Are you looking to make your way into the exciting world of urban forestry, but afraid you don’t know where to start? Well luckily, Fairfax County is looking to hire entry-level urban foresters like you! This short-term position will give you the opportunity to learn more about integrated pest management in an urban environment! Integrated pest management on this level can look like invasive species trapping, tree treatments, and mapping of at-risk specimens! If this interests you, don’t hesitate to apply!
FP CoOp Fall 2023
If interested, please send your resume by email to DPWESUFMDAdmin@faifaxcounty.gov by September 30, 2023
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Are you still looking for a summer position? Are you interested in the wide world of estate gardening? Well then do I have an opportunity for you! Kinloch Farms located in the Plains, VA, is looking for a seasonal gardener! They are also starting to look for a full-time assistant gardener, so if you love the position, you might have the opportunity to stay year-round!
Seasonal Gardener- Kinloch Farms
Kinloch Farms includes a myriad of stylized gardens including, but not limited to, Italianate-styled gardens, walled medieval-style gardens, french inspired allees, kitchen gardens, and fresh-cut flower gardens!
If you’re interested in applying for this position, please send your resume and cover letter to August B. Currier at August@canopyinc.net or call (571)594-8040 for more information
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Are you looking for a part-time seasonal job to help fulfill your HRT 297 Cooperative Internship requirement? Or possibly looking for a good entry-level position to help you build upon the skills you’ve learned so far at NOVA? Even if you aren’t looking for those reasons, there is a fantastic opportunity every student should look at! Our very own Rasa Cikotas is seeking help on her 3-acre homestead in Chantilly this summer! This position will help beautify, maintain, and enhance using permaculture, organic, and all-natural gardening methods.
Approximate Time Commitment
March-May = 2 Days Per Week
June – Oct = 1 Day Per Week
Part-Time Gardener for a Residential Landscape
Please reach out via email to introduce yourself and share what excites you about this opportunity – Rasacikotas@gmail.com
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Dumbarton Oaks in Washington DC is looking for a Temporary Seasonal Gardener. As a temporary summer gardener, you will assist in the general maintenance of the Dumbarton Oaks gardens and grounds. Actively participates in the daily care and maintenance of this historic 16-acre property including 10 acres of formal gardens and terraces. Works under the general supervision of the garden director, and the direct guidance of Foreperson and Crew Leaders. Works alongside gardeners, interns, and volunteers within the assigned crew, with particular responsibility for the maintenance duties pertaining to the crews’ designated sections of the gardens
This position remains open until filled. Candidates should submit their resumes to: HumanResources@doaks.org
Please use the email subject line “Temporary Summer Gardener”
Are you looking to get out of Northern Virginia? Looking to fulfill your cooperative education requirement? With this position, you can kill two birds with one stone! Moore Farms Botanical Garden located in Lake City, South Carolina, is excited to announce its 2023 Summer Horticulture Internship Opportunity! You could spend 3 months at a spectacular public garden reinforcing your learning in areas such as landscape design, installation and maintenance, integrated pest management, propagation, and turf management! The deadline to apply is March 5th! So don’t dawdle and miss out on this amazing out-of-state opportunity!
Horticulture Intern Flyer 2023
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Are you still looking for something to help you satisfy your Cooperative Education requirement? Well, look no further than Oak Spring Garden Foundation! A favorite of the NOVA Horticulture Professors for various reasons, this historical garden located in Upperville, is looking to place interns in multiple teams! So if you’re looking for an internship opportunity in Communication, Arboriculture, Conservation and Landscape (ACL), Biodiversity Management, Gardens, Biocultural Conservation Farming, Education and Outreach, or Culinary and Hospitality, don’t hesitate to apply! Opportunities are available from May-early June through August-early September, depending on the availability of the successful applicants.
2023 INTERN OPPORTUNITIES – 1.10.23 v3
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Are you looking for a job in the Public Sector? Fairfax County’s Urban Forest Management Department is looking to fill three seasonal positions as a part of Entry Level Urban
Forestry. If you think you have what it takes to be the next best part of Fairfax County Government’s Forest Health or Forest Conversation, you should apply! The application deadline was extended to April 1st 2022!
UFMD Summer intern fact sheet 2022
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Are you looking to expand your knowledge of forest pest management? Prince William County Department of Public Works is looking for a seasonal employee to help assist the Mosquito and Forest Pest Management Branch. Perfect for both the bug lovers and the bug haters out there!
Prince William County – 2022 Seasonal Employment Opportunity
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Still looking to fulfil your HRT 297 Cooperative Education requirement? Seasonal Jobs are an amazing way to do so!
Position Description Seasonal Gardener 2021
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