Internships In The USA

Internships In The USA

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Affordable internship and professional training programs on the J-1 visa that allow participants from around the world to gain meaningful insights and understanding of American business practices, culture, and society.

Available Positions For Internships In The USA

Architecture

Company Description:

With a focus on sustainability, this architecture firm seeks solutions in the built environment. An aesthetic of simplicity and function guide a diverse range of projects covering mixed-use, institutional/commercial, and custom residential. Holding current membership in NCARB and certification in both LEED-NC/LEED-HOMES allows for practice in multiple states and the utilization of current trends in green and sustainable technologies.
Position ID:24230269
Start Date:OUF
Location: Ashland, Oregon
Duration: 6 - 12 months
Compensation: Depends on Experience
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Learn architectural documentation process.
  • Utilize Revit, Sketchup, CAD, as well as hand-built modeling.
  • Programming, schematic, design development, drafting construction documents.
  • Understand the differences between American standards and those of other countries.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student in the field of: Major in Architecture
  • Open-minded, positive, and eager to learn
  • Seeking a major in the field of architecture
  • Interest in sustainable design

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Company Description:

Architecture firm specializing in urban, rural, and natural concepts.
Position ID:24230347
Start Date: specific
Location: New York, New York
Duration: 3 - 5 months
Compensation: Depends on Experience
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Become familiar with the firm's methods and design sensibility by collaborating on projects of various scale and stages of completion
  • Knowledge of CAD programs, drawing, and 3D rendering
  • Technical design skills based on project type

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student
  • Detail oriented
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication
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Art

Company Description:

A full-service creative agency that emphasizes strategic thinking and artful expressions.
Position ID:24230337
Start Date: OUF
Location: New York, New York
Duration: 3 - 12 months
Compensation: Depends on Experience
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Shadow Senior Art Director to ensure imagery and graphics are being used according to brand vision of the company and the client.
  • Train on the layout for books, print ads, catalogs, digital, presentations, etc.
  • Participate and facilitate projects from conception, design and through production.
  • Support the art department as a team player in all initiatives and assist other teams as needed.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student in the field of: Pursuing a degree in graphic design, advertising, marketing, or relevant field.
  • Past experience in fashion, studio coordination, advertising.
  • Extensive knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite. Basic understanding of print and web production.
  • Excellent organization and communication skills; up to date on social and digital communications, platforms, and software.
  • Preferred background in art, design or digital design education, and experience with Adobe InDesign or Keynote.

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Biological Research

Company Description:

A company specializing in customized and large-scale AAV (adeno-associated virus) production.
Position ID:24230344
Start Date: OUF
Location: Hayward, California
Duration: 6 - 18 months
Compensation: Depends on Experience
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Learn skills in gene cloning, recombinant baculovirus generation, and AAV vector production
  • Help run assays to verify quality and quantity
  • Assist with performing research experiments to improve the production system
  • Utilize strong organizational skills for research-oriented record-keeping and GLP documentation

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in the field of: Degree in Biological Sciences
  • Excellent project and time management abilities, as well as strong follow-through skills
  • Exceptional analytical, organizational and communication skills
  • Significant experience using computers and software programs such as MS Office Suite
  • Full of energy to troubleshoot challenging situations

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Business Administration

Company Description:

A luxury vacation home rental company sourcing the most beautiful properties for rent in fabulous locations throughout Florida.
Position ID:24230323
Start Date: OUF
Location: Cape Coral, Florida
Duration: 18 months
Compensation: Depends on Experience
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • - Assist in the development and execution of new and innovative marketing strategies
  • - Assist in all steps of the vacation rental process, from the inquiry to the departure of the guests from the vacation home
  • - Assist in and learn the details of a real estate transaction
  • - Assist in and learn optimization of office and administrative flows and operations

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 1-3 of work experience in a related field
  • Bachelor's Degree in the field of: Business
  • NOTE: German language fluency is required for this opportunity.
  • Excellent English communication skills
  • Interest in marketing strategies and business development
  • Experience in real estate a plus
  • Foreign Languages required: German

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Culinary

Company Description:

