There is still time to sign up for this great training program!

Searching for a career path? Join the exciting world of advanced manufacturing! Well-paying high-tech jobs in our area are waiting for skilled employees. This six-month program, offered in partnership with G.W. Lisk, prepares students for immediate employment by obtaining middle-skills training

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Effective April 1, we regret to inform you that we will no longer be accepting applications for the program as the funding has ended. We will continue to work to place those interns we currently have applications for but if you do find other employment, please notify us immediately. We want to wish all the interns continued success and thank the employers for thier participation.

Owen is interning at Finger Lakes Technologies Group Inc (FLTG),and focusing on Information Technology. FLTG is an affiliate of The Ontario & Trumansburg telephone companies (OTTC), which is the second largest independently owned telephone company in NY with more than 12,000 business and residential customers. FLTG provides state-of-the-art voice, data and Internet solutions to business customers across New York State! Owen is interested in all aspe...cts of technology, which is why Finger Lakes Internship Program thought that this internship would be a good fit! While completing his internship, Owen will learn more about computers, software, and desk side support and will increase his skill sets in the field. He will be gaining valuable experience while preparing for his future career! Owen is currently working towards completing his degree at FLCC majoring in computer sciences, and with the additional IT internship experience under his belt, he will have a bright future in his desired field of work, Information Technology!

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Optimax Supports Local Students in 2011

Optimax is once again supporting local high school and college students by offering internships and co-ops. This is a practice Optimax feels strongly about as we are pleased to offer students a workplace experience that will give them better perspective to determine a more meaningful path for their future.
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Viticulture/Wine Technology/Agriculture- Yates county

Candice is our newest success story at FLWIB! Candice is 19 years old and is
a Business major at FLCC. She is a hard worker and has earned an employee of
the month award in her part-time job! She has worked in retail and in a
health care facility where she gained customer service skills as well as
organizational skills. Candice is very driven and determined to become...
successful after graduation. She has a strong interest in accounting and
wanted to gain experience in the business field so she can one day become a
successful business leader. Candice also wants to improve her computer
skills, teamwork skills, and communication skills. Candice took the right
steps in gaining valuable experience in her field of interest by contacting
the Finger Lakes Internship Program. Candice is currently interning at
Boerman Tax where she is growing as a young professional.

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-Business Administration/Human Resource

-Engineering Science/All concentrations encouraged to apply!


-Hotel/Resort management/Culinary Arts

-Viticulture/wine Technology

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WANTED ENGINEERING MAJORS! paid pt internships available at Finger Lakes advanced manufacturing companies including Optimax, preferred supplier of high-precision optics to Shanghai Micro-Electronics Equipment, as part of a summit agreement between President Obama and Chinese President Hu Jintao.…/fact-sheet-us-china-commercial-…

See the new, student-made YouTube video from our October skilled trades event for high school students!

Skilled trades and advanced manufacturing career awareness event. This year over five hundred students and school chaperons from 23 area high schools and BOCES districts attended the event. More than 35 businesses, colleges and organizations provided hands on demonstrations for the students includin

ACCOUNTING MAJORS: We have a paid internship (part-time) available starting in January for a Top-Notch Accounting Major! Employer is located in Western Ontario County- right off the Canandaigua exit of the Thruway! Contact Linda Cunningham,

Information on internships for 16-24 year olds throughout the Finger Lakes Region.

At the Finger Lakes Internship Program we have several very exciting PAID Internship Opportunities for students in majors such as: a Media/English/Publishing internship at a national magazine HQ, an Accounting/Finance internship at a fast-track financial software firm, an Engineering internship at an advanced manufacturing company...send us your resume, students!! These companies will work with YOUR schedules!

Here is an entire website dedicated to everything internship related. Seriously, check it out!

Internships are work-related professional learning experiences that provide students, new graduates, and career changers with an opportunity to gain important knowledge and skill in a particular career field. There are many resources, including websites and books, available for finding rewarding int...

What some of our Conservation interns worked on last year:

This is a documentary of the creation of the Seneca Meadows Wetlands Preserve. Filming took place October '09 - July 2010. Produced by: Duprey Video Productions