Public Horticulture Internship

4100 Illinois Route 53

Application Deadline: Closed
Timeframe: 05/16/11 — 08/16/11

The Morton Arboretum Description

The Morton Arboretum ranks among the world's foremost public gardens, noted for its exceptional plant collections, beautiful garden and landscape displays, practical research focus, and rich library collections. The Morton Arboretum, located in Lisle, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, is offering two three-month internships in Public Horticulture from approximately May 16, 2011 to August 15, 2011.

Interns will rotate through most Arboretum departments during the internship, gaining experience primarily in these areas: Collections and Garden Curation and Planning and Design, Plant Records, and Plant Propagation. Additional activities include “Experience Enrichment Days” to incorporate aspects of public horticulture not covered in daily work (e.g. the Herbarium, Interpretation & Exhibits, Visitor Services, Science Camp, orientation to specific research activities and projects, Plant Clinic, Children’s Garden, landscape architecture, hands-on horticultural experiences, off-site field trips or lectures, and other relative experiences).

The Morton Arboretum 2 Full-time, Paid Responsibilities

Interns are expected to join in the activities of the Arboretum, including special events and visitor programs, in order to experience the full spectrum of the workings of a public garden. The Arboretum requires applicants for all positions to successfully pass a criminal history background investigation and a post-offer/pre-employment drug screen prior to finalizing employment.

The Morton Arboretum 2 Full-time, Paid Requirements

Applicants must demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in public horticulture. Qualifications for candidates include gardening or plant maintenance experience and enrollment in or completion of a B.S. or M.S. degree program in the Life Sciences area (Biology, Botany, Environmental Science, Forestry, Horticulture, or Life Science Ecology). The Arboretum regrets it is unable to accept international students at this time.

Inside Sales Associate Internship

2443 Warrenville Rd., Ste. 130

Application Deadline: Closed

Brisk Engineering Description

Positions are available within a proven industry leader of network design and optimization in the telecommunications realm. Our company is currently working with Fortune 500 companies on unique engineering and telecom solutions, and provides a broad array of customized M2M data management solutions.

Brisk Engineering 4 Part-time, Paid Responsibilities

Qualify leads through cold calling.
Capture and communicate accurate client data and contact information.
Assist with marketing and promotional efforts.
Assist with project completion and customer fulfillment.

Brisk Engineering 4 Part-time, Paid Requirements

Pursuing a B.A. or B.S. in Business, Communications, or related field.
Must have proven experience in telemarketing or inside sales.
Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Must possess good interpersonal skills and a willingness to learn.
Prominent organizational skills.
Ability to work unsupervised and independently.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications preferred.

Computer Software Developer Internship

2443 Warrenville Rd., Ste. 130

Application Deadline: Closed

Brisk Engineering Description

Positions are available within a proven industry leader of network design and optimization in the telecommunications realm. Brisk Engineering is currently working with Fortune 500 companies on unique engineering and telecom solutions, and provides a broad array of customized M2M data management solutions.

Brisk Engineering 2 Part-time, Paid Responsibilities

Work with Business Development to define, understand and document functional and business requirements.
Develop user interfaces to meet application requirements.
Evaluate diagnostic information to performance-tune applications and to debug incorrect program behavior.
Create and modify unit tests within an automated test framework.
Participate in agile development processes with a willingness to learn new technologies and patterns.
Demonstrate highly effective communication skills, an ability to meet deadlines in a complex and sometimes ambiguous work environment, and adherence to ethical business standards.

Brisk Engineering 2 Part-time, Paid Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in a Science, Engineering, Mathematics or other technical discipline; advanced degree in a relevant discipline strongly recommended.
Programming experience and proficiency:
– C#, Java and/or Python, jQuery, Ajax/Comet
– SQL, ASP.net
– Query/database tuning skills are especially prized
– CSS and Javascript
Strong problem solving and analytical skills; experience in optimization algorithms
Advanced data mining and warehousing
Ability to communicate effectively in written and spoken English
Declarative programming a plus

Marketing Internship

3333 Warrenville RD STE 750

Application Deadline: Closed
Timeframe: 11/15/16 — 02/15/17

HCL Description

$7BN IT Services company

HCL Full-time, Unpaid Responsibilities

– Create signage, newsletters, email campaigns, online promotions, etc.

– Provide support to social media efforts to target new audiences.

