Fresno Metro Ministry (Metro) is inviting qualified candidates to apply for the Community Gardens Assistant position. The ideal candidate values collaboration, teamwork, community engagement and community building, is fluent in English and Spanish, and has experience conducting community engagement and outreach work with diverse groups.
The Community Gardens Assistant supports and works closely with the Community Gardens Manager to conducting various outreach activities, maintain community garden sites, and implementing projects to further the work of Metro’s food system work.
Review of applications will begin ASAP and interviews will begin as early as the first week of October 2021. Applications will be accepted until this position is filled. Expected start date is mid to late October 2021.
Metro is also looking for passionate individuals who are ready to engage community members in shaping our food system and improving its climate change resiliency. Fellows will be working on engaging community members and stakeholders through the establishment of a Food Policy Council and on the ground work at the Yo’Ville Community Garden and Urban Farm.