Internships Related to Youth Outdoor Education

Outdoor Educator 

Position Summary: This Intern will have an opportunity to provide curriculum development support for our school retreat program as well as summer skill building activities to include nature/ecology, hiking, off-site tripping program, outdoor living skills, etc.  To view the full job description, click here.

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Marketing & Communication Internships

Graphic Designer
Position Summary: The Graphic Design intern supports the Marketing Director by developing the YMCA’s communication materials in accordance with the Y brand.  To view the full job description, click here. 

Marketing and Communication Specialists
Position Summary: Supports organizational marketing strategy and brand identity for Y membership and programs.  Establishes audience and goals, and creates unique and targeted marketing plans to reach those goals.  We will be hiring a team of interns to work in these positions.  To view the full job description, click here. 

Member Experience Specialist
Position Summary: Implements membership strategies that support recruitment of new members and retention of existing members.  We will be hiring two interns for this position.  One will work at the Downtown Y and the other will work at the Hermantown Y.  To view the full job description, click here. 

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Business Related Internships

Information Technology Specialist ...UPDATE: INTERNSHIP FILLED
Position Summary: Provide technology troubleshooting, network support, and training on the Y’s technology infrastructure.  To view the full job description, click here.

Website Administration and Development
Position Summary: This position involves updating and creating a web access portal for a database management system connecting to a MySQL database, as well as monitoring wordpress sites.  To view the full job description, click here.

Human Resource Specialist
Position Summary: This internship is intended to give students a practical, hands-on experience in the area of human resources. The intern will assist HR personnel on various projects and will have the opportunity to see and learn the business realities of administration, management, and training of personnel in a non-profit organization.  To view the full job description, click here. 

Non-Profit Accounting
Position Summary: This internship is intended to give a student a practical, hands-on experience in the area of accounting. The intern will assist Finance personnel with financial matters, investments and information systems.  They will also have the opportunity to see and learn the business realities of administration and management in a non-profit organization.  To view the full job description, click here. 

 

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Health, Physical Education & Recreation Internships

Healthy Kids Day Event Planner...UPDATE: Internship Filled

Position Summary: Facilitating and organizing Healthy Kids Day with the YMCA.  Healthy Kids Day is a national initiative to improve the health and well-being of kids.  This is a huge event for the Y and takes a few months of planning.  The actual Healthy Kids Day event will be held at the end of April.  To view the full job description, click here. 

Health & Fitness Specialist...UPDATE: Internship Filled

Position Summary: The Health & Fitness Specialist will have an opportunity to work with a wide variety of clients identifying their goals (e.g. increase strength, train for an event, reaching a healthy weight) and writing personalized programs so clients can achieve their goals.  This intern will also have an opportunity to provide one-on-one or group personal training sessions.  to view the full job description, click here.

Aquatic Safety & Community Ed Specialist

Position Summary: To assess and improve the Y's current level of aquatic safety through evaluation tools and best practices.  in addition, the intern will expand the safety and educational programming the Y provides to the community.  To view the full job description, click here. 

Teen Fit Program Coordinator...UPDATE: Internship Filled

Position Summary: The intern will provide a comprehensive strength training program that focuses on physical development and wellness lifestyles for high school students.  To view the full job description, click here. 

To Apply for any of our internships, click here.