Skip to Main Content
Mobile Menu

COBE Internship Board

Below is a list of internship opportunities and other unique jobs that will provide hands-on experience. If you are interested in receiving academic credit for an internship once you have been offered a position, please contact your departmental advisor about the process. Learn more about the internship application process.

Please note! The deadline to register in academic credit for a fall internship is September 28, 2018. All applications and approvals must be complete by this date.

All Business Majors

Event Marketer and Lead Generator - Renewal by Anderson (Great for People Persons)

Posted 9/7/2018

Company/Organization

Renewal by Andersen is a full-service window replacement division of the Andersen Corporation, owner of many trusted window brands. They proudly represent Renewal by Andersen in New Mexico, San Diego, Tucson AZ, Northern AZ and Idaho. Additional, they pride themselves on being an exclusive local retailer, able to offer the deep experience that comes with training and with quality products. Learn more on the Renewal by Anderson website.

Opportunity and Responsibilities

Earn money while working events, festivals, expos, home shows and more. The focus of this position is to explain Renewal by Anderson of Boise products and services, to capture customer information, and to schedule appointments. This is a part-time position. Compensation is $11/per hour plus a significant bonus program. Position lasts a minimum of 8 weeks.

Qualifications

  • Strong verbal communication, enjoys talking with customers
  • Rapid decision-making and critical-thinking
  • Positive attitude
  • Dependability
  • Trustworthiness

Application Instructions

Send resume to vcrane@rbaidaho.com or call Jeanne Crane at 208-922-7770 ext 807 to make an appointment to apply in-office (2728 s Cole Rd Ste 110 Boise Id 83709). Deadline is 10/7/2018.

Heart Walk Intern - American Heart Association (Invaluable Leadership Experience)

Posted 8/30/2018

Company/Organization

The American Heart Association funds more research than any other organization, other than the US Government.  They focus on preventative health, health education is schools, health advocacy, hospital guidelines for treatment, CPR, and new health procedures/equipment for heart and stoke patients.  The Heart Walk specifically focuses on the “Healthy For Good” pillars which are — Add Color, Eat Smart, Move More, and Be Well. The American Heart Association coordinates a Celebration Heart Walk every May to raise funds and bring about awareness in the community. To learn more about their organization and event, visit The American Heart Association website.

Opportunity

The Heart Walk intern will sit on the event’s Executive Leadership Team which is made up of two committees of highly reputable industry leaders in the community (described below).  The intern will be expected to attend these committee meetings every other month as well as actively participate in the planning, recruiting and fundraising of the event.

Executive Committee – The role of the Executive committee will be to open doors to new companies for sponsorship, company teams, and Executive Challenge participants.  Each committee member’s circle of influence is utilized to help us create relationships that will impact the health of our community.

Passion Committee – NEW! This year they will be creating a group of passionate volunteers experienced with the Heart Walk to help take this event to the next level and spread the mission of the AHA.  This group will work closely with both leadership to provide valuable feedback and suggestions about logistics of the event.  They will also help manage and recruit community teams, secure in-kind donations for the event and help build relationships with our amazing heart and stroke survivors.

In addition to assisting with the Heart Walk, the inter may also help support the Kids Cook With Heart program in local elementary schools.  This is a 4-week program that teaches students the 4 pillars of our Healthy for Good platform and how to make healthy snacks. There will be 4 Kids Cook With Heart sessions this year.

This is an unpaid internship, located mostly downtown Boise.

Responsibilities

  • Attend the Heart Walk event in May.
  • Promote the Heart Walk at Boise State by creating a team of students and faculty that will raise valuable lifesaving funds.  You will have full support from the Heart Walk Director and Operations Manager as well as all the tools and resources needed to succeed.
  • Demonstrate professional communication skills both written and verbal are a must.
  • Conduct basic marketing/graphic design projects

Qualifications

Applicants should be have strong professional written/verbal communication skills, and knowledge of marketing/graphic design principles. Additional experience with community and campus organizing is a plus.

Application Instructions

Send resume and cover letter to Brandi Keefe brandi.keefe@heart.org. Will stay open until filled.