Fast paced, high volume restaurant environment with a wood-burning oven, working with farm to table ethos using freshest, seasonal ingredients from local farms and purveyors.
Position ID:24230336
Start Date: OUF
Location: New York, New York
Duration: 6 - 12 months
Compensation: US$15 per hour
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Learn the daily operations of a high volume restaurant culinary kitchen in NYC.
  • Hone your skills and creativity while using local, greenmarket fare and unique ingredients.
  • Learn farm to table ethos, business ethics, plating techniques, hospitality values.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student
  • Culinary experience (restaurant/culinary school).
  • Interest in high volume NYC culinary kitchen and seasonal farm to table cuisine.
  • Open-minded, positive, and eager to learn.

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Company Description:

Inspired by the rich food traditions and indigenous ingredients of its location, this restaurant offers a dining experience in a category all its own. The restaurant's chefs use long forgotten and unique ingredients, along with others sourced from local growers, ranchers and its own kitchen garden, to provide a fresh take on the cuisine of the desert Southwest.
Position ID:24230348
Start Date: seasonal
Location: Sedona, Arizona
Duration: 12 months
Compensation: Depends on Experience
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Participate in a 12-month culinary program with 3 functional rotations
  • Train alongside chefs through different rotations, assist in various kitchen tasks.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student in the field of: 2nd- year student and above preferred
  • Previous culinary experience in fast-paced restaurant/ culinary setting.
  • Team player, go-getter. Must be able to train in a fast moving kitchen.
  • Culinary school experience required.

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Company Description:

This full-service hotel offers 3 restaurants and a wide range of amenities just a few miles from downtown Pittsburgh.
Position ID:24230362
Start Date: OUF
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Duration: 12 months
Compensation: US$10 per hour
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Gain a basic understanding of menu conceptualization, development, and pricing; learn and apply customer focus and service; learn teamwork between varied and diverse departmental staff; understand the coordination process from function planning and pricing to seasoning; plating presentation skills, knife skills, and supervisory functions.
  • Learn to maintain and strictly abide by US/State sanitation/health regulations and hotel standards while performing tasks; monitor the quality of products received from suppliers and ensure compliance with department standards; food preparation management according to direct supervisor expectation; how to select, clean, and prepare fruits and vegetables and ready-to-eat proteins; produce basic and primary recipes like sauces, dressings, salads, fruit & vegetable preparations, platters & plates; maintain proper storage procedures, cooking temperatures and all other sanitation as specified by Health Department.
  • Learn and use Food and Beverage sales history, competition studies, food and beverage forecasting, market trends, sales, and marketing strategies, and advertising and promotions (local and regional/national). Learn how the following factors limit the menu planning process in the food service operations: equipment staff, geographic location, product availability, price restrictions, and market segment. Understand techniques to keep food and beverage costs within company budgets and industry standards.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student in the field of: Culinary
  • Basic knife skills and some kitchen experience
  • A team player with a positive attitude
  • Conversational English

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Digital / Social Growth

Company Description:

This company is a food innovation company, the inventors of creamy coconut yogurt. They are obsessed with creating delicious food that is healthy and allergy safe.
Position ID:24230271
Start Date: OUF
Location: South San Francisco, California
Duration: 9 - 12 months
Compensation: US$1500 per month
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Assist with Social Media marketing
  • Train on SEO strategy, Google AdWords campaigns
  • Assist in developing Content Strategy, as well as various aspects of sales and marketing
  • Assist with lead generation and growth marketing, field marketing, and activation

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 1-3 of work experience in a related field
  • Bachelor's Degree in the field of: Recent Graduate
  • Experience with Content Strategy
  • A general understanding of Social Media Marketing Strategies
  • Familiarity with SEO, Google Ads words
  • The ideal candidate will be motivated and independent with a great attitude and passion for healthy foods.
  • Foreign Languages preferred: Chinese, Hindi, Korean, French, German

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Electrical Engineer

Company Description:

With over 50 years of combined experience in high performance and low energy building design and renovation, this host organization provides leadership, knowledge, and experience to reduce carbon emissions in the built environment.
Position ID: 24230265
Start Date: OUF
Location: San Francisco, California
Duration: 6 - 18 months
Compensation: Depends on Experience

