Hortech, Inc. Intern

Location: Nunica, MI
Deadline: March 31, 2018

Hortech, Inc.



Intern Teammate

Last updated 1/4/2017


Primary supervisor and mentor: Human Resources Manager

Secondary supervisors and mentors: Shipping Manager, LiveRoof and Hortech Production Managers, and Assistant General Manager.

Internship Experience:

Hortech Inc. offers a limited number of hands-on internship positions that are focused on generating experience and perspective (of horticultural products and services, and green roof and planted wall eco-systems) through a rotation of hands-on work experiences, and exposure to the people, products and processes of our organization. Most of the work is supervised, in groups; occasionally with suggested reading and experience outside of our typical work environment. Subjects that will be addressed, mostly through hands on work, include the following:


  • · Horticulture
  • · Plant care – Grown Earth Friendly
  • · Botany
  • · Business
  • · Plant Propagation
  • · Lean Manufacturing
  • · Customer Service
  • · Teamwork
  • · Logistics
  • · Language and culture
  • · Green Roofs
  • · Green Walls


  • · 18 years of age, or older.
  • · Valid Driver’s License.
  • · Current college student or related certificate program.
  • · Able to work full-time throughout summer months with minimal disruptions in schedule.
  • · Physical stamina is a must as often lifting and walking with 30-50 pounds is a regular activity.
  • · Team centered attitude, willingness to pitch in and work hard.