Local Food Connection connects local chefs, institutions and households to local farmers and food artisans from across the region. We provide marketing through an online marketplace and crop planning process and the logistics of aggregation and first mile to last mile delivery.

Located in Newport KY, we currently serve the Dayton, Cincinnati, Lexington and Louisville markets. You can learn more at www.localfoodconnection.net.

Delivery Driver

Local Food Connection is seeking a delivery driver  interested in understanding the local food economy and ensuring safe delivery of local items. We need someone that is good with people, has a good driving record, likes to interact with farmers and chefs, and doesn't mind physical work. The work involves delivering premium, just harvested product that chefs love to receive. Must be 25 or older to qualify. Physical lifting required (up to 50 pounds). This position has the potential to transition into a part-time or full-time position.

Compensation: Hourly pay depending on experience 

Earliest Start Date: October, 2019 

Please send your resume and cover letter to support@localfoodconnection.net


Food Hub Intern

Local Food Connection is currently seeking interns to work with us through the summer season.

General Requirements:

-Background in Environmental Sciences, Agriculture, Sustainability, Business Analytics, or a similar field of study.

-Passionate about working with farms and our team to help structure and fine-tune our repacking and food safety processes.

-Passionate about sustainability and the local food system

-Preferred qualities include detail-oriented and organized

-Working knowledge of Google Drive, Gmail and Microsoft Office

-Some physical lifting required (up to 50 pounds).

-Working environment includes commercial walk-in refrigerators and freezers.

-Willing to learn new technologies, including our local food ordering platform

-We promote internally! At the end of your summer internship, there will be a performance review. Full or part-time positions may be offered to qualified candidates.

Other Areas of Focus:

Logistics and Food Safety Intern: Local Food Connection is currently seeking an intern interested in learning about logistics and food safety standards and how they affect the food system.

Analytics Intern: Local Food Connection is currently seeking an intern interested in learning about logistics and food safety standards and how they affect the food system.

Compensation: Stipend available depending on experience level.

Expected Start Date: October 1, 2019 

Please send your resume and cover letter to support@localfoodconnection.net