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Train on electrical engineering design for building services.
  • Learn to prepare technical schedules.
  • Understand how to plan and manage CAD documentation of design work - REVIT capabilities are beneficial.
  • Carry out project tasks within agreed deadlines and budget while coordinating with other members of the project team.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student in the field of: Major in Electrical Engineering
  • Relevant prior work experience
  • Be self-motivated and resourceful
  • Be an agent for change and sustainability-focused

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German Language Teaching

Company Description:

The school provides English-speaking pupils the opportunity to learn German in a school where German is the primary language of instruction. In a school of over 600 students, children receive language instruction in German beginning in K4 through 5th grade.
Position ID: 24230364
Start Date: seasonal
Location: Wisconsin
Duration: 5 - 10 months
Compensation: US$250 per month
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • The intern will have opportunities to prepare and present lessons to an entire class, with the support and help of the supervising teacher.
  • The intern will be assisting individual students, working with small groups, helping with classroom activities or doing cultural presentations.
  • Intern will learn how to structure a lesson, develop objectives, get an insight into how to asses learning.
  • The intern will help to organize and participate in annual school events and other outreach activities.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student in the field of: Prefer students majoring in Education
  • Desire to assist in the teaching of German to students in a preK-5th-grade school.
  • Willingness to live in a host family environment in which English is the primary language spoken.
  • Have at least two years of experience interacting with students under the age of 12 through internships, tutoring, coaching, group leadership, etc.
  • Preference is given to applicants who are training to become teachers of students under the age of 12.
  • Foreign Languages required: German

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Golf Course Operations

Company Description:

Golf course network comprised of more than 30 premier private, resort, and daily fee golf properties designed by some of golf's most elite architects. This program takes place at two different courses: Boston, Massachusetts, and Jacksonville, Florida.
Position ID: 24230297
Start Date: seasonal
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Duration: 6 - 12 months
Compensation: US$12.75 per hour
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • By training at two locations, the trainee will experience both cool season and warm season golf course operations.
  • The trainee will learn irrigation management - soil moisture monitoring, hand watering, syringing, scheduling, repair and maintenance of irrigation systems
  • The trainee will learn integrated pest management - disease and pest scouting, data collection, application procedures
  • The trainee will assist with tournament preparations - marking the course, development of detailed maintenance and staffing plans and development of contingency maintenance plans.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student in the field of: Horticulture, Golf Course Management, Sports Studies, Turfgrass Management or Related Field
  • Must have professional experience on a golf course.
  • Must have a passion for watching and playing golf.
  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail.

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Graphic Design

Company Description:

Meal delivery online subscription service and catering company
Position ID: 24230301
Start Date: OUF
Location: Marina Del Rey, California
Duration: 0 - 12 months
Compensation: US$300 per month
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Collaborate with lead designers to assist in the production of collateral and marketing materials.
  • Assist with designing postcards, websites, and flyers.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student in the field of: Must be studying graphic design or have related work experience
  • Proficient English
  • Should have performed some graphic design work
  • Proficient in Adobe Suite, Photoshop, Illustrator, AI

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I/T Support/Programming

Company Description:

This Christian faith-based host company specializes in all aspects of the audiovisual world, such as consultation, design, installation, and more, and is recognized by the accomplishments of state-of-the-art audiovisual systems in many community sectors including, but not limited to, churches, theaters, conference rooms, schools, and concert halls.
Position ID: 24230363
Start Date: OUF
Location: Buena Park, California
Duration: 6 - 18 months
Compensation: Depends on Experience
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Learn to monitor and maintain a database, computer systems, and all other network organization systems.
  • Learn device installation, configuration, programming of devices/equipment, and hardware diagnosis.
  • Learn to troubleshoot technical software and application problems.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in the field of: Computer Science, Information Technology, Telecommunications engineering
  • Programming- Required: C++ ; Preferred: C, SQL, Python Graphic & Design- Required- AutoCAD ; Preferred: Photoshop
  • Network Management & Data Transmission- Required: DNS, LAN, Router Set-up, TCP/IP, WAN, WAP, Wifi Network Set up; Preferred: network design, Network security, UMTS/GSM Network Management, VoIP or IP Telephony
  • Databases- Preferred: Data Administration, Data Management, Microsoft SQL Server
  • Comfort and familiarity with Christian beliefs.

