Employment Opportunities

The Public Health Institute (PHI) is an independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting health, well-being and quality of life for people throughout California, across the nation and around the world. As one of the largest and most comprehensive public health organizations in the nation, we are at the forefront of research and innovations to improve the efficacy of public health statewide, nationally and internationally. PHI was distinguished as one of the top 50 “Best Non-profit Organizations to Work For” by the Non-Profit Times in a national search.

The Public Health Institute’s Center for Wellness and Nutrition is accepting applications for the following position:

Farmers’ Market Project Assistant

The Farmers’ Market Project Assistant will be responsible for managing the EBT/CalFresh booth at the Auburn Old Town Courthouse Farmers’ Market each Saturday morning from June 17th through November 18th. The EBT/CalFresh booth enables low-income shoppers that rely on CalFresh (formerly known as Food Stamps) benefits to purchase fresh, healthy and local foods at the farmers’ market. The Farmers’ Market Project Assistant will interface with and provide excellent customer service to CalFresh shoppers and farmers’ market vendors. No experience necessary. Two days of paid on-site training will be provided. The ideal candidate will:

  • Be responsible and reliable
  • Have reliable transportation to and from the farmers market
  • Have sound judgement and decision-making skills
  • Bilingual Spanish/English is a plus

This is a part-time temporary position. For more information and to apply for this position, please contact Courtney.Cagle@wellness.phi.org.


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