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Category: Horticulture


Lauritzen Gardens
Omaha, Nebraska

Posted: Thursday, February 7, 2013

 

2013 SUMMER INTERSHIPS

 

Lauritzen Gardens, Omaha’s Botanical Center, is a young and growing public garden located on a 100-acre site overlooking the Missouri River Valley. Visit www.lauritzengardens.org for more information about the indoor and outdoor displays.  Internships at Lauritzen Gardens offer exciting opportunities for students to be closely involved with the challenges and rewards of working in a young public garden with a fast-paced atmosphere.  Students may receive academic credit through their institutions. 

 

HORTICULTURE INTERN

Number available:  4

Duration:  3 to 4 months, starting in May

Compensation:  $8.00 per hour

 

The horticulture intern will work directly with the garden’s horticulture staff to gain practical work experience in all aspects of horticultural maintenance.  Interns will spend time working in several different outdoor gardens, indoor floral display, greenhouse production, plant records, and turf. 

 

To apply for an internship please contact:

 

Laura Kastl

Director of Human Resources

Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68108

(402) 346-4002 ext. 210

l.kastl@omahabotanicalgardens.org

 

 

Application materials must be received by April 13, 2013 to be considered for a summer 2013 internship. 

 

Lauritzen Gardens ~ 100 Bancroft St. ~ Omaha, NE 68108

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