Farm Employment

At Waldoch Farm and Joyer Adventure Farm, we have various employment opportunities throughout the year. We are looking for passionate, honest and caring individuals that have a high standard for quality, will take initiative, be able to follow directions, and assist our customers. With customer service being a top priority for all positions.

We offer flexible schedules to high school and college students, parents who want to work while their children are at school, and retirees or other adults who want to supplement their income.

Waldoch Farm is a retailer farm, which makes Friday, Saturday, and Sunday our busiest days, with the most hours available. We work around our staff’s availability, however, the more available you are the more likely it that we will consider you for employment.

How to submit an application

Applications for employment can be filled out and delivered in person at the farm.

Download Employee Application

Seasonal Hiring:

Some of the seasonal positions on the farm are: Garden Center Cashier and Stockers, Field Hand, and Joyer Adventure Farm specific roles which include Tractor Drivers, Activity Attendants, Ticket Booth Sales, Corn Cops, and Food Service workers.

We accept applications for these positions throughout the year.

Garden Center worker applications, which include those applying for positions in customer service, as cashiers, and as waterers, are reviewed in late winter and interviews typically happen in March and April. You are more than welcome to drop off an application at this time. However, these positions might have already been filled for the season.

Produce Field workers applications are reviewed and interviews typically start in early to mid-May so we are ready to start work when high school is done for the summer. We need the most help starting in early June weeding the fields. Depending on the season, we hire a few people for work in May when alot of colleges are done with school for the summer. In the summer months; the hours are typically 7am to 1pm or 3pm. During August we need a few more people to help Harvest the crops. Do not hesitate to apply during that time of year in case we need some reinforcements to finish the fresh produce season strong.

Joyer Adventure Farm worker applications are needed early to mid-August and interviews typically are in late August so we are ready for Fall Fun to start. If August has passed it might not be too late to bring in your application. Fall Fun jobs range from Tractor Drivers, Activity Attendants, Ticket Booth sales, Corn Cops, Food Service workers, as well as many more roles that need to be filled to help guests have a fun and safe time at Joyer Adventure Farm. Most of the positions with Fall Fun are on the weekends. We also need extra help on “MEA” on the farm. This season we are open from 10am to 6pm. Waldoch Farm and the Joyer Adventure Farm is closed on Tuesdays. Joyer Adventure Farm opens mid-June if you are interested in summer employment you could apply early and see if we have openings.

We look forward to you bringing in your application!

Submitting Applications

Applications for employment can be filled out and delivered in person at the farm.

Download Application

Open Positions with a plant focus:

Do you have a passion for plants? Would you like a seasonal full-time position at Waldoch Farm? Fill out an application and let us know where you think you could fit into the Waldoch Farm Family. We take a couple of months off of production and retail in the winter for the holiday season. However, our business continues to grow in scope and size each year. Last year we built a growing range that increased our covered growing space by 35%. This blessing means we need to grow our team. We are looking for quality candidates for the following positions:

Paid Internship Our business continues to grow in scope and size and we are ready for the symbiotic relationship having interns at Waldoch Farm would provide. The tasks at Waldoch Farm could vary from pest control, planting, and maintenance of our annuals and perennials, and would include assisting with the vegetable harvest. The roles at Waldoch Farm include managing plants from seed to table and assisting in maintaining a customer friendly experience.

More info on Paid Internships

Greenhouse Co-Head Grower Owner Mary would like to step back from the Head Grower Position in the next couple of years. We would like to have someone work alongside Mary before taking on all of the Head Grower responsibilities.

Co-Head Grower Job Description

Greenhouse Grower with a Pest Control Focus This role at Waldoch Farm provides an excellent opportunity to gain experience growing all kinds of flowers and plants.

Grower Job Description

Greenhouse Assistant Grower and Retail Customer Service Focus We need help in March and April transplanting all of the beautiful flowers we sell. Then, in May and the summer months our customers need help selecting the best plants for their gardens. If you want a change of pace every couple of months this role would be right for you.

Assistant Grower and Retail Job Description

If any of these roles sound like a good fit please add a submit a cover letter with salary requirements and a resume with your Employment Application.

Download Application

Open Positions with plant and people focus:

Perennials Sales and Plant Maintenance Help customers with perennial and design questions. Keep the perennial areas fully stocked. As wells as keep the plants looking good with plant maintenance. The time commitment in this role can be as little as two days a week. If you are interested in working more than that do not hesitate to apply.

Retail Merchandising Kathy, our current Retail Merchandising lead team member, would like to shift her focus to flowers. This role would become the buyer of hardgoods, every non-plant item for sale. They would also set up the displays and monitor inventory. Working as a Cashier and Customer service will make this role a seasonal full-time position. We are ready for you to take the lead with it and run.

If any of these roles sound like a good fit please add a submit a cover letter with salary requirements and a resume with your Employment Application.

Download Application

We have timed ticketing to maintain capacity limits during 2023. Tickets must be bought online ahead of time.

Popular entrance times did sell out in the fall of 2022.

Joyer Adventure Farm

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