Accounting

Tax and Accounting Intern – Czarniecki & Company, PLLC (Become a Tax Expert)

Posted 9/5/2018

Company/Organization

Czarniecki & Company is a fast-growing CPA firm located in Boise, ID. With nearly 1,000 clients in dozens of industries, Czarniecki & Company helps clients with tax preparation, tax planning, payroll, bookkeeping, accounting, audit defense, and business consulting. Their organization was recognized in 2015 as one of the 3 best accounting firms in the Treasure Valley. Learn more about their firm by visiting Czarniecki & Company’s website.

Opportunity and Responsibilities

As an intern, you’ll be exposed to many areas of public accounting. In this position, you will learn how to prepare individual, partnership, corporate, non-profit, and estate tax returns. You will also be doing general account work as needed for the duration of tax-season.

Compensation is $12-15/hour, at 30-40 hours per week. Duration is for Jan – May 2019, possible extension into summer.

Qualifications

Applicants must be at least junior standing and an accounting major. Undergraduate students only, no graduate students. Must have strong Microsoft Office Suite skills.

Application Instructions

Email resume to info@czarcpas.com by 12/15/2018.

Human Resources

Training Specialist Intern - Impact Group (Build Valuable HR Experience)

9/11/2018

Company/Organization

Impact Group is a dynamic and growing leading sales and marketing agency in the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) industry. With multiple locations and teams situated strategically across the United States, they provide food broker representation for thousands of products from a wide array of remarkable CPG industry brands. Learn more about them on the Impact Group website.

Opportunity

The HR/Training Specialist Intern will partner with the Director of Training and Development to align employee job titles within ADP (HR software) and provide learning management support for employee development. This is a temporary internship (approximately 60 days) and pays $15 an hour.

Responsibilities

  • Update employee job titles within ADP (HR software)
  • Design CBT using Adobe Captivate (a plus)
  • Review and evaluate learning modules for Learning Management System
  • Design knowledge assessments for learning modules and add them to the learning management system
  • Add learning modules to learning programs within the Learning Management System
  • Other as identified and needed by the organization

Qualifications

  • Enrolled or graduated from a training and education, training and development, performance improvement, etc. degree or certificate program from an accredited college
  • Work independently
  • Intermediate PC skills
  • Above standard written and verbal communication skills
  • 1 year HR/Training and Development experience or equivalent professional work experience (preferred)
  • High School Diploma

Application Instructions

Apply online by visiting the Impact Group Careers page.

Total Rewards Intern - Simplot (Attract, Motivate and Retain Employees!)

Posted 9/6/2018

Company/Organization

J.R. Simplot Company is one of the largest privately held food and agribusiness companies in the nation, though at heart they’re as small as a single farmer. They pioneer innovations in plant nutrition and food processing, research new ways to feed animals and sustain ecosystems, and strive to feed a growing global population. At Simplot, they are in the business of Bringing Earth’s Resources to Life. Visit the J.R. Simplot Company website to learn more.

Opportunity and Responsibilities

Does the opportunity to make an impact by directly influencing the the J.R. Simplot Company’s ability to reward their excellent team members sound interesting to you? As an intern in the Total Rewards department, you will be an intricate part of a fast-paced, future-oriented team at one of the nation’s largest privately held food and agribusiness companies. This internship assignment is expected to last for 6 months; part-time during the fall semester.

Duties:

  • Prepare routine and ad-hoc reports
  • Filing confidential documents and information regarding personnel
  • Support functions of Total Rewards team
  • Other duties and projects as assigned

Qualifications

Required Skills:

  • Positive attitude and customer service driven
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to prioritize, multi-task and work independently
  • Must have proficiency with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality

Preferred Skills/Experience: 

  • Exposure to HR setting with working knowledge of benefits and compensation
  • HRIS experience
  • Currently pursuing a college degree (human resources, psychology, business administration / management majors preferred)

Application Instructions

Apply online through Handshake or on the Simplot’s Job Board (search Job ID 5858) by 10/19/2018.

International Business

International Marketing/Business Intern - Idaho Dept of Agriculture (Think Global)

Posted 9/11/2018

Company/Organization

As Idaho’s strongest industry, agriculture is a way of life for communities across our state. The Idaho State Department of Agriculture (ISDA) was established in 1919 to serve and regulate this cornerstone industry. They oversee more than 60 sections of Idaho Code, and the agency is structured to efficiently implement statutory duties. The ISDA is divided into the Director’s Office, six divisions and one bureau. Learn more about them on the ISDA agency website.

