Landscape Design Internship
Location: Wixom, MI
Deadline: May 31, 2017
Landscape Design Internship Job Posting
Title: Landscape Design Internship
Author: Miranda Liebowitz-Samson
Reports to: Sales Manager
Summary: Troy Clogg Landscape Associates is a dynamic landscaping and snow removal company. We currently have an opening for an internship in Landscape/Hardscape Design. This position is for the summer but may result into continued employment beyond the season.
How to apply Interested parties should submit a resume along with a cover letter explaining why they would be an ideal candidate to the Human Resources Manager, Miranda Liebowitz-Samson, either in person, or via email ( email@example.com ).
Essential Functions: * Show up – Care about others – Have Fun (#1 Priority) * Live by the TCLA values/morals “Purpose Driven Life”….share it * Assist with landscape sales * Design landscape projects using 3D landscape design computer software * Attend weekly Sales and Operations meetings * Assist office personnel with site maps, locations, instructions and proper addresses. * Engage in continuing education activities and community and industry outreach through MGIA, ASCA, etc…
Competencies: * Ability to design landscape projects using 3D landscape design software * Plant and material knowledge * Highly motivated * Excellent communication skills, written and oral * Ability to create and deliver presentations to clients * Excellent knowledge of MS Office Suite and computer design programs
Work Environment: Work is done both in an indoor office environment and outside. While outdoors. the position may work near moving mechanical parts and in conditions that include inclement weather, heat and humidity, and exposure to dust and asphalt Indoor work will be in a typical office environment.
Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to have full range of mobility in upper and lower body; be able to reach overhead; be able to work in various positions, including stooping, standing, bending over, sitting, kneeling and squatting for extended periods of time; be able to lift, pull and push materials and equipment to complete assigned job tasks; and be able to occasionally lift 50 pounds of weight throughout the assigned workday.
Required Education and/or Experience: High school diploma. Relevant course work in Landscape architecture, design, and/or horticulture is required.
Eligibility Qualifications: Required: N/A Preferred: LIC, Chauffeur’s license
Other Duties: The culture at TCLA, TCSA and Great Deal Products is one of a family – It will be common place for “projects” to come along and we expect members of the staff to step up and “own” such a project. To see it through to the end. To communicate, ask for help and diligently work to an agreed upon deadline and budget. Expect to be the “champion” of such projects as time goes on. Plan the future! Make the moment AWESOME! Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Troy Clogg Landscape Associates, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.