Job & Internship Board
JOB POSITIONS AVAILABLE
|Duke Gardens||Durham, NC||February 2021|
|Nursery Assistant||Native Plant Trust|
Nasami Farm Nursery
|Whately, MA||February 2021/|
Start Date: 3/22/2021
|Production Management Assistant||Brotzman's Nursery, Inc.||Madison, OH||January 2021|
|Lead Greenhouse Manager||UC Davis||Davis, California||December 2020|
|Full-time, part-time and seasonal positions||Mt. Cuba Center||Hockessin, DE||January 2021|
|Teacher of Landscape Architecture||Camden County Technical Schools||New Jersey||November 2020|
|Gardener (Collections)||U.S. Botanic Garden||Washington, DC||11/03/2020 to 11/24/2020|
|Director of Botanical Garden||The Huntington||San Marino, CA||November 2020|
|Marketing and Communications Coordinator||Japan America Society of Greater Philadelphia (JASGP)
|Director of Agricultural Operations||The Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station||Ithaca, NY||September 2020|
|Plant Trials Manager||North Creek Nurseries||Landenberg, PA||September 2020|
|Grower Consultant||Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc.||Grand Haven, MI||September 2020|
|Full-time Horticulturalist||Oklahoma State University
Landscape Install Services
|Stillwater, OK||September 2020|
||Oglesby Plants International||Altha, FL||August 2020|
|New Product Development Greenhouse Grower/Manager||Oglesby Plants International||Altha, FL||August 2020|
|Laboratory Technician||Oglesby Plants International||Altha, FL||August 2020|
|Hort-Sense 2021 Horticultural Internship with Wayne Mezitt||Hopkinton, MA||February 2021||This internship is a unique opportunity for the right applicant to learn numerous aspects of horticulture with an experienced nurseryman managing his private 5+ acre trial/display gardens and plantings around his home: hands-on work with hundreds of trees, shrubs, perennials and fruiting plants that vary in age, features, condition and size. Mostly in-ground plantings, some more than 50 years in place, some plants growing in containers.|
|North Carolina State Mountain Crop Improvement Lab||Mills River, NC||January 2021||We have a few summer internships available for students within green-industry 4-year institutions or recent graduates. Our internships focus on woody ornamental and bioenergy crop development and production.|
|Holden Arboretum||Kirtland, OH||January 2021|
|Yew Dell Gardens||KY||January 2021||Yew Dell has 2 year-long horticulture apprenticeships. We'll be taking applications over the next month or so.
|Native Plant Trust||MA||January 2021||
|Raker Roberta's||Litchfield, MI||January 2021||Plant Production or Marketing internship|
|Mount Auburn Cemetery||Cambridge, MA||January 2021||Multiple internships: Greenhouse/Nursery Apprentice, Gardening, Plant Collections, Arborists|
|Midwest Groundcovers||St. Charles, IL||January 2021||Internships can be customized to include students' particular area of interest through experience or through special projects.|
|Donald Pell Gardens||Phoenixville, PA||January 2021||2021 Spring/summer paid internship (with options for regular employment), part time to full time. Full details here.|
|Pizzo Native Plant Nursery||Leland, IL||January 2021||A flexible, paid internship program focusing on propagation and production of native prairie, wetland, and woodland plants. Great company culture and work environment.|
|Loma Vista Nursery, Inc.||Ottowa, KS||January 2021||Paid Internship. The application deadline is February 26, 2021. Intern selections will be determined on or before March 19, 2021.
|Mount Cuba Center||Hockessin, DE||January 2021||Three (3) paid full-year positions for 2021–2022. (Housing not included this year and only full-year positions in 2021.) Available internships offered:
Application deadline is March 1, 2021.
|Spring Meadow Nursery||Grand Haven, MI||January 2021||Paid internships which typically run May-Aug./Sept. Goal for internship to lead to future employment for student. Full details here.|
|Scholarship: 1-year placement with Chanticleer and Great Dixter||Wayne, PA East Sussex, UK||October 2020||The Chanticleer USA Christopher Lloyd Scholarship was conceived in order to provide a gardener from the United States with a year-long, practical education in the traditional style of ornamental gardening as practised at two of the world’s most respected gardens, Great Dixter in East Sussex, England, and Chanticleer near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.|
|Glover Perennials||Cutchogue, NY||September 2020||The paid internship will be hands-on and focus on all aspects relating to growing plants.You will be exposed to all areas of nursery operation from propagation to finished products including potting, irrigation, shipping, and integrated pest management. Access to housing and transportation available.
|Garden Club of America 2021 Hope Goddard Iselin Fellowship
||September 2020||Fellowship will award up to $5,000 to a student currently enrolled in a graduate-level university program to study public horticulture in the United States. Application deadline February 1, 2021
|American Landscape Instititute||The program combines on-the-job training with college classes at the Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC).||Baltimore County, MD||Ongoing|
|Garden Club of America||Scholarships with GCA. They offer fellowships and 29 merit-based scholarships for undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate levels (deadlines typically Jan. and Feb.) https://www.gcamerica.org/||January 2021|
|Perennial Plant Foundation||Five Scholarships for undergraduate students studying horticulture. Deadline April 19, 2021||January 2021|
|IPPS ER Foundation||Internships Funding for Workers and Students – March 1 deadline:|
The IPPS ER Foundation is proud to offer funds to support internship experiences related to nursery production, plant propagation, or plant collections for students or nursery and gardens employees with 5 years or less experience. Grants are for up to $1,000 to support travel, housing, wages, or educational expenses (such as a conference or specific training) to enhance their overall internship experience. Full Details. Apply here.
|IPPS ER Foundation||Grants to Support Undergrad Research February 1 Deadline|
Research grants to support undergraduate research in the areas of nursery production and/or plant propagation. Grants are for $2,000 to support research and student wages. Proposal application formscan be completed and submitted online here.
|IPPS ER |
|Academic Scholarship, details available in March.|
|IPPS ER||The IPPS Eastern Region provides scholarships to the Annual Conference. Details released with conference details.|
SUBMISSION OF JOB OPPORTUNITIES
- Submit either: (1) URL link to a job posting on the company’s website (links to third party job posting sites will not be accepted) or (2) A PDF or MS Word document containing all pertinent information about the job. The company’s web page or the submitted file must contain the job title, job location (city, state/province, country), description, contact information, and all other pertinent information about the job.
- Submit via email to the IPPS-Eastern Region Secretary/Treasurer, Stephanie Stockton (firstname.lastname@example.org).
- Job opportunities will be posted for 60 days. Prior to the end of the 60 days, request for a 60-day extension may be made by email.
INFORMATION ABOUT JOB POSTINGS
- Postings submitted to IPPS-Eastern Region are only accessible on Eastern Region’s Job Opportunities web page at this time.You can access the IPPS-Western Region job postings HERE.
- Acceptance and removal of job postings is at the sole discretion of the IPPS Eastern Region Executive Committee.
- The IPPS Eastern Region Job Opportunities web page acts as a free-of-charge job posting service only and makes no recommendations regarding potential employees or employers. IPPS Eastern Region makes no warranty about the information contained in the job postings. All hiring, scheduling, and compensation for posted jobs are handled directly between the potential employee and employer.