Współpraca Międzynarodowa

Dla studentów

01
lipca
2014

Oferty praktyk w USA dla studentów i absolwentów

Biuro Współpracy Międzynarodowej zaprasza studentów i absolwentów (do 29 r.ż.) do skorzystania z oferty praktyk w Stanach Zjednoczonych! Jest to niepowtarzalna możliwość zdobycia doświadczenia, zarobienia pieniędzy oraz zwiedzenia Stanów. Chętni studenci oraz absolwenci po odbyciu praktyk mogą studiować przez jeden trymestr na The Ohio State University.

Internship type

Number of positions

Proposed start

Proposed finish

Description

Notes

College Institution

2

VIII

for 12 months

This is a research placement. Interns are involved in research on fruit trees, mainly apples. Relevant education required. Excellent placement in a very nice location. Very interesting, career-building internship for people interested in fruit production, harvest, storage and lab work.

We have had only excellent feedback from interns at this location in previous years. We are recruiting now.

Coffee production

2

VIII

for 12 months

Interesting coffee plantation and reseller. Fun internship in the most beautiful place in the USA - Hawaii. Interns will be involved in coffee production, blending, sales and general duties related to horticulture.

We have had excellent feedback from interns at this host. This can be the most amazing year of your life. Couples that are willing to share a room are often preferred because of the housing situation but single students with good experience in coffee and/or general agronomy should apply as well.

Tree Nursery

3

X

for 12 months

Leading tree and shrub nursery in the USA. Excellent internship for students seriously interested in ornamental trees. Interns will be involved in all stages of production and harvesting of trees and shrubs.

A spot or two every 2-3 months at this company. Only interns with some experience in tree and shrub production should apply.

Greenhouse

2

IX

for 12 months

Very large greenhouse operation. Interesting internship, different responsibilities.

Applicants have to speak at least some Spanish, on conversational level. Applicants have to be prepared to spend much time with employees from Mexico. Majority of employees at this company are Spanish-speaking.

Garden Center

5

III

Winter

Excellent garden center in Columbus, Ohio. Interns (depending on their qualifications) will have excellent experience in sales, merchandising, deliveries, customer service, plant production and nursery management. Interns should have some knowledge about ornamental trees and shrubs. Some related experience would be very helpful.

This garden center is located very close to our Program office. There is on-site housing, just walking distance. This internship is not for everyone - you have to be productive, efficient and hard-working.

Greenhouse

2

VIII

for 12 months

Very modern and very large greenhouse producing annuals such as geraniums, petunia and hundreds of other species and varieties. Excellent internship for people that are serious about the ornamental business.

Very good housing provided for free. Transportation provided. For single interns only, couples cannot be placed at this company. Males preferred because of housing situation.

Merchandise Sales Greenhouse

5

Winter

for 12 months

This is a greenhouse operation with a very large sales department. Qualified interns are involved with order generation, some accounting, marketing, setting up the plants on display and maintaining the inventory. Other interns are placed in the production department. There are two placements in order setting and processing - this is mostly office internship for people interested in marketing/sales and with related education.

Interns that seek a placement in the office must have some previous business administration experience. They have to speak very good English and be comfortable dealing with customers. Production interns should have some documented experience in greenhouses. This is an excellent placement for the right interns, highly recommended by past participants!

Greenhouse

2

VIII

for 12 months

Excellent greenhouse operation in Ohio. This is a very good internship for the best applicant. You have to show that you have very serious interest in ornamental plants production. Some past experience required. Good English required.

Males only because of the housing situation. Excellent housing and transportation is provided by the host.

Crop farms

15

IV

November

Placements with large crop farms growing Corn, Canola, Wheat, Sugar Beet. Larger, modern machinery.

Applicants must be experienced and skilled with operating heavy agricultural machinery, very motivated, ready for challenge, ready for long days during the harvest season,excellent team-player, have good English skills and a driving license.

Greenhouse

2

IX

for 12 months

Excellent placement for smart people looking for a challenge. This is a very large greenhouse operation. You will be involved with the greenhouse and new crop trials. Very good knowledge of Excel and statistics is well regarded.

This is only for people that can work independently. You will monitor crops, you will write reports, adjust growing conditions, work on new products. Good English and communication skills required.

Nursery

1

XII

for 12 months

Medium size nursery - ornamental trees and shrubs. You will have much interaction with the owner who will become your mentor. You will have to be dedicated and care about the business.

Apply if you are genuinely interested in nursery operation. Some previous experience/education in trees and shrub production required. Very satisfying internship for the right person.

Miscellaneous

3

IX

for 9 months

This is a crop scouting company. You will learn how to identify various pests and diseases in outdoor vegetable production. You will visit fields every day, monitor the plants and create reports.

Excellent internship for people interested in plant pathology. At the start you will go through a short course and a test that prepares you to the internship. You must have education related to plant pathology or at least have some classes in this area. Good driving skills and English are required.

Agricultural supply

3

III

October

Seed and chemical supply business with variety trial plots. Duties include delivering seed and chemicals,planting, spraying, harvesting trial plots.

Would suit agronomy student looking for a career in the chemical or seed supply business. Machinery driving abilities required.

Seed Company

3

XII

for 12 months

Exciting internship in a plant breeding and plant pathology research station. You will learn how to develop new varieties and hybrids of tomato, watermelon and pepper. You will identify various pests and diseases. You will be involved in plant breeding and plant care.

Requirements: education in plant pathology or vegetable production with at least some college-level courses. Very good English and good driving skills and experience.

Greenhouse

4

X

for 12 months

Excellent placement for smart people looking for a challenge. This is a very large greenhouse operation producing vegetable transplants. You will be involved with the greenhouse and sometimes new crop trials.

This is only for people that can work independently. You will monitor crops, you will write reports, adjust growing conditions, work on new products. Good English and communication skills required.

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Więcej informacji na stronie  internetowej www.ohioprogram.org

Kontakt:

mgr inż. Joanna Lubecka

Biuro Współpracy Międzynarodowej (bud.8 pok. 20)

tel: 22 59 310 47

joanna_lubecka@sggw.pl

 

oraz:

Grzegorz Łęcki

The Ohio International Program

lecki.1@osu.edu