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Interior Architecture

Company Description:

A high profile, multi-disciplinary award-winning international lighting consultancy that provides a range of professional lighting design services for architectural, entertainment, hospitality, corporate, educational and mixed-use projects in both the United States and abroad.
Position ID: 24230268
Start Date: other
Location: Los Angeles, California
Duration: 6 - 18 months
Compensation: Depends on Experience
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Assist with project file management and drafting
  • Learn calculations, detailing, Photoshop/hand sketching
  • Assist with image library management and plotting
  • Create document schedules and presentation sets

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student in the field of: Major in Architecture, Interior Design, Lighting Design
  • Reasonable proficiency in Autodesk 2016 (at least 2 years of experience with Audodesk)
  • Reasonable proficiency in Adobe InDesign, MS Office Suite, and other standard industry software tools
  • Experience in Revit and AGI are a plus
  • Foreign Languages preferred: Mandarin

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Marketing

Company Description:

Company has developed an application experience fabric that gives enterprises and service providers a centralized, interconnected overlay that simplifies how to optimize, analyze and secure apps across any mix of environments.
Position ID: 24230351
Start Date: OUF
Location: New York, New York
Duration: 12 - 18 months
Compensation: Depends on Experience
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Assist with regional marketing activities including but not limited to trade show planning, logistics, shipping, event follow up, etc.
  • Help with other sales and marketing activities and events such as case studies, webinars, and lunch and learns.
  • Assist with marketing planning, budgeting, and reporting including the creation and updating of various excel files.
  • Provide support for email and nurture campaigns using Marketo by creating email programs, writing content, running reports, uploading lead lists, etc.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 1-3 of work experience in a related field
  • Bachelor's Degree in the field of: Post Graduate Marketing Student with one year of experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree required (Marketing major preferred)
  • One year relevant work experience
  • Excellent computer skills with proficiency in MS Office, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Experience with CRM (e.g.: Salesforce) or Marketing Automation Software (e.g.: Marketo) preferred

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Marketing/Communication

Company Description:

An industry leading photo entertainment organization specializing in studio quality imagery and technology.
Position ID: 24230342
Start Date: OUF
Location: Palm Springs, California
Duration: 3 - 18 months
Compensation: Depends on Experience
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Learn how to create and publish content for social media platforms, blogs, and newspapers.
  • Learn how to use data analytics for future business decisions and marketing strategies.
  • Help plan and organize events.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student in the field of: Degree in related field desired
  • Excellent spoken and written business English
  • Outstanding communication skills

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Masonry Materials

Company Description:

An experienced and committed masonry restoration firm, specializing in evaluation and restoration of commercial, residential, and institutional buildings.
Position ID: 24230345
Start Date: OUF
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Duration: 6 - 18 months
Compensation: Depends on Experience
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Evaluation of masonry materials: Introduction and evaluation of a variety of restoration materials including plaster, renders, terra cotta, natural stone, cast stone, brick, and architectural concrete.
  • Materials Testing and Matching: Learn how to prepare field report based on condition assessment of preservation of historic structures and how to write a proposal.
  • Laboratory Testing: Laboratory analysis and evaluation for a variety of masonry materials.
  • Material Production/Installation: Learn how to produce and correctly install replacement and repair materials and how to install field Mock-up's.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in the field of: Degree in related field desired
  • Previous knowledge in masonry materials
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Strong organizational skills

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Sales and Marketing

Company Description:

Meal delivery online subscription service and catering company
Position ID: 24230294
Start Date: OUF
Location: Marina Del Rey, California
Duration: 1 - 6 months
Compensation: US$300 per month
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Understand how to generate catering sales leads
  • Learn client management skills
  • Assist in creating menu proposals and quotes

