Job Description: The Custodial Assistant will assist with vacuuming, sweeping, mopping, restroom sanitation, cleaning windows, collecting trash from receptacles throughout the buildings, and refilling holders of disposable items, such as soap, bathroom tissue, paper towels, etc. Job Skills / Requirements: Must be able to lift 50 pounds. Ability to communicate […]

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CLICK HERE for more information about the Reiman Gardens’ internship program.  The Science Communication intern will work ~12 hours per week from January 9 – Sep 30, with the following required commitments: Thu, Jan 26, 12:45 – 5:00 PM Thu, Feb 23, 12:45 – 5:00 PM Thu, Mar 23, 12:45 […]

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CLICK HERE for more information about the Reiman Gardens’ internship program.  The Greenhouse Production & Glasshouse Display intern will work 20 hours per week from January 9 – May 31, with more hours available during breaks. Reiman Gardens is a unique growing operation, especially for central Iowa, offering experience with […]

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CLICK HERE for more information about the Reiman Gardens’ internship program.   The Event Management intern will assist with the creation and implementation of special events and rentals at Reiman Gardens throughout the summer such as Pollinator Fest, Rose Fest, Independence Day Celebration, Garden Art Fair, and others.  This includes […]

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CLICK HERE for more information about the Reiman Gardens’ internship program.    The Entomology intern will assist the Director of Entomology in the processing and maintenance of butterfly cultures for release in the Butterfly Wing.  Such work will involve maintenance of a variety of invertebrate colonies, processing and handling tropical […]

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CLICK HERE for more information about the Reiman Gardens’ internship program.  The Youth & Family Education intern develops lesson plans and leads youth & family summer programming, including on site programs, virtual content, and mobile engagement. This intern also assists with the coordination and implementation of written garden and exhibit […]

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CLICK HERE for more information about the Reiman Gardens’ internship program.  The Plant Collections & Records intern will assist with maintaining the plant collection records at Reiman Gardens. Responsibilities include inputting data into the plant database, researching plant nomenclature and characteristics for educational displays, contributing to national research projects, creating […]

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CLICK HERE for more information about the Reiman Gardens’ internship program.  The Horticulture: Turfgrass & Irrigation intern will help maintain plant collections in all areas of the outdoor gardens, with particular emphasis on managing irrigation systems and maintaining turf. Daily work includes monitoring, setting, and fixing irrigation equipment and systems.  […]

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CLICK HERE for more information about the Reiman Gardens’ internship program.  The Horticulture: Landscape & Ornamental Gardening intern will maintain permanent and annual plant collections in all areas of the outdoor gardens. Emphasis is on developing horticulture skills in planting, weeding, watering, mulching, edging, pruning, fertilizing, and maintaining outdoor displays […]

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CLICK HERE for more information about the Reiman Gardens’ internship program.  The Horticulture: Community & Edible Gardening intern will maintain annual and perennial plant collections in the outdoor Edible Garden and other vegetable production areas. Emphasis is on developing horticulture skills in planting, weeding, watering, mulching, edging, pruning, and fertilizing, […]

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