Nursery Internship

Location: Cedar Springs, MI
Deadline: May 31, 2017

Internship Program 

Description 

Great Lakes Landscape Supply (GLLS) is a wholesale landscape supply company located in Cedar Springs, Michigan approximately 20 miles North of Grand Rapids. We provide plant and hardscape material to landscaping businesses across the entire state of Michigan as well as Northern Indiana. At GLLS we value and expect hard work and a willingness to learn throughout the duration of your internship. 

Objectives 

It is our goal to provide interns with a meaningful and informational internship. We hope that the knowledge you gain from your employment at Great Lakes Landscape Supply will assist in your education and help you to achieve your goals in the Green Industry. 

Responsibilities 

In an effort to provide interns with a well-rounded experience, we have created a program in which students will perform a number of varying tasks including but not limited to: 

Plant Potting Production 

Plant Maintenance/Management 

Plant Nutrition Management 

Irrigation Maintenance/Management 

Pest and Disease Scouting/Control 

Customer Service 

A project provided by GLLS management to be executed during your employment at GLLS 

Qualifications 

Open to any student enrolled in an accredited Horticulture or similarly related program, including certificate, undergraduate, graduate programs etc. 

Compensation and Hours 

Hourly pay with overtime. Must be willing and able to work overtime during the busy season of Spring. 

Some weekend work will be required, usually as a member of a watering crew. 

To Apply 

E-mail a copy of your resume to: 

Jason Lerg 

Email: Jasongreatlakes@att.net  

Cell: 616-550-6876