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.

FITTED Underground - Social Media - Photography, Video editing

FITTED Underground is a custom menswear company in New York City that designs, produces and sells our own collections. Our vision is to be a one stop custom shop for your entire wardrobe. Our denim brand, DAEM BKLYN, makes the best fitting jeans in New York City.

As a social media intern, your core responsibility will be to help develop digital content to increase interest and engagement on our social media platforms and our website. Responsibilities would include:

  • Photographing denim jeans flat and on a model
  • Photographing the manufacturing process, including pattern making, cutting and sewing
  • Photographing the industrial sewing machines used during construction
  • Optional: Lead or assist in videoing all of the above
  • Optional: Assist in developing other video footage
  • Optional: Manage social media platforms, including IG, FB, TW and YT

The time commitment for the photoshoots is 2-3 full day shoots. The intern will be paid $500. If the intern is interested in taking on optional responsibilities, additional work time and remuneration will be discussed.


Museum of Tolerance


The Museum of Tolerance New York trains volunteer docents to facilitate tours through the center. Our volunteer docents are responsible for facilitating dynamic discussions based on our interactive exhibits on a variety of social justice topics including racism and prejudice in America, international human rights, the history of the Holocaust, and more.

Become a Docent:
As a docent, you become a part of a “Tolerance Team.” You will have the opportunity to promote knowledge and understanding to make a real difference in the lives of New Yorkers. Most of the tours will be for school groups, as well as tours for the general public, religious, and corporate groups. The facilitated tours are 2-3 hours long and most tours are scheduled Monday through Friday during regular business hours.


Development Intern for Heritage Radio Network

Heritage Radio Network | Bushwick, Brooklyn

Spring 2016

Heritage Radio Network is looking to fill a part time position for a Development Intern. This is a six-month internship, 15 hours weekly (2 days per week), to begin mid-May. This position is unpaid, but can be applied towards school credit.

Position Overview:
You will be assisting with research, donor managemen,t and cultivation efforts reporting directly to the HRN staff. This position will work both on events and one-off campaigns as well as HRN’s bi-annual fundraising drives. The ideal candidate would be familiar with data manipulation, proficient with CRM software, demonstrate an enthusiasm for outreach, with a keen eye for creating personal touches through written and in-person communication.


Editorial Intern for Heritage Radio Network

Heritage Radio Network | Bushwick, Brooklyn

Spring 2016

Heritage Radio Network is looking to fill a part time position for an editorial intern. This is a six-month internship, 15 hours weekly (2 days per week), to begin mid-May. This position is unpaid, but can be applied towards school credit.

Position Overview:
We are currently seeking a part-time editorial intern to help increase listenership, boost public awareness, and enhance engagement with our 39+weekly shows and daily news coverage. This internship is a unique opportunity to engage with a community of journalists, food producers, chefs and leaders. This is a position for someone who is interested in a creative approach to content management and promotion through editorial features and use of social media.


Research and Radio Intern for Heritage Radio Network

Heritage Radio Network | Bushwick, Brooklyn

Spring 2016

Heritage Radio Network is looking to fill a part time position for a research and radio intern. This is a six-month internship, 15 hours weekly (2 days per week), to begin mid-May. This position is unpaid, but can be applied towards school credit.

Position Overview:
You will be assisting with research, writing, and recording of radio pieces. Unlike many other radio internships, HRN interns will write and record their own content, and will leave the program with a portfolio archived post-produced pieces available for public listening on the HRN website. Most pieces will be assigned, but there is some room to pitch stories on a case, by case basis. Other research responsibilities will include some organizational research and outreach for the station.


Various Internship Opporunities with JMM Paris

Major(s): Business, IT, Marketing & PR, Event Management, Media, and Fashion

We would like to provide QCC students and graduates in Business, IT, Marketing & PR, Event Management, Media, and Fashion with an opportunity to gain experience at the event. We are not only known for producing the world’s most extraordinary catwalks but also for providing students and graduates with a valuable internship experience. We have worked with over 60 universities in the United States, United Kingdom, France, Spain, United Arab Emirates, Australia, and Singapore and trained hundreds of students and graduates from all majors.

