Husky Injection Molding

High School Machinist Intern | Summer

Hours Per Week: 40

Position Starts: 6/24/19

End Date: 8/23/19

Pay: $13.00/hr

Location: Milton, VT

Main Focus of Internship:

Product/Program Development/Logistics

Position Description

The program will recruit and select up to 10 participants and will run over two consecutive summers. The first year of the Summer Institute will enroll students into the established and successful CNC Machinist Fundamentals Program and will focus on providing students with a wide breadth of foundational knowledge. The second year of the Summer Institute will expand upon the foundational skills of the first and provide a greater depth of knowledge using the Advanced CNC Concepts curriculum used presently by Husky. Both summer programs will have theoretical components, hands-on projects, and job shadowing throughout Husky.

The program may lead directly to permanent employment after the first summer for graduating seniors, or after the second summer for those students returning for their senior year of high school and is dependent upon the business needs at the time.

Required Qualifications

Must be a current high school junior or graduating senior (2018/2019 school year).

Desired Skills, Attributes, and Knowledge

Mechanical aptitude, curious to dig deeper, like hands-on learning.

Educational/Professional Development Outcomes

Depending on business conditions, interns who have successfully completed the full program will be offered full-time positions as manufacturing technicians with Husky in the Milton operation.

Students who complete the program may also receive college credit.

Work Environment

  • Collaborative work
  • Opportunity for all workers to contribute ideas
  • Sense of community
  • Access to managers who can act as mentors
  • Respect based upon accomplishments, not seniority
  • Casual Dress

Employees function in a mentoring environment where they are excellent at what they do and share their knowledge with the next generation.

Application Information:

Your application will consist of a cover letter and resume. Please address your cover letter to Steven Lutton, Executive Director, Vermont HITEC, Inc. 156 Commerce Street, P.O. Box 1548, Williston, VT  05495. Click on the”Apply” button on this page to complete an application form and upload your cover letter and resume. Position is available until filled.