Opportunity

ISDA is pleased to offer an International Marketing/Business Internship beginning October 2018. They are currently recruiting for an intern for the Market Development Division, located in Boise, Idaho. This position is for a maximum of 800 hours through the end of the calendar year. Compensation for this position is $10.00/hr. funded through the Western U.S. Agricultural Trade Association.

Responsibilities

  • Trade policy research
  • Database updates
  • Assisting with trade mission preparations
  • Assisting with export workshops and education
  • Development of recruitment materials for promotions and events
  • Distribution of promotional announcements
  • Scheduling and logistics for visiting international buyers or dignitaries

Qualifications

  • Junior or senior college standing in Fall of 2018 or may be enrolled in graduate classes. (Must be a student during the duration of the internship)
  • Pursuing a degree in International Business, Marketing, Business or International Relations
  • Ability to market oneself and one’s ideas
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Self motivated
  • Creative and resourceful
  • Basic understanding of business fundamentals, needs and development
  • Outgoing personality
  • Demonstrated skills in follow through on multiple tasks and willingness to step in and assist whenever needed
  • Dress and conduct oneself with professionalism while representing ISDA
  • Proficient in Word, Excel and Outlook

Application Instructions

Submit your letter of interest, resume, and two letters of recommendation to Paris.Dickerson@isda.idaho.gov by 9/24/2018.

Any questions? Contact Paris Dickerson by email or call (208) 332-8538. Physical Address — 2270 Old Penitentiary Rd., Boise, ID 83712.

ITM

IT Corporate Operations Intern - Kount (Calling all Tech Wizards)

Company/Organization

Kount is a leading innovator of solutions for fraud and risk management. Kount delivers an all-in-one fraud and risk management solution for companies that have card-not-present environments looking to simplify their fraud/risk operations while dramatically improving bottom line results. Kount provides a single, turnkey fraud solution that is easy-to-implement and easy-to-use. Kount’s proprietary technology has reviewed hundreds of millions of transactions and provides maximum protection for some of the world’s best-known brands. Learn more about Kount’s excellent compensation and benefits packages on the Kount website.

Opportunity and Responsibilities

The position’s responsibilities include deploying new workstations and laptops, onboarding new hires, supporting desktop/laptop hardware, software, and peripherals. Support helpdesk tickets, file server organization, migration assistance, and Microsoft server operating system upgrades. Additional duties may include the decommissioning and inventory of equipment. Strong interpersonal, communication, and documentation skills are desired. Reports to the Site Reliability Engineering Manager at Kount’s Boise Office (917 S Lusk St).

This is a part-time, paid internship designed to span 15 – 20 hours per week. Compensation rate depends on experience. Start and end dates are flexible, depending on candidate’s scheduling needs.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in MIS, Computer Science or related field or junior level university standing
    preferred.
  • Course work or experience related to IT systems such as Windows, Linux, Networking, or
    Programming.
  • Desktop support experience with Windows and Mac OS.
  • Prior experience with Microsoft Active Directory preferred.
  • Prior experience with Microsoft Office 365 preferred.
  • Prior networking experience preferred.
  • Prior experience with basic scripting preferred.
  • Basic PC/Server hardware knowledge.
  • Previous experience dealing with support or customer service desirable.
  • Ability to bend, stoop, and lift up to 30 pounds.
  • Strong desire to learn and contribute to a team.
  • Technology certifications desirable.

Application Instructions

Send resume and cover letter to sarah.allen@kount.com by 10/31/2018.

Marketing

Marketing Management Intern - LambWeston (Marketing with an International Reach)

The Company

Started in 1950 on a small farm in the Northwest region of the U.S., Lamb Weston has grown to be one of the world’s largest frozen potato companies, happily delivering the delicious goodness of fries to more than 100 countries. Lamb Weston has created inventive products and processes that are standards in the industry. When we look at a potato, we see possibilities.

