Internships & Off-Campus Jobs

Available Positions

UW-Barron County Solution Center Internship

Duties and Responsibilities: This internship position will work in our Solution Center, 20 hrs a week, Mon-Fri, can be flexible on the days. Provide coverage of the front desk, greet guests, answer phone calls, provide information and forms, and direct guests to appropriate staff members as required. Assist incoming students in completion of the admission process and FAFSA application process. Copying, filing, shredding, and typing on an as needed basis. Provide assistance with recurring projects and testing. Make appointments using MS Outlook and Excel Databases, and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications/Skills Required: This is a SAAIP internship program designed to recruit college students from underrepresented groups for summer employment that will expose them to new experiences and potential career paths within UW Colleges and UW-Extension. UW Colleges and UW-Extension are equal opportunity employers and no qualified applicant will be eliminated from consideration. The summer affirmative action internship program is designed to provide college racial/ethnic minorities, females,  and persons with disabilities with practical, on-the-job experience, training, and exposure to the Wisconsin Civil Service System. Experience in a student services and/or solution center is preferred. A positive attitude and the ability to multi task is a must in this fast paced and extremely busy office setting. Knowledge of MS word, excel, and outlook. Responsibilities include handling confidential information. Background or active interest in student services/affairs and/or solution centers is a plus.

Rate: $10/hr

America Reads Program

Duties and Responsibilities: Work as a tutor with area teachers & their students (usually elementary level) in the public school system reading or performing other literacy activities.  This is a great opportunity/resume builder for any student(s) but especially for education majors.
Qualifications/Skills Required: Must demonstrate abilities & a desire to work with young children. 
Rate: To be determined
Hours: Flexible
Contact: Julie Rankin, julie.rankin@uwc.edu

Barron County Habitat for Humanity ReSTORE in Cameron

Rate: To be determined
Hours: Flexible
Contact: Julie Rankin, julie.rankin@uwc.edu

Boys & Girls Clubs of Barron County

Duties and Responsibilities: Work as a tutor with area teachers & their students (usually elementary level) in the public school system reading or performing other literacy activities.  This is a great opportunity/resume builder for any student(s) but especially for education majors.
Qualifications/Skills Required: Must demonstrate abilities & a desire to work with young children. 
Rate: To be determined
Hours: Flexible
Contact: Julie Rankin, julie.rankin@uwc.edu

Spooner Memorial Library in Spooner

Rate: To be determined
Hours: Flexible
Contact: Julie Rankin, julie.rankin@uwc.edu

Are you a local employer?

Post your job with us by contacting the Solution Center at  (715) 234-8176 or uwbcinfo@uwc.edu.