Farmers Market Sellers

Blue Chair Fruit Company is the premier artisanal jam and marmalade company in the United States. Located in Oakland, CA, Blue Chair Fruit has redefined preserving through our distinctive brand of modern nostalgia and our exacting approach to fruit and flavors. Our highest priority is using organic and sustainably grown fruit from local growers, and preserving that vibrant fruit flavor by utilizing traditional methods and modern taste sensibilities. In all aspects of our company, from the contents of each jar to packaging to our online presence to the definitive Blue Chair Jam Cookbook, Blue Chair Fruit has reinvented preserving for the modern age.

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Farmers Market Sellers Position:  Market sellers are responsible for loading and unloading their car with all market gear,  sampling and selling  our jams and marmalades at our pop-up Farmers Market shops, setting up and breaking down, handling money and credit card transactions and ensuring each customer has a positive experience.  A market day is typically 7- 8 hours from loading- unloading and writing a market report.

 Our ideal market seller candidates have:

  • their own car to transport all market supplies
  • have a good driving record
  • are available on weekends
  • can give a minimum of a 6 month commitment
  • enjoy interacting with the public
  • have a knack for selling (and/or willing to learn)
  • you’re responsible, reliable and committed to what you do
  • ready to start work between 6:30 am -8am in the morning, depending on the market

 Pay: a base wage of $90 per market  + commission + reimbursement for mileage.

 Market locations: Oakland, SF and Kensington


Excellent!  Send us resume and a short cover letter explaining why you’d like to work for us and why you think you're a fit for this position. What makes you stand out from the crowd?

Email Lauren with subject line: FM seller position

 Thank you and we look forward to hearing from you!


Market Manager

Oakland, California
Publicaton Date: 
Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 12:00am
Company Name: 
Blue Chair Fruit
Job Type: