You can work to fight hunger in Marion and Polk counties with Marion Polk Food Share. If you would like to be a part of building a community where no one is hungry, please consider joining our team of talented and dedicated individuals.
All of our open jobs are listed below. If you see a job that you like, please follow the directions in the job post. All positions will remain open until filled.
Marketing and Communications Intern (Temporary)
Statement of Purpose: To engage the community with the Food Share’s mission and inspire action through effective communications and marketing.
Summary of Role: The Communications and Marketing Intern engages the community in the Food Share’s mission through social media, website posts, and printed materials.
Statement of Purpose: To address food insecurity through delivering home delivered meals on a temporary basis.
Summary of Role: The Meals on Wheels (MOW) delivery driver will deliver meals to the homes of Salem and Keizer’s homebound seniors and disabled adults.
Statement of Purpose: Develop and lead effective, creative programs that increase food access and food security in the communities of Marion & Polk Counties.
Summary of Role: The Director of Community Programs is responsible for leading a community-led, community-driven approach to increasing access to healthy food.
The Organic Farming Internship is a 6-month working experience on an urban vegetable farm designed to give aspiring farmers extensive training in all aspects of organic crop production and community farming. Interns will gain supervised experience in greenhouse and field operations, tractor cultivation, planting techniques, irrigation management, pest and weed control, harvest methods, and distribution systems. Interns will learn alongside farm staff and youth volunteers in the field, the greenhouse, and the packing shed. Interns will interface with the community at our weekly prescription vegetable distributions and through volunteer work days. Finally, interns have the opportunity to develop an independent project on the farm to explore an area of personal interest related to organic farming.
If you would like to apply for an open position please either email your resume, cover letter and completed application to firstname.lastname@example.org or upload all three documents to the form below. Please make sure to attach all three necessary documents to the email or to the form below - do not cut and paste documents to the form. Thank you!