807 Food Co-op seeking Food Hub Coordinator

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Author: Sustain Ontario

Posted: June 5, 2023

Categories: GoodFoodBites / Opportunities

The Local Food and Farm Co-ops (LFFC), the Northern Foodways Development Network (NFDN) and the 807 Food Co-operative are hiring a Food Hub Coordinator as part of their collaborative project in Dryden, Ontario. The position is a 6-month contract with the possibility of extension.

The coordinator will play a pivotal role in coordinating and managing the operations of the 807 Food Co-operative and the food hub, which serves as a central facility connecting local farmers, producers, distributors, consumers, and other buyers. The Food Hub Coordinator is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day activities, facilitating communication and collaboration, and ensuring the smooth functioning of the co-operative and food hub.

The role requires strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills and a deep understanding of local food systems and sustainable agriculture.

  • Wage: $20.50/hour (plus HST, if applicable) billed up to $2,490 per month
  • Hours: 28 hrs/week
  • Duration: June 31 – December 7, 2023 with the possibility to renew
  • Location: Dryden

The deadline to apply is June 16, 2023.

Learn more about the position and how to apply on LFFC’s website.