Landscape Internship

Location: Grand Rapids , MI
Deadline: May 31, 2017

DJ’s Landscape Management, Inc. is West Michigan’s largest Landscape Management Company. We provide Landscape Management along with Snow & Ice Management services to commercial clients throughout the Grand Rapids, Holland, Muskegon, and Kalamazoo areas. We’ve been exceeding our clients’ expectations for nearly 20 years, and this has resulted in abundant growth for our company and our careers. We are proud to boast an 85% internal promotion rate for Supervisors, Managers, and Officers. However, we are always looking for driven and talented people to join our Team at all levels and make a positive impact in their own life as well as in the lives of our Customers and fellow Team Members. Come grow with us! 

Horticulture Internship 

This is a hands-on seasonal internship. This position is an hourly full-time position that would start in the spring of 2017. The typical work schedule is Monday through Friday, hours vary based on what job responsibilities are being performed. The Horticulture intern will spend 12 weeks doing a rotational program in multiple departments. A qualified candidate can expect to gain extensive knowledge of operational procedures as well as valuable experience in account management, estimating and administrative procedures. 

Comprehensive Benefits: 

Wage $12 hour depending on experience 

College credit toward your degree or internship requirement 

Company outings and events 

Advancement opportunities 

Housing Options 

 

Responsibilities Include: 

Performing operational tasks at a leadership level Shadowing department supervisors and managers Effective utilization of resources to improve efficiencies 

Proactive thinking and problem solving 

Proper execution of company documents, procedures and forms 

Partnering with fellow team members to facilitate solutions for Clients 

 

Position Requirements: 

Pursuing a degree in Horticulture or a related field 

Leadership experience and skills Proven record of problem solving Exceptional self-management Desire to work with a team to accomplish goals Urgency to grow and improve 

Contact Nicole Kelly

 

“Our vision at DJ’s is to be recognized as an employer of choice, the top landscape company in the state of Michigan, and to continue experiencing rapid growth. With the goal of expanding throughout Michigan creating additional locations.”