Friday, May 20, 2016
Title: DPR Summer Intern: Urban Agriculture Research Assistant
Req #: JO-1604-5287
Area of Consideration: Open to the Public
Opening/Closing Date: 4/22/2016 - 5/29/2016
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DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) Urban Garden Division is seeking an Urban Agriculture Research Assistant Intern to facilitate, analyze, and help improve a variety of DPR urban garden programs.
The responsibilities of this position are to analyze and record best practices and weaknesses in DPR Urban Garden Programs and other urban garden programs; research new solutions to improve best practices and weaknesses; help implement DPR programs includig building and fixing compost bins, training compost cooperatives, organizing and managing the garden tool share, organizing greenhouse cooperative, help organize and manange the new DC Urban Garden Network including the monthly garden newsletter; organize and teach garden classes; helping facilitate the new DC Sustainable Food Recovery Working Group and helping facilitate the DUG Network (Cooperative based garden and food security online network).
For more information (such as salary, qualifications, education requirements, job location, etc.) regarding this opportunity, to apply or to see all of the positions offered within the District Government, please visit the Career Opportunities page on the DC Department of Human Resources (DCHR)'s website.