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Date Posted: 6/10/2024
Title: Steamtown Community Volunteer Ambassador (CVA) -Paid Internship
Company: National Park Service
Description: Steamtown National Historic Site has an opening for a Community Volunteer Ambassador (CVA) - a paid 48-week internship with the National Park Service between September 9, 2024 - August 8, 2025.

The park is seeking a reliable, creative, and outgoing person to join our team and with a goal to build and develop a park-wide Safety Campaign.

The CVA will be responsible for producing videos, social media content, graphic design, print publications, and safety-geared programming at Steamtown National Historic Site. Additionally, they will contribute to park efforts in community outreach, volunteer service, and interpretive and educational programming.

The position includes a weekly stipend of $600, limited health care/childcare benefits, housing allowance, and professional development funds PLUS eligibility for both an AmeriCorps Education Award $6,895.00 (pre-tax) AND Public Land Corps Hiring Authority upon successful completion of the program.

To be eligible, applicants must be high school graduates, between the ages of 18-30 (up to 35 for veterans), a US citizen or permanent resident, and comfortable working outside for extended periods of time.

Interested individuals must apply by July 7, 2024!

For more information, visit our park website at: Steamtown NHS - Work With Us
https://www.nps.gov/stea/getinvolved/work-with-us.htm
For questions, contact: Megan Stevens
Megan_Stevens@nps.gov

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Date Posted: 6/10/2024
Title: Internship
Company: U.S. Senator Bob Casey
Description: Senator Casey offers internships in each of his offices across Pennsylvania and in Washington.

Candidates must be active college students, graduate students, or veterans enrolled in educational programs, in order to apply.

Intern candidates should embody professional behavior and individual responsibility. They must thrive on personal organization, have keen attention to detail, and be relentlessly adaptable and capable of managing deadlines simultaneously. Excellent writing skills are essential, as is a demonstrated interest in government service and assisting the people of the Commonwealth.

Senator Casey is proud to pay his interns $16 an hour in both Pennsylvania and Washington, DC.

Intern in Pennsylvania
Internships are available in each of Senator Caseys Pennsylvania offices ‚?? Allentown, Erie, Harrisburg, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Scranton, and State College.

In-state interns assist the Senators staff with a variety of duties, including community outreach, casework correspondence, monitoring daily news developments, assisting with event staffing, and assigned special projects.

Only Constituent Services and Community Outreach concentrations are available in the Pennsylvania offices.

Application Process
All internship applicants must apply through Senator Caseys online application, below. Internships are fully in-person. Candidates must be able to commit to 20 hours per week (Spring and Fall semesters) or 40 hours per week (Summer sessions).

INTERN APPLICATION
Applications for the Fall 2024 internship session will open the morning of Friday, June 7th and close at 11:59 pm on Sunday, July 7th. All applicants must be able to commit to at least 20 hours per week. If you wish to be considered for an internship in Senator Caseys office, your application must be complete and submitted, along with your resume and three references, by the posted deadline. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.

If you have any questions, please call Senator Caseys office at (202) 224-6324 or email to Internships@casey.senate.gov.

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Date Posted: 4/25/2024
Title: Behavior Technicians
Company: Mission Autism Clinics
Description: Summer Behavior Technicians
Gain valuable experience toward a career in ABA in this paid internship.

Responsibilities include:
- Work 1:1 with autistic children aged 2-6
- Gain valuable Behavior Tech experience
- Learn about the field of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and its applications

Requirements:
- At least 18 years old
- Ability to read and write English
- Authorized to work in the US
- Ability to multitask and stay organized
- Availability from 5/20/24 to 8/16/24

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Date Posted: 4/11/2024
Title: Summer 2024 Social Media Internship
Company: Small Business Internships
Description: Settlers Hospitality Group, Hawley, PA / Lake Wallenpaupack, Pocono Mountain Region, PA - a collection of boutique restaurants, catering, and experience. Our commitment to excellent guest services is what drives us, and we are dedicated to hiring outstanding individuals who share our passion for ensuring our guests have an exceptional experience while staying with us. We are currently looking for a hardworking and motivated student to join our marketing team as an intern.

Practice applying your marketing skills with a successful hospitality group! This business has excelled in the Pocono hospitality region for 40+ years. Join Settlers Hospitality Groups team of hospitality professionals as they create and deliver high-quality restaurant and hotel experiences to hundreds of guests across multiple boutique hotels and restaurants.

The Social Media Intern will work directly with our Marketing Team across multi-concept restaurants and hotels. They will be exposed to professional restaurants that include farm to table, small plate, contemporary casual, high-end catering, and pastry. The intern will gain an understanding of how to develop marketing strategies aligned to property vision, how to manage social media accounts, and how to partner across departments to ensure a superlative marketing and sales strategies.

