Integrated Plant Sciences Internships

Viticulture and Enology – career and internship opportunities

  • Agronomy Hops Summer Internship – John I Haas Inc. – Toppenish Wa
    Agronomy Intern Intern with John I Haas Inc., a leading hop research, and production company!  This position will spend the majority of its time field roughing, plant breeding, and greenhouse work. A valid driver’s license is required as the position may involve some tractor, vehicle or ATV operation. Must be able to work forty hours per week, with flexible start and end times, as well as occasional weekend work. The internship begins immediately after spring quarter/semester and concludes when fall quarter/semester begins. Required: Must be agriculture major in Crop Science, Horticulture, or similar. Able ... » More ...
  • Phelps Creek Vineyards Summer Internship – HOOD RIVER, OR
    Phelps Creek Vineyards is pleased to offer two summer internship positions at our vineyards and winery. Our internship program has been developed to build your resume through a well-rounded immersion in the wine industry. The internship will consist of four parts: 1st Element: Work Experience You’ll gain applicable work experience through administration, winemaking, viticulture, hospitality, retail, customer service, and marketing assignments. Tasks will range from day-to-day tasks to one time assignments. The work experience element includes shadowing sessions with our Enologist, Manager of ... » More ...
  • PEAS Farm Internship – University of Montana
    Growing Healthy Food for College Credit 2-6 credits Offered every semester Instructor: Josh Slotnick Students will get their hands dirty in every facet of the University of Montana’s 10 acre PEAS farm, sowing seeds, transplanting, irrigating, and harvesting for our 100-member CSA.  We also custom grow tens-of-thousands of pounds of produce for the Missoula Food Bank, the WIC program, and a mobile market for seniors. As a PEAS student you will learn about  propagation in the greenhouse, season extension, transplanting, direct seeding, farm planning, use of cover crops, harvest and post-harvest care of a diversity of vegetable crops, drip- and overhead-irrigation, tractor implements, hand and ... » More ...
  • VITICULTURE-ENOLOGY INTERNSHIP – Abacela Winery – Roseburg, OR
    ABACELA VITICULTURE-ENOLOGY INTERNSHIP Time frame- Jun- Nov 2017 Abacela is the 76 acre Oregon estate winery (www.abacela.com) that pioneered production of Tempranillo and Albariño as varietal wines in America. Over the last 21 years we utilized or estate’s Fault Line Vineyard’s many mesoclimes and soil types to carefully matched additional old world grapes not previously grown here to different microclimate-sites in our vineyards. These achievements have contributed greatly to Abacela being called “the most interesting vineyard property in Oregon”. Many of these varieties are now also grown and produced by others widely ... » More ...
  • ENOLOGY INTERNSHIP – Abacela Winery – Roseburg, OR
    ABACELA ENOLOGY INTERNSHIP Time frame- September -November 2017 Abacela is the 76 acre Oregon estate winery (www.abacela.com) that pioneered production of Tempranillo and Albariño as varietal wines in America. Over the last 21 years we utilized or estate’s Fault Line Vineyard’s many mesoclimes and soil types to carefully matched additional old world grapes not previously grown here to different microclimate-sites in our vineyards. These achievements have contributed greatly to Abacela being called “the most interesting vineyard property in Oregon”. Many of these varieties are now also grown and produced by ... » More ...
  • Harvest Cellar Internship – Fielding Hills Winery, Chelan, WA
    2017 Harvest Celler Internship, Fielding Hills Winery, Chelan, WA Responsibilities: Responsibilities may include but are not limited to: vineyard sample analysis, crush pad operations, forklift operation, fermentation monitoring and management (brix/temp rounds, additions, inoculations, etc.), lab work, press operation, barrel work, racking, and lots and lots of cleaning/sanitizing (sweeping, moping, scrubbing, etc.). Qualification: Enthusiastic about winemaking and wine production (previous cellar work preferred, but not required) Able to accurately preform work orders individually or on a team Strong communication skills Flexible and willing to work a variety of shifts and hours (overtime/weekends) Attention ... » More ...
