Internship/Co-Op Opportunities

Please consult with your faculty member about applying for any of the listed internship opportunities. Students must contact and submit a cover letter and resume to Amy McClellan (amcclellan@sscc.edu, 937-393-3431 x 2785). Upon approval of the cover letter and resume, documents will be sent to the employer for consideration. Students understand that they must comply with all hiring requirements of the company, which might include but not be limited to, background checks and drug screenings. Remember, by applying for an internship, you not only represent yourself, but also your college, your instructors, and your program at Southern State Community College.

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  • New
  • Company: AMES City: Wilmington
  • Job Title: Engineer Intern Shift(s):1st
  • Student Focus: Aerospace/Aviation, CAD, Electro-Mechanical
  • Website: www.ames.com
  • Description: Under direction of an Engineer, Manager, or Shop Technician, perform a variety of basic to intermediate Engineering support assignments requiring a fundamental knowledge of design/drafting standards, basic computer skills and effective communication. Position will support the engineering team through the creation or revision of drawings and wiring schematics. Assignments are designed to gain knowledge of manufacturing, aircraft, aircraft components and associated Engineering responsibilities. Qualifications: enrolled in an Aerospace, Mechanical, Electrical, Electro-Mechanical or CAD discipline. Some experience with Microsoft applications and knowledge of CAD (Solidworks).
  • New
  • Company: Flight Logix City: Cincinnati / Lunken Airport
  • Job Title: Mechanic Shift(s):1st
  • Student Focus: Aerospace/Aviation
  • Website: flightlogix.com
  • Description: Mechanics and mechanics assistant. Work individually or in a team under the guidance and instruction of the supervisor. Assist in general mechanics and maintenance such as, small repairs, cleaning of parts, pulling panels, oil changes, as well as other necessary tasks as needed. Qualifications: be enrolled in the Aviation Maintenance program at Southern State Community College.
  • Company: Mason Company City: Leesburg
  • Job Title: CAD OperatorShift(s):1st
  • Student Focus: CAD, Electro-Mechanical
  • Website: www.masonco.com
  • Description: Use AutoCAD 2015 to create floor plans and approval drawings to assist our customers in the design process of their order. Mason Company provides a wide variety of animal housing for veterinarians, pet resorts, animal shelters, breeders and groomer. Qualifications and Skills: MS Excel, MS Word, Written and Verbal Communication.
  • Company: Hood PackagingCity: Wilmington
  • Job title: Electronic Technician
  • Student Focus: Electro-Mechanical or Electrical/Electronics
  • Website: www.hoodpkg.com
  • Description: Support the Wilmington Plant electronic needs; troubleshoot and repair equipment and assist with other mechanical repairs as assigned. Assist in assuring HACCP, GMP's, Work Instructions, and Food Safety Quality system requirements (SQF) are in compliance. Responsibilities: Responsible for the electronic troubleshooting and repair of equipment. Identify and take correct and most economical steps in the troubleshooting and repair process. New projects, development and installation, mechanical troubleshooting and repair using hand tools and computer equipment. Responsible for performing other job related duties as assigned by Supervisor..
  • Company: Highland County Visitors BureauCity: Hillsboro
  • Job title: Web Design and Development
  • Student Focus: Computer Science, Office Technology, Business, Multi-Media/Web Design
  • Description: Help with the development and execution of a variety of projects at the Visitors Bureau. The ideal candidate should be creative, passionate about design and the web, ore eager to learn, and be able to complete assigned tasks with limited supervision. Requirements: Available to attend bi-weekly meetings with Director and work from home at least 8 hours per week. Enjoy responsibilities and take pride in work. Experience with Photoshop, HTML, CSS, PHP, and/or WordPress. Interested in learning about the tourism industry. Responsibilities: Gathering and adding content to current website. Optimizing page content for keywords. Assisting Director with development of graphics. Retouching and sizing images for advertising material. Assisting Director with various in-house design projects. Optimizing web page content for search engines.
  • Note: This is an UNPAID position, but does have a small scholarship associated with the position.
  • Company: Airborne Maintenance and Engineering Services (AMES) City: Wilmington
  • Job Title: Casual Utility Technician - Intern
  • Student Focus: Engineering (Aviation)
  • Website: www.airbornemx.com
  • Description: : This position reports to the Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor and provides general maintenance support in support of heavy maintenance activities to include the opening, cleaning, treating, and closing of aircraft structures. Performs additional duties as assigned. What you will Need: High School diploma or equivalent; Enrolled in a College Aviation Program at Southern State Community College; 2 years’ experience in any industry utilizing basic mechanical skills. Preferred Skills: Previous experience as a utility mechanic; Basic understanding of FAA regulations pertaining to CFR Part 145 repair station operations. Physical Requirements: Ability to work outside in all weather conditions and to travel on an as needed basis to support off-site maintenance; Must provide tools as listed on required tool listing; Eye/hand coordination and clear field of vision; Ability to work at heights up to 80 feet and lift up to 75 pounds; Ability to work in tight and confined spaces with respiratory equipment; Ability to bend, crawl, twist, and other positions and sustain the position for extended period of time; Ability to precisely manipulate hand tools in a variety of situations; With a solid record of business stability and customer satisfaction, and a commitment to being best-in-class in our field, AMES offers you the opportunity and resources to set your goals high – and achieve them. In addition to competitive salaries, AMES offers an attractive benefits package.
