Oferta staży

The Polish-American Internship Initiative is announced annually.

Below you will find information on current internship offers.

The application deadline for summer 2020 internships:
– internships at the Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park – December 17, 2019, 4 p.m.
– internships at The Broadmoor – December 17, 2019, 4 p.m.

If you are interested in the opportunities, please complete and submit the on-line application form. Please submit the form no later than 4 p.m. to be considered on-time.


PLANTING FIELDS ARBORETUM STATE HISTORIC PARK

2 PLACEMENTS

APPLICATION deadline: DECEMBER 17,  2019, 4 p.m.

 

Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park is a spectacular 409-acre public garden located on the north shore of Long Island. This former Gold Coast estate features specimen trees, ornamental shrubs, herbaceous plantings, 2 1/2 acres of display and production greenhouses, historic buildings and a 65 room Tudor revival mansion. The arboretum features one of the most comprehensive woody plant collections in the Northeast.

The internship is organized under The Ohio Program at The Ohio State University, that provides quality internships in the USA to students of Horticulture, Agriculture and Turfgrass science. The program promises individual approach to applicants, careful selection of participants and hosting companies and safe, monitored experience.

DESCRIPT

For summer 2020 we offer internship opportunities in Public Park. We are ready to welcome 2 students for 12 weeks.

Interns will be located in Oyster Bay, NY

Interns will assist permanent horticulture staff in the many aspects of design, installation and maintenance of landscapes.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Ideal candidates should study: Horticulture, Crop Science, Landscape Architecture, Turfgrass, Agronomy;
  • In the summer of 2020, students must have completed 2 years of studies;
  • Students should have at least a 3.8 grade point average;
  • Posess good conversational skills in English;
  • Must be dedicated to the horticulture industry and have strong interest and knowledge of plant composition, propagation and care;
  • A driving license is not required.
DATES OF INTERNSHIP

Start possible date: May 1, 2020
End date: September 30, 2020

COMPENSTAION

US$ 400 per week after taxes

$160 a month will be deducted from intern\’s wages towards the sponsoring organization – The Ohio State University.

Accommodation

Free housing provided.

Transportation

Easy access to public transportation is available

Orientation sessions and supervision

Orientation session at The Ohio State University is required

Free time: near weekly field trips to complement practical training, periodic in service training will be provided for trainees.

 


THE BROADMOOR: 4 PLACEMENTS

APPLICATION deadline: DECEMBER 17,  2019, 4 p.m.

 

The Broadmoor is a hotel and resort in the Old Broadmoor neighborhood of Colorado Springs, Colorado. The Broadmoor has remained one of the most recognizable and celebrated hotels in the world. We began welcoming guests in Colorado Springs in 1918. Our distinctive blend of history, luxury and genuine hospitality has made us the longest-running consecutive winner of both the AAA Five-Diamond and Forbes Five-Star awards. We continue that legacy with an unmatched selection of accommodations, activities, and experiences that invite guests to immerse themselves in the beauty and traditions of the American West.

The internship is organized under The Ohio Program at The Ohio State University, that provides quality internships in the USA to students of Horticulture, Agriculture and Turfgrass science. The program promises individual approach to applicants, careful selection of participants and hosting companies and safe, monitored experience.

DESCRIPT

For summer 2020 we offer internship opportunities for: Groundskeeping and ground operations Intern.
We are ready to welcome 4 students for 12 weeks.

Interns will be located in Colorado Springs, 1 Lake Avenue

Interns will have the opportunity to:

  • learn the duties and challenges of other positions within the Grounds division such as Irrigation Technicians, Groundskeepers, and Color Crew Leaders,
  • understand planting seasons and procedures, leaves/snow removal plans; pruning methods, bulb production, perennial trimming and interior plants growth,
  • learn the specifics for spring greenery and vegetation such as daffodils, and hanging baskets,
  • gain understanding of decor components. Care for 40,000 pansies,
  • learn the specifics for summer greenery and vegetation such as begonias, geraniums, petunias and tulips.
REQUIREMENTS
  • Ideal candidates must be dedicated to the horticulture industry and have strong interest and knowledge of plant composition, propagation and care. Some practical experience is required.
  • Education must be closely related to horticulture. Candidates should study: Horticulture, Crop Science, Landscape Architecture, Turfgrass, Agronomy.
  • In the summer of 2020, students must have completed 2 years of studies.
  • Students should have at least a 3.8 grade point average.
  • good conversational skills.
  • A driving license is not required.
DATES OF INTERNSHIP

Start possible date: May 1, 2020
End date: September 30, 2020

COMPENSATION

US$ 539 per week before taxes
US$ 420 per week after taxes
$12.24 hourly, $18.51 overtime.

$160 a month will be deducted from intern\’s wages towards the sponsoring organization – The Ohio State University.

Accommodation

Housing is provided for the first 25 days of the program.

Company will assist the intern to find suitable housing for the rest of their stay.

Transportation

Easy access to public transportation is available

Orientation sessions and supervision

Orientation session at The Ohio State University is required.
Orientation at Broadmoor will take place within a week of the intern arriving.
Company offers various classes and courses to all staff via Broadmoor University.

Free time

Monthly activity calendar.
Day visits to Denver and Mt. Princeton.
Ski trip to Keystone resort.