Internship Program

OVERVIEW

The Houston First Corporation (HFC) Summer Internship Program is designed for college level students who will have the opportunity to work in one of the company’s numerous business segments. The summer program lasts approximately eight weeks and combines paid employment with a comprehensive Education & Enrichment series including in-depth orientation with company executives, Lunch & Learns facilitated by staff or guest speakers, and business meetings. Additionally, interns receive opportunities to participate in tours of HFC facilities, Toastmaster workshops, on-air marketing promotions, networking events, and group outings organized by the Intern Coordinator.

INTERNSHIP DATES

The 2019 program will run from June to the beginning of August. This is a paid internship, however, interns are responsible for their own travel, housing, food, and personal expenses.

ELIGIBILITY

  • Must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate Associate or Bachelor degree program, or a graduate level student working on a Masters or Doctorate degree. Recent college graduates are also eligible.
  • Students must be able to work throughout the 8-week program dates.
  • Selected candidates are required to successfully pass a background check and drug screening.

APPLICATION

Download Online Application

Applications are accepted through March 31, or until all positions are filled. The application packet must include the following:

  • APPLICATION.
  • RESUME. Please submit a resume that accurately reflects your work experience (paid and unpaid, including volunteer work) and any school or community activities that you would like us to know about. Include the name of all organizations, the title of your position, and the dates of participation.
  • COVER LETTER. The letter should state why you want to be a HFC intern, how your classes and experiences have prepared you for the internship, what you hope to gain from the experience, and the preferred department or business unit where you would like to work.

The application and cover letter should be emailed to arneita.mckinney@houstonfirst.com or addressed to:     

Houston First Corporation - Internship Program
Attention: Arneita McKinney
701 Avenida de las Americas, Suite 200
Houston, TX 77010

 

Please note, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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