Internship Opportunities

Important Instructions

  • Please pay attention to the time commitment and all of the requirements prior to submitting an application.
  • A separate printed, hard copy application is required for each internship.
  • If applying to multiple internships, please send all completed applications together and rank them in order of interest to Advancement Executive Assistant Nicolette Spencer at nspencer@oakschristian.org noting your ranking.
  • All applications must be sent via USPS or submitted to Advancement Executive Assistant Nicolette Spencer in the Oaks Christian advancement office (in the high school reception area). No electronic submissions will be accepted.

     

The OCS Summer Internship Program started in 2017 to provide Oaks Christian High School juniors and seniors and college-age alumni the opportunity to have real work experience in the field they are currently pursuing or considering.

The school’s role is to be a conduit between the OCS professional community and our alumni and upperclassmen to connect and network with the Oaks Christian community and local businesses. Internships help students and alumni learn new skills, and explore career interests in many areas including; business, non-profit, medicine, journalism, technology, real estate, entertainment, marketing, hospitality, construction, design, law, engineering, accounting, and more!

Note to Business Partners

If you own a small or large business, or work for a company that would be interested in hiring a qualified high school junior or senior or college-age alum for the 2019 summer, we’d love to partner with you!

Please contact Advancement Executive Assistant Nicolette Spencer at nspencer@oakschristian.org to present your opportunity and for more information about the Oaks Christian School internship program. Thank you for your interest in helping and mentoring the next generation.

Summer 2019 Internships

Beyond Limits, Artificial Intelligence

Eligibility: 18 years or older

Number of Internships Available: 2

Location: Glendale, CA

Time Frame: Flexible

Hours: 2 - 5 days a week, 9:00am - 5:00pm

Compensation: Varies, open if applicable for age

Description: Artificial intelligence and cognitive solutions driving new tech from CalTech and JPL as well as Beyond Limits.

Main Responsibilities/ Skills Required:

-Science and math acceleration

-Desire to learn business acumen

-Flexible to learn in a fast growing company

Hi Temp Insulation

Eligibility: Rising senior or above

Number of Internships Available: 4

Location: Camarillo, CA

Time Frame: Flexible

Hours: 5 days a week, 7:00am - 7:00pm

Compensation: $15/hour

Description: Working in the Engineering and Facilities Departments

Main Responsibilities/ Skills Required:

Engineering:

-Gain understating of ERP software to incorporate revision updates

-Develop digital 2D patterns and templates by digitizing mylars and hard templates

-Provide support to active programs and projects

Facilities:

-Assist with administrative tasks such as project planning, meeting / scheduling vendors, attending / leading meetings

-Participate in daily work process to that manages day to day maintenance and upkeep facilities

-Set up meetings to gather individual / team project information

-Build the Facilities Guidebook with improved guidelines, procedures and needed policies and procedures for a World Class Maintenance Department

Aviara Real Estate

Eligibility: 16 years or older

Number of Internships Available: 1

Location: Westlake Village, CA

Time Frame: Flexible

Hours: 1- 3 days a week, flexible hours

Compensation: TBD

Description: Any or all of these areas - marketing, social media, videographer, graphic designer, client relationship management, etc.

Main Responsibilities/ Skills Required:

- Create marketing strategy for real estate business

- Assist principal with social media/video content

- Keep tracking up-to-date in Client Relationship Management database

- Create marketing pieces

- Video editing for marketing videos

Radke Agency

Radke Agency

Eligibility: 16 years or older

Number of Internships Available: 1

Location: Westlake Village, CA

Time Frame: June  - September

Hours: 2 days a week, flexible hours

Compensation: Volunteer

Description: This is a great opportunity for a candidate to see first hand how a real estate team operates as the #1 listing team at Keller Williams Westlake Village

Main Responsibilities/ Skills Required:

-Computer

-Social Media

-Data Entry

-Telephone

-Research

Hi-Temp Insulation

Eligibility: 17 years or older

Number of internships available: 4-5

Location: Camarillo

Time Frame: May to September

Hours: 5 days per week - open to availability

Compensation: $15/hour

Description: Engineering, Accounting, Human Resources, Facilities

Central Courier, LLC

Central Courier, LLC

Eligibility: Junior or senior in high school

Number of Internships Available: 1

Location: Camarillo, CA

Time Frame: June 1- July 15

Hours: 5 days a week, 8 hours a day

Compensation: $2,000 per month

Description: This is a great opportunity to learn entrepreneurship skills for those who want to own and run their own business.

