Oxbow Farm in Carnation WA is Hiring: Fall Festival Staff
Posted on: 07/31/2017 2:32 pm
Oxbow Farm is hiring Fall Festival Staff for our Oxtober festivities.
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Fall Festival & Farm Stand Staff are responsible for creating a positive customer experience at “Oxtober,” our annual fall harvest festival and farm stand. Our popular pumpkin patch and farm stand will be open Thursday thru Sunday in Oxtober providing visitors with the opportunity to purchase a variety of vegetables, pumpkins, and native plants. On the weekends, we will have additional fall festival activities such as; Kids’ Farm Adventures, arts & crafts, hay rides, food trucks, beer & wine, and live music.
Under the supervision of the General Manager and Facilities Supervisor, Fall Festival & Farm Stand Staff will provide a welcoming experience for festival visitors. Fall Festival & Farm Stand staff will be available to help with a wide range of activities and tasks as needed, including Farm Stand sales, children’s programming, maintaining the property, and more. We are a working farm in peak season and occasionally have the sudden need for helping hands in other capacities across the organization.
We are looking for 12-15 seasonal crew members to support our Oxtober Fall Festival, primarily on Saturdays & Sundays throughout the month of October. One – three of our seasonal crew members will have the opportunity to work additional days in the farm stand and pumpkin patch on Thursdays & Fridays.
• Friendly and personable
• Comfortable with sales and customer service
• Able to lift 50 pounds
• Good physical shape
• Good math skills
• Detail oriented
• Good communication skills
• First-aid certification a plus
• Experience with and passion for working with children a plus
• Positive leadership skills
• Flexible, creative, and able to perform well in diverse conditions and under pressure
Please read carefully, incomplete applications will not be considered. Email a resume, letter of interest, and 3 references: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please write Fall Festival Staff in the email subject line and include where you found this position in the message body.
Deadline to apply is Monday, 9/4/17. Applications will be processed as they are received.