Summer Internships & Jobs
12/5/13............Student, Alumni and Faculty Research Opportunities at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) – Oak Ridge, TN
Opportunities for qualified students and faculty to participate in hands-on research in a real-world setting with award-winning scientists
Higher Education Research Experiences (HERE)
- Undergraduates, Post-BS and AAS, MS, PhD and Faculty – Science, Engineering, Technology and Mathematics (STEM) majors
- Stipend based on academic status
- Travel/Housing assistance (if eligible)
- Full-time and part-time appointments
- Professional development activities
- Minimum GPA - 2.5/4.0
- U.S. Citizen or Legal Permanent Resident (LPR)
Nuclear Engineering Science Laboratory Synthesis Programs (NESLS)
- Undergraduates, MS, PhD, and Post-MS or Postdoctoral – Majors related to Nuclear Science and Nuclear Policy; Engineering; Physics; Nuclear Medicine
- Stipend based on academic status
- Travel/Housing assistance (if eligible)
- Full-time and part-time appointments
- Professional development activities
- Minimum GPA - 3.0/4.0
- Open to U.S. and International Citizenship
12/3/13............2014 HS-STEM Summer Internships - U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Application deadline: January 6, 2014
Undergraduate students receive a $5,000 stipend plus travel expenses.
10-week research experiences are offered at: Argonne, Idaho, Berkeley, Livermore, Oak Ridge, Pacific Northwest, and Sandia National Laboratories; as well as at Homeland Security Studies and Analysis Institute, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Coast Guard Research and Development Center, Customs and Borders Protection Laboratories and Scientific Services, Naval Research Laboratory, Engineer Research and Development Center, National Security Technologies Remote Sensing Laboratory, Transportation Security Laboratory, and more…
Areas of research: Engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biological / life sciences, environmental science, emergency and incident management, social sciences, and more.
U.S. citizenship required
Detailed information about the internships can be found at: http://www.orau.gov/dhseducation/internships/
A flier is located at: http://www.orau.gov/dhseducation/internships/files/HS-STEMflier2014.pdf
11/27/2013............Seasonal & Year-Round Staff for 2014 - Camp Courageous, Monticello, Iowa
Camp Courageous is a year-round recreational and respite care facility for individuals with disabilities. Campers with intellectual and physical disabilities, brain injuries, hearing or visual impairments, autism and other special needs are served.
Campers may need help with personal care including feeding, dressing, and bathroom needs. Some campers exhibit behavioral challenges. Patience, energy, good judgment and enthusiasm are important qualifications for a position at Camp Courageous. The hours are long. An unselfish attitude and an emphasis on teamwork are needed. Staff are expected to put the campers’ needs before their own. If you possess the necessary attributes, I invite you to apply for a position at Camp Courageous.
Volunteer positions, internships, and paid positions are available. Volunteers and Interns can receive an optional stipend of $25.00/week plus room and board, and a restricted medical plan.
Paid counselors and activity specialists receive the best employment package around. Seasonal staff earn $385/week while year-round staff earn $500-550/week. Room and board are provided which include air-conditioned staff dormitories affording the staff separate living quarters from the campers. Staff share cabin duty on a rotating basis. Other benefits include a restricted medical plan for seasonal staff and health insurance and one week of paid vacation for year-round staff. Camp provides a bonus for returning seasonal summer staff and a monetary incentive for recruiting additional staff. Candidates for year-round positions must have experience with individuals with disabilities. Seasonal positions are for one or more season.
YR-ROUND: Starts the first day of the season requiring a one year commitment.
WINTER: January 27 – March 21, 2014
SPRING: March 22 to May 16, 2014
SUMMER: May 18 to August 15, 2014
FALL: August 20 to November 21, 2014
Respite Care Weekends Counselors - $170/weekend
Counselors, Nature Specialist, Adventure Specialist, Recreation Specialist, Canoeing Specialist,
Outdoor Living Skills Specialist, Crafts Specialist, Kitchen Staff, Swimming Specialist, Health Staff Assistant
For more information contact:
Camp Courageous of Iowa
P.O. Box 418
Monticello, IA 52310-0418
319-465-5916 ext. 2300 Fax: 319-465-5919
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org www.campcourageous.org
Non-smokers please. Feel free to apply online by accessing the camp’s Web site.
11/23/13............Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) Program - SUMMER 2014
The Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) Program, sponsored by the Office of Fossil Energy (FE), U.S. Department of Energy, is now accepting applications for a10-week summer internship. MLEF’s mission is to improve opportunities for women and minority students majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines, but all eligible candidates are encouraged to apply. The program allows students to apply their academic achievements to actual research while gaining hands-on experience.
Selected MLEF Fellows will receive a bi-weekly stipend, approved travel costs to/from their host site and will attend a Technical Forum to present their project at the end of the internship.
To qualify for the program, students must:
- Be at least 18 years of age
- Be a U.S. Citizen
- Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
- Be currently enrolled full-time in an accredited college or university (sophomore year or higher)
For more information or to complete an application, visit http://orise.orau.gov/mlef. Application period closes January 15, 2014.
11/21/13............ORISE Fellowship Opportunity (SUMMER) at CDC
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH), Division of Laboratory Sciences (DLS), is seeking Summer ORISE Fellows to focus on public health issues related to the environment. Candidates will join projects associated with developing and applying new methods to characterize and quantitate biochemical markers that are relevant in environmental exposures and chronic diseases. The fellowship carries a stipend of approximately $2,700 per month for full-time undergraduate student fellows and $3,300 for full-time graduate student fellows.
Current undergraduate and graduate students majoring in chemistry or biology and who have completed or expect to complete three years of coursework in chemistry or biology before the start of the fellowship may apply. They must also be able to comply with safety and security requirements before or upon reporting to CDC.
The appointment is through the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education. The application is available at: http://orise.orau.gov/cdc.
To be considered, please send all application materials, including the application, a current resume, official transcript, and two letters of recommendation, to mailto: mailto:CDCrpp@orau.orgby January 17, 2014. Please reference CDC-NCEH-2014-0004 LS in all communications.
For further information contact
Daniel Parker at (770) 488-7854 or DParker2@cdc.gov.
11/21/13.............Department of Energy (DOE) Scholars Program for SUMMER 2014
Visit http://orise.orau.gov/doescholars for more information or to apply - deadline is January 12, 2014!
The DOE Scholars Program offers unique opportunities that introduce students or post-graduates to the agency’s mission and operations. Participants in the DOE Scholars Program gain a competitive edge as they apply their education, talent and skills in a variety of scientific research settings within the DOE complex. Appointments are available in a variety of disciplines at participating DOE facilities nationwide.
Being selected as a DOE Scholar offers the following benefits:
- Career possibilities with the nation’s leading sponsor for scientific research
- Opportunities to learn from top scientists and subject matter experts
- Stipends of up to $650 per week (depending on academic status)
- Travel arrangements to and from appointment site
Applicants must be US Citizens and undergraduates, graduates or post-graduates of an accredited college or university. The program is open to majors in: Engineering; Physical Sciences; Environmental Sciences; Computer Science and Information Technology; Physics; Business; Policy; Program Management; Mathematics; Statistics; Safety and Health; Accounting and Finance; Law; Communications; and other related areas.
11/20/13............Engineering Intern (Spring, Summer or Fall) - Nobel Automotive, Paris, TN
The engineering intern will participate as a member of the engineering team at Nobel Automotive. The intern will work directly with the engineering department on various projects. This position will report directly to the Engineering Manager
- Ability to write technical work instructions
- Assist engineering department with designs, work stations, fixtures, etc.
- Able to read blue prints
- Knowledge of visual management a plus
- Strong written and oral communication skills
- Actively enrolled in a engineering field of study
- Attention to detail
- Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point
- Lean Manufacturing knowledge a plus
11/14/13......SUMMER......Executive Internship – Target (Various TN locations)
About This Opportunity
Use your business, leadership and people skills to inspire exceptional performance. Maximize sales and profits for your Target store. Ensure great guest service and team member satisfaction. Create a fast-paced, energetic environment that delivers a consistent Target brand experience for team members and guests.
Use your skills, experience and talents to be a part of groundbreaking thinking and visionary goals. As a Stores Executive Intern, you'll take the lead as you…
- Gain a significant knowledge base during your comprehensive training program
- Work closely with the senior leadership group
- Gain the opportunity to make an impact within a Target store as an executive-in-training and project leader
- Offer innovative ideas and focusing on results, and inspire your team to do the same
- Receive extensive training to help you become a strong store executive leader
- Return to school with strengthened leadership and project management skills, and a better understanding of the outstanding opportunities at Target
- Desire to pursue a career in retail management
- Leadership and strong decision-making skills
- Assertiveness and initiative
- Team-oriented thinking
- Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in all situations
- Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task
Undergraduate interns are eligible for a number of benefits just for being a team member, including a 10 percent Team Member Discount, access to a toll-free NurseLine, access to the Target Health & Wellness Web site, access to the Team Member LifeResources, a resource offering free support and information, and discounts on a variety of other resources.
Please apply online at target.com/careers.
11/11/13............FINANCIAL CONSULTANT SUMMER INTERNSHIP - HILLIARD LYONS
Description: Hilliard Lyons seeks Financial Consultant (FC) Interns to assist established Financial Consultants with achieving business development goals in a Hilliard Lyons branch office. Start date of this summer assignment is May/June 2014. Position reports to the (a) Financial Consultant on a day-to-day basis by providing unlicensed support in all phases of client service, client relationship building, and new business development; and (b) Manager of New Financial Consultant Development with regard to corporate-level training, individual projects, and group projects with other FC Interns in our branch network.
Position requirements include knowledge of basic finance, investment principles, and marketing preferred; major in entrepreneurship, business, finance, marketing or related field preferred; effective communication, interpersonal, client service, networking, computer, numerical reasoning, problem-solving, and time management skills; demonstrates initiative and can work under pressure of competing demands and time constraints; prior sales and/or commission-based experience preferred; minimum GPA of 3.0; and ability to provide own housing for the term of this summer assignment.
Available Internship Location(s): Evansville (IN); Chattanooga (TN); Columbus (OH); Grand Blanc, MI; Paducah (KY)
Compensation Details/Other Benefits: $12.00/hour
Job Status: Full-Time Summer
Job Function: Business/Finance, Economics, Financial Planning, Marketing, Sales
We are looking for students who have
Degree: Bachelor of Arts and/or Master of Business Administration
Major/Concentration: Business Management, Economics, Finance, Marketing, Sales, or Entrepreneurship
Student Status: Junior, Senior, Graduate or Alumni
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Work Authorization Status: U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
Students should email their resume AND a cover letter to: email@example.com
Submissions will be reviewed through March 1, 2014. Applicants selected for interviews are required to submit an official college transcript, a letter of recommendation from a current or previous professor, essay, and application forms.
11/6/13............Men’s Summer Operations Intern - Tennessee Golf Association
Position Term: Approximately May 15- August 15
Reports To: Director, Men’s Competitions
- Attend all men’s competitions within scheduled internship including:
- TGA State Championships, TGA State Qualifiers, and USGA Qualifiers
- Assist Director with on-site set-up (course marking, player registration, Notice to Players creation, etc.)
- Assist Director with on-site event administration (starting, officiating, scoring, volunteer monitoring, etc.)
- Schedule permitting; assist other Association employees with course ratings, operations, etc.
- Photographs at TGA Championships
- Write daily media report to be distributed following each TGA Championship round
- Must be confident to make decisions that represent the TGA
- Must gain a working knowledge of association policies and procedures and make appropriate decisions regarding those policies as necessary representing the TGA
- Must be willing to learn and apply the Rules of Golf at events under guidance from Director
- Must be inquisitive as questions and criticisms are welcomed. Interns are encouraged to find new and innovative ways to conduct business more efficiently via discussion with TGA staff
- Must possess good written and verbal skills and must feel comfortable interacting with people on a regular basis. Communication skills will be used daily
- Must understand an intern is representing the Tennessee Golf Association at all times
- Must be conscience of appearance to all customers, players, associates, and spectators with the ability to control stress while working in fast paced environment and multi-task effectively
- Must be able to lift and manage 50 pounds as well as troubleshoot equipment and operational situations
- This position requires extensive travel with the ability to be on the road for a full week including weekends
- Must possess a valid driver’s license and be comfortable driving and packing large vehicles
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
- A current junior/ sophomore attending a college or university is preferred
- Organization of tasks and excellent time management skills are essential
- Must be available, uninterrupted, from start date to finish date
- $1,000 per month salary
- 100% of food and accommodation expenses are paid for when traveling
- Staff apparel
- Frequent golf playing ability when schedule permits
Please Send a Resume, List of References, and a Cover Letter all in the form of a PDF document to: Adam McCormick Director, Men’s Competitions at firstname.lastname@example.org
11/6/13............Camp Counselor - Shelby Farms Park Conservancy Woodland Discovery Camp , Memphis, TN
Description: Shelby Farms Park Conservancy seeks to fill multiple Woodland Discovery Camp Counselor positions for summer 2014. Shelby Farms Park and Greenline are managed and operated by the 501(c)3 nonprofit organization Shelby Farms Park Conservancy. Our vision is to give rise to a celebrated 21st century park that defines and shapes a great city.
