Student Farm Hand – Farming Assistant

Lee’s Farm, Wayland, Rt. 20


Join our dedicated team at STEMS Wayland at Lee’s Farm, where student farm hands are given an invaluable opportunity to immerse themselves in the world of sustainable agriculture. As a Student Farm Hand, you will play a vital role in the cultivation and maintenance of our crops, learning fundamental farming techniques and contributing to the success of our farm. This position provides hands-on experience in various aspects of farming, guided by experienced mentors and professionals in the field.


Farming and Cultivation:

  • Assist in all stages of the farming process, from preparing soil to planting and harvesting crops.
  • Learn and implement sustainable farming practices under the guidance of the farm team.
  • Collaborate with fellow farm hands to ensure the health and vitality of our seasonal crops.

Field Maintenance:

  • Participate in routine maintenance tasks such as watering, weeding, and pest control.
  • Help maintain cleanliness and organization in farm work areas.
  • Support the upkeep of farm equipment and tools.

Learning and Development:

  • Participate in training sessions to deepen understanding of agricultural principles and techniques.
  • Benefit from mentorship provided by experienced farmers and agricultural professionals.
  • Engage in team discussions to share insights, challenges, and collaborative solutions.


  • Passionate about sustainable farming and eager to learn hands-on farming techniques.
  • Physical stamina and ability to work outdoors in various weather conditions.
  • Strong work ethic and willingness to collaborate with a team.
  • Positive attitude and eagerness to learn and grow in the field of agriculture.


This is a part-time, seasonal position with flexible hours, dependent on farming activities and seasonal demands. Availability during weekends and peak farming times is required.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter outlining their interest and qualifications for the position to STEMS Flower Co. is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds.

STEMS Wayland