A quality internship will not only provide you with invaluable and marketable experience, but also, it will help you assess which discipline of engineering you are most interested in and gifted for. You will emerge a more experienced and focused graduate, fully prepared to advance to the next stage — whether that includes graduate studies or employment.Given the importance of this aspect of your undergraduate education, Olivet’s Engineering Department actively assists you in the process of securing quality internship opportunities. We will provide you with possible internship options and application/résumé review support. Effectively pursuing the summer internship is your key responsibility and is a test run for future full-time job pursuit. You will go through the process of exploring opportunities, completing job applications and interviewing. Sample internship listingThe listing below can be your starting point. Additionally, you may already have a connection or lead to an internship close to your summer residence through your personal network. Get the word out to your family and church members. You may be surprised how many open doors are waiting for you with local engineering firms!Note: A year next to a contact name denotes ONU alumnus
Focus: electronics and materialsContact: Chad LehnerEmail: email@example.comLocation: Ann Arbor, Mich.
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Steps to secure a high quality Olivet engineering summer internship experience
Area employers host display booths, talk with students and provide information at the engineering career fair. Students have the opportunity to learn more about internship and job opportunities.