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Internship Opportunities 

Career Services staff actively create and maintain relationships with local employers to recruit Northampton Community College students. We are here to help you navigate the road to finding an internship opportunity. 

  • Meet with a member of the Career Services team
  • Build your résumé using the Optimal Resume tool. 
  • Check with the Career Center about opportunities to meet employers of interest. 

Current Internship Opportunities can be applied for on College Central Network.  

Interested students should fill out the Student Internship Application or contact Katrina Schreefer at: kschreefer@northampton.edu with any questions. 

Graphic Design Internship

This position will allow a student to gain hands on experience creating artwork and original graphics. As a graphic design intern you will formulate and communicate ideas for new artwork analyzing customer needs and production feasibility. You'll also gain experience in the process of presenting new artwork to customers. The company is looking for a student with comfort and knowledge using Windows and graphics software. Drafting education or experience is a plus. Must be able to apply concepts of math and read a tape measure with speed and accuracy. 

Emmaus, PA. 

Editing & Publishing Internship

Help publish the 2020 edition of the Alliance’s annual Sustainable Lehigh Valley booklet. Update content, help select & edit essays and other written material, and learn to lay out the final publication using InDesign professional publishing software. Interns will gain experience in creating and editing a publication, strengthen project management skills, learn to use InDesign professional publishing software, and develop a strong understanding of the elements of sustainability. We are looking for a student who can take significant responsibility for this project and who has a strong interest in sustainable communities.

Bethlehem, PA. Unpaid. Spring Semester

Jaindl Enterprises Internships

Do you want to work for the company transforming Allentown? Here are two great opportunities to work for Jaindl Enterprises who responsibly develops, preserves, and repositions real estate in communities throughout the Greater Lehigh Valley region. The Marketing Internship will perform market analyses, research competition, create marketing campaigns, coordinate market events, and work with the marketing department to identify target demographics. The Operations Intern will support the operations and accounting departments, work with project management teams to analyze ongoing construction projects from an accounting and financial perspective, assist with leasing campaigns, and create and present portfolio property reports and financials. This is an incredible way to gain experience in commerical and residential real estate. Don't miss out on this 8-week summer opportunity!

Allentown, PA. Paid. Summer - 8 weeks, full-time   

YMCA Internship 

This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. The intern would be dealing with members and guests on a daily basis. Delivers excellent service to all members, guests, and program participants. Responds to member and guest needs, promotes memberships and program, and maintains cleanliness and organization of the lobby area. Ideal for a student in social work or sociology. Would also include the opportunity to be involved with programs that serve the community such as the Warming Center that helps the homeless.

Allentown, PA. Paid. Spring Semester 

Accounting/Finance Internship

Looking for an opportunity to gain experience in the accounting or finance field? This may be for you! This internship will allow you to be involved with various state sales/use tax audits, learn how to research and analyze tax reports, interact with various corporate departments, and learn about client interactions. The company, Innovative Tax Solutions, is a tax consulting firm that specializes in sales and use tax. This position will require travel outside the office because you will be getting real world experience at client meetings. 

Center Valley, PA. Paid. Spring or Summer 

 

ArtsQuest Internships 

Do you have a passion for the arts?  ArtsQuest is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization providing access to art, culture and educational programs for the diverse residents of the Lehigh Valley and others who seek access to our community. The internships offered at ArtsQuest are broken down in three main groups: Programing & Entertainment, Marketing & Public Relations, and Business & Development.

To view the many opportunities visit: https://www.artsquest.org/connect/internships/

Each opportunity will have a different schedule, but hourly requirement is 16-24 hours per week. All summer interns must be available to work Musikfest. This is a truly unique experience to get a behind the scenes view on entertainment and the arts!

Bethlehem, PA. Unpaid. Spring, Summer, Fall Semester. 

Engineering Assistant Internship

This internship position is with Precision Filtration Products, a full services supplier of filters and filtration products for the industry. The intern would be working directly with lead engineers assisting them in the daily operations of the company. A great opportunity to learn about the industry from all levels of PFP management. Seeking a student pursuing a career in engineering, experience with Microsoft office, knowledge of AutoCad and/or SolidWorks, and a self-motivated individual. 

Pennsburg, PA. Paid. Spring Semester.

Clarks & Associates Internship

The Restaurant Store, a Clark Associates company, is your one-stop-shop for food service equipment and restaurant supplies. The open position is for a wholesale distribution leadership internship. They are looking for an enthusiastic, passionate, motivated, people-oriented, detail-minded individual for an outstanding internship position with our company! The ideal candidate will possess organizational skills, ability to meet deadlines, and the initiative to attain goals. This internship program offers: 

  • Extensive training in Marketing, Sales, Management
  • Personal Mentor: Providing coaching and training on sales techniques and leadership skills
  • Community Service Opportunities - We give back!
  • Supportive and Great Atmosphere!

Submit your resume to start your career with one of PA’s 50 fastest growing companies.

Bethlehem, PA. Competitive Pay.  Summer 2020

Culinary Internship

The Crazy Good Snacks & Such Company has a unique internship opportunity for a student with an entrepreneurial mind. They have developed a line of ethnically sourced, all natural, delicious snack foods. This 4 year old start-up company is looking for a self motivated candidate to mentor and teach. The intern would have the opportunity to experience product development, wholesale market development, as well as what goes into running a brick and mortar store. Responsibilities include baking, cooking, prepping, menu planning, cost projections, input on marketing and assisting with farmers markets and catering. This is not your "standard kitchen" job! Knife skills and sanitary skills a plus. 

Hellertown, PA. Unpaid. Spring Semester  

Marketing/Communications Internship 

The Crazy Good Snacks & Such Company has a unique internship opportunity for a creative student to assist with their marketing. They have developed a line of ethnically sourced, all natural, delicious snack foods. This 4 year old start-up company is looking for a self motivated candidate to mentor and teach. The intern will have the opportunity to assist with product development, wholesale market development, social media, planning & scheduling marketing campaigns, photography, and graphic design. Must be able to think on your feet, be flexible and open, and come to the job with creativity. 

Hellertown, PA. Unpaid.  Spring Semester  

Baking Internship 

Help develop new products and experiment with new recipes and learn about the research and development side of a company. This internship will showcase a company called BakerlyBakerly, whose mission is to make awesome French-inspired bakery snacks an everyday American favorite. The intern will conduct trial recipes of products that could end up on the production line! This is a unique experience in commercial baking with growth opportunity. Experience or knowledge of baking basics is required.

Easton, PA. Paid. Spring Semester  

Fine Arts Internship

A local ceramic center is in need of an artist assistant.  The student will help ceramic painters and other class students. This person will be fully trained in all aspects of the PYOP (Paint-Your-Own-Pottery) ceramic business. Learning will include paint types, customer, service, store operations, pouring low-fire ceramic oldsolds, cleaning greenwaregreenware, firing electric ceramic kilns, decorative painting techniques using non-fired acrylic paints, Duncan underglazesunderglazes, and low-fire specialty glazes. General knowledge of ceramic arts is helpful but not necessary. Looking for someone with an eagerness to learn! 

Nazareth, PA. Paid. Spring Semester