  • Study Abroad Scholarships – Brazil – Vacation Opportunity – Deadline March 26th
    Dear Student, We wish to communicate to that we currently have some 70% scholarships available (leaving the cost to students at around US$ 1,350 in tuition fees) to the Agribusiness in Brazil and the Survival Portuguese programs in São Paulo, hosted in partnership with UNIP – Universidade Paulista, the largest university in Brazil. Every year International Business School Americas hosts over 1,500 students as they travel to our partner Universities’ campuses to study and experience international business with like-minded colleagues from around the globe. Our short-term, intensive business certificate programs are taught entirely in English. All are run during the holidays, in January and August ... » More ...
  • Cockrell Cider Farm Intern – Puyallup, WA
    Cockrell Cider Farm located in Puyallup, WA. The farm consists of 7.5 acres. The intern position is responsible for helping maintaining apple trees and other fruit plants used in the production of Cockrell Cider. JOB DESCRIPTION: • Plant, prune, stake, transplant, irrigate, and perform other duties required to produce and grow apple trees, blackberries and raspberries. • Manage, train and grow young fruit trees in the orchard. Assist in bud-grafting and other forms of propagation needed to reproduce and ... » More ...
  • Enology Intern – Ste Michelle Wine Estates – Prosser, WA
    Requisition Number 17-0053 Post Date 3/3/2017 Title Enology Intern City Prosser State WA Description To provide and gain hands on experience in enology to entry level candidates, during harvest season for 14 Hands Winery, in Prosser, WA. (Generally September through October). •Assist in daily tank and barrel rounds checking and recording brix and temperature •Assist in cellar activities including but not limited to: grape evaluation, pump overs, pomace shoveling, chemical additions, general cellar sanitation. •Assist in laboratory duties including but not limited to: tank sampling, assisting with common winery analysis. •Update/ ... » More ...
  • Turfgrass Management Internship – Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Sandy, Utah
    Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Sandy, Utah (a suburb of Salt Lake City). We have an internship opening this summer for a student majoring in Turfgrass Management. This student would work beside experienced horticulturists and gain experience in turf irrigation and sprinklers, mowing & edging, turf problems, disease and pest diagnosis, arboriculture, shrub pruning, and general horticulture practices. Interested students please send a cover letter of introduction, resume, and business and professor references to: Mitzi Fretz Larkin Sunset Gardens mitzifretz@larkinmortuary.com
  • Red Wine Internship – Four Feathers Wine Estates – Prosser, WA
    Four Feathers Wine Estates is looking for highly motivated interns to join us for the 2017 vintage. We are a large-scale custom crush facility located in the heart of Washington wine country in Prosser, Washington. During the cellar internship, you will play an instrumental role in the production of 3,000,000 gallons of wine. Yes, your hands will get dirty! We believe in growing the future generation of winemakers by teaching practical winemaking skills backed by winemaking principals. The internship runs from late August or early September through mid-November. A typical work week is from five to seven days. We will work around class schedules, but ... » More ...
  • Harvest Laboratory Internship – Four Feathers Wine Estates – Prosser, WA
    Four Feathers Wine Estates is looking for highly motivated interns to join us for the 2017 vintage. We are a large-scale custom crush facility located in the heart of Washington wine country in Prosser, Washington. During the lab internship, you will play an instrumental role in the production of 3,000,000 gallons of wine. We believe in growing the future generation of winemakers by teaching practical winemaking skills backed by winemaking principals. The internship runs from late August or early September through mid-November. A typical work week is from five to seven days. We will work around class schedules, but we highly encourage interns to take ... » More ...
