Join the Zweber Farms Team

We are hiring! You can join the Zweber Farm’s team.

Do you love animals? Do you pay attention to the little details? Do you like working outside? Looking for a part-time job with health benefits? Then this job is for you!


Zweber Farms’ Assistant Herdsperson


DATE POSTED:  July 21, 2018


LOCATION: Zweber Farms, 25420 Natchez Ave, Elko, MN


CATEGORY: Agriculture


JOB TYPE: Animal Care/Dairy Cow Milking



Zweber Farms is a fourth generation organic dairy farm who also specializes in direct from the farm beef, pork, chicken and egg sales. Our farm is committed to producing the best quality milk and meats while caring for the animals and land in a humane and sustainable way. Zweber Farms is currently accepting applications for one part time Assistant Herdsperson positions:

  • Evening shift (3:00pm-8: 30 pm) five days a week, including one weekend shift. Occasional morning shifts may be offered.


The position’s responsibilities will include caring for young dairy animals, caring for chickens, and milking cows. Applicants must have a desire to care for animals in a respectful and humane way, can work individually and have an ability to do jobs precisely and efficiently. No farming background is required.



  • At least 16 years old.
  • A desire to care for animals.
  • Ability to work independently, safely and efficiently.
  • Ability to problem solve.
  • Willingness to learn new skills.
  • Attention to detail to ensure quality animal care and quality milk product.



  • If your mom calls me, instead of you, about this position.


PAY: $9.00-11.00/hour based on experience



  • Flexible scheduling.
  • Flexible days-off.
  • Potential for partial reimbursements for health care premiums.  


Candidates need to complete the application form by Tuesday, July 31, 11:59 PM. The top applications will be contacted and be asked to do a working in-person interview following the closure of the application process.

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CLOSING DATE: July 31, 2018


For further information, please contact Emily Zweber at 651-341-0430 or Learn more about Zweber Farms at .