Flower/Farmer Interpreter

  • Full Time
  • Redlands

Website Old Grove Orange

Farm to School in the Los Angeles Basin

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 Flower/Farmer Interpreter. The Flower/Farmer Interpreter is a paid position that gives its applicants an opportunity to fully immerse themselves in regenerative agriculture and agricultural education. We think of the Flower/Farmer Interpreter as someone who not only farms flowers, but is good with people. The Flower/Farmer Interpreter is responsible for leading Farm Field Trips (35%), contributing to the Old Grove flower business (50%), as well as helping with general farm work (15%). For those interested, please send your resume and the contact details of two references to anna.knight@oldgroveorange.com.

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 (back up basis)
  • Help with farm events and on-farm markets
  • Primary flower farmer – harvesting, processing, and preparing of flower bouquets for sale
  • Assist farmers in general farm work – planting, weeding, etc
  • Assist farmers in animal care – feeding, cleaning, etc
  • 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
  • Attention to quality and an ability to work quickly – must manage time-sensitive harvests
  • Maintain a positive attitude and communicate any issues to direct supervisors
  • Bilingual – Spanish & English (preferred)
  • Experience with farming produce, flowers, or raising animals (preferred)
  • Work: Monday-Friday, 8 hours/day. Willing to work on weekends, but no more than 5 days/week
  • Minimum one year commitment, with a three month trial period prior to full time conversion

Education & Experience:

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


  • Hourly wage begins at $16/hour
  • Housing is included – shared home with fellow farmers, full amenities – kitchen, bathrooms, wi-fi, washer/dryer units, parking, utilities included
  • Benefits  – 401k matching after one year, paid sick time

To apply for this job email your details to anna.knight@oldgroveorange.com