Customer Service Intern
Sprout City is a fast-growing start-up stationed in Durham, NC with a current service area of
the NC Triangle. We are a community oriented business that offers garden-farming as a service;
from consultation, planning, installation, maintenance, harvest, and distribution.
Our mission is to redefine “local produce” to a community endeavor in which homeowners,
restaurants, campuses, and other entities produce and trade vegetables and fruits utilizing vacant spaces.
Interns will be selected on the basis of meeting the position requirements and will be balanced according
to preferred experience for optimum team make-up. Duties as an intern are as follows:
Interface with clients and customers
Assist in site consultations, planning, installation, maintenance, harvest, and distribution
Engaging in marketing and sales efforts
Collection/organization of pertinent data
Networking/collaboration with present/future affiliates and partners
Must be a rising Junior or Senior
Must be pursuing an Agricultural/Horticultural related degree program
Must be able to work on multiple, diverse projects at once
Must be able to work independently or cooperatively depending on task at hand
Must have a valid driver’s license and transportation
Experience in commercial agronomic production
Experience with a wide variety of vegetables and fruits in production capacity
Experience in pest/disease identification and treatment
Experience in commercial produce logistics
Experience in food safety pertaining to production
Experience in sales/marketing
To apply, use the form below to make a case for why we should be interested in working with you.
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