– Assist with trade shows and special events to promote company and increase attendance.

– Research and analyze competitor marketing and sales materials.

– Collaborate on team presentations for management and clients.

HCL Full-time, Unpaid Requirements

– Pursuing a Bachelors Degree in Marketing

– Possess excellent written and verbal communication and customer service skills.

– Possess creativity, flexibility, variety, and growth potential.

– Should be open-minded, a fast learner, enthusiastic, and adaptable.

Business Technology Internship

750 Warrenville Road, Suite 102

Application Deadline: Closed
Position: Part-time, Paid

LRAP Association Description

LRAP Association is looking for an Business Technology Intern

We are looking for a talented individual to support our Student Service and Technology Development teams. Is that you?

Why join LRAP? LRAP Association provides our unique, innovative Loan Repayment Assistance Program to colleges and universities across the country. We help students enroll in the college of their choice with the peace of mind to know that if their income after graduation is low, we’ll help them with their student loan payments. Noble, isn’t it?

Why else? LRAP is a fast growing company full of dedicated, passionate individuals who delight in coming to work each day knowing that we’re making a difference in the lives of college students.

We are seeking a college-level intern to support and amplify the work of our Student Service and Technology Development teams. In this role, you will put to use your current experience and education while gaining cross-functional, real-world experience working on projects spanning data and analytics, software development and bringing operational efficiencies across all functions of the organization. This position will report to our Director of Technology and be based in our Lisle, IL location.

LRAP Association Part-time, Paid Responsibilities

• Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate (written and verbal)

• Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment

• Demonstrated excellent analytical and problem solving skills

• Experience using Windows OS and Microsoft Office products

• Knowledge of SQL

• Advanced Excel

LRAP Association Part-time, Paid Requirements

• Pursuing or enrolled in a degree in MIS or similar degree

• General IT knowledge

• Knowledge of one or more programming languages

• Ability to navigate and use relational databases

Product & Support Internship

801 Warrenville Rd.

Application Deadline: November 7, 2017
Position: Full-time, Paid
Timeframe: 10/16/17 — 01/23/18

VisTracks, Inc. Description

Note: Only candidates from universities and colleges within the Midwest area will be considered.

VisTracks, Inc. is looking for a bright young mind interested in performing in the role of a Product & Support Intern during this fall. This internship opportunity will allow you to analyze complex, real world, unique problems; often working in production environments while also helping to deliver a product to customers that makes their businesses run simpler and better.

The Product & Support Intern will serve as a cross-functional junior member of our product dev and support teams. The intern will be trained by various members of the engineering team and report directly to the Technical Support Manager. This opportunity will give you the chance to develop new skills, gain new experiences and interact with teams overseas, which will be key to your future career development. You will be exposed to various areas of work involving requirements analysis, product & project management, testing, and customer facing technical support.

VisTracks, Inc. Full-time, Paid Responsibilities

• Work with product development and business partners to elicit business and functional requirements to design solutions that meet end customer business objectives.

• Support maintenance of product plans, requirements, and roadmaps.

• Lead internal design sessions with cross-functional teams to and document action items and task owners.

• Track resource time spent on projects/tasks and alert management to potential delays.

• Handle inbound technical support emails/calls and provide product knowledge and technical support to business partners.

• Managing support requests including: Account configuration updates, log investigation, user account setup, triaging and escalation of issues.

• Assist with providing new release training to business partners.

• Perform quality assurance testing for new product releases.

• Enhance our documentation of applications, processes and frameworks by adding to the content on our WordPress site and sales partners resources drive.

VisTracks, Inc. Full-time, Paid Requirements

We’re looking for innovative team players who respect and embrace people’s differences and demonstrate these values, abilities and skills:

• Currently enrolled in a University degree or College diploma program in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Business, Marketing, or related areas.

• Technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web/mobile technologies.

• Basic understanding of agile & general project management methodology, tools & processes and able to apply to small projects.

• Customer service experience (email/telephone based client support preferred but not required)

• Excellent diagnostic and technical analysis skills.

• Ability to assess, plan and troubleshoot while collecting information about the customer issue.

• A self-motivated problem solver with a strong attention to detail and highly organized.

• Time management and multitasking capabilities.

• Proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, and Excel.

• Excellent verbal and written communication, collaboration and presentation skills.

• Legal authorization to work in the United States.