  • Mezza Luna Farms Internship Program – Carnation, WA
    Mezza Luna Farms was founded in 2012 by the husband and wife team of Ian “Farmer” Fels and Victoria Roos. We are kicking-off our fifth season, gearing up to grow and provide organic produce directly to our CSA members, and to local food hubs. We are strong supporters of sustainable agricultural practices and we believe people should be well traveled, not their food. Skills Desired: We are looking for people who have an enthusiasm about farming, a desire to learn about farming, local food, comfort with working independently, and willingness to work hard outside in all weather for long hours at repetitive tasks.  Prior farming ... » More ...
  • Communications Internship – Regional Theatre Of the Palouse
    All RTOP internships share the same basic expectations. At a minimum, applicants must: Possess the knowledge and skills required to work successfully in a specific department of the theater. Be socially mature and self-confident. Be able to take direction and criticism well. Be able to digest new information quickly and apply it productively. Be consistent and dependable in their work habits. Have good communication skills. Enjoy multi-tasking and creative problem-solving. Work comfortably and effectively in a highly collaborative environment. A basic knowledge of computing is essential; RTOP uses a wide assortment of computer equipment and software. Communications Activities: Develop creative concepts and marketing strategies to promote ... » More ...
  • Harvest Lab Intern – The Hogue Cellars – Prosser, WA
              The Hogue Cellars, located in Prosser WA, is a well-established wine company that is part of Constellation Brands and has been producing quality award-winning wines for over 30 years. The Hogue Cellars Internship program combines enology seminars, winemaking led discussions, and vineyard tours in tandem with day to day responsibilities. We are seeking students who are enrolled in or have recently completed a wine-related degree program (food science, biology, chemistry, microbiology, enology, etc.) and are looking for an ... » More ...
  • Operations Support Intern (AgriBusiness – Washington) J.R. Simplot Company
            Simplot Grower Solutions (SGS) Overview: The SGS mission is simple: ‘Delivering Solutions to Growers’. With over 100 retail locations and a full line of crop inputs, Simplot Grower Solutions is your one-stop resource for agricultural supplies and precision agronomy services. This Simplot Grower Solutions’ position provides customer service to growers through the sale of crop nutrition, crop protection, seed, specialty, technology and other agronomic products and consultative services. Summary: This Simplot Grower Solutions’ position provides customer service to growers through the sale of crop nutrition, crop protection, seed, ... » More ...
  • Harvest Cellar Intern – The Hogue Cellars – Prosser, WA
            The Hogue Cellars, located in Prosser WA, is a well-established wine company that is part of Constellation Brands and has been producing quality award-winning wines for over 30 years. The Hogue Cellars Internship program combines enology seminars, winemaking led discussions, and vineyard tours in tandem with day to day responsibilities. We are seeking students who are enrolled in, or recently completed a wine-related degree program and are looking for opportunities to gain more experience in the industry. Duties may include ... » More ...
  • Viticulture Internship – Winemakers LLC
    Winemakers LLC currently has openings for a Viticulture Internship position for the 2017 Growing Season. The Viticulture Intern will work directly with the viticulture department at Winemakers LLC, participating in all aspects of high-quality wine grape production. This position will likely run May through mid-October, but there is some flexibility in terms of the start and end date depending upon the needs of qualified candidate. In general, this will be a Mon-Fri position, 40 hours per week; however, there is the potential for hours to fluctuate slightly due to weather and timing of cultural practices. Typical growing season tasks: Spur/bud counts Cluster counts and weights ... » More ...
  • Agronomist Internships – S.S. Steiner, Inc./Golden Gate Hop Ranches – Yakima, WA
          Company Name:  S.S. Steiner, Inc./Golden Gate Hop Ranches Location:  Yakima, WA Job Type:  Internship – Two available Time Length:  6 months/3 months Compensation:  $15.00 per hour Housing:  Provided To Apply:  Send resume’ and cover letter to lclough@hopsteiner.com Closing:  When Filled https://hopsteiner.com/ Golden Gate Hop Ranches agronomist provides leadership and expertise in designing agronomic programs for each hop farming location. As a new employee, you will work with an independent agronomist and farm managers for a period of time to ... » More ...
