• Horticulture Intern

    Job Locations US-OK-Ardmore
    Job ID
    2018-1492
    # of Openings
    3
    Classification
    Intern
    Education
    Undergraduate (junior or senior)
  • Overview

    The Noble Research Institute LLC is accepting applications for a Horticulture Intern.

     

    Duration: Approximately 12 weeks during the Fall of 2018.

     

    Hourly Rate: This intern position will earn $12 to $14 per hour (subject to federal and state income tax withholding). The intern will work 40 hours per week for up to 12 weeks; payments are made semimonthly. Course credit may also be available, subject to university requirements.

     

     

     EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

    Responsibilities

    The successful intern will work alongside a staff mentor that matches their field of study. Responsibilities include but are not limited to assisting with teaching and learning demonstrations highlighting different concepts of food production practices in backyard environments, field production, raised beds and containers systems and protected agriculture systems. The intern will also work with Education group in development of school gardens and cirriculum associated with gardens. Additional responsibilities of daily activities including but not limited to watering, fertilizing, weed control, havesting, and demonstration plot upkeep.

     

     

    Qualifications

    The successful candidate must:

    • Be enrolled in an undergraduate degree program in a college or university within the United States, with such program resulting in the award of a baccalaureate.
    • Have completed his/her sophomore year at the time the internship begins (at least 60 credit hours) with a declared major in horticulture, plant science, sustainable agriculture, environmental science or closely related field of study with appropriate fundamental coursework completed.
    • Be legally authorized to work in the United States (for any employer) and WILL NOT require employment visa sponsorship for this internship; and
    • Be capable of working 40 hours per week for 12 weeks. The intern will work in Ardmore, Oklahoma during the program.

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