Summer Employment


There are five student positions available on the Arb crew this summer, under the supervision of the Arb Manager.  Work includes eradication of exotic species, trail maintenance, ecological restoration, seed collecting, and monitoring of plant and animal populations.  Applicants must be willing to do physical work outdoors for extended periods.  Students with experience in plant and/or animal identification may have a portion of their time dedicated to special inventory projects. Start date is June 13, 2017.  Applicants must be full time students during Fall Term 2017; not available to graduating seniors (class of 2017).  Application form found on sidebar of this page.

Applications deadline has been extended to May 15th, 2017. Applications are reviewed as they are received. 

Questions may be directed to Arboretum Manager, Matthew Elbert.

Seed collecting