We are looking to hire Landscaping Interns for the Summer of 2023 that would run from May 1 through August 30 (flexible based on availability) and earns $15 per hour for 35 hours per week. This is a non-exempt position reporting to the Landscaper. Free on-site housing is available with a signed housing agreement. Applicants must be willing to comply with all Covid-19 safety protocols and pass all applicable background checks.
ABOUT LITTLE LEAGUE INTERNATIONAL
Little League Baseball and Softball is the leading nonprofit youth sports organization with 75+ years of history supporting youth baseball and softball. Little League is played in approximately 6500 communities across more than 80 countries around the world. We believe in the power of youth baseball and softball to teach life lessons that build stronger individuals and communities. Its Headquarters is located in scenic South Williamsport, PA. The 72-acre Little League complex hosts the annual Little League Baseball World Series every August and attracts thousands of visitors annually. It also plays host to numerous other events and tournaments throughout the summer.
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A LANDSCAPING INTERN
The Landscaping Intern will work with the Landscaper to beautify and maintain the complex by assisting in caring for lawns, shrubs, annuals and perennials, which includes mowing, pruning, trimming, planting, as well as landscape installation and other general landscaping functions. Our internship program provides a hands-on learning experience that will enhance your college classroom education.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE LANDSCAPING INTERN
- Working toward an associates or undergraduate degree in Landscaping, Horticulture or related field
- Excellent work ethic
- General knowledge of different types of plant material including flowers, annuals and perennial plants
- General knowledge of operating and maintaining equipment pertaining to landscaping
- Previous landscaping and gardening experience, preferred
- Valid driver’s license
- Ability to lift at least 25 pounds
- Frequent bending, stooping and lifting
- Must pass criminal background check
- Flexible work schedule including holidays, evenings and weekends, as needed.
- Must be able to work in adverse weather conditions, including extreme heat
READY TO JOIN OUR TEAM? If you feel that you would be right for this position, please apply no later than January 31, 2023.
DIVERSITY IN THE WORKPLACE STARTS HERE – ALL ARE WELCOME AND ENCOURAGED TO APPLY! We are dedicated in providing a diverse, accepting, and supportive work environment that holds all employees to the highest standards of conduct, integrity, inclusiveness, respect, and engagement. We strive to transform our organization into a place where employees work, thrive, and grow while supporting our collective and individual successes.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We build teams from qualified candidates regardless of their gender, background, race, religion, or sexual orientation.
COVID-19 CONSIDERATIONS: As the pandemic continues to impact the world, we are committed to providing safe working conditions at all of our locations. We adhere to CDC, state, and local guidance with regard to Covid-19.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.