  • Company: AlkermesCity: Wilmington
  • Student Focus: Computer Science, OFIT
  • Website: www.alkermes.com
  • Description: The Technical Services Specialist is responsible for providing assistance with technology products such as phones, computers, peripheral devices, mobile devices, software, etc., to internal local customers and potentially those at other Alkermes global. Education/Experience: High School diploma (U.S.) or equivalent and/or Technical Certification (e.g., Microsoft, ITIL, etc.). Knowledge and Skills Needed: Provide end-user support of applications and systems, Troubleshoot hardware and software problems including network and desktop, Perform installation and maintenance of hardware and software, Administers and maintains network resources, Provide for user education, Deploy IT projects and assist in systems documentation, organization, testing, and auditing, Complete all activities in accordance with approved SOPs and IT guidelines, Knowledge of security best practices, Basic understanding of commonly used network protocols (TCP/IP, SMTP, SNMP, etc.), Ability to manage technical issues and root cause analysis across various platforms and tools. Personal Attributes Needed: Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills, Strong verbal and written communication skills; Quick learner and organized. Must be highly adaptive, able to follow instructions, work independently and function in a team as needed.
  • Company: R&R Tooling City: Blanchester, OH
  • Job Title: Manufacturing/Industrial Shift(s):TBD
  • Student Focus: Engineering Electrical, CAD, Electro-Mechanical
  • Website: rrtoolinc.com
  • Description: R&R Tool, Inc., a contract manufacturer for the medical industry, is currently seeking to fill a Manufacturing Engineering or Industrial Engineering Coop position. R&R Tool, Inc. has continued to grow each year since becoming incorporated and would like to begin a coop program for current engineering students. The open position has the potential to lead to full time employment opportunities. Qualified candidates should be self-motivated, eager to learn, and have the ability to work on both individual and team assignments. Typical assignments include job responsibilities such as: Creating 3d models and 2d drawings for products, gages, and fixtures using NX software. Testing and implementing tools for process improvements and new product launches. Maintaining ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 documents, such as Inspection Sheets and Work Instructions. Perform SPC studies. Create new machine and work center protocols. Assist in new projects that focus on safety, quality, customer, and efficiency improvements. Essential Skills: Although not required, additional desired qualifications include past experience within the following areas: Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point, IQMS EIQ Software, AutoCad, Solid Works, 5S, Value Stream Mapping, Cell Design, Fixture Design, SMED, Kanban.
  • Company: Seal-Tite HVACCity: Hillsboro
  • Student Focus: Business, Web/Graphic Design, Computer Science, Office Information Technology
  • Website: www.sealtitehvac.com
  • Description: Establish and maintain company website, Create and maintain social media sites, Create Marketing flyers for new and promotional product, Send email blasts with Constant Contact. Skill Requirements: Microsoft Products including but not limited to: Excel, Office, Power Point, Outlook as well as Visual Studio skills/experience, Skills and experience with other Graphic Arts programs- Adobe Creative, Illustrator, etc., Skills and experience with CAD (Computer Aided Design) programs, skills in Social Media such as Facebook, Twitter, Constant Contact, Etc.
  • Company: JMCC (Jet Maintenance Consulting Group)City: Wilmington
  • Student Focus: Business, Aviation, Office Information Technology, Accounting
  • Website: www.jmcnow.com
  • Description: Database Position. Hours from 11am – 2pm, Monday through Friday with potential for more hours. Evaluate processes and project management information used in spreadsheets and develop methods to import data into QuickBase and/or Quickbooks. Use Microsoft Office tools to assist in compiling data and importing and exporting to database. Enhance, edit and manipulate database for asset control. Working knowlodge of: csv, jpg, bmp, png, and eps files and Microsoft Operating Systems. Typing at a minimum of 25 words per minute. Working knowledge of Intuit Quick Books is preferred. Must have a positive attitude and work well with others. Must follow instructions and be a self-starter, eager to learn and have the ability to receive and execute instructions with minimal supervision
  • Company: Pennant Moldings, Inc.City: Sabina
  • Student Focus: Engineering
  • Website: www.pennantmoldings.com
  • Description: Assist in the analysis, planning and coordination of manufacturing processes in industrial plant by performing the following duties. Reviews manufacturing processes for efficiency and capability improvements. Assist with customer quote process. Coordinate die manufacturing and improvement activities with die shops. Document machine set-up process and develop set-up books for all manufacturing machinery. Conduct inventory of dies and other manufacturing equipment. Monitor Engineering Change Notifications to ensure process is followed to completion.
  • Qualifications: Ability to read and write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and general public. Mathematical Skills; ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical interference and fundaments of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations. Ability to follow directions.
  • Company: Surgical Appliance Industries, Inc. City: Ripley
  • Student Focus: Business, Engineering
  • Website: www.pcpmetalworks.com
  • Description: Quality Control Inspector - Duties include: approves in process production by confirming specifications, conducting visual and measurement tests; Communicating required adjustments to plant manager, approves finished products by confirming specifications; Conducting visual and measurement tests; returning products for re-work; Confirming re-work; documents inspection results by completing reports and logs; Summarizing re-work and waste; inputting data into quality database; Keeps measurement equipment operating by following operating instructions; calling for repairs; Maintains safe and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations; accomplishes quality and organization mission by completing related results as needed; Establish documentation procedures for defects and improvements; Six Sigma preferred but not required.