TO APPLY FOR A SUMMER JOB

 Please send an email wilkersonfarm@yahoo.com with the following: 

  1. current resume that includes an email & phone number 
  2. which position you are applying for
  3. a short paragraph describing why you are interested in the position​

Current Openings

Fall Fair Attendant

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Part- or Full-Time available

$12 per hour, seasonal position starting September 2 through October 31 

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POSITION : Fall Fair Attendants

We have multiple positions available for fair attendants/cashiers  at our annual Fall Fair. The positions begins Sept 2nd to help us finish setting up before we open around Sept 14th, and lasts until Halloween.  Our fair features a 5-acre corn maze, pumpkin patch, carnival rides, farm animals, slides, and mini activities for kids. In 2018, we had over 10,000 people come through during September & October. We see lots of families, youth groups, and big events too. Although it can be very fun and exciting, the people we hire must be able to follow & enforce the rules to keep all our patrons safe. 


SCHEDULE & PAY : 

Morning shifts are 9:30am to 3:30pm and evening shifts are 3:30pm to 9:30pm.  Each person we hire should be able to work at least 2 shifts per week, but full-time positions available too. 

The starting wage is $12.00 per hour.  Each person should be prepared to rotate through the following areas (though we may assign people to one specific area) :


1. CASHIER DUTIES : 

  • Serving customers quickly and kindly
  • Keeping the store clean and fully stocked
  • Move and price pumpkins as needed  


2. ANIMAL ENCLOSURE DUTIES : 

  • Feed & water animals (chickens, pigs, goats, etc) 
  • Maintain cleanliness is animal areas 
  • Keep patrons safe by reminding them of rules when needed 
  • Watch out for any accidents, injuries, or lost children and report to Fair Manager  


3. RIDE ATTENDANT DUTIES : 

  • Keep patrons safe by reminding them of rules when needed
  • Operate rides with excitement and vigilance 
  • Return wagons/carts to proper places 
  • Move and price pumpkins as needed 
  • Watch out for any accidents, injuries, or lost children and report to Fair Manager 


DESIRED PERSONAL QUALIFICATIONS: 

  •  Willing to listen and learn  
  • Works & communicates well with other team members
  • Enjoys being around people
  • Can handle stressful situations
  • Is timely, organized, & dependable