job announcement

Job Announcement

Watts Growing
Garden Production and Marketing Coordinator

The Coordinator will work with partners in the Watts Growing project
including the Southland Farmers Market Association and UC Cooperative
Extension, to help low income residents of urban areas grown and market fresh

The coordinator will work closely with community gardeners to teach intensive
gardening techniques, assist gardeners to plan and implement market gardens,
and help them find markets for their products.

Strong knowledge of gardening is required, with significant market gardening
experience preferred. Experience in training or teaching is desirable.
Business experience is desirable. Spanish-language fluency is strongly
preferred. Candidates must have a reliable vehicle and automobile insurance.
This full time position will pay $25,000 - $30,000 per year depending on

To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to Southland Farmers Market
Association, 1308 Factory Place Los Angeles CA 90013. For more information,
contact Marion Kalb at 213-244-9190. Please apply by August 1, 1997.