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High School Internships

  • Kankakee County State’s Attorney’s Office - High school internships available which offer students a unique opportunity to be part of a prosecutor's office. More information and application link available on State’s Attorney’s Office’s website. Email or call at 815-936-5800 and JRowe@K3County.net to contact office.
  • Van Drunen Farms - Our interns gain experience working in a professional environment with real responsibilities (no coffee runs!), and they work directly with a supervisor who provides on-the-job training. Please email Julia Boicken at julia.boicken@vandrunen.com with resume and cover letter.
  • RIverside Health Care- Riverside offeres internship expereince to high school students for school credit. Contact Wendy Brinkman at 815-935-3276 for more information.

College Internships

  • CSL Internships - The Internship program allows students to gain professional experience in an occupational area they are considering. Typically, the experience has a level of responsibility that allows a student to develop new skills in the field and offers the student training and supervision that facilitates learning.
  • Kankakee County State’s Attorney’s Office - College/Law school internships available which offer students a unique opportunity to be part of a prosecutor's office. More information and application link available on State’s Attorney’s Office’s website. Email or call at 815-936-5800 and JRowe@K3County.net to contact office.
  • Van Drunen Farms - Our interns gain experience working in a professional environment with real responsibilities (no coffee runs!), and they work directly with a supervisor who provides on-the-job training. Please email Julia Boicken at julia.boicken@vandrunen.com with resume and cover letter.
  • BASF - Internship opportunities right here in Kankakee or abroad. Internship information and application links available at BASF website.
  • RIverside Health Care- Riverside offeres internship expereince to college students that will go towards earning thier degree. Contact Wendy Brinkman at 815-935-3276 for more information.

Job Shadowing/Volunteer Opportunities

  • Riverside Health Care
    • Shadowing: RIverside offers many shadowing opportunites for high school and college students. Contact Wendy Brinkman at 815-935-3276 for more information. 
    • Volunteering: Our volunteers have an opportunity to serve in many different ways. We offer volunteer opportunities in clinical settings, customer service areas, gift shop, clerical support areas in both office and educational areas; just to name a few. Visit website or contact Lauren Short at 815-935-3277 for more information.
  • AMITA Health
    • Shadowing: AMITA Health provides many shadowing opportunites for high school and college students. Contact Ronda Bonda at 815-937-2479.
    • Volunteering: AMITA Health provides a diverse range of volunteer opportunities throughout its hospital system.

Seeking a College Intern?

Jeff Williamson, Ed.D

Executive Director of Corporate Engagement

Olivet Nazarene University

815.939.5193

jswilliamson2@olivet.edu

Mary Posing

Continuing Education & Career Services

Kankakee Community College

815.802.8202

mposing@kcc.edu