The Natural Grocery Company
California, United States
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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
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.
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.
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