Summer Mushroom Picker/Packer Wanted

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We’re looking for a detail-oriented seasonal worker who will assist with both mushroom picking and packing.

The work: assist Farm-founder Jeremy McAdams with packaging and processing mushrooms, while also helping production team with mushroom picking.

Hours: 40 to 50 hours per week starting at 7:30am, generally quitting around 5pm.  Workers are generally expected to work at least one day each weekend – especially in the summer.

Duration: This position starts in June, and extends through October, but we will also be hiring for other positions in June: production team member and production lead (see other posts).

Compensation: hourly work at $12 to $13 per hour.  Housing is available free of charge in our farmhouse or in our bunkhouse; there is a shared bathroom and kitchen in the farmhouse.  All farmhands have use of kitchen equipment and a few food staples like oil and salt, and of course mushrooms!

The Team: Summer teams are up to two or three full-time employees.

Work Location: We have a beautiful 38 acre farm at 827 15th St., Clayton, WI 54004, about an hour and a half from the Twin Cities.

Selection Criteria: Previous general farming or kitchen experience desirable, as well as speed, attention to detail, endurance, ability to work well with others.

Hiring deadline: We will be hiring in early to mid-June, while we hope the picker/packer will start in late June.

Application Details: Please email Jeremy at with a description of why you’re interested in the position.  He’d also like to see a resume and at least one professional and one personal reference.

Thanks for your interest in our mushroom picker/packer position!

Contact Farmer Jeremy McAdams at 612-205-8599 or fill out the form below: