Jobs Available at Green Meadows Farm

Petting Farm Employment



Full and Part-Time Petting Farm Help 

Come join our fun petting farm team!  This job is ideal for retirees, stay at home moms, students and anyone else who loves the outdoors and animals such as horses, cows, goats, sheep, pigs, etc.  We are a non-smoking business.  We will provide all the training and materials about the animals. YOU WILL HAVE A GREAT TIME! Not to worry – a college education and/or animal experience is not required for this job! Weekday and weekend positions are available. We prefer that you are available 2 or more days per week.

General Work Hours:       9am  to  2pm

Morning animal pen cleaning starting at 8am

Afternoon cleaning that goes until 4:30pm.

Salary: $10.00 hourly (starting).

Dates of Operation: October 4 thru November 1, 2018

Set-Up Help:  We are looking for a few people to help set up this event beginning September 18.  If interested, please text or call Ken at 301-748-4971 to set up an early interview.

Interview Dates: September 30 & October 1       –      10am to 12 noon

DO NOT call our office. Please TEXT your name and which day you would like interview to Candee at 301-748-1654. She will add your name to the list for that day.  If you cannot come out to interview on either of those dates, text Candee the date you can interview.  She will contact you to set up an interview.

Location: Lynn Creek Park at Joe Pool Lake, 1 Joe Pool Lake, Grand Prairie, TX 75052  (Must use google maps)


 5610 Lake Ridge Parkway, Grand Prairie, TX 75052. ( This address is to the Fire/police station which the closest address to our farm)

You will pass the firehouse and police department on your left as you head into the park.  If anyone is in the guard shack, let them know you are here for an interview with the petting farm.  Proceed to Picnic Shelter #1. 

Application: There is an application link below. You are welcome to print one out and bring the completed form with you for the interview. We will also have applications at the interview for you to fill out.



Green Meadows Petting Farm is looking for full and part time seasonal help for the fall. Jobs include animal care and clean-up, concession sales, administrative, tractor driver and general labor around the farm giving visitors a hands-on educational experience with animals.  No experience needed.  No smoking or tobacco use on the farm.

You can work 1 day or up to 5 days, during the week and/or weekend.  Our farm is perfect for senior citizens, retirees, stay-at-home moms or dads or anyone between jobs that can commit until Nov. 4th.

We also take volunteers!

Hours of Employment:  We are looking for early, late, all day or every day staff for the farm.

Salary:  Starting at $10.00 hourly, unless under 18 (pay to be determined by Ken).

Location:  Green Meadows Farm, 10102 Fingerboard Road, Ijamsville, MD  21754.

Fall 2018 Dates

We kick off the fall season with Barnyard Bash on September 15 and 16. 

The rest of September we are only open weekends. 

Beginning October 3, we are open Wednesday through Sunday. 

We will need evening help on October 19, 20, 21 and October 26, 27 and 28 for our Trail of Jack-O-Lanterns event. 

Our last fall date is November 4th.

Interview Dates:  We will hold interviews at the farm on Monday, September 10th at 10am and again at 4pm.  PLEASE do not call for an appointment but just come out either time and be interviewed.

If you can’t make it at these times, please text Ken at 301-748-4971 and he will call you back to set up an interview. 

Application: There is a link to our application below. You may print one out and bring it with you or just complete one when you come in to interview.

Application Form: Click here.