Employment Opportunities

Gleaning Coordinator, Healthy Roots Collaborative
The Healthy Roots Gleaning Coordinator works with Healthy Roots staff to facilitate on-farm gleans and distribution of gleaned produce throughout Franklin and Grand Isle counties. This part-time, limited service, seasonal position (May to October) will be housed at Northwest Regional Planning Commission on Fairfield Street in St. Albans. The Gleaning Coordinator will spend 80% of their time in the field and delivering product to charitable food sites. They will spend 20% of their time data tracking, coordinating timing with farmers and charitable food sites, and team meetings. The Gleaning Coordinator is responsible for communicating with farmers via the methods put in place by Healthy Roots Collaborative to coordinate in-field harvests and pick-up already harvested produce. They are responsible for tracking all product from beginning to end. The Gleaning Coordinator will maintain farmer and volunteer relationships while gleaning. They will work closely with charitable food sites in Franklin & Grand Isle County. The Gleaning Coordinator must be comfortable leading groups on farms. Willingness to work in inclement weather and ability to lift 50lbs on regular basis are required. Prior produce farm experience is preferred. For more information click here.