Internships at Farmingdale State College
Internships to work in the Farmingdale Horticulture Display Gardens and Greenhouses are available from the Farmingdale Department of Ornamental Horticulture.
For additional information, contact the department office in Thompson Hall 203 or call Dr. Richard Iversen at 631-420-2113.
Internships at Other Horticulture Institutions
The following internships have been forwarded to the Farmingdale Horticulture department for posting. Farmingdale has not screened these offers and is not responsible in any way for the accuracy or authenticity of the information that was provided. Some of these positions may be filled or no longer available.
If you wish to notify us of an expired position or post updated information, please notify the webmaster at Jonathan.Lehrer@farmingdale.edu.
There may be additional internship listings at the department office in Thompson 203.
All Pro Horticulture
Paid Pesticide Applicator Internship
All Pro Horticulture, located in Copiague, is offering a unique opportunity to a motivated student. View flyer.
Queens Botanical Garden
The Queens Botanical Garden, a facility located in Flushing, is offering qualified individuals the opportunity to serve as an intern for the 2015 season. View flyer.
Governor's Island Alliance
Unique opportunities are available for volunteers interested in ecology and horticulture. View flyer.
Planting Fields Arboretum
Planting Fields Arboretum, a public garden on Long Island's north shore housing a premier plant collection, is looking for select students to join its intern program for the 2015 season. View flyer.
Landscape Design/Office Assistant Internship
Harmonia Inc., a Bridgehampton-based landscape design and install firm, is offering a paid internship opportunity for the 2015 season. Responsibilities include assisting company staff with all aspects of the design process and diverse additional tasks. Email Melanie or call 631-537-9672 for more details.
Old Westbury Gardens
Environmental Education Internship
Old Westbury Gardens has available for the 2015 season a unique internship opportunity. View flyer.
Tower Hill Botanic Garden
Garden Intern Program
Tower Hill, located near Worcester, MA, has available opportunities for summer 2014. View flyer.
Berkshire Botanical Garden
Summer College Internship Program
The Berkshire Botanical Garden located in western Massachusetts has available several internships for the 2015 season. View flyer.
Bissett Nursery Corporation
Bissett Nursery, a large wholesale distributor located in Holtsville, is offering a new opportunity for interested students of horticulture. View flyer.
Washington National Cathedral
The National Cathedral, located in the heart of the nation's Capital, is offering an opportunity for summer 2014. Click here to learn more.
Town of North Hempstead (Clark Botanic Garden)
Clark Botanic Garden, owned and maintained by the Town of North Hempstead in Nassau County, has available two internship opportunities. Click here for details.
Queens Botanical Garden
Seasonal Garden Internships
The Queens Botanical Garden, located in Flushing, has available opportunities for those who wish to explore the world of horticulture in a public garden setting.
Click here for information about this opportunity.
Island Associates, a Long Island-based contractor, is looking for someone who wants to learn the business through a paid internship/work experience. Click here for more details.
Peconic Land Trust
Bridge Gardens Internship
Bridge Gardens, located on Long Island's South Fork and operated by the Peconic Land Trust, has available an opportunity for summer 2013. Click here for complete information.
Summer Internship Program
The Bartlett Internship Program is a paid internship which provides students with a broad range of training and experience in the tree care industry through formal instruction, on-the-job training and mentoring with over 80 locations to choose from. Experiencing a Bartlett Internship better prepares the student for a full time position post graduation.
Students may send their resume and any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org and indicate which Bartlett location they are interested in & please have them indicate they are looking for a summer internship. They may want to visit the site and view the locations at www.bartlett.com.
Queens Botanical Garden
Children's Garden Assistants
The Queens Botanical Garden, located in Flushing, is searching for qualified individuals who can help educate children in an outdoor learning environment for the 2013 season.
Click here for information about assistant positions.
Glover Perennials, a grower of hardy container stock located on the North Fork, has available an opportunity for an individual interested in growing and propagating hardy plants. Click here for information and contact directions.
Bayard Cutting Arboretum
Internship Program and CSA Farmer
Office Coordinator/Assistant to Owner Internship
A Bridgehampton-based Landscape Design/Installation Firm seeks Qualified Candidate for an Office Coordinator/Assistant to Owner Internship. Responsibilities include assisting Office Coordinator with organization of projects in Excel, creating proposals in QuickBooks, preparing weekly invoice packages for bookkeeper, creating plant sourcing data by project and preparing ads for marketing pieces. Detailed and thorough with a positive and happy attitude is essential. An interest in landscape design a plus. Summer position, full-time.
Resume and references requested: email@example.com or call 631.537.9672 for more information.
Nantucket Historical Association
Summer Internship in Horticulture
The Nantucket Historical Association, located on an island off Massachusetts, is offering an internship opportunity for the 2013 season. Click here for more information.