Return to Listings |  |  

*** THIS IS AN ADMIN VIEW WITH PRIVATE INFORMATION DISPLAYED *** [View Public Version] 

The Natural Grocery Company

California, United States
MESA Notes – Public
Website :
http://www.naturalgrocery.com
Blog, Online Newsletter, etc. :
Public Contact Information:
[email protected]
 

Private Host Information

Name:
Pierre Jones Jones
E-mail:
[email protected]
Phone:
510-526-1155
Address:
10367 San Pablo Ave, El Cerrito, California, United States 94530
Mailing Address(if diff. as abov)
 

About the Placement:

Detailed Placement Description

We have a very diverse environment with employees from all age groups, ethnicity’s and
counties. There are social opportunities with staff during lunch and breaks and after training
within the surrounding community. Training may also include educational and cultural
opportunities such as attending trade shows and visiting local farms.

Primary Production :

Agricultural Food Systems (non-farm), Vegetables


About the Internship:

Availability:

Accepting Stewards

Training Hours:

40 hours/week

Training Expectations :

Steward will receive more in depth explanations on practices and procedures. He/she may also
have the opportunity to attend trade shows.

On-Site Training, Steward’s primary activities :

Sustainable supply chain – retail marketing of non-GMO, mostly organic foodstuffs, prepared foods, and produce, and customer service. Training opportunities vary depending on the specific Training Plan based on the department (example: organic food preparation, organic produce department, etc.)

Climate and Location Description

We are located in the San Francisco Bay Area just east of San Francisco in Berkeley and El
Cerrito. This is an urban area with good access to public transportation and many social and
cultural activities as well as near by farms and dairies.

Compensation :

17.00/hour, health insurance after first full month, plus up to $150 rent subsidy if rent exceeds $800/mo.

Accommodations and amenities provided :

Stewards are responsible to find and pay for their own housing. If rent exceeds $800/month, we will contribute up to $150 rent subsidy.

Preferred start date :

anytime

Preferred length of internship :

6-12 months

User ID:

ecng

Mesa Notes – Internal:

Status:

Accepted

Admin Only – No Notification:

No Notifications

Your Job Title:

Produce Manager

Do you have separate mailing address? :

No

City:

State :

Zip Code:

Host Fees. $175 Steward assignment confirmation, plus $225/month/Steward.:

We can pay the basic fees to support MESA’s mission and program services.

Other Placement Activities:

Marketing: Retail (farmstore, other sales)

How many Stewards would you like to host:

1

Placement description:

We have a very diverse environment with employees from all age groups, ethnicity’s and
counties. There are social opportunities with staff during lunch and breaks and after training
within the surrounding community. Training may also include educational and cultural
opportunities such as attending trade shows and visiting local farms.

Average training hours/week:

40 hours/week

Climate and Location description:

We are located in the San Francisco Bay Area just east of San Francisco in Berkeley and El
Cerrito. This is an urban area with good access to public transportation and many social and
cultural activities as well as near by farms and dairies.

Are you willing to host a Steward whose English proficiency is below 30%?:

No

Please list your two nearest airports, and approx. driving distance to/from the training site.:

Oakland Int’l Airport (OAK) and San Francisco Int’l Airport (SFO)

We have previously hosted a MESA Steward(s):

Yes

We have hosted or currently host J-1 interns/trainees in another program:

Yes

Reference 1:

n/a – longtime host

Reference 2:

n/a – longtme host

Placement Photo:


 

Other Photos:

<-Return to Listings |  |  

*** THIS IS AN ADMIN VIEW WITH PRIVATE INFORMATION DISPLAYED *** [View Public Version]