Glasshouse Display & Greenhouse Production Intern
The Glasshouse Display and Greenhouse Production intern will work in the Conservatory, Butterfly Wing, and greenhouses. The intern will assist with the implementation of the rotating indoor displays, the maintenance of permanent plant material, and the usage of biological control. The development of horticulture skills in planting, watering, mulching, pruning, fertilizing, propagating by seed and vegetative means, transplanting, repotting, staking and grooming of plant material, and maintaining indoor displays and water features is emphasized. Compensation is $8.50/hour.
* Possible hours available before and after internship.
The Glasshouse Display & Greenhouse Production Intern must
- be currently enrolled at a college or university working towards an undergraduate degree at the time of application.
- have a strong interest in the care and maintenance of plants in conservatories and greenhouses and public gardens.
- be able to work in all outdoor and greenhouse conditions.
- be able to lift 50 pounds.
- have an ability to work occasional weekend and evening hours.
- have a valid driver’s license.
More information about each internship opportunity is listed below.For further information please contact:
Assistant Director & Internship Coordinator
Reiman Gardens – Iowa State University
1407 University Blvd, Ames, IA 50011