Internship Coordinator

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Miami Job Corps Center operated by ResCare
3050 NW 183rd St.
Miami Gardens, FL
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 2 Full-time, Unpaid (College Credit Required)

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Description

Miami Job Corps Center is a publically funded youth career training program. We serve youth age 16-24 at entry. Job Corps is 50 years old this year and is the premier program for young people this age needing assistance transitioning from high school to college, military, advanced training, or the workforce. Miami Job Corps is operated by ResCare Inc., through contract with the US Department of Labor.

This position is an unpaid internship, marketing the program to employers in South Florida, developing relationships with employers, and helping establish internship opportunities for young graduates completing their training in Culinary Art, Office Administration, Facility Maintenance, Carpentry, Painting, Computer Specialist, and Nursing Assistant. Internships would preferably be paid and last for 6 to 8 weeks. Internships help young people to get experience in the community and assist in transitioning to full time employment.

Responsibilities

Intern would research employers on line, contact by phone, schedule appointments. Visit employers based on their interest to introduce the opportunity. Also arrange for businesses to visit the training center and meet students and instructors. Secure agreements with businesses for internships and visit students on the job. Assist students to prepare for interviews, coach students on successful behaviors on the job, monitor performance on the job.

Requirements

A passion for working with young people, good communication skills, the ability to establish good working relationships. Knowledge of networking in the business community. Individual must be comfortable in a diverse workforce where team play is essential. Fast paced and results oriented environment. Ability to work independently, and follow through on assignments. Computer skills in Office Suite. Minimum of two years of college working towards Bachelor's degree.

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