This opportunity is a traditional (semester-long), part-time internship. Housing is available to interns throughout their internship if needed.

www.settlershospitality.com

Logistics:

Summer 2024, start date can be flexible to accommodate college coursework
8-12 hours per week (can be more if candidate is interested)
$15/hour
This opportunity will be in-person/on-site
**Requirement before applying: Students are required to check with their college/university career development office to find out if any additional requirements need to be met for the internship, on the part of the student and/or the business host.

Qualifications:

Preferably pursuing a Bachelors Degree in Marketing/Media/Communications
Well-versed in social media including Facebook, TikTok, Instagram, Pinterest, and blogging
Organized, have a strong attention to detail, and be able to complete projects independently.
Strong written skills for writing social media copy
Passionate and proactive
Experience with Adobe Suites programs like Lightroom and Photoshop
Skilled at photography and videography, specifically know how to edit videos using Adobe Primer and/or CapCut
Able to prioritize, multitask, and take initiative to solve problems and meet deadlines in a high-intensity setting
Experience in hospitality is a plus but not required
Strong teamwork skills
Positive, professional, outgoing personality with a hands-on attitude
Interest in boutique hospitality experiences
Valid driver‚??s license and reliable transportation
Able to work a flexible schedule, which may include working days, evenings, weekends, and holidays
Strong familiarity with outlook and office suite including excel, work, PDF and proficient in internet and computer skills
Excellent time-management skills and understands how to prioritize work based on client needs
Outstanding communication, interpersonal, & problem-solving skills, comfortable speaking in front of peers and senior colleagues
Projects:

Develop innovative marketing strategies and special projects in collaboration with Senior Director of Marketing and Social Media Associate
Work with the Settler‚??s Marketing team to plan and execute marketing strategy to drive new customers
Grow and nurture our social media pages
Research for social media content
Use back-end social platform tools as well as third-party platforms to publish social content
Assist marketing team with writing post and community management copy
Assist the strategy team with build social analytics reports
Monitor community conversation for all properties and elevate engagement opportunities
Participate in brainstorms and create innovative ideas for campaigns
Analyze social media for clients/competitors and help provide insights and recommendations
*Be sure to note in your cover letter why you think you would be a great fit for the Settlers Hospitality Team and for this internship.*

This internship opportunity is supported by the Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce‚??s Small Business Internship Fund. Students interested in participating in the Small Business Internship Fund must meet at least one of the following criteria:

Be a resident of Lackawanna County currently enrolled in a college or university
Be a currently enrolled student of a Lackawanna County college or university
Be a currently enrolled student of a Chamber member college or university: Clarks Summit University, Fortis Institute, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, Johnson College, Keystone College, Lackawanna College, Luzerne County Community College, Marywood University, Misericordia University, Penn State Scranton, The University of Scranton, Wilkes University.

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Date Posted: 4/3/2024
Title: Engineering Technician Intern - Summer 2024
Company: Pride Mobility
Description: Job/Internship Description
Description
DESCRIPTION/JOB SUMMARY
To work with Engineers, Project Coordinators, and Designers to test fit components, build prototypes, assist in product development and component design while contributing towards product improvement

RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES
-Assemble prototype units from drawings and preliminary Bill of Materials (BOMs)

-Assist with coordinating Research & Development (R&D) build shop inventory

-Transition from project to project in an efficient manner

-Assist engineers with daily activities such as prototype building, troubleshooting, or code development

-Assist engineers with developing models, assemblies, and drawings created through 3D CAD

-Assist in ensuring design safety, effectiveness, manufacturability, reliability, and Superior Product at Reduced Cost (SPARC) initiatives are met

-Comply with appropriate safety guidelines and report any safety related incident and/or potential safety hazard to management

-Coordinate 5S and safety efforts by assisting with organization and cleaning of work areas

-Ensure all safety and security rules are strictly observed and any accidents, incidents or injuries are promptly reported to management

-Focus on continuous improvement, and consistently demonstrate good business judgment

-Work effectively with all Pride departments to exceed internal and external expectations

-Pride retains the discretion to modify duties and/or assign other duties as necessary

REQUIRED SKILLS
-Must be a creative team player, friendly, professional, detail-oriented, and honest

Must have the ability to:

-Multi-task, problem-solve, and prioritize in a fast-paced working environment

-Work as part of a multi-disciplined cross-functional team

-Read and comprehend BOMs and assembly instructions

-Use hand tools and standard power tools

-Prepare and build prototypes

-Prepare and present summary reports

-Lift/push/pull 40 lbs.

