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AmeriCorps Onsite Gleaning Program Coordinator at Table to Table - 10770

Job Title: 
AmeriCorps Onsite Gleaning Program Coordinator
Table to Table
840 Captiol St
52240 Iowa City , IA
US
Job Description: 

Do you love outdoor work, agriculture, and working with people? This may be the job for you! Table to Table is seeking an active and creative Gleaning Coordinator to join our dynamic team. If you’re enthusiastic and passionate about providing fresh, nutritious food to those in need, you’ll fit right in. This seasonal position will lead our gleaning food recovery initiative by helping volunteers harvest fresh produce that otherwise would have gone to waste. Excellent communication, organization, and leadership skills are essential for coordinating with farmers, volunteers, and recipient sites in Johnson County.

This position balances well-developed communication skills with hands-on interaction to coordinate the gleaning or harvesting of excess produce from farms and private donors. The Coordinator is responsible for year-round outreach and relationship building with local farms, volunteers, and recipient agencies. During harvest season, the Coordinator will lead volunteers to harvest local food and deliver it to partners serving food insecure individuals. The fresh produce gleaned is a vital additional resource for fighting food insecurity across Iowa. Find out more and

Read more about the AmeriCorps benefits and position details in the full job description at https://table2table.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/T2T-Onsite-Gleaning-C...

Not sure what AmeriCorps is and whether this position is right for you? Reach out to us for more info by email info@table2table.org or calling our offices at 319-337-3400 and we’ll gladly answer your questions.

If you or someone you know may be interested in this position please send a resume and cover letter to Emily Meister at hr@table2table.org

Job Categories: 
Farming/Agriculture
Volunteers/Volunteer Management