TO APPLY FOR A SUMMER JOB

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

  1. current resume with an email & phone number 
  2. a short paragraph describing why you are interested in the position​

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CURRENT OPENING (Posted 6/19/19)

Position : FIELD CREW MEMBER  


Field Work Duties (including but not limited to):

  • Primary Goal : weeding all crops
  • Working under the direction of the Field Manager
  • Staying focused on the task at hand when working alone, and with others 

Harvesting Duties (including but not limited to):

  • Harvesting, washing, and bunching produce
  • Loading the truck in a well-organized way 


Desired Personal Qualifications: 

  • Willing to listen and learn 
  • Has a passion for, or is willing to learn about agriculture/gardening/nutrition
  •  Works & communicates well with other team members
  • Is self-motivated and can work independently
  • Is timely, organized, & dependable 


Hours & Schedule

This is a seasonal position starting immediately through October. 

Field duties are usually heavier in the early season, with harvesting taking priority later on. 

Morning shifts are 8:00 am - 12:00pm and evening shifts are 5:00pm - 9:00pm, as we try to avoid working the field during the hottest hours of the day. Up to 24 hours per week available.


Compensation: The wage offered is $12.00 per hour. Pay days are every Wednesday. 


TO APPLY: Please send an email wilkersonfarm@yahoo.com with (1) a current resume with an email & phone number and (2) a short paragraph describing why you are interested in the position​

FIELD WORK

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This team works hard in the fields all through the hot summer to plant, weed, water, and harvest each and every crop. ​  


Schedule: 

May through September


Duties Include:    

- Primary goal: weeding

- Working under the direction of the Field Manager

- Staying focused on the task at hand when working alone, and with others

- Occasionally working on construction, irrigation, or fair projects

FARMERS MARKETS

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These team members harvest, wash, bunch, organize, and display all the produce at the farmers markets every weekend. We have a Provo market crew and a Salt Lake market crew. 


Schedule:

June through October


Duties Include: 

- Harvesting, washing, and bunching produce

- Loading the truck in a well-organized way 

- Setting up market booths, displaying produce, take down

- Serving customers quickly and kindly

- Completing assignments from manager

- When needed, driving/parking the market truck & trailer to SLC

FALL FAIR

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These cashiers and attendants help make the Fall Fair a success each year. They deal with all the thousands of people that come to the farm in the Fall for all the fun. They welcome customers, operate all the rides, move pumpkins, and keep the public safe.  


Schedule: 

September 10th to Halloween


Duties Include: 

- Serving customers quickly and kindly

- Keeping the store clean and fully stocked

- 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

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO VOLUNTEER

Occasionally we invite volunteers to help us during busy peaks of the season, these opportunities usually include weeding and/or harvesting. Please send an email wilkersonfarm@yahoo.com with the following: 

  1. your contact information (name, email, phone number)
  2. a short paragraph describing how many hours/days you are available to volunteer
  3.  a short paragraph describing why you are interested in volunteering