This program provides a summer internship with Rutgers Gardens and Central Park Conservancy for 10 Rutgers Students. The goal is to expose students to the complexities of public gardens maintenance, how these Public Facilities serve and support the diverse visitor population and to gain an understanding of how two unique public venues succeed at accomplishing their mission.
Throughout the internship students will work 3 days/week at Rutgers Gardens and 2 days at Central Park.
At Central Park there are a variety of positions available, including:
*A van with driver will be provided for the morning commute from Rutgers Gardens to Central Park. The afternoon commute back to New Brunswick will require mass transit. A van pick-up at the New Brunswick train station is provided.
The internship will start Wednesday, May 15, 2013 and end Friday, August 23, 2013
Completed applications must be received (not post-marked) by February 15, 2013.
Qualified applicants will be contacted for interviews to take place in late February/early March.
Selected applicants must provide a copy of a social security card and photo ID for hiring purposes.
Please send applications to:
The Rutgers Gardens
112 Ryders Lane
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8519
For more information please contact Bruce Crawford at 732-932-8451 or email