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Shawnee State App
Download the Shawnee State App at shawnee.campusapp.com or search Shawnee State University in the app store. The "Jobs & Internships" tile connects students to job and internship opportunities with businesses throughout the region.
Shawnee State University is partnering with Handshake, our new career management platform, to help students discover new career paths and find amazing jobs and internships.
We understand you are busy, so we've pre-populated some basic information on your profile for you. Go ahead, claim your account, and let's get this career thing figured out! Your login will be the same as your Shawnee credentials except that you will use @shawnee.edu instead of @mymail.shawnee.edu. For instance, if your user name is jsmith, use firstname.lastname@example.org for the email, and then enter your current Shawnee network password.
SSU Career Services Facebook
Watch the Shawnee State Career Services Facebook page for job and internship postings.
Watch Your SSU Email Account
Job and internship postings in your area of study are also communicated to your SSU email account.
Ohio Means Internships
Check out this nationwide database of internships. You can search for internship opportunities in every state using keywords to find positions that relate to your area of study. Start your search!
International Internship Directory
The globalEDGE International Internship Directory was created by Michigan State University's International Studies and Programs. This directory is a reference guide for students, faculty, staff, and administrators to help match students with international internship opportunities offered by two- and four-year colleges and universities, governmental agencies, non-profit groups, private organizations, and corporations. Access the International Internship Directory.
Social Media Guides
Check out pages 12-21 of the National Association of Colleges and Employers' The Career Counselor's Guide to Facebook (PDF)
Check out pages 7-10 of the National Association of Colleges and Employers' The Career Counselor's Guide to Twitter (PDF)
Check out pages 9-14 of the National Association of Colleges and Employers' The Career Counselor's Guide to Blogging (PDF)
Check back regularly as this list is updated throughout the academic year.
To find out more about summer internship and scholarship programs at Bellisio Foods in Jackson, Ohio, contact Bellisio's Human Resources department at (740) 286-5505.
The Borgen Project is an innovative, national campaign that works with U.S. Leaders to improve their response to the global poverty crisis. They have several internship and volunteer openings that range from HR, PR/Marketing to Writing and Editing. All of the details of the different positions can be found here. The programs are based online, so they can be undertaken from any location. They have new programs starting every month, so applications can be submitted at any time through their website. Interns choose the start date that is most appropriate for them.
Only 12 percent of intern candidates applying to The Borgen Project are selected. The telecommute positions work from home, but must meet weekly deadlines, attend meetings via conference call and submit regular reports. All positions are unpaid.
You're a college student in search for an investment in your career, not just to gain "school credit." You're looking for a company that builds into each individual employee, focusing on strengths and how to elevate to new levels of success. You're looking to work hard to reach your goals, but you're also wanting to learn more about yourself and about the industry along the way. Do these statements sound like you? If so, find out more about a possible Co-op with Bridge Logistics (PDF), based in Cincinnati, OH. To get a better idea of the co-op experience at Bridge Logistics, watch their videos.
Cardinal Health offers exciting opportunities for summer interns to gain real-world experience and a sense of what their organization is all about, as well as exceptional leadership programs for graduates who join their fast-paced, quality-focused environment. This global, growing company, headquartered in Dublin, OH, is ranked in the top 25 on the Fortune 500. They are looking for bright, motivated individuals who have a genuine commitment to making a difference for Cardinal's customers and communities, while sharing their strong values. Ffind out more about their Undergraduate Internship Program as they are currently recruiting. Find out more about their Leadership Development program.
Century 21 is seeking an Accounts Payable Intern. Century 21 is a real estate brokerage whose goal is to deliver extraordinary service to clients selling or buying real estate. Please see more about this internship opportunity (PDF).
Congressman Brad Wenstrup
Internship positions are offered in the fall, spring, and summer semesters in both Congressman Wenstrup's Washington, D.C. and District offices. Any student who is enrolled in college or graduate school and is at least 18 years of age is eligible to apply. Successful candidates must possess notable academic and extracurricular achievements, leadership potential and a strong writing ability. Applicants must also be well-organized, have a positive attitude, and exhibit the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced atmosphere. While internships are not paid, there may be the opportunity to earn academic credit. Find out more about internships with Brad Wenstrup.
Congressman Bill Johnson
Congressman Johnson's office is always seeking motivated and enthusiastic college students interested in interning for academic credit. This internship program is open to all college students, regardless of major. All internships are unpaid, and candidates who are chosen for the Washington, D.C. office may be responsible for paying their own travel and living expenses. Interns are accepted for the Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter seasons, but tailored to work with individual start/finish dates. Learn more about internships with Bill Johnson. For students interested in interning in the Ironton office, please email your resume and cover letter to both intern.OH06@gmail.com AND email@example.com.
Please see disneyinterns.com for information about professional internships available with Disney/ABC Television Group, Marvel, Walt Disney Imagineering and Disney Parks & Resorts Applications. Find out more about when to apply to the Disney College Program.
The Enterprise Management Internship Program is a full-time, paid internship. That means you will be put in the middle of everything as you develop the skills to manage a fleet of hundreds of late model vehicles. They will teach you how to take care of customers — by actually working with them. You’ll learn to develop marketing strategies. And you’ll practice building business-to-business relationships. You'll even use the skills you learned to complete intern projects and compete for scholarships. For more information, visit the Enterprise Management Internship Program Homepage.
GeoCorpsTM America is a program of the Geological Society of America, operated in partnership with government agencies and other organizations committed to science and stewardship. Current partners include the Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. Forest Service. This program offers paid short-term geoscience assignments in some of the most beautiful natural areas in the world.
