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

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].

Animal Care & Research Student Position is responsible for the feeding and care of dairy calves located at the WCROC. Employee should be willing to learn how to care of dairy calves, and willing to properly record data in a research setting. Must be a U of MN undergraduate student. View the full job description. Apply online, Job #351529.

Farm Animal Attendant to collect experimental data and care for our dairy and swine herds. Full time at 40 hour work week of 8 hour days, includes weekend work and holidays in rotation with other team members. View the full job description. Apply online, Job #222271. 

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