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Nursery Apprentice

  • Internship
  • Decatur, GA
  • Compensation:This opportunity is unpaid, but will offer invaluable learning opportunities and the following benefits: Discounted/staff pricing on plant materials and merch Unlimited access to Wylde Center educational programming such as Lunch & Learns, Webinars, and Workshops No-cost produce grown at our sites when available Wylde Center T-shirt A small stipend upon completion of each term (Spring, Summer/Fall)

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Wylde Center

Cultivating Environmental Stewardship

Wylde Center, a local non-profit leading in environmental stewardship and education, is seeking 3-4 Nursery Apprentices for the 2021-2022  growing season.

Nursery Apprentices will be involved with all the tasks of our nursery and plant sale operations

The apprenticeships will run a full season from August-June, with the month of December off. Time commitment of 10 hours per week.

Job Duties

Assist in Plant Sale operations, including nursery work and sales.

  • Small-scale nursery work
  • Plant propagation- seeding, uppotting, dividing, rooting cuttings, seed saving, etc.
  • Light construction
  • Recordkeeping
  • Social Media/Marketing
  • General Data Entry

Job Qualifications

  • Availability:
    • Any weekday(s) during regular business hours.
    • Occasional evenings
    • Occasional Saturday mornings
  • Physical:
    • Able to lift/move 50 lb
    • Ability to work in all weather conditions
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Have your own transportation
  • Punctuality, communication, teamwork, and problem solving skills are essential

To apply for this job please visit www.wyldecenter.org.