Landscape / Hardscape Installation & Horticulture Internships

Location: Traverse City, MI
Deadline: March 31, 2017

ABOUT TRUNORTH LANDSCAPING

TruNorth is a growing Design/Build and Landscape Management company, located about 10 miles north of downtown Traverse City, in beautiful Leelanau County,
Michigan. Our name points to our love of Northern Michigan and our commitment to remain true to our values. We are passionate about creating outdoor spaces
which will enhance the natural beauty around us, and that connect our clients with nature.

Our Registered Landscape Architect and General Operations Manager each possess 30+ years of professional experience in the green industry. We are
proud to have three MSU graduates on our team who offer a high level of skill and leadership.

We are always looking to expand our team by adding individuals with not only skills in the landscaping field, but more importantly, people who possess great
character and a strong work ethic.  We offer health insurance, 401k plan, competitive pay rate, and paid vacation.

 

Position Overview

This is a hands-on seasonal internship. The position is an hourly full-time position, reporting to either a Landscape Project Foreman or a Project Manager.  The Landscape Installation Intern will be part of a crew installing landscape plantings, patios, fire pits, retaining walls, etc.  The Horticulture Intern will be part of a crew planting annuals, pruning perennials, weeding beds, installing mulch, etc.

Schedule
This position would start in the Spring of 2017. The typical work schedule is 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday; however, hours may vary.

Housing
We will assist interns in finding housing.

College Credit
TruNorth will work with your Academic Advisor to meet your needs regarding earning college credit toward your degree or internship requirements.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs and work outdoors in varying weather conditions
  • Valid Driver’s License; Chauffeur’s or CDL a plus
  • Must be dependable, report to work on time, have a positive attitude, and able to work in a team environment.

TO APPLY

Go to: www.trunorthlandscaping.com and complete the employee application and upload a resume. If known, please include your expected date of graduation and one
letter of recommendation from a professor or employer.  You may also email your resume directly to patti@trunorthlandscaping.com or mail it to TruNorth Landscaping LLC, 9355 E Bingham Rd, Traverse City, MI 49684

Questions? Email info@trunorthlandscaping.com or Call 231.922.0087