Daily Farm Updates Saturday, July 20, 2019

Employment


Working at Center Grove Orchard is almost as fun as visiting! If you love working with people, are friendly, responsible and hard-working, we’d love to have you a part of our CGO family!

We have many opportunities available for our 2019 season! We are looking for students (14 years & older), stay-at-home moms and dads, retirees and anyone else who can contribute to our fall season. The Farmyard season starts September 7, and we are open 9 AM to 7 PM everyday through November 3. Please see below for positions currently open.

We are hosting open interviews for seasonal employment for the fall Farmyard season. Open interviews will be held July 17, 24 and 31 from 4 to 7 PM – no need to schedule an interview time.

If you have any questions, feel free to email [email protected] or call 515-383-4354.

 

Open Positions & Application

We have many seasonal positions available and we accept applications for those by department. In all positions, we are looking for individuals who are family-friendly, can give customer service with a smile, and be able to assist us in creating memories that last a lifetime. Please see the department overviews below and imagine yourself in each of them. Note those you can see yourself thriving in and be sure to mark those as areas of interest in your online application.

Apply now. We recommend reviewing Part 1 and gathering all information before beginning to complete the form. Part 2 must be completed immediately following and will take approximately an additional 10 minutes to complete. 

 

It is the policy of Center Grove Orchard to provide equal opportunity in employment to all persons. An individual shall not be denied equal access to employment opportunities because of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, or physical or mental disability.

 

Benefits of Working

Besides being a part of an amazing and fun work family, and being a great place to work, we offer some unique benefits for our staff (besides holding baby goats):

  • Flexible schedule around school, full-time jobs, and bridge club
  • 30% discount off purchases
  • 4 Season Passes for family and friends ($160 value)
  • Free Admission for yourself
  • Complimentary meals during weekend shifts
  • Free apple sling shots
  • Complimentary train rides
  • Casual work attire
  • Flexible work environment—inside or outside

We recommend reviewing Part 1 and gathering all information before beginning to complete the form. Part 2 must be completed immediately following and will take approximately an additional 10 minutes to complete. 

Apply Now

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