Employment opportunities at Richardson Adventure Farm

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Seasonal Employment Opportunities at Richardson Adventure Farm

Richardson Adventure Farm offers seasonal employment in a fun, family environment. We encourage everyone including students, adults, teachers, retirees, who have a friendly smile and personality to apply. We are always looking for reliable employees for Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, and occasional weekdays (Wednesdays and Thursdays) during the fall season – September and October.

We are a family based business and one of our main goals is to portray a fun, friendly, wholesome environment for guests visiting the farm. Customer service is a priority.

Job opportunities in Spring Grove, IllinoisInterview Sessions

Please print and complete the form below, and then return it to the Adventure Farm at one of the following group interview sessions.

You must bring your photo ID and your social security number.
You must be at least 16 years of age to apply for a job at the farm.

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Thursday, July 27 from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tuesday, Aug 8 from 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

What to Expect

During your interview, we will explain our operation and the various job opportunities. We will also take your picture so we have a face to put with the name. If the fit is right, you will be called at a later date to schedule a training session. We will provide training for most positions.

The starting pay rate at the farm is $8.25.

Who We Are Looking For?

We are looking for friendly people who are able to work well with others as a team and can fill positions in the following categories:


We have cashiers in many locations throughout the farm – entrance barn, concession areas, activity ticket sales locations, and retail sales. All locations require a friendly person who is good with people and accurate with money. Cashiers will also be asked to keep their areas stocked and clean.

Donut and Funnel Cake Staff

You will be working - sometimes alone and sometimes with a team - to cook donuts and funnel cakes, wash dishes, keep the building clean, and take and serve orders. This job requires a friendly person who works well within a team and is friendly with our guests.

Outdoor Operations

This includes one or more of the following jobs: controlling customer safety at various activities, attending campfires, driving tractor drawn wagon rides, garbage pick-up, cooking kettle corn, paint and repair. This job requires someone who is friendly and good with people - staff and customers.