Don B. Huntley College of Agriculture

Student Employment

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Keep up-to-date and informed about employment opportunities in a variety of areas, including on campus. Many of our learn-by-doing majors hire students to assist technicians in laboratories, faculty members with teaching and/or research activities, and department staff with department office business. Students can inquire in their major's departmental office to see if their program hires student assistants and what types they hire. 

If you are a business or agency that is offering part or full-time employment and would like to post an opening on this page, please email Dan Lee.

Here are our current listings as of 2/8/18: 

L.A. Tropicals Inc., Whittier, Calif.

Job title:  Nursery worker

Pay: Starting at $10.50 an hour

Hours:  Part-time, 24 to 30 hours per week, with the possibility of turning into full time

Duties: Assist in the sale, preparation, and distribution of wholesale houseplants. See description for more information.

Qualifications: Knowledge of basic houseplants; able to lift 50 pounds and work in an outdoor environment for long periods of time

How to apply: Send resume to Denise Hughes by Feb. 16, 2018

Food Scientist, Woodspur Farms, Coachella, Calif.

See description.

Send cover letter and resume to:

Douglas D. Resh

Vice President, Sales & Marketing

Woodspur Farms LLC, dba Oasis Date Garden

Other Employment Sites

Many administrative offices on campus also hire students in a variety of capacities. Students have succeeded in balancing work on campus with their classes and found academic success. All these positions are advertised through the Career Center but can only be seen by current students.