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Internship Spotlight

September 20, 2022

Career Development offers on-campus drop-in office hours on Monday - Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Fridays from 8:15 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. Virtual office hours are Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

This week's spotlights include Weber Shandwick, Rocket Companies, J. Murphy and Associates, Stellantis - FCA Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. 


Job Title: Design Intern (Fall 2022)

Organization Name: Weber Shandwick 

Wage/Salary: Paid, rate not specified

Opportunity Summary:

As part of a dynamic content creation team, our Design Intern will work with all members, including senior leadership, creative directors, designers, art directors, copywriters and producers.

From creative brainstorming to day-to-day execution, Weber Shandwick’s Interns form the foundation of a talented team that generates groundbreaking, award-winning programs. During the program, you will work on campaigns for iconic brands and companies that you likely encounter every single day.

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


Job Title: Motion Graphics Intern

Organization Name: Rocket Companies 

Wage/Salary: Paid, rate not specified

Opportunity Summary: 

Interns at the Rock Family of Companies gain priceless, hands-on experience. Here, they learn how it feels to be in the workplace, participate in events around the city of Detroit and become a valuable member of our team.  As a Motion Graphics Designer Intern, you'll create and execute motion elements in video and animated content.

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


Job Title: Graphic Design Intern

Organization Name: J. Murphy & Associates 

Wage/Salary: $17-$20/hour 

Opportunity Summary:

This position requires creativity, interpersonal communications skills, competency in basic grammar, punctuation and proof-reading skills, analytical thinking, and strong organizational skills and attention to detail.It also requires the ability to work with teams, manage multiple projects simultaneously, and prioritize work to meet multiple deadlines. Individual must have a passion for keeping current on graphic design developments, new technologies and market trends.

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


Job Title: Product Design Office - Automotive Design Intern

Organization Name: Stellantis - FCA Fiat Chrysler Automobiles 

Wage/Salary: Paid, rate not specified

Opportunity Summary:

The Automotive Design Interns will be tasked with flexing their creative muscles to create a concept from the near future that represents their vision for what the interior or exterior of a future Stellantis product should look like. Each intern will be assigned a mentor to help them in their development. They will also receive assistance from Design Leadership, Studio Engineering, and Computer Support teams. Company needs and student preference will be taken into consideration for interior or exterior area of focus and project placement.

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.

MCAD does not conduct any investigation of employers, opportunities, or positions publicized either on Handshake or via email notifications, and makes no representations or guarantees about positions/opportunities shared by Career Development. MCAD is not responsible for safety, wages, working conditions, or other aspects of off-campus employment. It is the responsibility of students and alumni to research the integrity of the organizations and opportunities to which they are applying. We advise you to use caution and common sense when applying for any position or opportunity with an organization or private party. Opportunities shared may range from entry-level to advanced. For questions regarding best practices surrounding employment/freelance negotiations, please feel free to contact Career Development at careers@mcad.edu.

Posted: 
Tuesday, September 20