Farmer Interpreter

Website Old Grove Orange

Farm to School in the Los Angeles Basin

Old Grove Orange | Farmer Interpreter

Old Grove Orange is an 81-acre organic, regenerative farm located 60 miles east of Los Angeles in Redlands, CA. We are looking for an enthusiastic, friendly, professional Farmer Interpreter. The Farmer Interpreter is a paid position that gives its applicants an opportunity to fully immerse themselves in regenerative agriculture, agribusiness, and agricultural education. We think of the Farmer Interpreter as someone who not only farms but is good with people, someone that can represent farming to the general public. The Farmer Interpreter is responsible for leading Farm Field Trips, hosting Mini Farmers Market assemblies at elementary school sites, supporting the Old Grove Farms Flower CSA through picking flowers and making bouquets, as well helping with general farm work. For those interested, please send your resume and the contact details of two references to

Job Duties:

  • Lead Farm Field Trips for 1-5th graders, farm tours for members of the public
  • Host Mini Farmers Market assemblies at elementary school sites
  • Help with farm events and on-farm markets
  • Pick flowers and make bouquets for farmers market sale
  • Assist farmers in general farm work – planting, weeding, etc
  • Assist farmers in animal care – feeding, cleaning, etc
  • Maintain quality assurance on all products and services
  • Maintain safety procedures and sanitation guidelines


  • Able to effectively communicate and interact with all customers – especially children!
  • Able to follow instructions, demonstrate follow-through, and work well independently
  • Detailed and process-oriented
  • Maintain a positive attitude and communicate any issues to direct supervisors
  • Bilingual – Spanish & English (preferred)
  • Experience with farming produce or animals (preferred)
  • Work: Monday-Friday, 8 hours/day. Willing to work on weekends, but no more than 5 days/week

Education & Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 2 years of full time work, preferably in Agriculture or Education


  • Hourly wage begins at $17/hour, but increases dependent on experience
  • ON-SITE HOUSING IS INCLUDED – shared home with fellow farmers, full amenities – kitchen, bathrooms, wi-fi, washer/dryer units, utilities, parking
  • Competitive benefits – workers comp, 401k matching, paid sick time, healthcare allowance

To apply for this job email your details to