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Staff of NOFA Vermont, at Winter Conference 2017

NOFA Vermont is hiring FOUR NEW STAFF MEMBERS!

Through some reorganizing and the growth of our organization, we are hiring for the following four positions. Please share the news with your friends and contacts, and feel free to call (802) 434-4122 or email info@nofavt.org if you have any questions.

NOFA-VT Office Manager

NOFA Vermont is seeking an Office Manager based in our Richmond, VT office for 32 hrs/wk to be responsible for office administration, membership support and program staff support.

We are seeking a candidate who is familiar with local, organic agriculture, is detail oriented, has excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, is able to juggle many tasks, has experience with the Microsoft Office Suite, IT experience in a server environment, and familiarity with database management.

Please submit a resume and letter of interest to info@nofavt.org with “Office Manager” in the subject line, or send hard copies to NOFA-VT, PO Box 697, Richmond VT 05477.

The position will remain open until filled with an anticipated start date in early April.

Complete job description (PDF) »

NOFA-VT Education Coordinator

The Education Coordinator is predominantly responsible for managing the educational events at NOFA-VT to engage current members (farmers, gardeners and consumers) and attract new members through development of Winter Conference workshops, and seasonal on-site workshops (on farms, gardens, homesteads).  The Education Coordinator is a member of the technical assistance team.  In addition, the candidate will develop and oversee NOFA-VT’s Beginning Farmer programs (apprenticeship tool, CRAFT program and Journey Farmer Program) and organize technical/networking events for beginner farmers. 

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VOF Certification Assistant

The ideal candidate will have a B.A./B.S degree in agriculture, environmental science, food technology, or related field or equivalent work experience.  Applicants should have experience with customer service, database management (Salesforce experience is ideal!), IT and administrative skills, organizational skills, auditing, knowledge of organic standards and sustainable agriculture.

Our office located in Richmond, Vermont is a fun, fast-paced office and we have high expectations of our staff.  Applicants should have a sense of humor, ability to multitask and be willing to work independently and as a team.  Applicants should have good time-management skills and enjoy interacting and assisting organic producers. 

Complete job description (PDF) »

VOF Materials Review and Staff Inspector

The ideal candidate will have a B.A./B.S degree in agriculture, environmental science, food technology, food science or related field or equivalent work experience.  Applicants should have experience with customer service, familiarity with regulatory compliance and organic certification, auditing, knowledge of organic standards and sustainable agriculture and experience with databases (Salesforce experience a plus!).

Our office located in Richmond, Vermont is a fun, fast-paced office and we have high expectations of our staff.  Applicants should have a sense of humor, ability to multitask and be willing to work independently and as a team.  Applicants should have good time-management skills and enjoy interacting and assisting organic producers. 

This position will be mainly remote but does require travel to Richmond and within Vermont.

Complete job description (PDF) »


Only accepting electronic applications.

Please send your cover letter & resume to: Enid Wonnacott/Nicole Dehne at jobs@nofavt.org


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