Our people are a valuable and integral part of our business and play a vital role in our success as an organization. At Lamb Weston, we offer the financial stability and career potential of a true industry leader. Lamb Weston will offer you the opportunity to put your education and skills to work as part of a great team, contributing to the achievement of the organization’s goals and objectives. You will be challenged to take responsibility, drive results, show creativity, and display initiative – and you will be rewarded for your contributions and impact.

Let’s explore the possibilities together.

The Opportunity

Our 1 year (June 2018 to May 2019) Marketing Internship program will allow you to develop your analytical and strategic thinking skills. You will be exposed to our senior management along with the opportunity to learn more about the businesses within Lamb Weston. As an intern you, will gather, interpret and leverage category insight data to support our Global Business Unit Chain (GBU) and International Business by refreshing and creating customer-facing tools and materials in conjunction with internal presentations.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Proof, update, & create sales materials, update details on Lamb Weston’s websites (US, international)
  • Analyze market and customer data, both proprietary and syndicated, including menu gap analyses
  • Create common slide decks while content mining current decks
  • Assist GBU marketers with customer engagement activities and support office duties (eg SAP)

Internship Information

  • 1 year paid part-time internship – June 2018 to May 2019 (approx. 20 hours per week)
  • Individual intern projects will be assigned and a final presentation made at conclusion of internship
  • Interns will attend organized social events
  • Exposure to contemporary business and technical challenges.
  • Networking with professionals with extensive industry experience.
  • Opportunity to personally drive projects based on individual’s skill and interest level.

Intern Requirements

  • MBA or Undergraduate with a concentration in Marketing, Internal Business or related fields
  • Grade Point Average of 3.00 or higher
  • Ability to work 20-hour work weeks
  • Superior verbal and written skills
  • Ability to work as part of team and independently
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Microsoft Office knowledge – advanced skills in Excel and PowerPoint required
  • Data Management, analysis and synthesis skills
  • Data visualization and design skills preferred
  • Ability to travel – 25% required
  • Valid U.S. Driver’s License and ability to meet Lamb Weston driving standards
  • Foreign language skills preferred

To Apply

Visit our website at www.lambweston.com.  Search for position title “Marketing Management Intern” and submit your resume.

Lamb Weston is an equal opportunity employer. The information above is a broad summary of the position and is subject to change.

Graphic Design/Marketing Intern - Fulcrum Wealth Mgmt (Help Build a Brand)

Posted 8/27/2018

The Company

Fulcrum Wealth Management Group provides comprehensive financial advisory services including financial planning, wealth management, and insurance protection to clientele in the Pacific Northwest from offices in Boise, ID; Kennewick, WA; Reno, NV; West Linn, OR; and Vancouver, WA. Learn more about their company on the Fulcrum website.

The Opportunity

We are looking to bring on a creative, detail oriented intern that can help build the Fulcrum brand from the ground up. Types of projects to be expected include developing a style guide, brand templates (PowerPoint, Word, etc), social media posts, stationary, and more.

The position will report to and work closely with the Marketing Director to define scope of projects and deadlines that align with goals across the organization.

This is a great way to get experience building a brand that is geographically dispersed and in need of resources to establish cohesive brand awareness and client experience. This is an unpaid opportunity.

To Apply

Email resume and cover letter to Lyndsay Mcentee at Lyndsay.Mcentee@ampf.com before 10/05/2015. Or complete the application on Handshake.

Marketing Intern - Western Aircraft Inc (Strengthen Your Project Mgmt Skills)

Posted 8/22/2018

The Company

Western Aircraft, Inc., a leader in the Business Aviation industry and one of the largest aircraft services companies in the West, is seeking a Marketing Intern to join their team. Learn more about them by exploring the Western Aircraft website.

The Opportunity

This role will require solid communication skills with a propensity for social media and website design; a creative self-starter with excellent computer skills; and the ability to drive a project forward without direct management. Optimum candidates will demonstrate a professional demeanor and a strong work ethic. Interest or a background in aviation is a plus, and candidates with design/graphics and photography skills will be preferred.

Primary Responsibilities

This role will require solid communication skills with a propensity for social media and website design; a creative self-starter with excellent computer skills; and the ability to drive a project forward without direct management. Optimum candidates will demonstrate a professional demeanor and a strong work ethic.  Interest or a background in aviation is a plus, and candidates with design/graphics and photography skills will be preferred.

