The Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association is a broad-based community that educates about and advocates for organic agriculture, illuminating its interdependence with a healthy environment, local food production, and thriving communities. MOFGA is committed to creating an inclusive and sustainable workplace that reflects this mission. MOFGA is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, age, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, political orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.
Common Ground Country Fair Assistant
MOFGA is looking for an enthusiastic, detail orientated and hard-working individual to join our Common Ground Country Fair (CGCF) team. The Common Ground Country Fair Assistant is responsible for responding to inquiries, making sure all paperwork is completed, helping with mailings, updating and entering information into the database, and any other administrative projects that help ensure the Fair runs smoothly.
This position is perfect for someone who loves a challenge and who is a quick learner. This position comes on-board at a time when the Fair planning is well under way. You will be trained to work with systems and programs (e.g. our database and online marketplace) that are critical to the Fair’s operation. You will be working closely with the staff, providing day-to-day administrative support and undertaking select ongoing projects that will require initiative and planning to keep on track.
The Fair Assistant reports to the Common Ground Country Fair Coordinator and will work closely and collaboratively with the Fair Director, as well as, other Fair volunteers and coordinators, Committee and Board members, Fair Vendors and a broad range of other stakeholders.
To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to April Boucher, CGCF Director, at [email protected]. Applications will remain open until this position is filled.