The Great Lakes Career Ready Internship Program at Indian Hills Community College will create paid internship experiences for students in Advanced Technology Degree Programs!
Thanks to the generosity of the Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation & Affiliates, Indian Hills will be able to fund 46 NEW PAID Internships at local businesses for students with financial need, studying in Advanced Technology Programs at Indian Hills. Student Interns will all be paid $12/hour with a max of 20 hours/week for 180 hours. Students may not exceed 20 hours of employment for any on campus position, including the Great Lakes Career Ready Internship.
Requirements & Eligibility:
- Must be currently enrolled in a Full-Time IHCC Advanced Technology program.
- Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) and demonstrate financial need. (Financial need is calculated as the cost of attendance minus the student’s expected family contribution minus any gift aid the student has received.)
- Maintain Title IV Satisfactory Academic Progress.
Note: High School Students currently enrolled in a Career Academy ATC Program are not eligible.
How do I apply for an Internship through the Program?
Before you may apply for one of the internships on the job board below, we must first
determine if you are eligible for the program. Follow the steps below to submit an
interest application and an Indian Hills representative will then contact you within
3 business days to discuss your eligibility and financial aid award amount.
(Step 1:) Fill out the form below to determine if you are eligible for the Internship Program. Once you have completed the form, move to Step 2.
Step 2: Submit your resume to AJ.Gevock@indianhills.edu.
(Subject line: "Great Lakes Internship - Student Resume")
Once your resume and application have been received, you will be notified of your
eligibility status via your student email.
(You may not continue to Step 3 until your eligibility and financial need have been determined, and someone from Indian Hills has contacted you.)
Step 3: (This is only for students who have been determined as eligible by an Indian Hills
Representative.) Students can apply for jobs in their field through the Student Internship
Board below. Employers will then contact students directly to setup interviews.
Internship Opportunities currently available for the Spring 2017 Term are listed in
the job board below.
|Job Title||Employer||Date Posted|
|Auto Mechanic Intern||Vice Transmission & Automotive Repair||September 13, 2017|
|Auto Mechanic Intern||Pre-Approved Auto||August 30, 2017|
|General Maintenance Technician Intern||Hy-Vee Inc. - Chariton Distribution Center||August 17, 2017|
|Computer Technician Intern||Ottumwa Community School District||August 17, 2017|
|Part-Time Tire Technician||Mikes Tire & Alignment||August 02, 2017|
|Digital Marketing Intern||Rachelle Chase||July 12, 2017|
|Information Technology Intern||Cure Solutions||July 3, 2017|
|Golf Industry Intern||Oskaloosa Public Golf Course||April 17, 2017|
|Seasonal Grounds Intern||Ottumwa Community Schools||March 28, 2017|
|Welding Intern||OEM||March 28, 2017|
|CNC Set Up Machinist Intern||OEM||March 28, 2017|
|Sensor Measurement Internship||IAM AGTECH LLC||March 28, 2017|
|Interferometer Internship||IAM AGTECH LLC||March 28, 2017|
|Safety, Training & Compliance Intern||Hy-Vee Distribution Center||March 28, 2017|
|Maintenance Technician Intern||Co-Line Manufacturing||March 21, 2017|
|Laser Technician Intern||Co-Line Manufacturing||March 21, 2017|
Indian Hills Career Ready Internship Contacts:
Not sure if you qualify for the Great Lakes Career Ready Internship Program, or just need some more information? A.J. has the answers you need!
AJ Gevock, Director of Outreach Activities, Program Coordinator
Indian Hills Community College
Phone: (641) 683-4279 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 4279
About Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation & Affiliates
Knowing that education has the power to change lives for the better, Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation & Affiliates was established as a nonprofit group focused on a single objective: helping students nationwide prepare for and succeed in postsecondary education and student loan repayment. As a leading student loan guarantor and servicer, Great Lakes has been selected by the U.S. Department of Education to provide assistance and repayment planning to more than 8 million borrowers—as well as assistance to colleges and lenders nationwide. The group's earnings support one of the largest and most respected education philanthropy programs in the country. Since 2006, Great Lakes has committed over $179 million in grant funding to promote higher education access and completion for students of color, low-income students, and first-generation students. For additional information, visit home.mygreatlakes.org.