Position Start & End Date: May 17 + 18, May 26th, 2014- June 20, 2014
Qualifications: An ideal candidate will:
- Previous camp counselor experience or experience working with children
- Be CPR certified or willing to obtain a CPR certification
- Lifeguard certification a plus
- Ability to stand for long periods of time
- Outdoors experience (hiking, canoeing, kayaking, camping, etc.)
- Availability of the entire weeks of May 27th - June 21st
- Be a responsible team player
- Strong oral communication skills
- Ability to supervise children aged 6-11
Responsibilities will include:
- Supervise Woodland Discovery Campers & respond to their needs
- Assist in teaching daily short environmental education lessons
- Work closely with the Woodland Discovery Camp Director
- A stipend of $1,600 is awarded.
To apply, applicants should send resumes to: Natalie Wilson, email@example.com
10/28/13............CAMP COUNSELOR OR ACTIVITY SPECIALIST - Iroquois Springs, New York
Dates: June 17 to August 8, 2014
Compensation: $1400 - $2000 Plus Travel Expense, Room & Board
Positions: Tennis, High and Low Ropes Course, Outdoor Adventure (mountain biking, hiking, camping, etc.) Gymnastics, Water-Skiing, Life-guarding (WSI), Theatre, Arts and Crafts (wood working, ceramics, jewelry, rocketry), Roller Hockey, Lacrosse, Baseball, Softball, Basketball, Soccer, Archery, Media (web design, video, yearbook, newspaper), and more....
Description: roquois Springs, located just 90 miles from New York City, is a co-ed residential camp in the Lower Catskill Mountains for boys and girls between the ages of 7 and 16.
If you are an energetic and motivated person with a love for children and working in an outdoor and energetic environment sounds rewarding, our summer team may be the right fit for you!
Iroquois Springs is a safe, fun filled environment for children looking to experience the magic camp has to offer while creating positive memories that will shape each child's future. Iroquois Springs is simply an extraordinary place for children!
Located just 90 miles from New York City, our location is outstanding, and your experience will be second to none!
Deadline to apply is May 31, 2014
How to Apply: www.iroquoissprings.com (click on "Our Staff") or Call 1.877.700.5354
Gary Ross, Staffing Coordinator
PO BOX 20126
DIX HILLS, NY 11746
10/22/13............SUMMER Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI) at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
ORNL is the largest science and energy lab in the Department of Energy system. Areas of research include materials, neutron sciences, energy, high performance computing, systems biology and national security.
- 10 weeks (June 2-Augus 8) engaged in research project under the direction of a lab scientist/engineer
- Career development workshops/lab tours
- $500 per week stipend and limited travel reimbursement/housing allowance (for those who qualify)
To be eligible, you must:
- Be currently enrolled full-time at an accredited US institution AND have completed at least one year as an undergraduate (at the time of application)*
- Be at least 18 years old
- Be a US Citizen or Legal Permanent Resident
- Have a minimum GPA of 3.0
*Please note - the internship requires a full-time (at least 40 hours per week) commitment onsite at ORNL in Oak Ridge, TN. Some students find it reasonable to take online or evening classes during the course of the internship. Undergraduate credits obtained in high school can not be applied to meet the minimum one year completion requirement.
Application deadline: January 10, 2014 5:00 p.m. EST
Apply online at http://science.energy.gov/wdts/.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for questions or additional information.