build this brand to its full potential!

Farmers Market Staff

You will be involved in all aspects of the following:

·    Picking up, transporting, and setting up tent and stall at farmers market

·    Sampling and selling Firefly Kitchens products

·    Chatting with customers and curious shoppers about fermented food and Firefly products

·    Recording inventory, using Square, and reconciling cash

·    End of day clean-up and returning materials to Firefly kitchen facility.

In-store demo staff

You will be involved in all aspects of the following:

·    Transporting and setting up demo table and materials

·    Sampling Firefly Kitchens products

·    Chatting with customers and curious shoppers about fermented food and Firefly products

·    Recording inventory, completing paperwork, and reporting on event.

Ideal candidates for these position will have:

·    Experience working in sales or retail

·    Experience, or interest, in local food production and natural health

·    Sunny personality and a strong communicator

·    Valid driver’s license and vehicle large enough to transport supplies.

·     Ability to lift and move 50 pounds at a time

·    Ability to stand for the length of a workday

·    Valid food handlers’ permit

·    Demonstrated commitment to food safety and good judgement

COMPENSATION   This position is PAID: $15/hr

HOW TO APPLY   Email info@fireflykitchens.com

Please send your resume and a description of why you are interested in working for Firefly Kitchens.