The Horticulture Intern receives hands-on training in all phases of garden management by assisting in the daily care and maintenance of the Arboretum’s extensive collection of accessioned plants. Specific emphasis is placed on refining practical horticultural skills. Supervisory skills are developed by directing the activities of volunteers and seasonal staff. The Intern is also required to complete an independent study project under the direction of their supervisor. The rate for this position is $12.35 per hour. Applications are strongly encouraged from individuals in minority groups.
The position has a specified start date of June 18, 2018 and an end date of June 7, 2019.
The application deadline is February 15, 2018.
Before applying, please read the additional information and application instructions at: www.business-services.upenn.edu/arboretum/ed_internships.shtml
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