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SEAHAWK INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES​

Your Opportunity to Soar to New Heights!

An intership 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 - 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

 

2017 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
 
   *    Applications are currently being accepted.
 ***  Port of Los Angeles Workplace Tour: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JqEyCHDScc4
 **** 2017 Workplace Readiness Speaker Series:  OCT 2nd, 2017 - Jim MacLlennen, Port of Los Angeles/ TradeConnect
 **** Deadline to submit is October 20th, 2017.

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.

  * Applications are currently being accepted.

 ** 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 https://www.portoflosangeles.org/contact/internship.asp

 

2018 TECH SUMMER INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY - Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce 

UniteLA and Tech companies like Snap (maker of Snapchat), Dollar Shave Club, mitu, Boingo Wireless and many others offer up to 100 summer internships to students.  Through a partnership with the Mayor’s Office and the Mayor’s Tech Council , this initiative is placing 100 youth interns at LA tech companies as part of the HIRE-LA Youth Summer Program and the LA Chamber’s Talent Challenge. LA tech companies are providing internships for community college students to provide them with access and exposure to career learning

Choose from four general areas they are interested in having an internship (they can choose all that apply):

o    Information Technology (ex: Quality Assurance, Help Desk, Connected Computing, Network Administration, Systems Analyst)

o    Software Development (ex: Engineering, Web/Mobile Development, Front/Back-end Development, Product Manager)

o    Design/Media Visual and Arts (ex: Graphic Designer, Production Assistant, Digital/Social Media, Marketing, Communications)

o    Operations (ex: HR, Executive Team, Customer Support)​​

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

  * Applications are currently being accepted.

 ** 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: bixelinternships@lachamber.com

 

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      

SEPTEMBER 2017 – NOVEMBER 2017:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          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/