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City of West Des Moines Landscape Architect Intern in West Des Moines, Iowa

Landscape Architect Intern

  • Type:Seasonal/Temporary

  • Salary/Pay Rate:$12.00-$13.89/hour

  • Posted Date:06/14/2019

    Job Details



Parks and Recreation


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Civil Service Status

This is NOT a Civil Service position

Regular Hours


Overtime and Weekend Work as Required

Tentative Start Date

Summer - Fall, 2019

Job Summary & Requirements

Under the general direction of the Landscape Architect, assists with duties related to park and City property, planning, and design.

This is an internship which is not a permanent position and is being made available for individuals seeking work experience prior to graduating from an accredited college/university. Must be currently enrolled in a Graduate or Undergraduate Landscape Architecture Program – having completed two or three years of related coursework. Valid Iowa Driver’s License required.

Special Notes

Ideal candidates will work from date of hire through end of Fall 2019, if available full-time in the Spring

Physical/Drug Test

Post offer, pre-employment physical and drug test are required.

Steps to Apply

Steps to Apply:

  1. Profile: You MUST complete an online profile. This includes all sections under the My Profile Section. A link is provided below to our Online Application System.

  2. Attachments: You must attach the following documents to your profile under the "My Attachments" section:

a) Resume

b) Cover Letter

  1. Applying for Position: Once you have completed your profile, you MUST apply for the position (The link to Apply is located on the right side of the main menu. An email will be sent confirming you have applied. It will also be displayed in the My Application History section).

All steps MUST be completed to be considered for this position. If you have any questions during the application process, please contact Human Resources at 515-222-3616.

Deadline to Apply

Open until filled

Apply Here!

City of West Des Moines Online Application System

Application Materials & Related Documents

Full Job Descriptions

You will need to complete an online profile and apply for this position online. There are Instruction Sheets under the Employment section of our City website as well as a number of topics in our FAQ section. If after reviewing these help guides you still need additional help, please visit or contact Human Resources 515-222-3616.

Contact Information


Human Resources, 2nd floor

4200 Mills Civic Parkway

PO Box 65320

West Des Moines, IA 50265-0320

515-222-3616 (phone)

515-273-0601 (fax)