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Internship Spotlight

November 16th, 2021

This week's spotlights include MIT, Ford Motor Company, Zipline International, and 826 MSP. 


Job Title: MIT Press Spring Internships - Design and Books Editorial Options

Organization Name: Massachusetts Institute of Technology 

Wage/Salary: $15/hour

Opportunity Summary: 

The MIT Press seeks enthusiastic interns in various departments, to start January 2022. These paid internships are a chance for people who love books and journals to learn about publishing and see how a busy university press functions. Successful interns will make valuable contacts and gain experience at one of the nation's largest university presses." 

MIT Press Spring Internship options include Design and Books Editorial!

For a full description of this opportunity and/or to apply, go to the job posting.


Job Title: Colors & Materials Product Development Design 2022 Summer Internship

Organization Name: Ford Motor Company

Wage/Salary: Paid, rate not specified

Opportunity Summary: 

Are you ready to join our Color and Material Designer team to set the vision for the development and direction of interior, exterior, color and material designs? We are seeking designers that thrive in fast-paced environments to deliver impactful designs, designers that create innovative designs that impact human centric thinking, have a strong design leadership, and positive problem solving skills.

For a full description of this opportunity and/or to apply, go to the job posting.


Job Title: Technical Illustrator Intern

Organization Name: Zipline International

Wage/Salary: Paid, rate not specified

Opportunity Summary:

Do you have a knack for translating highly technical and complex concepts into easy-to-understand illustrations? We are looking for a talented technical illustrator to help create and build a robust, high-quality documentation system for our fast-paced operations. You’ll have the opportunity to use your technical and artistic skills for improving the clarity and ease-of-use of our technical documentation, such as operating and maintenance manuals.

For a full description of this opportunity and/or to apply, go to the job posting.


Job Title: Communications & Development Intern

Organization Name: 826 MSP

Wage/Salary: $500 Stipend

Opportunity Summary:

The Communications & Development Intern helps promote 826 MSP’s work through efforts in fundraising, marketing, and event planning. This position will have a particular focus on social media. You can also expect to do research, assist in grant writing, and find creative ways to get the word out about our unique brand and mission. The position will work closely with the Communications & Development Director and Executive Director to promote 826 MSP within different national, regional and local communities. If you have interests in literary, education, or communications fields, this is a great place to start. 

For a full description of this opportunity and/or to apply, go to the job posting.


Each week Career Development will be "spotlighting" four internship opportunities.Please read the opportunity's details closely as application requirements may vary. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us either at careers@mcad.edu or stop by Career Development (M120 Morrison). You may find other internship opportunities on Handshake.

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Posted: 
Tuesday, November 16