Employment Opportunities


At the University of Minnesota West Central Research and Outreach Center (WCROC), we provide research-based innovative solutions to farmers, producers and citizens.  Our areas of research include agronomy and soil science, dairy, horticulture, renewable energy, and swine.  

Help Wanted

Facilities & Maintenance Crew be part of our summer grounds crew! No two days are the same - our crew completes a variety of tasks. From May - August, 2023 at 40 hours per week. Open to undergraduate students. Apply online. Contact Adam Erickson.

Horticulture Summer Crew help us maintain the beauty of the Horticulture Display Garden, assist with our various horticultural research projects, harvesting fruits and vegetables, and outreach events. Begins mid-May and runs through mid-August, 2023, 40 hours per week. Open to undergraduate students. View job description. Apply online. Contact Nate Dalman.

Part-time milkers needed for our dairy herd.  Schedule is flexible and includes mornings, evenings, weekdays and weekends. To apply, please contact Kim Oachs by emailing [email protected].

The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.