  • Viticulture Technician Internship 2017 – Wyckoff Farms, Inc.
    SUMMER VITICULTURE INTERNS NEEDED Grandview, WA The Viticulture Technician is an important contributing member of the Viticulture team. The position is with a large vineyard operation in Grandview, Washington. We are seeking individuals who are enrolled in, or recently completed a Viticulture degree program and are looking for opportunities to gain more experience in the industry. The Viticulture Tech will be working closely with the Viticulturist and Assistant viticulturist throughout the growing season. Duties include but are not limited to: Assist in miscellaneous special projects Using handheld technology to collect observations and field data Monitoring vineyards in many AVA’s for pest, disease, and other cultural ... » More ...
  • Texas Rangers Baseball Club – Sports Turf Management Internship 2018
    The Texas Rangers are seeking two (2) highly motivated individuals for the 2018 season. Applicants are encouraged to have a turf background and be currently enrolled in a 2 or 4-year university turf program. Individuals must exhibit a professional appearance and character as well as the ability to work well within a team. Applicants should be able to work well with others in an environment which may include long hours and possible stressful situations. Applicants must be able ... » More ...
  • 2 farm workers – Farragut Farm in Petersburg, Alaska
    Come to Alaska and learn how to farm on a successful small-scale mixed vegetable farm! Farragut Farm is looking for 2 farm workers for the 2017 growing season.  The farm is located in beautiful Southeast Alaska, near Petersburg, and owned & operated by Bo Varsano and Marja Smets.  We have been in operation for 7 years, and grow over 40 varieties of vegetables on a little under an acre of land. We sell our produce at a farmer’s market, as well as to local schools, restaurants, and grocery stores. We nourish our soil with all local amendments including compost, seaweed and fishmeal. We do not ... » More ...
  • VITICULTURE INTERN – The Hogue Cellars – Prosser, WA
            The Hogue Cellars, located in Prosser WA, is a well established wine company that is part of Constellation Brands and has been producing award-winning, quality wines for over 30 years. We are seeking students who are enrolled in, or recently completed a Viticulture degree program and are looking for opportunities to gain more experience in the industry. Duties include but are not limited to: Monitor contracted vineyards for pests, diseases, and other cultural practices associated with viticulture. Assist in collecting and ... » More ...
  • Regional Farm Internship Programs on the Olympic and Kitsap Peninsulas,
                    Regional Farm Internship Programs on the Olympic and Kitsap Peninsulas, WA State Jefferson County FIELD Intern Program Kitsap County Intern Program Clallam County Intern Program The FIELD Intern Programs are educational programs that provide a multidisciplinary study into sustainable agriculture. These programs combine formal instruction with a field-based internship on a host farm. Please see the list of host farms below. Educational Program Each intern is paired with a host farm mentor who provides the intern with ... » More ...
  • National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA) Internship – Arlington, Virginia,
              Stephen Haterius Student Agriculture Leadership Program The National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA), headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, is seeking highly motivated students interested about the legislation and regulations that impact American agriculture. What is NASDA? NASDA is a nonpartisan, nonprofit association which represents the elected and appointed commissioners, secretaries, and directors of the departments of agriculture in all fifty states and four U.S. territories. About the Internship Applicants should be classified as a sophomore or greater by their academic institution ... » More ...
  • Internship for Field Scout – Threemile Canyon Farms – Boardman, OR – Deadline 04/21/2017
    Internship for Field Scout Where: Threemile Canyon Farms is 15 miles west of Boardman, OR. Threemile Canyon Farms is a large irrigated farm and dairy operation along the Columbia River. Our farm consists of 460 center pivots equaling about 52,726.1 irrigated acres. You can also find out more information at our web site at http://www.threemilecanyonfarms.com/ or you can contact Amellia Haguewood. We also have a dairy internship if you are interested in it I can pass your information along. Who: We need five motivated individuals with an agricultural background or studying within agriculture who likes to work outdoors. We will gladly accept college freshman ... » More ...
