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Competitive Internships and Summer Jobs
A seminar to help students find them
Date: January 16, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
• Learn about internship and summer job opportunities and their application requirements;
• Learn about the value of these opportunities in the context of your studies and your career;
• Map out your internship/summer job search strategy;
• Go over interview protocol, social media, and other tools for your job search;
• Practice interviewing with human resources professionals;
• Enjoy lunch together.
For whom: Students who are interested in serious internship/summer job work experience.
Where: Berkshire Community College
For more information: Call Judith Monachina, 413-236-1611
Or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Your Internship Job Search
The organizations and websites below will give you a head start on your search:
Identify the type of work you want to do and begin to investigate websites and organizations. You may want to make an appointment with a career counselor (236-1611).
Start doing some online research. Develop a schedule or spreadsheet, with application information required and deadlines.
Prepare a brief explanation of the type of work/job/internship you would like to find.
Develop the tools: resume, etc.
Tell people you know that you are looking (using your brief explanation)
Useful links for your online research
Local, Berkshire Area Companies and Organizations, some with internship programs, others summer jobs
Mass MoCA, Jan. 18 deadline, North Adams, Arts, Education
Berkshire Theatre Group, Colonial Theater, BTF
Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, Jan 22 and Feb. 19 deadlines
Internships.com with our zip code
Crane & Company
2013 Internship Program to be announced this week. Students are advised to keep an eye on their site, but you might also meet with the career counselor to learn the contact person and how to investigate even before the posting is made public.
Look at their site too. See Career Counselor for contact information
Mass DOT Highway Division, Generally engineering oriented
Berkshire Botanical Garden, Stockbridge
Boston Symphony Orchestra, Tanglewood
BSO at Tanglewood hires hundreds of students for the summer, some pre-professional.
Talk with career counselor about contacts
Berkshire Health Systems
Mass Life Sciences Internship Challenge
Governor’s Office Internship
See Berkshire Creative for jobs and internships (mostly jobs)
National Internship Programs
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute
Student Conservation Association
Federal internships, all fields
Science News Writing Internship, Washington DC
American Association for the Advancement of Science, other, several, writing, IT, etc.
Union of Concerned Scientists
U.S. Fisheries and Wildlife (has Massachusetts jobs, many Mass sites, internship program currently being developed. Contact career counselor)
General Internship (or jobs and internships) Sites
look here for resume templates too
Beware of some of these unpaid internships…make an appointment, 236-1611 to talk with a counselor
We will talk about this idea today. You may want to make an appointment with the career counselor to develop your own strategy, including companies and organizations to approach, and how to approach them to learn of internships and jobs. Many, if not most, jobs are found by talking to people.
Professional Associations and Job Sites
If your interest is not represented here, simply Google your career field and look for the appropriate site.
www.apta.org Physical therapy
www.amtamassage.org Massage therapy
www.acefitness.org physical fitness trainer
www.therespiratorytherapist.com respiratory therapy
www.criminaljusticecareerguide.com criminal justice
www.earlychildhood.org early childhood education
www.nationalhumanservices.org Human services
(National Association of Broadcast Journalists)
(American Bar Association)
(American Association for Paralegal Education)
(Central Intelligence Agency)
(American Foreign Service Association)
(American Association of Arts Educators)
(American Library Association)
BerkshireWorks Job Fair
October 19th, 9 am – 1 pm
Crowne Plaza Hotel, 1 West Street, Pittsfield
(BCC students and alumni may make an appointment with a career counselor if they wish to talk about how to best utilize this and other career fairs. Call 413-236-1605 to make an appointment.)
1. Accountemps / Officeteam
2. Adecco Staffing
4. Aging at Home, Inc.
5. Bath and Body Works (Lanesboro and Lee)
6. Berkshire Bank
7. Berkshire County ARC
8. Berkshire Family and Individual Resources (BFAIR)
9. Berkshire Health Systems
10. Berkshire Place and At Home with Berkshire Place
11. Big Y World Class Markets
12. Boyd Technologies
13. Canyon Ranch
14. Carr Hardware and Supply, Inc.
15. Community Enterprises Inc / AIM
16. Country Curtains
17. CRT Cabulance
18. Dunkin Donuts
19. Easy Spirit
20. Eddie Bauer
21. Elder Services of Berkshire County
22. General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems
23. Guidewire, Inc.
24. Hillcrest Commons
25. Hillcrest Educational Centers, Inc.
26. Home Depot
27. Home Instead Senior Care
29. J Crew Factory Store
30. Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort, LLC
32. LTI Smart Glass
33. Manpower Group
34. Molari Employment & Healthcare Services
35. Mt. Greylock ECF
36. NBT Bank
37. Nine West
38. New England Newspapers, Inc.
40. Porchlight VNA / Home Care
42. Silverleaf Resorts
44. Timberlyn Heights / Kindred Healthcare
45. United Personnel Services
46. Verizon Wireless
47. The Association for Community Living
48. The Brien Center for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
49. The Red Lion Inn
50. Wave Systems Corp.
51. Williams College
1. Berkshire Community College
2. Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
3. Mildred Elley
4. Sullivan & Cogliano Training Centers
1. Berkshire Health Systems / Community Outreach
3. Berkshire North WIC
4. Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission
5. New England Newspapers
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