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APECA/Natalie's House- IT Intern

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Company Name: 
APECA/Natalie's House
Industry: 
Computer Services
Application Due Date: 
Sunday, August 26, 2018
Location: 
Goodyear
Paid: 
No
Federal Work-Study Eligible Site: 
Yes
Qualify for WIRCCS Scholarship: 
Yes
Description: 

*This particular opportunity is a partnership between APECA/Natalie's House and Estrella Mountain Community College and is only available to current EMCC students. If you are not a student at EMCC but would like assistance in searching for other internships and/or jobs. Please contact us at 623-935-8740 as we have other resources open to the public. 

APECA (Arizonans for the Protection of Exploited Children and Adults) has a short but great resume building opportunity for a new student in the IT Field!! This opportunity offers the student experience working in privacy sensitive environment, where security is of high importance. The stated opportunity will also allow the intern to claim they have supported a charity organization dedicated to supporting children, and also provide some skill in creating both a safe and educational IT environment to grade school level children. The intern will also have the opportunity to learn real world experience from mentoring by an experienced system engineer that has previously worked on site for the charity.

This is a UNPAID internship that would qualify for the WIRCCS Scholarship and Federal Work Study, which means potential of compensation. The company has asked that the intern work for approximately 6 hrs. per week and will be flexible with your EMCC schedule. Applicants must be continuing EMCC students and have a minimum of 2.5 G.P.A or a recommendation from your SWSC instructor. If you would like assistance in preparing the required materials; cover letter, application and resume or in preparing for an interview, please contact the Career Center at 623.935.8740.

Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Installation and construction of hybrid Edubuntu operating systems 
  • Minor hardware modifications and cleaning of three older laptop systems 
  • Basic Linux system administration duties
  • Basic home firewall/router setting changes (ACL, Forwarding/port-triggering, and static DHCP setting by MAC address
Minimum Requirements: 
  • Has taken the hardware course for comptia A+ certification
  • Has taken their first redhat academy courses
  • Recommendation from Redhat Academy Head or Redhat Academy Instructor
  • Minimal knowledge of HIPPA compliance
  • No major physical requirements
  • Level I Fingerprint Clearance. (Can be done upon "hire", this organization will reimburse the intern for the cost) 

The Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) is an EEO/AA institution and an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or national origin. A lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in the career and technical education programs of the District.

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