  • Vineyard Operations Intern – STE Michelle Wine Estates
      As a Vineyard Operations Intern you will enhance your knowledge and skills by interacting with Vineyard Operations and Viticulture personnel.  You will gain vineyard operational understanding and preparation for the harvesting of grapes. You will have the option of earning credit while you work and develop networking contacts that will help you reach your professional goals while earning competitive pay and housing benefits. Purpose: To provide learning opportunities and practical training through hands-on participation related to viticulture, which promote professional development with a commitment to pursue excellence. Duration of ... » More ...
  • Simplot Career & Internship Opportunities
    Great Simplot Opportunities: http://www.simplot.com/careers/subpages.html?page=apply_now   
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  • Field Production- Seeded Vegetables Internship – Syngenta – Pasco, WA
    Syngenta is one of the world’s leading companies with 28,000 employees in over 90 countries dedicated to one purpose: bringing plant potential to life. We contribute to addressing some of the planet’s most critical issues such as the rising demand for food from a growing population. Working for Syngenta offers you the opportunity to play a part in addressing one of the most urgent challenges facing global agriculture today where we need to feed 200,000 more people every day. Come be part of our good growth plan: one planet, six commitments: Make crops more efficient, ... » More ...
  • Sales Intern – RDO Equipment Co.
                The Access Your Future Sales Intern will allow this person to gain understanding of the skills necessary to advance into a sales role within RDO Equipment Co. They will learn RDO Equipment Co. processes and procedures used throughout the organization including an understanding of the Parts, Service, Sales, and Management departments. The Access Your Future Sales Intern will serve as a part-time position, typically before the start of a student’s senior year in college. After successful completion of the summer internship and college graduation, management can offer full time ... » More ...
  • Study the population structure and Resistance to Fungicides in the Blue mold fungus on pome Fruit
    WTFRC Internship  PI: Achour Amiri, Plant Pathology, WSU-Tree fruit Research and Extension Center, Wenatchee, WA. Internship Title:  Study the population structure and Resistance to Fungicides in the Blue mold fungus on pome Fruit Position Description: Blue mold, caused by Penicillium species, is a major pathogen of apples and pears. Although blue mold is thought to be caused by Penicillium expansum, other Penicillium species have been reported to cause the disease as well. The fungus is an airborne pathogen that survives on bins used to harvest the fruit and in storage rooms.  To control blue mold, three different fungicides are currently labeled and applied at harvest. ... » More ...
  • Resource Technician – Intern – North Yakima Conservation District – Deadline 03/30/2017
        Title Resource Technician – Intern Location USDA Ag Service Center, Yakima, Washington Description The North Yakima Conservation District is seeking a highly motivated individual to fill a Resource Technician – Intern position. The position is funded for a maximum of 640 hours beginning on or after May 1, 2017. The North Yakima Conservation District is a local government comprised of volunteer board members and paid staff members that are leaders in “on the ground conservation”. We seek individuals that will complement our highly ... » More ...
  • Turf Intern – Seattle Golf Club
    Position: Turf Intern Education Requirements: Completed or in the process of completing a two or four-year degree in turf management preferred. A Summer internship or previous experience at a private facility is helpful. Experience Requirements: Qualified individuals will have at least two years’ experience on a golf course staff, as well as a positive attitude and willingness to learn. Candidate must be able to lift 75 lbs. and should have interest in playing the game of golf. Special Requirements: Looking for motivated individuals who want to learn ALL aspects of golf course management. The individual must possess good integrity, solid work ethic and strong desire ... » More ...
