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High School Internship Positions

High School Internship Positions for Fall 2014

Enterprise Center: Instructor Services and Clerical Assistant
High school junior or senior wanted to provide customer support to support the staff in the Enterprise Center by performing light clerical duties. Tasks include assisting the existing staff, archiving old files, filing, photocopying and retrieving office voice mails. The intern will also assist in preparing instructor materials. A student in this position will be required to familiarize him or herself with printed materials about the college and Enterprise Center Programs. Friendly manner and ease as well as professional behavior are part of the required qualities.
Requirements: Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel and Word), pleasant demeanor, good organizational skills.
Hours: 10-15 hours per week, Mondays through Fridays, 9:30am-5:00pm.

Educational Opportunity Programs: Office Assistant
Opportunity: High school junior or senior wanted to perform light clerical duties in FIT's Office of Educational Opportunity Programs . Friendly manner and ease as well as professional behavior are part of the required qualities. Tasks to include: reception, log maintenance, incoming calls, mail stamp, asisstance with events planning, inter-office mail delivery. Professional attire required.
Requirements: Pleasant demeanor, professional appearance, and good organizational skills.
2 positions available.
Hours: Mondays-Saturdays, 10-15 hours per week. Hours and days are flexible.

Department: IT Media Services
Opportunity: High school senior to shadow and assist the Media Service Team in the daily operations of FIT’s media needs for staff and faculty. Intern to learn about both PC and MAC platforms, troubleshooting, and a variety of hardware and software used at the college. This position will also require assistance with A/V equipment.
Requirements: Basic computer knowledge of either PC or MAC. Mature, pleasant demeanor, energetic, and enthusiastic with a desire to pursue a career that uses computers.
Hours: Mondays- Fridays, 9:30am-5:00pm. Hours and days are flexible.

Precollege Programs: Customer Service and Blog Assistant
High school junior or senior wanted to provide customer support to students participating in the Precollege Programs and in performing light clerical duties. Tasks include assisting students with picking up class materials and attendance, photocopying and providing general information about the programs offered by the Precollege office. A student in this position will be required to familiarize him or herself with printed materials about the college and Precollege Programs. Student will also assist in writing, photographing and editing individual blog posts.Friendly manner and ease as well as professional behavior are part of the required qualities. Maintaining the Precollege Blog spot: In The Halls included.
Requirements: Basic knowledge of photography (digital). Basic knowledge of Adobe Photoshop. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel and Word), pleasant demeanor, good organizational skills.
Preferred (but not required): Experience using Wordpress
Hours: 10-15 hours per week
Days: Tuesdays-Saturdays, hours and days are flexible.
Students must submit a writing sample approximately 200-400 words along along with samples of photography.
TOPIC: An introduction blog post. We want to know who you are! Some things you may want to include are…where you are from, how many classes you have taken at FIT (if applicable), what your interests/passions/hobbies are, why you are excited about this opportunity to intern, what your goals are at FIT or for the future, etc. We want to know all about YOU! Have fun with it!!

Continuing and Professional Studies: Clerical Assistant
High school junior or senior wanted to assist with clerical duties, for noncredit Continuing Education seminars and special events. Tasks include typing, filing, photocopying, making signs, and occasionally making phone calls.
Requirements: Knowledge in Microsoft Office (Excel and Word), professional behavior, friendly demeanor, and great organizational skills.
Hours: 12-15 hours per week
Days: Monday-Fridays, 3:00pm-6:00pm. Hours are flexible.

Continuing and Professional Studies: Social Networking & Digital Media Assistant
High school junior or senior wanted to assist with social networking & digital media for noncredit Continuing Education seminars and special events. Tasks include light clerical duties, assisting with photographing classes and events, editing photos in Photoshop, writing blog posts, scheduling posts on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, etc.
Requirements: Basic knowledge of digital photography, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office (Word), good writing skills, professional behavior, friendly demeanor, and good organizational skills.
Hours: 8-15 hours per week, Monday-Thursday, 3:00pm-6:00pm. Hours are flexible.
Students must submit a writing sample approximately 100 words long. Choose one:
TOPIC 1: Choose any designer from Style.com and review their current collection
TOPIC 2: Write about one specific trend for Spring 2015

Academic Skills Tutoring Center: Office Services Assistant
High School student needed to help out in the daily clerical duties under the direction of the Coordinator of the Academic Skills Tutoring Center.  Tasks would include organizing packets for tutor orientations and student fairs, answering and making phone calls, distributing paperwork to tutors regarding appointments, filing, entering data in to excel and photocopying.
Requirements: Very basic knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel), we can explain,  patient and friendly demeanor, good organizational skills and a willingness to learn.
Hours: 2 per week, Wednesdays  between 9:00 and 5:00 (time may be flexible based on requirements)

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