Summer Internship- Position CLOSED

Brick Street Farm is looking for a summer intern to join our team. Internship will be a core member of the team and assist with all aspects of farm operation. We will train in all aspects of hydroponic systems and growing, indoor farming, organic food production and food safety. Internship will begin at 16 hours per week with the opportunity to increase hours.

Intern Duties:

  • Learn proprietary hydroponic technology
  • Assist with seed propagation, transplanting from germination to maturity area
  • Crop harvesting and packaging for customers
  • Cleaning and maintenance of grow equipment

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Must be able to stand and be on feet for 8 hour shift
  • Must be able to lift 20-30 pounds repetitively   
  • Must be able to be in a 60 degree temperature environment for entire shift
  • Must be able to reach overhead
  • Basic math (conversions)
  • Quick learner with ability to focus on tedious tasks
  • Self-motivated and punctual 
  • Enjoy working with live plants and organic materials

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with hydroponic growing systems
  • Experience with environmental sciences (chemistry, biology)
  • Strong interest in learning indoor, urban growing (farming) techniques
  • Conservationist mindset 

Please send resume to shannon@brickstreetfarms.com and include why you are interested in working with a city farm and would be a good fit. 

NO CALLS.

Thank you.