VINES INTERNSHIPS – Apply by November 2nd, 2018 at noon
VINES Spring Internship
Description: The VINES Spring Intern will work with all of VINES’ programs and spend the majority of their hours assisting in the day to day work required at the VINES Urban Farm built on formerly vacant lots in downtown Binghamton. Responsibilities include general garden and orchard care, working with community members and community partner organizations, and working with other VINES staff to ensure a successful growing season. The intern will learn about soil fertility management, crop planning, and a diversity of other agricultural techniques. The VINES Intern will also table at outreach events to promote VINES programs, assist with workdays at VINES Community Gardens, distribute flyers for events, and perform office duties as needed. Candidate should have strong written and oral communications skills, interest in understanding urban farming and food security and be an organized, detail-oriented individual capable of working independently. Intern must be available occasional evenings and weekends. Must also have reliable transportation and the ability to lift 50lb. Email cover letter and resume to email@example.com by November 2nd at noon to apply.