Volunteer Or Intern With Us
Grocers On Wheels runs a mobile market internship program throughout the year, accepting more than 15 interns into our organization annually. Our internship terms are year round, with occasional project opportunities associated with our major events and publications. Interns are a vital part of the AGRI-Business team. We offer unpaid internships within the following departments: media, agri-business positions (mobile cashier), weigh scale person, labeler (Local Food Research), and the Operations team. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants first hand experience getting to intimately know the communities within food deserts in the Triangle. It’s a wonderful fit for high school students in need of community service hours, undergraduate, graduate students, community members, faith groups etc. You must provide your own transportation to, between and from locations. Internships are unpaid. You must be 14 years old and over to apply.
Email your resume, a cover letter, and two references or letters of recommendation to: sustainablefoodsonwheels [at] gmail.com.
In the subject line write: GOW Internship – [Please note which internship(s) you are applying for or pitch a customized internship].
You may apply for more than one position.
Available Internship Positions
Produce Delivery Assistant Intern…… (6-20 hrs per week)
Assists with the Delivery Campaign to fill and load orders onto the delivery truck.
E-Ag Cashiers and Label Intern…… (10-14 hours per week)
The E Ag. Cashiers and Label intern will support operations of North Carolina Grown foods and promote local grown organic foods.
This position will include internal and external duties.
Operations Team Intern …….. (8-12 hours per week)
The Operations intern will work with the Operation Manager to support various projects.
Communications Intern…… (12-20 hours per week)
The Communications intern will work with Grocers On Wheels communications team to lead and assist with a wide variety of media projects.
Contracts Growing Minds Intern (16-32 hours per week)
Assist Grocers On Wheels in growing the business by developing new partnerships.
Local Foods Specialty Crop Researcher Internship…….. (5-10 hours per week)
Find local fresh Foods in North Carolina. Our intern will work with local farmers list to inquire about which crops, meats or dairy are raised at their location.
Compliance Officer Trainee ……(10hrs per week)
Monitor compliance with relevant USDA and NCDA regulations and codes.
Photography Internship…….. (5-10 hours per week)
Capture the history Grocers On Wheels is making by taking photos at our events.