Commercial Landscape Internship

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Kent, OH, USA
  • Oct 04, 2023
Forestry

Job Description

Additional Locations: NA

Primary Locations: OH, Kent, 1500 N. Mantua St., 44240 

Requisition ID: 189177

Position Overview

Starting Date:
Flexible - We are currently looking for Internship candidates for Spring/Summer, 2024.

Objectives:

Introduce career orientated students to exceptional opportunities in the industry including landscape maintenance, install, hardscape and design, along with experiencing plant health care. Internships in each division may vary in length depending on availability. Interns will be assigned a manager who will mentor them through a variety of job experiences within the industry. Throughout your experience, you will work on commercial and residential properties and in an office setting.

Positions are available at many of our Commercial Landscape offices: Ohio- Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati, Indianapolis, IN, South St Paul, MN. For positions on the East Coast, please email recruiting@davey.com. 

Job Duties

What You’ll Do: 

  • Grow your green career with us! 
  • Enhance the appearance and value of properties through the cultivation of shrubs and trees. 
  • Plant, spray, weed, fertilize, and water plants, shrubs, and trees. 
  • Perform proper pruning to prevent girdling roots and promote a central leader on trees. 
  • Transplant seedlings, cuttings, trees, and shrubs. 
  • Maintain and repair irrigation and climate control systems. 
  • Drive, use, maintain and properly operate landscape equipment. 

Qualifications

  • Studying Arboriculture, Urban Forestry, Horticulture, Landscape Design, Forestry or related discipline in a 2 or 4 year program
  • Driver’s license required. Commercial driver’s license highly valuable    
  • Pesticide/applicators License preferred

Hours: 40-50 hours per week, Monday-Friday with some Saturdays required.

Company Overview

Divisional Overview

 

We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.  As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state or local law. 

The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey has been employee-owned for 40 years and has more than 10,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit www.davey.com

If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at Recruiting@davey.com.

 

Employment Type: Intern 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 

Sector

Consulting

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