Farm Assistant-Student Employee

  • McHenry County College
  • Crystal Lake, IL 60012
  • Aug 26, 2021
Part time / Adjunct Work Study, Student Jobs on Campus

Job Description



Job Title Farm Assistant-Student Employee Department Horticulture Employee Type Part Time Hourly Rate $11.00 Federal Work Study or Institutional Work Study Academic Term Academic Year Anticipated Schedule Hours will be determined upon the need of the department and the student employee's class schedule. 
Friday-9:00am-3:00pm Work Week 0-20 Hours Work Week-Other Information Application Review Begins Special Instructions to Applicants Position Introduction This student employment position is within our Horticulture department.  Student Employment at MCC requires the following:

  • Background Check
  • Completion of New Employee Training
  • Must be currently enrolled in at least 3 credit hours for Fall/Spring semester
  • Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or above - if this is your first semester at MCC, the GPA requirement is waived
  • If you qualify for Federal Work Study, you will be hired as a Federal Work Study employee to utilize these funds

Position Summary Provides assistance in the Horticulture department .  Reports to Dean of Career and Technical Education Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Harvest, clean, and process crops for the


student farm!

  • Maintain crops by weeding, pruning, and


  • Plant crops as necessary. 

Required Education High School graduate or equivalent Other Required Qualifications Desired Qualifications Skills and Specifications

  • Position requires frequent bending, stretching and lifting
  • Ability to sit, walk and stand up to 4 hours


Location Main Campus

Application Details

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