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SEAHAWK INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES​

Your Opportunity to Soar to New Heights!

An internship provides practical work experiences in a hands-on environment.  They are just one more part of Los Angeles Harbor College's comprehensive approach to career and technical education.

Our Seahawk Internship Program exposes students to workplace tours, workplace and professional seminars, career and job fairs, and hands-on experiences across a variety of industries and public sector. This early exposure is crucial to making their future college-to-career choices.  

ANNUAL​ PLACEMENT OPPORTUNITIES

 2018 SPRING/FALL INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY - Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation 

The Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation is a private-sector, non-profit corporation, and our team is dedicated to a public benefit mission that advances opportunity and prosperity for all.  We believe that many of LA’s most urgent social needs are linked to economic opportunity. We pursue our mission through analysis of the Southern California economy, initiatives to address opportunities and challenges, and via partnership with the private business community, public agencies, educational institutions and philanthropic organizations to shape and promo​te strategic development in the region. LAEDC facilitates a wide variety of economic development initiatives and delivers a broad range of research, information, programs and services to foster greater standards of living for the 10 million residents of LA County. We hope you will join us in this mission.

Learn more about us here.

The LAEDC is hiring! Open Positions:

Please review each of the job descriptions for more specific contact information.

LAEDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

2018 SPRING/FALL INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY - California State Assembly 64th District

APPLICATION PREREQUISITES:

  • I am currently enrolled at LAHC and maintaining a minimum grade point average of 2.5
  • I have successfully completed one semester in my field of study
  • I will commit to meeting with a college counselor and complete my Educational Plan
  • I will commit to creating a professional resume, and completing an employment questionnaire
  • I will commit to attending the scheduled workplace readiness pre-employment sessions
   * Applications are currently being accepted.
 ** Deadline to submit is October___ th, 2017.

 ** Deadline to submit is April ___ th, 2018.

To learn more about the 64th District:  https://a64.asmdc.org/district-map

 

2018 SPRING/FALL INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY - Port of Los Angeles 

APPLICATION PREREQUISITES:

  • I am currently enrolled at LAHC and maintaining a minimum grade point average of 2.5
  • I have successfully completed one semester in my field of study
  • I am available Monday-Friday; 8a.m.-5p.m. and can commit to work up to 20 hrs. a week
  • I will commit to meeting with a college counselor and complete my Educational Plan
  • I will commit to creating a professional resume, and completing an employment questionnaire
  • I will commit to attending the scheduled workplace readiness pre-employment sessions
LAHC's Memorandum of Understanding with the Port of Los Angeles, and CSUDH:                                                         
                              https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n1h9D7-U-FU
 

For student worker applicants, students should submit the following to the campus CGCA to be packaged by EWD - Michael Caress:

·         Resume OR City application

·         Student Worker Questionnaire https://www.portoflosangeles.org/pdf/Student_Worker_Questionnaire.pdf

·         For all details on Student Worker applications, please see https://www.portoflosangeles.org/contact/students.asp

 ***  Port of Los Angeles Workplace Tour: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JqEyCHDScc4
 **** Deadline to submit is FEB. 27th, 2018.

To learn more about the requirements of this program https://www.portoflosangeles.org/contact/students.asp

 

2018 SUMMER INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY - Port of Los Angeles 

 Would you like to have the experience of working at America's Port® to add to your resume?

 If you will be a Los Angeles Harbor College student in the Fall 2018, you may want to consider this new Summer Internship with the Port of Los Angeles.

From March 1 – March 16 ONLY, POLA will be accepting applications for the 2018 Summer Internship Program.  I would strongly suggest that all of these student applicants apply for the internship program which has on occasion led to employment with the year-round Student Worker Program.

For 2018 Summer Internship Applications, between March 1 – March 16, students should email the following information directly to summerinternprogram@portla.org:

·         Resume

·         2018 Summer Internship Application Form https://www.portoflosangeles.org/pdf/2018-Summer-Internship-Application-Form.pdf

·         Copy of unofficial college transcript

·         Students should closely review all the program and submission details for compliance at https://www.portoflosangeles.org/contact/internship.asp

·         As part of the summer intern program rules and numerous applications that are received, incomplete submissions will not be considered

*** Students are encouraged to participate in on-campus workplace readiness workshops this Spring.

To learn more about the requirements of this program https://www.portoflosangeles.org/contact/internship.asp

 

For student worker applicants, students should submit the following to the CGCA to be packaged by EWD - Michael Caress:

·         Resume OR City application

·         Student Worker Questionnaire https://www.portoflosangeles.org/pdf/Student_Worker_Questionnaire.pdf

·         For all details on Student Worker applications, please see https://www.portoflosangeles.org/contact/students.asp

 

2018 TECH SUMMER INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY - Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce 

Bixel Exchange is working with the City of Los Angeles and tech companies like Snap (maker of Snapchat), Headspace, Perception Robotics, and other companies to offer summer internships to students. These are PAID internships at major tech companies targeted to students from L.A. area community colleges, who are between 18-24 years of age.

