MDDA Seeks Farmers Market Manager

Posted on December 19, 2019

The Marquette Downtown Development Authority seeks a dynamic Market Manager to join our team and continue the growth and vibrancy of the popular Downtown Marquette Farmers Market. This position oversees the operations of the Saturday and Wednesday evening markets and provides all administrative functions, including vendor recruitment and selection and coordination of promotions, programming, demonstrations, education and community outreach programs, and special events. A full job description is available below.

The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market takes place at the Marquette Commons, 112 South Third Street, from late-May through mid-December.

Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday evenings, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. (typically a shorter season)

For this reason, the successful candidate must be able to work Wednesdays and Saturdays during the market season; however, the position offers a flexible, 28-hour/week year-round schedule.

To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter, and completed employment application to Rebecca Salmon, 337 W. Washington Street, Marquette, MI 49855 or by email to becky@downtownmarquette.org. The deadline for application is Friday, January 3, 2020.

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market Manager Job Description

Employment Application