Internships & Off-Campus Jobs

Available Positions

Public Relations and Events Assistant (Internship) - Opportunity Development Center

Opportunity Development Centers, Inc. (ODC) is a not-for-profit organization serving individuals with disabilities in Central Wisconsin. Our public relations and fund programs raise awareness and funds to support our mission: to empower people with disabilities to achieve their work and life goals.

Hours: 20 – 25 hours per week

Reports to: Director of Community and Donor Relations

Start Date: ASAP

Position Description: Program assistant will support ODC’s Public Relations and Fund Development staff by assisting in development and implementation of special events and informational programs throughout the community (70%). Clerical duties (30%) will include working within the organizational database, mailings and general assistance.

Qualifications:
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Efficient and organized, with excellent planning and follow-through skills.
Enthusiasm for working in the non-profit sector.
Must have transportation, as travel to ODC’s Stevens Point and Wisconsin Rapids offices will be required.

Contact: Sara Schueller at 715-387-1161 or sschueller@odcinc.com

 

Service Analysis Intern - Opportunity Development Center

Opportunity Development Centers, Inc. (ODC) is a not-for-profit organization-serving individuals with disabilities in Central Wisconsin. Our public relations and fund development programs raise awareness and funds to support our mission: to empower people with disabilities to achieve their work and life goals.

Hours: 20 – 25 hours per week

Reports to: Senior Director of Program Services

Start Date: ASAP

Position Description: Services Intern will support ODC’s Services staff by assisting in analyzing, developing and implementing  program evaluation and effectiveness/efficiency projects (70%). Clerical duties (30%) will include working with reports, developing documentation to support efficiency and assist with quality record reviews.

Qualifications:
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Efficient and organized, with excellent planning and follow-through skills.
Enthusiasm for working in the non-profit sector.
Must have transportation, as travel to ODC’s Marshfield, Stevens Point and Wisconsin Rapids offices will be required.

Contact: Sara Schueller at 715-387-1161 or sschueller@odcinc.com

 

SharePoint Web Designer (Internship) - Opportunity Development Center

Opportunity Development Centers, Inc. (ODC) is a not-for-profit organization serving individuals with disabilities in Central Wisconsin. The IT Team supports ODC’s mission by supplying the necessary tools for Job Coaches and Case Managers in helping them to keep the time they spend on paperwork to a minimum.  The Job Coaches and Case Managers are entrusted with the positions of empowering our clients with disabilities to achieve their work and life goals.  The IT Team ensures that they can accomplish this as efficiently as possible.

Hours: 15-20 hours per week

Reports to: Network Administrator

Start Date: ASAP

Position Description: The SharePoint Web Designer will assist ODC’s IT Team in creating an intranet based web design in SharePoint and create the web interfaces for an online version of our current Access databases. Creating these interfaces will assure our support people in the field have online access to the information that they need and will also be able to update the data in a timely manner.

This position could work at our Park Ridge office or from a home with internet access.

Qualifications:
Education in Web design and SharePoint management
Well-rounded knowledge of Microsoft Access and database management
Efficient and organized, with excellent planning and follow-through skills.

Contact: Sara Schueller at 715-387-1161 or sschueller@odcinc.com

 

CommunityConnect Intern - Opportunity Development Center

Opportunity Development Centers, Inc. (ODC) is a not-for-profit organization serving individuals with disabilities in Central Wisconsin. CommunityConnect Services are community based groups designed to support our mission: to empower people with disabilities to achieve their work and life goals.

Hours: 20 – 25 hours per week

Reports to: Director of Community and Day Services

Start Date: ASAP

Position Description:

CommunityConnect Intern will assist Instructors with implementing community based groups which assist people with getting connected to their community through leisure activities. Also implementing volunteer groups which assist people with gaining job skills for community employment. As well, the intern will assist the Connector with planning groups in the community and working with individuals to promote independence and a connection to their community.

Qualifications:
Experience and/or a desire to work directly with people with developmental disabilities.
Efficient and organized, with excellent planning and follow-through skills.
Enthusiasm for working in the non-profit sector.
Must have transportation, as travel to ODC’s Stevens Point and Wisconsin Rapids offices will be required.

Contact: Sara Schueller at 715-387-1161 or sschueller@odcinc.com

 

Communication/Marketing Intern - National Farm Medicine Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation

Company: National Farm Medicine Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation http://www3.marshfieldclinic.org/nfmc/. The Farm Center conducts research, delivers health and safety information, and uses innovative service models to improve human health and safety in agriculture. The student will be mentored by the Farm Center’s Communications Specialist, but could interact with any of the Center’s dozen scientists and staff.

Possible tasks: Depending on the student’s interests and skills, he/she could engage in activities such as:

  • Enhance Farm Center news releases with multi-media.
  • Plan and launch an Instagram presence for the Farm Center.
  • Conduct “social listening” to measure impact of the Center’s social media efforts; identify “opinion leaders” and optimize our “follower – following ratio”
  • Plan and initiate a year-long calendar of posts for the center’s established social media pages (Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and YouTube).
  • Produce and post videos on the Farm Center’s YouTube channel.
  • Produce written content for various platforms.
  • Work on our Technical Assistance database (inputting, culling, managing)
  • Participate in planning and staffing Farm Center outreach events in Wisconsin.

Skills: The successful candidate will possess at least a couple of the following skills -- Photoshop, basic video editing, Google analytics, photography, journalistic reporting/writing, MS Excel, search engine optimization, Web page content management, project management.

An office and computer access will be available at the National Farm Medicine Center, Laird Building, however the student may work remotely.

Contact: If interested, please email a cover letter, resume, links to your social media accounts and links to 3-4 samples of your print and/or digital work to: Scott Heiberger, Communications Specialist, National Farm Medicine Center, heiberger.scott@mcrf.mfldclin.edu. Questions? Email or contact Scott at 715-389-7541 (office), 715-207-1604 (cell). 

 

Internships at The Borgen Project

The Borgen Project believes that leaders of the most powerful nation on earth should be doing more to address global poverty. We’re the innovative, national campaign that is working to make poverty a focus of U.S. foreign policy. The Borgen Project is located in Seattle, WA but these are all telecommuting internships!

Internships include Journalism, HR, Political Affairs, PR Marketing, and more!

Learn more about available internships here.

 

Marshfield Labs - Histotechnician Program (50 week practicum)

Marshfield Labs is looking for candidates with an associates degree who live and want to work in the Marshfield area. Check out their program HERE.

 

Weiler Convenience Stores

Variety of shifts available: weekday afternoons and evenings, weekday and weekend closing and all shifts on weekends. 

Full or part-time, with very flexible scheduling. 

Starting wage: $9.50/hr with pay increase as soon as 6 months. Earn an additional $1.00/hr on Saturday and Sunday.

2005 North Central is looking for full-time Monday-Friday from 7:00 AM-3:00 PM.

Stop in at any of the three locations to pick up an application or print one off from the website

 

CNA/Companions/PCW/LPN/RN - Almost Family Home Health

Are you looking for more than "just another job?" Almost Family Home Health is now hiring caring individuals who want to be part of our team in Marshfield, Wisconsin Rapids and neighboring areas! 

Call: 715-831-0631 or 715-797-0359 to schedule an interview. 

 

Are you a local employer?

Post your job with us by contacting the Solution Center at 715-389-6530 or msfadmit@uwc.edu.