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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Salvation Farms Job Training Program Summer Session


Our partners at Salvation Farms are providing a summer session for their Job-Readiness Training Program right here in Winooski. At the Vermont Commodity Program, trainees are part of a fun, productive team that helps get local food into the community. Trainees learn skills in food handling and manufacturing, earn an industry-recognized certification, and receive support in finding the right job for the long-term.

Program Experience:

  • Clean, process, and pack produce for your community
  • Build employable skills
  • Learn from guest presenters and gain exposure to employers

Commitment and Eligibility:

  • 8-week program
  • Tuesday – Thursday, 9 AM – 4 PM
  • 16 years or older
  • Basic ability to read, write, and speak in English
  • Commit to full participation in the program
  • Committed to finding employment or continuing education

Click here to view the full program overview.

Training starts soon, positions are limited! To learn more and apply today, visit

Questions regarding this program can be sent to Jen Way, Salvation Farms Workforce Development Coordinator: jen@salvationfarms.org802 338 9096

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