We have several internships from companies like TrueCar, Snap and the City of L.A., along with many others. Internship positions include: Information Technology; Software Engineering; Product Management; Marketing; Big Data and Production

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be between 18 and 24 years old (for all subsidized internships)                                    

Must be a City/County of Los Angeles resident (for all subsidized internships)           

Must have the right to work in the United States                                                             

Must have reliable transportation to get to work                                                                   

Must be available to work at least 20 hours per week

 

DEADLINES:

FEB 1 - MAY 1: APPLICATION DEADLINE for Summer 2018

 

February 26 - March 9: Second round notifications - Finalists will be invited to phone interviews and in-person interviews by tech companies

May 1: Applications close for Summer 201 8

Mid-June - Mid/Late-August: Internship at Tech company                                                                                                                                       

 

If you're interested in any of these internships, check out our internships folder "Student Internship Opportunities".

 

2018 SUMMER INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY - City of Torrance

The City of Torrance is currently accepting applications for the Summer Volunteer Internship Program. Summer Interns work alongside dedicated City professionals to gain both academic and practical experience working in local government. Students will have the opportunity to learn about the City of Torrance and the exceptional services it provides to the community.

The goals of the program are to engage college students for the purpose of career exploration and civic engagement in public service. In addition, the Summer Intern will develop job skills, gain work experience, and build a professional network.
We anticipate internship opportunities in the following City Departments:  Office of the City Manager - Human Resources - Economic Development - Finance  Park Services - Madrona Marsh Preserve and Nature Center  - Transit - Fleet Services - Fire - Police  (
Participants will also participate in career workshops and receive a behind the scenes tour of the Torrance Police and Fire Department! )

Summer Interns are expected to commit to an eight (8) week term of service. The schedule for the program is 20 hours per week to be arranged with the sponsoring departments.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Education: • Must have completed two (2) years at a qualified academic institution in good standing. • Possess at least a 3.0 G.P.A. Ideal Candidate: We are looking for highly motivated students with a sincere desire to be mentored in the area of municipal government. The ideal candidate will be reliable, flexible, and proactive.    

HOW TO APPLY & EXAM PROCESS: The filing period begins Wednesday, March 01, 2017 and closes Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. Interested candidates must submit a resume and supplemental questionnaire at www.TorranceCA.Gov/Jobs, including the following attachments:
Cover Letter and Unofficial Transcripts

 ** Deadline to submit is March ___th, 2018.

*** Students are encouraged to participate in on-campus workplace readiness workshops this Spring.

To learn more about the requirements of this program: www.TorranceCA.Gov/Jobs

 

PROFESSIONAL VOLUTEER OPPORTUNITIES

 

 

GROW YOUR PROFESSIONAL NETWORK……                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Join the Los Angeles Gateway STUDENT Chamber of Commerce

The Los Angeles Gateway Chamber of Commerce is a volunteer organization of business, industrial and professional people working to improve business and promote the economics and welfare of the community. The main function of the chamber is to represent Harbor City/Harbor Gateway business and all local residents, at every level of government by supporting beneficial legislation and opposing unnecessary or detrimental legislation.

The Los Angeles Gateway Chamber of Commerce (LAGCC) is committed to helping you nurture your professional development opportunities.   That's why we are creating a new initiative to link college students to the professional world through career development, community involvement, and access to working professionals. The LAGCC Board of Director's (LAGCC BOD) is devoted to promoting leaders of tomorrow by extending their know-how to students today.

There are various opportunities for college students who what to grow their professionalism:

1:  LAGCC Committee Volunteers Opportunities for LAHC Students – Service Learning 1 Unit Credit                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          2.  Networking Opportunities that could lead to Internships, Mentoring, and/or Job Placement                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  3.  Professional Development Events designed to help you grow your network and continuously learn                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      4:  Los Angeles Gateway STUDENT Chamber of Commerce – Membership Discounts      

FEBRUARY 2017 – JULY 2018:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               NOW RECRUITING FOR LAGSCC 2017 - ​2018 STUDENT BOARD OF DIRECTORS….  

To learn more about the requirements of this program contact the LAGSCC Student Representative to the LAGCC Board of Directors at 310-233-4042 or careerpathway@lahc.edu

To discuss other  LAHC Service Learning - For-Credit options: http://www.lahc.edu/classes/socialscience/servicelearning/servicelearning.html

Search of other Voluteer Opportunites:  http://www.createthegood.org/