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2022/2023 Internships

2022/2023 Internships
Jim Bruner | Mezzacello Volunteer Olivia helping to rabbit proof the urban garden beds.

Welcome to the 2022/2023 Internships page at Mezzacello. Please review the three internship options available and use the application form to submit a request or ask a question.

Health & Safety

Internship Opportunity: to document and design the existing chicken, duck, rabbit, and crickets coops and warrens, the sanitation, and human/animal interfaces.

Deliverables: CAD and actual coop/warren design and sanitary interfaces, documentation and design specs, a 1000 word white paper, 2 blog posts.

Timeframe: January-May, 2023

Prerequisites: Math and Writing Skills, Ability to work with power tools, availability to work at Mezzacello, transportation.

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Renewable Energy

Internship Opportunity: to document and design the implementation of a series of integrated vertical wind turbines along the southern edge of Mezzacello adjacent to the alley to track wind patterns generated by local urban traffic.

Deliverables: CAD and actual installation and wiring of the turbines, documentation, energy tracking software, and design specs, a 1000 word white paper, 2 blog posts.

Timeframe: January-May, 2023

Prerequisites: Math, Engineering, and Writing Skills, Ability to work with power tools, availability to work at Mezzacello, transportation.

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3D/CAD & Coding

Internship Opportunity: to design and create a series of integrated sensor arrays to be used around Mezzacello. Each sensor will be integrated into the existing software and be 3D printed on site, flexible, and waterproof use.

Deliverables: CAD and actionable slices as well as python code integrating the sensors into the cloud database, testing strategy, complete data set, 1000 word white paper, 2 blog posts.

Timeframe: November-May, 2023

Prerequisites: Math, Engineering, Python, 3D printing skills, CAD software, and Ability to iterate and test programming and designs, availability to visit Mezzacello and can work remotely.

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Mezzacello Urban Farm is opening the livestock management, energy production, and engineering and automation sections to three interns this winter/spring season. Intern applications will remain open through 11/25/2022. Be sure to include a cover letter and what your pathway area of interest is in the application.

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