LA County Arts Commission
Summer Internship Program (74 openings, $3500 stipend)
Summer job opportunities for 74 college students are now available through the L.A. County ArtsInternship Program. Descriptions of and contacts for the internship positions are posted on the Arts
,click on ―Internships,‖then ―Opportunities for Students.‖ Graduating seniors who complete their undergraduate degrees by
September 1, 2011 are eligible, as well as undergraduates. Applicants must have completed at leastone semester of college by June 2011 and be currently enrolled in a community college or a four-yearuniversity. Applicants must be a resident of and/or attending school in Los Angeles County. Thepositions are for 10 weeks and pay $350 per week. Interns also take part in educational and artsnetworking activities. Through the program, interns gain real work experience to strengthen theirresumes and develop business skills that can be put to use in their future careers. Interested studentsshould act as soon as positions are posted, as there is stiff competition for a limited number of internships. Students apply directly to the organization offering the internship, not the ArtsCommission. The organizations make final candidate selections quickly as internships begin on May30. Internship positions close as soon as they are filled during the April 5 to May 16 recruitmentperiod.
The Walt Disney Company
Legal Human Resources
The Corporate Legal Human Resources Department at The Walt Disney Company is looking for ahigh energy, enthusiastic intern to work in a professional, fast-paced, friendly environment for the fall2010 term. The ideal candidate will be a junior or senior pursuing a degree in Human Resources,Business Administration or related field. This undergraduate intern will work in theBurbank/Glendale area 25-30 hours per week. Responsibilities will include the opportunity to gainexposure to many parts of the employee life-cycle in a corporate environment and to work in a varietyof HR functional areas, which includes but is not limited to: assisting with recruitment activities,including resume screening, phone and in-person interviews, and reference checks, compiling andanalyzing HR metrics that will be used to inform client decisions, helping with skill gap analyses toinform the development of appropriate training and development programs, collaborating withEmployee Communications and internal legal administrative groups to create, launch and sustain aseries of communications to be sent to the Corporate Legal population, and conducting internal andexternal research. Only students who are actively enrolled in a college or university and workingtowards a degree will be considered for this opportunity. The ideal candidate has the following skills,experience and abilities: strong analytical skills with superior attention to detail, strong interpersonalskills, including a good sense of humor, excellent verbal and written communication skills,demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel, maintains a positive attitude andstrong work ethic with a desire to learn, proven experience with databases or Microsoft Access a plus,ability to work effectively in a fast pace team environment while being a self starter who is able to beproactive, and ability to work in Burbank, CA. To apply for the position, go online toDisneyCareers.com to begin an online application. Create your candidate profile, and upload yourresume AND add it to the resume text field. Search by using Req ID: 292975. Please note: thisposition will be posted until a candidate is selected/hired, or until 5/8/11 (whichever occurs first). Toexpedite consideration, we highly recommend that you BOTH upload your resume AND copy andpaste the text when creating your candidate profile.
Emma L. Bowen Foundation for Minority Interests in Media
Summer Intern ($12-14/hr)
The Emma L. Bowen Foundation was created in 1989 to prepare minority youth for careers in themedia industry. The summer internship is an 8-week, 40 hours per week, paid summer internship witha matching scholarship. There will be exposure to video, voice, data products, and procedure testing.The internship will take place in San Diego, CA. Qualified candidates must be ethnic minority,