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    The AOC is accepting applications for multiple Horticultural Aide summer internships that offer skill enrichment and experiential learning while promoting careers in the public service.

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    Horticultural Aide: The Aide provides support and assistance with caring for plants and gardens. The position also includes assisting Botanic Garden employees in the art of managing and cultivating flowers and gardening. These duties can be performed indoors or outdoors. May pick up trash or debris from surrounding building and garden areas. May assist Gardeners with growing and tending to lawns, flowers, shrubs and trees, such as mowing lawns, trimming shrubs, fertilizing plants, flowers, shrubs and trees.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Applications will be accepted from college students who are at least sixteen (16) years of age by June 30, 2018.

    You must be a student accepted for enrollment OR enrolled in a degree program. Enrollment must be with an accredited educational institution. This includes colleges and universities.

    Graduating seniors from college or graduate school who are not continuing their education will not be considered.

    Must Read Required Documents Section to Determine Eligibility.

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/487545100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.