Must have:

-Relentless drive to achieve advancement and continuous improvement

-A willingness to learn and/or adapt to new work methods

-Excellent verbal and written communication skills

-Intermediate knowledge of hand tools and standard power tools

-Basic working knowledge of Microsoft Office Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

-Basic knowledge of hardware (SAE/Metric) identification and application

PREFERRED SKILLS
-Basic working knowledge of Lean Principals preferred

-Excellent knowledge of and capability with standard hand and power tools preferred

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE
-No experience required

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE
-At least 1 year of experience in the assembly of prototypes or a similar mechanical assembly preferred

REQUIRED EDUCATION
-Pursuit of a Bachelors Degree in an Engineering field

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Prospective interns must:

-Be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship now, or in the future

-Be at least in the equivalency of successfully completing Sophomore year of college before starting the internship

-Work on-site in Duryea, Pennsylvania full-time for a minimum of 1 summer OR work part-time for a minimum of 1 school semester

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
-Provide approval documents from their college or university to receive college credit preferred

-Current or previous successful internship experience with Pride Mobility Products Corporation preferred

DETAILS
-This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive

-This is a safety sensitive position

-In exceptional circumstances, some of the physical requirements of this position may be modified or eliminated as a reasonable accommodation for a person with a disability as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act

Pride Mobility Products/Quantum Rehab is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

If you are a person with a disability, a disabled veteran, or require a reasonable accommodation or assistance in completing an application for employment, please contact our human resources department at 1-800-800-8586 x1250.

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Date Posted: 3/25/2024
Title: Internship
Company: Times-Shamrock Communications
Description: Exciting Opportunity Alert! Join Times-Shamrock Communications | Wilkes Barre-Scranton, PA as a Paid Part-Time Intern!

Are you passionate about media and eager to dive into the world of Sales, Marketing, Promotions & Programming? We're looking for enthusiastic individuals to support our dynamic team and represent our brands!

If you're 18 years or older, currently enrolled in a 2 or 4-year college or trade school, and eligible for an internship, we want to hear from you! Bring your outgoing personality, flexible schedule, and love for media (both audio & digital) to the table.

Our ideal candidate is reliable, adaptable, and quick to learn. If you have experience with audio equipment and automation, along with a friendly demeanor and a genuine passion for radio, this opportunity is tailor-made for you!

Don't miss out on this chance to kickstart your career in the media industry. Apply now using the link below!

Times Shamrock Communications is a locally owned and operated media company.

Email Cover letter and Resume to pwhite@shamrocknepa.com

Times Shamrock Communications
149 Penn Ave.
Scranton, PA 18503

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Date Posted: 1/17/2024
Title: CRDIP Curatorial Assistant - Steamtown National Historic Site
Company: National Park Service
Description: Job description
American Conservation Experience, a nonprofit Conservation Corps, in partnership with the National Park Service (NPS) and through the Cultural Resources Diversity Internship Program, is seeking a Curatorial Assistant to assist Steamtown National Historic Site staff with collection management, monitoring, and cataloging.

For more information about ACE, please visit www.usaconservation.org.

Start Date: May 20, 2024 (preferred)

Estimated End Date: August 9, 2024
-a 12-week minimum commitment is required

The Cultural Resources Diversity Internship Program (CRDIP) is a professional development internship that introduces students and recent graduates, from backgrounds historically underrepresented in the National Parks, to career opportunities within Cultural Resource Management in the NPS. CRDIP participants will have the opportunity to attend several professional development webinars as well as write blogs or create videos about their projects throughout their term.

Location: Steamtown National Historic Site, Scranton, PA

Steamtown National Historic site is located in downtown Scranton, PA, the largest city in Northeastern Pennsylvania with 76,000 residents. Elevation ranges from 650 to 1,400 feet above sea level. The city offers hospitals, recreational opportunities, entertainment venues, a variety of grocery stores, and other shopping opportunities. The park is walking distance to the Steamtown Mall (The Marketplace at Steamtown). The County of Lackawanna Transit System (COLTS) operates public bus service for the city and its surrounding area. Average summer temperatures range from 54 degrees F to 80 degrees F with occasional heat waves. For more information about the park, please visit https://www.nps.gov/stea/index.htm

Having a personal vehicle is not required, but is highly recommended for commuting and to access groceries and other needs on days off. Public transportation and ride share are available, but may be limited.