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student in the field of: Or graduate/postgrad/looking for first work experience
  • Fluent English - written and oral
  • Background in Marketing and Sales - can be academic
  • Sales, customer services, relating to clients

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Social Media Marketing

Company Description:

Meal delivery online subscription service and catering company
Position ID: 24230295
Start Date: OUF
Location: Marina Del Rey, California
Duration: 3 - 6 months
Compensation: US$300 per month
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Learn social media platform management
  • Assist with and train on ad campaign management
  • Help the team with writing and publishing blog posts

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student in the field of: Or graduate/postgrad/looking for first work experience
  • Prior knowledge of Instagram, LinkedIn, and Facebook
  • Great written English skills
  • Majoring in related field/has some work experience in a related field

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Structural Engineering/Design

Company Description:

A small dynamic structural engineering and construction firm.
Position ID: 24230334
Start Date: OUF
Location: San Francisco, California
Duration: 6 - 18 months
Compensation: Depends on Experience
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Gain experience with the structural design of a multitude of structures including residential, commercial, and industrial.
  • Gain knowledge of US, California and local design codes, apply code requirements to real projects, familiarize with local construction techniques particularly related to seismic design.
  • Gain skills in design software such as RISA, Retain Pro, Enercal

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student in the field of: Degree in related field required
  • Be a fast learner and detail oriented
  • Excellent communication skills

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Teaching

Company Description:

Unique K-6 dual immersion school with four language programs: French, Italian, German, and Spanish. The school invites around 16 interns each year to train alongside their teachers and gain experience in education. The school's families host interns, so there is also an opportunity for deeper cultural exchange within the school community.
Position ID: 24230356
Start Date: specific
Location: California
Duration: 4 - 10 months
Compensation: US$350 per month
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Help teacher in the classroom: activity rotations, reading groups, craft projects, etc.
  • Prepare lessons and projects or activities under the guidance of the teacher.
  • Help students learn the target language by speaking to them in that language throughout the school day and preparing cultural activities for them and teach culture to the children (dances, songs, etc.). Intern must also speak English proficiently to be able to communicate with staff and students.
  • Reinforce the school's positive behavior practices (lining up, listening to others, respecting others, listening to the teacher).

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student
  • Native speaker of German, French, Italian, or Spanish
  • Currently studying education with an interest in elementary education and foreign language instruction.
  • Ability to live independently within a host family and speak proficient English
  • Positive attitude and ability to work with a mentor teacher
  • Foreign Languages required: German, French, Italian, or Spanish

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Company Description:

Small Catholic academy, Pre-Kindergarten to 12th grade, college prep. A close family-like atmosphere with lots of opportunities for the intern to experience all levels of teaching.
Position ID: 24230292
Start Date: specific
Location: Illinois
Duration: 10 months
Compensation: US$350 per month
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Engage with High School Spanish teacher to add cultural background to classes and language support.
  • Collaborate with classroom teachers in levels k-6 to introduce a love of language and culture to elementary students.
  • Participate in high school classes per interest of the intern

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Studying to become a teacher or a recent graduate with a degree in education or teaching.
  • Flexible, independent, and energetic.
  • Must enjoy working with children
  • Desire to work with others and provide insight and excitement about language learning.
  • Foreign Languages required: Spanish

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Woodworking

Company Description:

Company designs and manufactures custom furniture and architectural millwork. It produces commissioned, one-of-a-kind pieces, as well as custom contract furniture and architectural millwork. In a given production cycle, the company works on projects as varied as 100 chairs for a new restaurant, a conference table for an architecture firm, metal signage for an automobile dealership, a custom entertainment center, or a steel staircase for a lighting studio.
Position ID: 24230357
Start Date: OUF
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Duration: 6 - 12 months
Compensation: US$2880 per month
 

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Learn the operation of classic machinery - machining solid stock into rectilinear and profile shapes.
  • Learn the operation of automated machinery - understand the basics of machine programming and be able to produce nested-based parts.
  • Understand and perform the basics of solvent-based, furniture finishes.
  • Assist in the design, layout, and production of blueprint veneered wall panel projects.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Student
  • Academic or professional background in woodworking
  • Positive attitude
  • Conversational English

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