Section Grower Internship

Hiring Organization: Four Star Greenhouse, Inc.
Employment type: Internship
Application Deadline: December 31, 2021

Four Star Greenhouse recognizes the importance of internships when starting a career. We provide exciting and diverse opportunities within our Growing department for enthusiastic horticulture students. Paid positions are available in the fall, winter and spring/summer with specific dates flexible enough to fit your schedule.

Internship focus is on gaining practical experience growing pre-finished and finished ornamental crops.

Other valuable experience includes:

  • Special project/experiment developed with your area of interest in mind.
  • Automated and manual irrigation techniques.
  • Test and manage pH & EC levels in a variety of crops.
  • Propagate vegetative as well as seed crops.
  • Pesticide applications.
  • Interview with all Managers to gain a big picture understanding of our operation.
  • Summer interns have an opportunity to be the Project Manager for a large
    shipping project.
  • Summer interns will attend "Cultivate" the largest all-industry trade show and conference for the horticulture industry.

Housing provided!  Basic furnishings will be in the house prior to a student arriving. Linens will need to be provided by the student. 

Here is a description:

  • 2 bedroom house with 2 car garage and basement located within short walking distance of the greenhouses
  • Wi-Fi access
  • Major appliances include:
    • Refrigerator
    • Stove
    • Microwave
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Air conditioning
  • Electric, water and heat included

To Apply:

Email Resume with subject listed as: Section Grower- Internship
To: Mike Heulitt

or Mail to:

Mike Heulitt
c/o Section Grower - Internship
Four Star Greenhouse, Inc.
1015 Indian Trail Road
Carleton, MI 48117-9316

Four Star Employment page.