Main Responsibilities/ Skills Required:

-Great attitude

-Hard worker

-Good communicator

-Willingness to learn  

Westin Homes

Westin Homes

Eligibility: College-age alumni

Number of Internships Available: 3

Location: Sugar Land, TX

Time Frame: June 15 - August 1

Hours: 3 days a week, 9:00am - 5:00pm 

Compensation: $12/hour

Description: Architecture/drafting, interior design, accounting

Main Responsibilities/ Skills Required:

-Great attitude

-Desire to learn

-Team player

-Data entry

-Great people skills

Three Rivers Resort, LLC

Three Rivers Resort, LLC

Eligibility: 16 years or older

Number of Internships Available: 6

Location: Lowell, ID

Time Frame: 3 sessions of 5 weeks

May 13 - June 17

June 17 - July 22

 July 22 - Aug. 26

Hours: 5 days a week, full time

Compensation: $800 stipend for 5 week period plus $200 transportation allowance

Description: This is an onsite living situation in a wilderness setting at the confluence of the Lochsa, Selway and Clearwater Rivers in Northern Idaho. Interns would have the opportunity to learn all aspects of the hospitality industry and customer service. Interested applicants may apply for one session or more.  There is potential for future employment.

Main Responsibilities/ Skills Required:

-Flexibility and willing to assist/learn any job or skill needed

-Love of the outdoors and nature

-Ability to take direction from others and at the same time be independent

-Ability to get along with others and live in a shared environment

-Hard worker

-Friendly personality

Mike Rovner Construction, Inc.

Mike Rovner Construction, Inc.

Eligibility: 16 years or older

Number of Internships Available: 1

Location: Moorpark, CA

Time Frame: June- August (flexible)

Hours: 2 - 5 days a week, 20 hours

Compensation: Paid, based on experience

Description: This internship allows a student to become familiar with a multi-faceted construction company in an entry level clerical and reception position. This opportunity would be best suited for a candidate who would like exposure to business administration with an emphasis in construction. Tasks will vary in administration and reception from answering phones, filing and general assisting of multiple departments.

Main Responsibilities/ Skills Required:

-Interest in construction

-Personable

-Computer literate

-Attention to detail

-Multi-task oriented

Tol Products

Tol Products

Eligibility: College-age alumni

Number of Internships Available: 1

Location: Calabasas, CA

Time Frame: Starting June 1

Hours: 2 days a week, 9:00am - 5:00pm

Compensation: $15/hour

Description: Marketing internship

Main Responsibilities/ Skills Required:

-Social Networking

-Influencer coordination

-Research

-Communications

Hudson Partners Commercial Real Estate

Hudson Commercial Partners

Eligibility: 18 years or older

Number of Internships Available: 1

Location: Studio City, CA

Time Frame: June 15 - Aug. 1

Hours: 5 days a week, 10:00am - 3:00pm

Compensation: Volunteer

Description: Helping research owners and learn about commercial real estate

Main Responsibilities/ Skills Required:

-Determination

-Drive

-Team Orientated

-Computer Knowledge

Peak Models and Talent

Eligibility: 16 years or older

Number of Internships Available: 4

Location: Westlake Village, CA

Time Frame:  June 1- Aug. 15

Hours: 2 - 4 days a week. Possible shifts are 9:00am - 12:00pm, 12:00pm - 3:00pm, and 3:00pm - 6:00pm

Compensation: Volunteer

Description: Interns get a behind the scenes look at the talent agency business. Interns will get hands-on experience with the casting process, online submissions, booking process which includes learning the casting submission platforms, digital media, PR and marketing. Students will learn and be a part of the process which services the fashion industry, commercial print industry, TV commercials and beauty industry.

Main Responsibilities/ Skills Required:

-Submitting talent on the casting platform for projects booking in the LA market

-Assisting with filing and project folders

-Assisting with the in-office casting process

-Assisting with photo submissions

-Creating files for pending projects

Edible Ojai and Ventura County

Edible Ojai and Ventura County

Eligibility: 16 years or older

Number of Internships Available: 1

Location: Simi Valley, CA

Time Frame:  June 5 - Aug. 5

Hours: 2 - 3 days a week, flexible hours

Compensation: Volunteer

Description: We are a quarterly local publication. The internship will be working on the fall issue published in early September. Duties may include: taking photos, doing basic design for ads, writing and publishing a newsletter, social media pictures and posts. It is possible that the student could write a story that will be published in the issue.

Main Responsibilities/ Skills Required:

-A good eye for photography and design, with some knowledge of DSLR cameras and basic digital design programs

-A basic understanding of mass mailing programs like Mailchimp, though this can be learned on the job. 

-A strong work ethic: i.e. showing up on time, turning in assignments promptly. 

-Good time management skills. Much of the work will be designed to be done on your own schedule.

-A well rounded command of professional language.