Position Overview: The ACE member will assist the parks curatorial staff with routine housekeeping and environmental monitoring in exhibit spaces and collection storage areas weekly and monthly to ensure the preservation and protection of museum collections and to enhance the visitor experience to the site. The member will learn to safely handle, label, and document museum objects while rehousing archeology collections to meet NPS standards. The member will also research storage options and create a processing/cataloging plan for the extensive Nathan Manufacturing Company pattern parts collection. The collection relates to the companies archives, and consists of molds, templates, and patterns used in the manufacturing and maintenance of steam locomotives. The ACE member will also assist museum staff with:
- Completing monthly entries into databases that document important environmental data used by park staff to make management decisions regarding the preservation and protection of the parks museum collections.
- A project to rehouse archeology collections to reunite artifacts with their original parent accessions was begun in response to a recommendation made in the parks 2019 Collection Management Plan (CMP).
- The ACE member will provide the park with storage options for the Nathan Manufacturing Company collection and a plan forward for processing/cataloging the objects.

This individual placement is meant to facilitate professional development, promote exposure to land management agencies, and networking with professionals. Opportunities may include gaining experience in different conservation fields (natural or cultural), shadowing different work groups within the park, and/or assistance at other National Park Service sites.

Schedule: Full-time position; Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm EDT.

Position Benefits

Living Allowance: The ACE Member is expected to contribute 40 hours/week and will receive a living allowance of $600/week to offset the costs of food and incidental expenses, dispersed bi-weekly.

AmeriCorps Education Award Program: This position may be eligible for an 450-hour AmeriCorps Education Award while serving under the EAP 2023/24 grant year program, valued up to $1,824.07 upon successful completion of a complete service term and service hours.

Loan Forbearance: AmeriCorps members may also be eligible for federal loan forbearance. Additional enrollment steps are required.

Public Land Corps Hiring Authority: Members serving under this agreement may be eligible for a federal hiring authority upon completion of their term of service. PLC projects also include specific eligibility requirements such as age and citizenship. Please contact ACE staff with questions about eligibility, or view general information online here.

Provided Training/Orientation: ACE members will receive position specific training and an orientation outlining ACE policies and procedures, clear guidance on prohibited activities, and networks for support. Park-specific onboarding and training will be provided, which may include site orientation, safety training, new/seasonal park operations training, collections management training, workshops on resume building and applying to federal jobs, and regular training and webinars focused on collection management. There will also be the opportunity to visit nearby cultural institutions to learn about how other public history sites are managed.

Qualifications

Required:
- Candidate is enthusiastic about history and preserving/protecting cultural material
- Demonstrates attention to detail
- Works well individually and in a team environment
- Members must be a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident, as required by U.S. government contracts
- Willing and able to represent ACE and the partner organization in a professional, positive, and enthusiastic manner
- Ability to be flexible, working both self-directed and alone, and be a positive, contributing member of a group.
- Ability to pass ACE required three-part criminal history check.
- Ability to perform the essential duties of the position with or without reasonable accommodation
- ACE Members will need to complete bi-weekly timesheets, beginning of term feedback forms, end of term evaluations and for longer terms, a mid-term evaluation
- Member may not participate in any prohibited activities as listed in the Member Service Agreement


Preferred:
- Possess a degree, experience, and/or demonstrated interest in public history, cultural resource management, museum studies, or a related discipline
- Experience with or willingness to learn object handling, cataloging, and writing object descriptions
- Experience conducting historical research
- Experience photographing objects
- Bilingual applicants are encouraged and welcome

Physical Demands, Work Environment and Working Conditions:
- Physical Demands: Requires frequent sitting, standing, walking, carrying, using hands to handle or feel, and reaching with hands and arms. Manual dexterity required for use of various tools, computer keyboard/mouse and other office equipment. Required to stoop, kneel, climb stairs, and/or crouch.
- Weight Lifted or Force Exerted: Ability to move up to 50 pounds.
- Environmental: Mostly office environment conditions; indoor air quality is good and temperature is controlled. A portion of the work may take place outside or in non-climate controlled facilities, such as outbuildings, basements, or storage facilities.
- Noise Environment: Moderate noise such as in a business office with equipment and light traffic.

Environmental Conditions/Hazards: The ACE member(s) may encounter environmental conditions/hazards such as pest excrement and/or mold but will be provided proper protective equipment. The member is expected to conduct duties in a safe and orderly manner so as not to endanger self, fellow staff/members, or cultural resources.

To Apply: Please submit your resume, a cover letter demonstrating your interest and experience, and contact information for three professional/academic references to the online application page for this position here: https://usaconservation.applicantpool.com/jobs/. Early consideration will be given as resumes are received. This position may close at any time. If you have any questions regarding this position please feel free to contact the recruiter and CRDIP Member Coordinator, Samira Rosario Martinez, at srosario-martinez@usaconservation.org.

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