Provided on this page are resources pertaining to employment, internships, and scholarships relevant to AEC students.

Current Job Openings

Jefferson County, Oregon Recruitment for Fair Events Coordinator position in Central Oregon. Salary up to $49,524. Deadline to apply for next review is May 3rd. Tentative date of first interview is May 18th. Link to the flyer.

Mountain View Seeds of Salem, Oregon produces turf and forage seed varieties that are shipped all over the world. Quality MVS seeds are used on golf courses and sports fields, sod farms, parks, and residential turf, as well as other locations requiring superior appearance, performance, and value. Mountain View Seeds has a position open for a summer paid internship. This position will gain experience in all facets of the Oregon seed business (seed production, processing/packaging, logistics, sales & marketing, etc.). For more information about Mountain View Seeds visit Please send resumes to

Field manager, Flying Feather Orchards
Duties include working outside with farm crews, monitor tree and crop care activities. Operate some machinery such as mid-sized tractors and hand-held tools (sprayers, weedeaters, welders, chainsaws). This is a management-training role intended for someone who enjoys working outdoors. I want to delegate oversight responsibilities to competent field managers. Past agriculture experience, Spanish-speaking abilities or experience in OSU's hazelnut breeding program strongly preferred. Located in Newberg, OR. Compensation is DOE. Please contact Michael at (503) 858-7865 or

The VMRC is seeking Student Technical Assistants (Undergrad).
The Vegetation Management Research Cooperative is looking to fill four Student Technical Assistant positions. The student technical assistants will help conduct forest inventories during the winter term. These positions need to be filled ASAP. Please see the following link for more information:

Scholarship Resources

Far West Agribusiness Association

Syngenta Agricultural Scholarship: Solicitation for Students for the Farm Foundation Cultivator Program Scholarship: We are happy to announce the launch of the annual national Syngenta Agricultural Scholarship program, which is available to U.S. land-grant university students currently pursuing bachelor’s or master’s degrees in crop-related disciplines. Applicants must be U. S. residents enrolled as of Spring 2016 in an accredited agriculture program. Students can apply by submitting a 750- to 1,000-word essay (topic set forth on the Syngenta Agricultural Scholarship web page) for a chance to win part of the $20,000 in available awards. Students enrolled at APLU-member land-grant universities are encouraged to apply (a full list of eligible universities can be found on the scholarship website). Applications will be accepted until May 26, 2016

Employment Resources

Agricultural and Applied Economics Association


Beginning Farmers

Hansen Agri-Placement


Northwest Farm Credit Services

Business Advisor/Senior Business Advisor

Industry Analyst/Senior Industry Analyst

OSU Career Services

Stahlbush Island Farms

USA Jobs

US Department of Agriculture