The Office of Career Services: Internship Opportunities

Announcement of New Internship Opportunities

Dear Queensborough Community College Student:

If you are interested in or have any questions about internships please take the time to either call (718) 631-6297 or e-mail to make an appointment with me. I will be happy to discuss your internship options with you.

Check out our Guide to Internships and Cooperative Education for more information on how to take advantage of internship opportunities.

Below are Internship Opportunities for your consideration.

NBC Advertising Standards Summer Internship

NBC’s Advertising Standards department is currently looking for a qualified summer intern t

  • join our team. This paid internship will preferably be for a student interested in working full-time but we are flexible with scheduling.

Starting date: May 2014

Intern responsibilities, among other duties, include:

  • Supporting the department as needed in connection with the review of commercial advertisements, including identification of ads in high risk categories
  • Participating in the department’s continuing digitization efforts including assisting with our internal website
  • Providing assistance in creating presentations and organizing data
  • Keeping track of industry news and attending staff meetings
  • Completing various other projects as needed that fit with the intern’s skill set and interests


New York City Managerial Employees Association Career Development Program Intern

Under the direct supervision of the NYC MEA Executive Director, the Intern will be responsible for the following tasks:

  1. Investigative reporting – Each month, the Intern will contact a City agency t
  2. write a story on the current issues within the agency based on management’s perspective. The article should explain what the managerial corps in that agency should be focused on in order t
  3. meet the Mayor’s Management Plan, the agency’s goals and the career advancement of the managers.
  4. Member profiles – Each month, the Intern will prepare member profiles based on interviews. The profiles should identify members’ career objectives and educational needs.
  5. News stories – On an as needed basis, the Intern shall attend MEA meetings that focus on career development, education and NYC MEA CDP issues. Based on these meetings, the Intern shall write news stories t
  6. enrich members’ knowledge of their benefits, promotional opportunities, education options and other important issues.
  7. Feature stories – On an as needed basis, interview [previous winners of scholarship awards and tuition reimbursement t
  8. see how the awards helped advance their education and careers.
  9. Education stories – On an as needed basis, investigate and report on educational programs provided by the City and state of New York for employees and all residents. The fiocus should be on how they are relevant t
  10. the managers’ career advancement.



Global fashion show organiser J Model Management ( is providing an excellent internship opportunity for students of all majors and backgrounds between 26 April and 30 June 2014 in the preparation for the world’s most iconic J Summer Fashion Show 2014 in at One World Trade Center in New York City on 25 June 2014. Due to the special meaning of the architectural wonder, the show is set topromote peace and culture integration.


Students and graduates wh

  • would like t
  • take advantage of the upcoming internship opportunity shall
  • Check out the details and comments from previous interns on
  • Email their CV and Cover Letter to by 20 April 2014. The application should include their preference for a part time (3 days per week) or full time (5 days per week) work experience.
  • Be invited t
  • an interview between 21 and 24 April 2014 if they get shortlisted.
  • Join the training and work experience in which they will focus on market research, marketing, PR, client management, project execution if they get selected.
  • Be a part of the first ever fashion phenomenon at the sky high One World Trade Center.
  • Receive a customized recommendation letter after the work experience t
  • significantly enrich their CV.


Modell's Sporting Goods - Summer 2014 Internship

Overview: We are currently seeking dedicated and enthusiastic Interns for Summer 2014.

What’s in it for you?
Our paid internship enables students to learn about Modell’s Sporting Goods and contribute to the business on a day to day basis. You’ll gain experience in financial analysis, advertising, professional development and communication as a framework for a successful career in a corporate environment. By the end of the internship, students will have a better understanding of Modell’s customer base, contributed towards numerous projects and learned more about the day-to-day responsibilities within their assigned department.


  • Learn key functional areas of the business such as financial analysis, purchase order processing and tracking
  • Increase your understanding of the coordination between functional areas to deliver the best business results
  • Work closely with management, customers and associates to maximize business potential
  • Analyze business trends and track sales and inventory
  • Pursue professional development through hands-on learning
  • Participate in meetings with cross functional partners.
  • Gain an understanding of the role of Planning or Allocation in the product lifecycle
  • Learn more about the day to day tasks accomplished by an Analyst including PO entry, business analysis, store visits, etc
  • Provide research, maintenance, and support for assigned departmental projects and tasks as assigned
  • Participate and provide feedback in group meetings and discussions if applicable


Careers in NYC Schools

Internship Opportunities

The New York City Department of Education is the largest system of public schools in the United States, serving 1.1 million students in over 1,800 schools. New York City’s public schools are led by Chancellor Carmen Fariña, a veteran educator committed to partnership with all stakeholders of the school community, and to supporting teachers so they can provide a quality education to all students. An internship with the DOE offers you the opportunity to gain experience in the field of public education, while working for one of the most dynamic agencies in New York City.

This year’s summer internship program opportunities range from helping the Office of Arts and Special Projects administer the Summer Arts Institute program to working with the Office of School Health to ensure students have access to important services. Current opportunities are listed below – check back throughout April as additional opportunities will be posted.


Children's Rescue Fund Career Opportunities

The Children’s Rescue Fund project focuses on the rehabilitation and empowerment of the needy and most vulnerable in our society – homeless families, mothers and their children. The focal point of Children’s Rescue Fund is to aid in the restoration of human dignity by empowering the family with the skills and tools necessary for meaningful, independent living. Children’s Rescue Fund is committed to assisting displaced families and mothers in their recovery from the plight of homelessness, and above all to ensure that the children are afforded the right to education, health care, family-life and self- preservation.

