Independent Program

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At Minnetrista, you will help horticultural professionals in maintaining the garden and natural areas. This position is ideal for people with an interest in natural resources, sustainability, environmental science, landscape architecture, biology, and horticulture.
To be successful you MUST be willing to:
• Work hard
• Get dirty
• Sweat A LOT
• Laugh A LOT
• Be willing to accept direction and constructive criticism
• Be punctual and dependable

When you contribute to Minnetrista as a horticultural volunteer, you get –
• Personalized training from horticultural experts
• Opportunities to develop new skill sets through hands-on experience
• Networking opportunities with industry professionals and peers
• Vigorous exercise in an outdoor environment – We are better than the gym, and we won't charge you a penny!

And lastly, you will walk away with a deeper, more intimate knowledge of our natural world.