The purpose of this position is to further the student's understanding and experience in the field of parks maintenance by providing support for a variety of departmental functions including but not limited to: weeding beds, watering, planting, plant trimming, picking up litter, and small plant bed design.
Minimum Requirements: Must be in the process of acquiring a degree in horticulture or field related to a service provided by municipal government. Must possess and maintain a valid State of Texas Driver's License. Typical Working Hours Must be able to maintain a flexible work schedule
Get a behind the scenes look at a local Parks and Recreation Department! At this internship you'll have the opportunity to gain valuable experience in park maintenance and recreation programming. There will be a lot of physical labor, so make sure you are prepared for that. However, you will gain a better appreciation for a local parks department and learn a lot about park planning, design, maintenance, and weeding!
The City of Colleyville
The mission of the City of Colleyville is to provide unique customer service through our tradition of excellent stewardship, employee innovation and integrity.
Integrity Service Innovation
The parks department is responsible for the care and upkeep of the city's parks including: City Park, McPherson, Pleasant Run, Reagan, Lockett, Kimzey, Sparger, the Nature Center, and other city properties.
The recreation department programs activities to involve the community year round!