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If you've ever thought about working in support of small farmers, now you can. Small Farm Central
is looking for an off-hours farmer success specialist
to work as part of a small team that handles the technology needs of small farmers. The organization provides websites, e-commerce, and CSA member management tools to about 800 farms across the United States and Canada. It also helps farmers sell more at farmers markets by creating stronger relationships between market customers and their farmers. The job entails supporting farmer customers by phone, chat, and over email. Candidates must be available during evening hours and on Saturdays for at least four hours. Time can be flexible to some extent, but they need someone available between 12 p.m. and 9 p.m.
, 4 days per week and between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.
on Saturdays. Applicants should be well-versed in technology as they will need to master the software the company uses in order to support customers. Email cover letter, resume in PDF format, and one example of how you helped someone else succeed to email@example.com
with the email subject line “Farms Rock!”
If hands-on work is your thing, Verve 360
, a salon and wellness center in downtown Pittsburgh, is looking for a full-time licensed massage therapist
with at least three years of experience. Interested applicants should be high quality and highly motivated. Email cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you want to help women in need, the Women's Center and Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh
is looking for a full-time advocate
to answer hotline calls and work in its emergency domestic violence shelter on a variable schedule. A bachelor’s degree in social services or related field is required and fluency in another language is preferred. The applicant must have Act 33 and 34 clearances. Salary will be in the mid-$20,000 range with benefits. Email cover letter and resume by 10/24/14 to email@example.com
a full-service workshop complete with a wood shop and 3-D printers, is looking for full- and part-time dream consultants
to help patrons use the shop to weld and saw and build all sorts of things. The job is perfect for artists, builders or skilled hobbyists who want to work in a creative environment. Salary will range from $10 to $14 per hour.
And if you can't get enough of 3-D printing, Maker-Bot,
a company that puts 3-D printers in retail stores, is looking for someone to help customers operate the printer
. "If you are an outgoing techie who wants to be a part of an expanding, exciting company, this is your chance to be a part of the Next Industrial Revolution with MakerBot," the company writes. Applicants should have between one and two years experience in retail and a strong interest in technology.
And, the University of Pittsburgh
is looking for an assistant professor of cultural anthropology
to fill a tenure-track position
. The applicant's research should address the intersection of two or more of the following: medical anthropology; science and technology studies; environment and sustainability; and ethics, beliefs and religion. The university prefers candidates who study Latin America and Asia, particularly East Asia. Duties will include teaching university-level classes and will begin in September 2015. To apply, submit CV and information for three references by Nov. 6 in the link provided above. The university will assist with relocation costs.