Landscape and Forestry Internships

Description :

Job Title: Landscape and Forestry Internships
Salary: $13.50/hr
General Duties: The City of Cottage Grove seeks highly motivated and hardworking individuals to apply for these positions.  The position will start mid-May and end mid-August. The interns will work directly with the Parks and Public Works Departments to manage a $30,000+ operational budget of personnel, material and professional service needs.  The forestry interns will also work directly with the City Forester on a multitude of tree and natural resources related projects throughout the community.  For a more detailed job description please click here.
Minimum Requirements
1.       High school graduate or equivalent.
2.       Valid Driver’s License
3.       Limited to students in Landscape, Horticulture, Forestry, Natural Resources or related studies.

Desired Qualifications
1.       Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety practices of the trade, including saws and trimmers.
2.       Ability to operate hand and power tools.
3.       Pesticide license.
Application deadline is 3:00 PM, Friday, March 8th. Applicants must submit a completed City application packet to be eligible for this position.  Application packets are available at Cottage Grove City Hall, 12800 Ravine Parkway S., Cottage Grove, MN 55016 or by downloading. For more information see the job posting on the City’s website.



Contact : Adam Moshier
Management Assistant


Deadline for Applying : Open until filled