  • National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA) Internship – Deadline 05/20
            What is NASDA? The National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA), headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, is a nonpartisan, nonprofit association which represents the elected and appointed commissioners, secretaries, and directors of the departments of agriculture in all fifty states and four U.S. territories. Our Mission Statement NASDA grows and enhances agriculture by forging partnerships and creating consensus to achieve sound policy outcomes between state departments of agriculture, the federal government, and stakeholders. About the Internship Students that are interested in learning about ... » More ...
  • Orchard Management Internship – Double M Orchards – Quincy, WA – Deadline 03/24/2017
          Summer 2017 Internship Opportunity Double M Orchards is offering a summer internship to a student in CAHNRS with an interest in Horticultural and the science of orchard management.  Our orchard is made up of 340 acres of cherries and 460 acres of apples, both organic and conventional. Timing:  The internship will start in the first part of May and last through mid- August, which should correspond with the school year. This internship will be weighted to the scientific aspects of growing fruit. ... » More ...
  • Palouse Conservation District – Internship Opportunities
    Interns will work cooperatively with the Natural Resource Coordinator and the District Manager to implement conservation practices and deliver outreach throughout the Palouse Conservation District. Interns will work on District programs including: native plant establishment, watershed planning, conservation planning, wildlife habitat, water quality monitoring, soil health, livestock management, conservation tillage, education and outreach. Interns will be collaborate with staff to plan and implement restoration projects, perform maintenance and monitoring of projects, recruit and supervise volunteers, provide overall project support, and to ... » More ...
  • Research and Development Summer Internship – Dow AgroSciences
        A Research and Development internship offers you a head start on your career, exposure to a real industry experience and the opportunity to work on business-vital research projects. We are invested in our interns’ success. We have developed one of the best intern training programs in the industry, designed to prepare you not just for your internship but also for the rest of your career. Well-positioned for future growth: You’re working on your education. Now it’s time to work on your career. An internship with Dow AgroSciences lets you learn from researchers ... » More ...
  • Hydroponics, Vermiculture, and Composting Intern – Community Action Center – Pullman, WA
                        Hydroponics, Vermiculture, and Composting Intern (Unpaid Intern) Definition: Under the direction of the Food Bank and Gardens Coordinator, the Intern assists with in the production and distribution of produce from the Food Bank’s hydroponic system and develops an implementation procedure for on-site vermiculture and improved compost maintenance. Focus of Internship will be adapted from job description below based on intern’s interests and skill sets. JOB DESCRIPTION Hydroponic Crop Production and Distribution Assist with start production and ... » More ...
  • Washington State Tree Fruit Internship Program
        Why Internships? Provide students with a strong technical background and immersion-based opportunities. Allow students to explore career paths with the tree fruit industry. Increase self-confidence in the workplace while developing an expanded network of associates and professionals for job references. CAHNRS Faculty Lead Internships Build experience while applying academic concepts and principles. Enhance your research background with faculty here in Pullman and at our Research and Extension Centers around the ... » More ...
  • The Pathways Programs – Federal Internships & Recent Graduates Program
    Under President Obama’s leadership, the Federal Government has taken steps to help students and recent graduates join the Federal service. New opportunities will appear on USAJOBS as agencies post them. We encourage you to visit this site periodically, or set up a saved search. Find an Internships Find a Recent Graduate Jobs The Pathways Programs offer clear paths to Federal internships for students from high school through post-graduate school and to careers for recent graduates, and provide meaningful training and career development opportunities for individuals ... » More ...
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  • Walt Disney World College Program – Orlando, FL
    An internship unlike any other in the world. Imagine an internship opportunity that only happens once-in-a-lifetime. Where classroom studies are applied to practical experiences. Where participants have a special opportunity to contribute to a global company, learning and working with the best in the business. With internships available in a wide range of majors and durations, the possibilities are endless. Internships are paid and may include housing and/or relocation assistance. Eligibility and qualifications vary by position. While ... » More ...
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