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Tours & Events Facilitator at Apricot Lane Farms - 14193

Job Title: 
Tours & Events Facilitator
Apricot Lane Farms
10700 Broadway Road
93021 Moorpark , CA
US
Job Type: 
Job
Employment Type: 
Full-Time
Job Description: 

Apricot Lane Farms is a 214-acre Organic, Biodynamic, Regenerative and Humane Certified farm based in Moorpark, California. We are looking for an experienced and professional Tours & Events Facilitator. This position serves as an ambassador of the farm, assisting the Tours & Events Coordinator to organize and run all manner of farm events, tours, tasting events, as well as working at our on-farm Farm Stand and farmers markets. The ideal candidates for this position will be individuals who are incredibly organized, resourceful, team-oriented, passionate about nature, appreciate quality, nutrient-dense food, and are good communicators.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Assist in planning, organizing, and running farm Tours and Events for the public under the Tours and Events Coordinator
• Assist in coordinating additional outsourced help for specific events
• Assist with the administrative side of tours and all customer relations & communications around tours and events
• Assist planning and executing tours and events in making sure they run smoothly and help adjust as needed
• Assist with On-Farm hospitality and farm guests
• Work Farmers Markets shifts in our local Farmer’s Markets and Farm Stand
• Greet, communicate, and field customers’ questions and requests in a professional and courteous manner
• Engage customers, sample, and knowledgeably answer questions about the farm, farm’s produce and products
• Load and unload equipment, tools, and inventory to set up and tear down for tours and events
• Responsible for electronic and cash sales
• Accountable for cash made available for sales transactions
• Organize, refill and reorder products and supplies.
• Attend outside events if/when needed - such as expos, tastings, conferences, and other events that require the presence
of an Apricot Lane Farms representative
• Follow ‘opening and closing’ procedures each time a tour and/or event is operating
• Crosstrain in multiple departments on the farm to build knowledge base of the farm
• Perform other duties as assigned by the Tours and Events Coordinator to meet business needs

Education & Experience: 

High School Diploma or equivalent
• Prior experience in food/beverage or events is advantageous
• Excellent customer service and conversational skills
• Team player - maintain positive work relations
• Ability to work well independently with minimal supervision, as well as take direction from lead
• Ability to Interact with all levels of guests, volunteers, management, and staff
• Must be willing and able to walk up hilly and steep terrain daily
• Able to bend, stoop and kneel for extended periods
• Ability to lift and carry a minimum of 35 pounds with and/or without assistance.
• Valid Driver's License with clean driving record

Application Instructions: 

Please send Cover Letter and Resumes to jobs@apricotlanefarms.com

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