Employment Opportunities

Donaldson Farms is a family owned & operated 500+ acre modern produce farm featuring fruits and vegetables, farm market, strawberry, raspberry, apple, pumpkin, agriculture education, tours, birthday parties, and corporate events!

If you are interested in joining our Farm Market Staff or seasonal Event Team and would like to be considered for future opportunities, please use our Contact Form to submit your contact information and related experience. Internship inquiries can also be submitted.

Employment opportunities are only available seasonally, with limited openings. Current positions at our Farm Market location, if available, are listed below. 

Current Positions

Parking Attendant – Fall 2019

Be the first smile our farm guests see this fall!

Part-time, weather permitting, seasonal position
September 28th through October 27th and Columbus Day, October 14th. Saturdays and Sundays 9:00 am – 6:00 pm (approximate)

Experience preferred. Must be 18 or older, personable, comfortable working with and greeting the public Also, must be agreeable to work in all weather conditions.

Hourly wage information will be provided to serious inquiries.

Field Assistant – Fall 2019

Take in the fresh fall air while helping out in the pumpkin field this season! Part-time, weather permitting, seasonal position.
September 28th through October 27th and Columbus Day, October 14th. Saturdays and Sundays
9:00 am – 6:00 pm (approximate)

Must be 18 or older, personable, comfortable working the public and be agreeable to work in all weather conditions.

Duties will include:
Monitoring our Pick-Your-Own Pumpkin and Indian Corn Fields. Assisting farm guests on and off hayrides by setting and removing steps. Assisting farm guests in loading pumpkins on the hay ride wagon. Interact with farm guests to answer questions, provide farm information, etc.

Hourly wage information will be provided to serious inquiries.

Weekend Party Hostess & Event Support – The ideal person for this position will be available to work Friday through Sunday (schedule will vary from week to week) and is a positive-natured, enthusiastic, and creative people-person with attention to deal and a strong focus on customer service. Prior experience working with children as a teacher, camp counselor, or other youth-related experience is a plus. (This position may be combined with the open position of School & Group Tour Staff for applicants who are interested in both weekday and weekend hours.)

Primary Job Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Set-up and clean-up for birthday parties and private events
  • Hosts birthday parties and leads activities for children.
  • Lead and facilitate children in activities in a safe and fun manner.
  • Good communication and public speaking skills

Agritourism Event Staff – Donaldson Farms hosts thousands of children and adults for private educational farm tours throughout the farming season. The ideal person for this position will enjoy working with kids and young students, be available Monday through Friday from 8am – 3pm to assist with educational school and group tour experiences on the farm, and preferably have an interest in farming. Prior experience working with children as a teacher, camp counselor, or other youth-related experience is a plus. (This position may be combined with the open position of Weekend Party Hostess and Event Staff for applicants who are interested in both weekday and weekend hours.)

Primary Job Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Set-up and clean-up for group tours
  • Assist in leading groups to pick-your-own areas of the farm and other educational farm activities
  • Lead and facilitate tour participants in activities in a safe and fun manner.
  • Good communication and public speaking skills

If you are interested in joining our Farm Market Staff or seasonal Event Team and would like to be considered for future opportunities, please use our Contact Form to submit your contact information and related experience. Internship inquiries can also be submitted.

Other Employment Opportunities

To inquire about positions at our other locations:

Donaldson’s Greenhouse & Nursery: www.donaldsongreenhouse.com
Donaldson Farms Wholesale Operations: wholesale@donaldsonfarms.net