Hurricane Junior Golf Tour
The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour provides students the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the field of Marketing, Sales, and Tournament operations. Their Fall Associate program is now open, and they are actively interviewing students for the Fall semester for intern positions in Marketing/Sales and Tournament Operations.
Honda of America Mfg., Inc.
Several internship opportunities are offered by Honda at sites right here in Ohio. Search for opportunities with Honda.
The Kroger Internship Program (PDF) is unique and geared towards students learning as well as professional growth. Kroger can help shape your future by developing leadership skills and business knowledge you need to enhance your career. They're not just a grocery store. They are a manufacturer, florist (the largest in America), and an innovative technology company with many teams behind the scenes who ensure all their company goals are met. To learn about available internship opportunities at Kroger, visit jobs.kroger.com, and put "internship" in the "Search by Keyword" box. Job opportunities are also available at this site. You can also create alerts to receive regular notifications about Kroger opportunities.
L Brands (PDF) is the parent company for Bath & Body Works, Victoria's Secret, Henri Bendel, Victoria's Secret Pink and La Senza. To learn more about L Brands and their job opportunities, you may also visit careers.lb.com. Search and apply for available internship opportunities by using the key word "internship."
National Science Foundation
The National Science Foundation funds a large number of research opportunities for undergraduate students through its REU Sites program. An REU Site consists of a group of ten or so undergraduates who work in the research programs of the host institution. Each student is associated with a specific research project, where he/she works closely with the faculty and other researchers. Students are granted stipends and, in many cases, assistance with housing and travel. Undergraduate students supported with NSF funds must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States or its possessions. An REU Site may be at either a U.S. or foreign location.
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Northwestern Mutual’s internship program is ranked “One of America’s Top Ten Internships." As a financial representative intern, you have the flexibility to pursue your studies while getting real-world job experience.
- Northwestern Mutual's Ideal Candidate (PDF)
- An Internship with Impact (PDF)
- Vault Guide to Internships (PDF)
- A Day in the Life of a Northwestern Mutual intern
ODNR Division of Forestry
ODNR Division of Forestry (DOF) interns at state forest units complete a variety of essential tasks, primarily involving recreation and operational maintenance needs. Interns are also afforded opportunities to assist with forest management functions. This also includes intern assistance at the Ohio State Fair. Read more about this opportunity.
Ohio Department of Rehabilitation & Correction
Find out the top five reasons to apply for an internship at the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation & Correction. (PDF) Call Kim Roschie at (614) 728-1645 or email Kimberly.Roschie@odrc.state.oh.us for more information about field placement openings for social workers, counselors, and psychologists.
Pamela Gammon Photography
Pamela Gammon Photography of South Shore, Ky., has two internships available. This is a photography business that specializes in Maternity, Birth, Newborn, and Baby photography. They are looking for majors in business, photography, or early child care who may be interested in owning their own business someday.
This is a paid internship of $8.15 an hour if you sign a non-compete agreement for five years in their photography specialty (within a 50-mile radius). Hours vary and are flexible. Interns will assist with any needs at the business. This includes posing, cleaning, etc.
If you want to do the internship and not sign the non-compete, the internship will be unpaid. Candidates must love babies and will be working directly with Pamela Gammon. These internships provide a potential for long-term employment, and they need for interns to start immediately.
Please apply by sending an email and/or resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Procter & Gamble
P&G is always looking for the best and brightest from universities and colleges around the world. There is a variety of options across all of its function areas, and you'll find an opportunity to work on real business challenges with some of the world's best-known brands. A P&G internship allows you to work side by side with some of the industry's leading experts as you make valuable contributions to its family of brands. Some of P&G's best professionals started out as interns there and continued to work their way throughout the business. You must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate, master's or doctorate program to be selected. See more information about P&G Internships.
Ross County Health District
The Ross County Health District has two paid Mosquito Control internships available this summer in the Environmental Health division. Read the job description and requirements (PDF). To apply, send your resume to email@example.com by February 25, 2019.
21st Mortgage Corporation
21st Mortgage, based in Knoxville, Tenn., is the leading provider of financing in the manufactured housing industry. Successful candidates will be making progress in attaining a degree in their chosen major, a great work ethic, multi-tasking and problem solving skills, good communication skills, outstanding ability to work with others in a team environment, and a desire to learn and advance within a credit granting loan servicing environment. All majors will be considered.
Senator Rob Portman
Internships in the Washington, DC and Ohio offices of Senator Rob Portman offer college-aged students an exciting introduction to the U.S. Senate and the workings of a Senate office.
Interns are assigned to work alongside staff responsible for the Senator's legislative, press, and administrative operations.
Internships are designed primarily for students who have completed at least one full year of collegiate undergraduate coursework. Preference is given to students who are residents of Ohio. They are currently accepting applications for Summer of 2019, and the application deadline is Friday, February 15, 2019. Find out more and apply.
Senator Sherrod Brown
Senator Brown's internships are designed primarily for the educational benefit of students currently enrolled in college.
In their State offices, high school students (working on a senior project) and rising college freshmen are also eligible to apply for internships.
Only college sophomore or higher may apply for internships in the Washington, D.C. office.
With 50 to 70 million adults having a sleep disorder, and over a third regularly missing out on their recommended seven to eight hours of sleep, the CDC has declared insufficient sleep a public health problem. Who can help these sleep-deprived individuals? The sleep scientists, doctors, health professionals, and product manufacturers employed by the booming sleep industry. Over 50,000 people are currently employed in this new $7 billion industry. Find out more about internship opportunities in the sleep industry.
Teamwork Online -- Sports Internships
Teamwork Online connects people to careers in sports and live events. Information about internships with professional sports teams are also posted. Go to teamworkonline.com, and enter the job title or team name to search for available opportunities.