Option 1: Event Coordinator Intern (11 April - 13 May 2016 | 2 May - 17 June 2016 with an option of extention)

Option 2: Backstage Dresser and Assistant (4 - 8 June 2016 with an option to do the whole week 2 - 9 June 2016)

Option 3: Photography Assistant (30 April and 7 & 8 June 2016)


The Queens Borough President's Office

Major(s): All majors

The Queens Borough President is seeking motivated interns for the summer. This is an excellent opportunity to learn about the inner workings of city government and gain hands on experience working in politics. Interns will assist with a variety of projects and general office duties. Applicants should have a sincere interest in public service, must be able to work a minimum of 8 to 10 hours per week. This is for credit, college students and graduate students of all majors are encouraged to apply. This position is unpaid, but we are willing to work with universities to obtain credit.


The New York County District Attorney's Office

Semester Internships

Depending on the assignment, students may assist in investigations, hearings and trials; prepare, compile and analyze legal and non-legal documents and financial data; perform research, observe witness interviews, participate in community outreach programs and attend trials.

  • Time Commitment: Students will be required to work at least one full day and a half day totaling a minimum of 12-15 hours weekly throughout the course of the semester, with a minimum twelve week commitment to the internship.
  • All semester internships are for academic credit. Please see your college Internship Coordinator for more information.
  • Eligibility: Students must have completed their freshman year to be eligible for internship placement.


Politan Real Estate

Major(s): Business, Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Direct Marketing, Real Estate Industry, Real Estate Sales

Politan Real Estate is a Real Estate Sales, consulting and marketing firm. Politan Real Estate offers a full list of service plans to help our client's Real Estate needs. We provide residential and commercial real estate sales, property management, and business sales. Our business strategy is driven by market specific information, cutting edge innovation, and a dynamic neighborhood involvement.

The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:

  • Entrepreneurial spirit with a passion for learning on the job, hard work and a can-do attitude
  • Have knowledge of computers, marketing, social media
  • The ability to problem solve and multi-task
  • Have interest in learning about the Real Estate Industry
  • Bilingual and international experience are a plus


Diversity Intersnhip

Major(s): ALL MAJORS


U.S. Department of Engery - Office of Economic Impact and Diversity


The 2016 Minority Educational Institution Student Partnership Program (MEISPP) offers talented high school, undergraduate and graduate students summer internship positions with the U.S. Department of Energy and its National Laboratories.

Diversity is our nation’s greatest strength and a valued aspect of work.


  • 10-week undergraduate and graduate summer internship with stipend
  • 8-week high school summer internship with stipend
  • Roundtrip airfare to assigned work site for college and graduate student
  • Housing accommodations for undergraduate and graduate students


AIP Publishing - Jr. Programmer/Analyst

Major(s): Math and Computer Science

Paid Intern

Are you excited about the possibilities of new technologies as they continue to evolve?
AIP Publishing is seeking an Intern - Jr. Programmer Analyst to work alongside IT Operations staff contributing to the development of technological solutions to support organizational projects/initiatives. You will assist with process, data and object modeling in a variety of application and database environments.


  • Experience in a networked Unix or Linux environment with a working knowledge web development technologies such as HTML, Perl, Java, JSP and CGI programming
  • Relational database experience also a plus. Knowledge of XML is desirable
  • Knowledge of modern programming methodologies is desirable
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills


Advertising and Public Relations Internship

Major(s): Marketing, Advertising, Business

Paid internship

Description: Synergy is a leading advertising and marketing firm currently working in the advertising industry providing growth for our clients of 150% each quarter. We believe that customers and great businesses need to have a strong connection, and in order for that to happen the public needs to be able to receive an ample amount of information about these telecommunication products and services. Likewise, entrepreneurs should have access to consumer relations and lead generation solutions where they are able to constantly finesse their campaigns, use innovative strategies, and receive expert assistance with industry changes, targeting the right areas, and expanding into new territories.


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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.

Susanne Grossman,
Office of Career Services
Internship Coordinator/Placement Advisor
(718) 631-6297