Indoor Growing Intern


Cavicchio Greenhouses, Inc
110 Codjer Lane
Sudbury, MA 01776
United States

Category
Industry
Horticulture
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
No
Degree Required
No
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

 

As New England’s largest distributor and grower of annuals and perennials-operating twelve acres of state-of-the-art greenhouse space year round, we are looking for an Indoor Growing Intern to join our dynamic team.  This role is open to undergraduates studying in an accredited horticulture program or related field.  The ideal candidate will be comfortable getting their hands dirty, care about the environment and possess a strong work ethic.


 

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Monitor annual and perennial crops for proper watering, fertilizer and pests.
  • Nutrition Management working in collaboration with a section grower.
  • Apply fertilizers and biologicals.
  • Evaluate data to identify crop challenges.
  • Manipulate greenhouse temperature, humidity to control crop growth.
Job Requirements
Industry experience.

Some knowledge of greenhouse equipment and operations.

Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team.

Attention to detail.

Able to follow directions.

Physical:

Ability to lift, pull/push up to 25lbs.
Ability to bend, stand and walk for the length of your shift.
Ability to work outside in all types of weather.
Ability to spray chemicals.