Internship Information and Requirements

This is a part time, six-month position requiring 15-20 hours at a pay rate of $17 an hour. Tobacco/Drug Free Workplace. Equal Opportunity Employer; W/M/Vets/Disabled. Qualified candidates will be currently enrolled in their final two years of a four-year Marketing & Communications degree program.

To Apply

Apply online at www.westair.com/company/careers. Resumes are not accepted without a completed application. Employment is contingent on passing a security background check and pre-employment drug screen.

Contact Linda Fernandez, HR Specialist at lindaf@westair.com or call (208) 385-5129 with questions.

Retail Marketing Intern - Idaho Youth Ranch (Diverse Advertising Experience)

Who: We are looking for a passionate intern with a heart for kids. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic and creative to help support marketing efforts across retail campaigns in addition to event planning, task management, and research.

What: The Retail Marketing Intern will perform the following duties.

  • Assist with creating and monitoring of Google AdWords campaigns for Idaho Youth Ranch Thrift store promotions.
  • Be able to do research around market trends, new advertising tools, digital data, Google analytics, etc. Google AdWords Certified is a plus!
  • Be proficient in Microsoft Office, especially in PowerPoint, Publisher, and Excel.
  • Create and monitor Facebook/Instagram ads for upcoming promotions.
  • Create promotional emails for upcoming sales at Idaho Youth Ranch Thrift stores.
  • Have an understanding of social media marketing.
  • Graphic design experience a plus!
  • Enthusiasm and ideas are a plus!
  • Creative writing experience is a strong plus!

Marketing Intern will learn the following skills.

  • Business aspects of marketing and how to measure successful marketing tactics.
  • The role various tools such as social media play in a marketing strategy.
  • Advertising planning.
  • Website management.
  • Brand management.

Why: If you are looking for an internship in the multifaceted and exciting world of marketing, this is the opportunity for you.

Contact: Please contact Leslie Morthland, Volunteer Coordinator at 208-377-2613 or volunteers@youthranch.org to become a part of the promise.

Where: IYR Admin Offices, 5465 W Irving St, Bldg 2, Boise, ID 83706

When: Monday – Friday, during normal business hours. Can be flexible with your schedule. Can accommodate Summer, Fall or Spring internships.

How: In order to intern for this opportunity, you will need to meet the follow requirements.

  • Be at least 20 years old.
  • Submit application.
  • Submit to a criminal background check.
  • Complete interview.
  • Comply with all Idaho Youth Ranch Volunteer Policies and Procedures.

Copywriting Intern - Idaho Youth Ranch (Creativity with a Cause)

Who: We are looking for a passionate intern with a heart for kids. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic and creative to help support marketing efforts with copy writing, website and social media marketing.

What: Copywriting Intern will be responsible for the following duties.

  • Create content that raises Idaho Youth Ranch visibility with potential donors and clients.
  • Pitch and write blogs that add value and raise SEO.
  • Assist marketing team with communications campaigns.
  • Author articles for newsletters.
  • Assisting with writing content landing pages on youthranch.org.
  • Create and schedule social media posts of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
  • Be familiar with MS Word and Outlook.
  • Enthusiasm and ideas are a plus!
  • Creative writing experience is a strong plus!

Marketing Intern will learn:

  • Business aspects of marketing and how to measure successful marketing tactics.
  • The role various tools such as social media play in a marketing strategy.
  • Advertising planning.
  • Event planning.
  • Website management.
  • Brand management.

Why: If you are looking for an internship in the multifaceted and exciting world of marketing, this is the opportunity for you.

Contact: Please contact Leslie Morthland, Volunteer Coordinator at 208-377-2613 or volunteers@youthranch.org to become a part of the promise.

Where: IYR Admin Offices, 5465 W Irving St, Bldg 2, Boise, ID 83706

When: Monday – Friday, during normal business hours. Can be flexible with your schedule. Can accommodate Summer, Fall or Spring internships.

How: In order to intern for this opportunity, you will need to meet the follow requirements.

  • Be at least 20 years old.
  • Submit application.
  • Submit to a criminal background check.
  • Complete interview.
  • Comply with all Idaho Youth Ranch Volunteer Policies and Procedures.