Landscape Management Intern - Short Season
Location: Milwaukee, WI
Deadline: March 1, 2014
The Milwaukee Brewers have openings for Two Landscape Management Interns. Positions are seasonal fulltime from March through November 2014 with a 3-month minimum duration. Internships are paid hourly positions. Evening, weekends, and holiday hours may be required.
Opened in 2001 Miller Park is a $400-million stadium located in Milwaukee’s Menomonee River Valley. The 260 acres that make up Miller Park contains a diverse array of landscapes. From the manicured landscape that surrounds the stadium to the large natural areas provided by the Menomonee River and Hank Aaron State Trail. Each area of Miller Park poses a unique land management challenge that Interns will have the opportunity to independently manage.
Landscape Management Intern will be expected to demonstrate competency in the following duties:
Plant Identification, Landscape Design, Landscape Installation, Integrated Pest Management Planning, Seasonal Landscape Maintenance, Sustainable Systems, Irrigation Maintenance, Application of Fertilizer and Herbicides. Landscape Management Interns will be given the opportunity to independently plan and manage projects. Successful candidates will also gain experience by independently managing and supervising crew members. Additional educational opportunities will include Industry Seminars and Conferences, as well as guided tours of the WI State and County Park Systems.
Successful applicants should have:
A valid Driver’s License, excellent work ethic, currently enrolled in or recently graduated from a Landscape Management, Ornamental Horticulture or related college program. Priority deadline for applications is January 17, 2014. Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:
Joseph Gaudreau Landscape Manager
Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club
Miller Park • One Brewers Way • Milwaukee, WI 53214 (414) 902-4614 • Joseph.Gaudreau@brewers.com