Open Positions:

  • Safety Supervisor
  • Caseworker Supervisor (Cluster Model)
  • Caseworker (Social Services)
  • Housing Relocation Specialist
  • Career Event Social Services


Spanish Language Translation & Interpretation Internships

The Spanish Language Unit at the New York County District Attorney's Office provides Spanish Language Interpretation and translation services for the investigation and prosecution of criminal cases. Under close supervision, qualified translator interns will have the opportunity to translate bi-directionally into English and Spanish, and to proffread translations for accuracy. Translation materials include legal documents, statemetns, and audio recordings. Interpreter interns will make use of their verbal skills by interpreting during in-house interviews. Interns will also assist with screening and summarizing Spanish audio recordings, in written or oral form, and in producing accurate transcriptions and translations, among other lanugage related tasks.

Requirements: Applicants must be currently entrolled as a junior or senior in college or in a graduate program. They must possess a strong bi-cultural awareness as well as a strong ability to speak, write, and use idiomatic expressions and colloquialisms in both English and Spanish. Prior knowledge of legal language is not required.

Time Commitment: Internships are available during the Fall (September - December), Spring (February - May) and Summer (June - August). A stipend or school credit is available.


ALITALIA-CAI SPRING 2014 Internship Opportunity

Alitalia-Compagnia Aerea Italiana S.p.A. has the need for a college intern to assist digital media and marketing analysis in the Marketing Department.

Alitalia-CAI is the major airline of Italy that sells air travel via Alitalia’s US website and through travel agents. The Company is constantly striving to increase its penetration of sales on’s US site leveraging various channels while at the same time respecting the annual marketing budget. Marketing channels include but are not limited to: Alitalia’s digital platform, Social Media, Display advertising and direct/electronic communications.

Internship role will include guaranteeing Alitalia’s consistent presence in Social Media. Responsibilities also include monitoring of Alitalia’s US website and assistance with analysis of external media sources that could position Alitalia in front of strategically targeted audiences. The intern will also be responsible for performance tracking of Alitalia’s website as well as campaign effectiveness.

Generally, the intern will learn the skills associated with effective marketing solutions and the critical role digital marketing including social media plays for the company. S/he will also gain specific understanding of the functioning of international airlines within the US market.


Opera Singers Initiative Internship Opportunity

Opera Singers Initiative is a nonprofit organization dedicated to mentoring and supporting artists. We are seeking to engage a Finance intern to assist with our bookkeeping and accounting needs this season.

Job Title: Finance and Accounting Internship

Role Summary: Bookkeeping and Basic Accounting

Start date: ASAP

End date: on-going

Tasks: QuickBooks; Help with Grant proposals; Keeping accurate financial records, processing income, receipt and payments; Balancing accounts; Raising purchase orders; Invoicing; Ensuring there is a clear record of financial transactions; Preparing statements; Maintain financial files and records and ensure transactions are properly recorded.


Be Relax is looking for Certified Massage Therapists for its new spa at JFK Airport


Candidates must:

  • Maintain a current State of NEW YORK Massage Therapist License in accordance with the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, Bureau of Health Professions, Board of Massage Therapy allowing him or her to perform Chair, Table, and Foot massages.
  • demonstrate Extraordinary customer service and retail skills.
  • be self-motivated, flexible, committed, a team-player, possess a sales driven attitude and be available on early mornings, late evenings, week-ends and holidays.


  • Providing excellent massage services
  • Increasing personal sales by up-selling and promoting retail items to their customers.
  • Increasing team sales by cross-selling.
  • Effectively performing operations functions: spa opening and closing, operating the cash register, maintaining the cleanliness of the spa.
  • Adhering to all sanitary requirements as dictated by Be Relax and State laws.


Google Policy Fellowship program

What is the Google Policy Fellowship program?

The Google Policy Fellowship program offers students interested in Internet and technology policy the opportunity to spend the summer working on these issues at public interest organizations in Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and North America. Students will work for 10 weeks over the summer of 2014.


Are there any age restrictions on participating?

Yes. You must be 18 years of age or older by January 1, 2014 to be eligible to participate in Google Policy Fellowship program in 2014.

Are there citizenship requirements for the Fellowship?

You must be eligible and authorized to work in the country of your fellowship. Google cannot provide guidance or assistance on obtaining the necessary documentation to meet this criteria.

Who is eligible to participate as a student in Google Policy Fellowship program?

In order to participate in the program, you must be a student. Google defines a student as an individual enrolled in or accepted into an accredited institution including (but not necessarily limited to) colleges, universities, masters programs, PhD programs and undergraduate programs. Eligibility is based on enrollment in an accredited university by January 1, 2014.

You may be enrolled as a full-time or part-time student. You must be eligible and authorized to work in the country of your fellowship. Google cannot provide guidance or assistance on obtaining the necessary documentation to meet this criteria.


To view previous internship opportunities, click here.

Be aware that The Office of Career Services will be sending you a notice in your weekly TigerMail “Newsletter” alerting you to NEW internship opportunities that become available. Many of them have time sensitive information. If you find one that you want information about, make sure to print the information about the opportunity you’re interested in and bring it with you.

Thank you for your attention.

Mario Lopez,
Office of Career Services
Interim Internship Coordinator/Placement Advisor
(718) 631-6297