HR/Shareholder Outreach Update: Summer Internships Available
Doyon, Limited is currently advertising for 2016 summer internship positions in Fairbanks and Anchorage. The internship opportunities are available exclusively to Doyon shareholders. Interested applicants can view open positions and apply through the Doyon talent bank at http://www.doyon.com/our-shareholders/training-opportunities/employment/.
All applicants must:
- Be a Doyon shareholder
- Be enrolled in a four-year college degree program, preferably with at least a junior standing
- Create a talent bank profile at https://rn12.ultipro.com/DOY1000/JobBoard/NewCandidateExt.aspx
- Apply to an internship position within their degree field
- Interview for the position, if selected
- Pass a pre-employment background and drug screening, if selected
The internship program is conducted under the direction of the shareholder outreach manager, who meets with the interns weekly and introduces them to the Doyon corporate culture, history and family of companies. The internship experience is generally 40 hours per week for 12 weeks, although the number of weeks and hours per week may vary by position, and will be established by the intern’s supervisor.
The program introduces interns to the Doyon family of companies and provides an opportunity to obtain practical, hands-on work experience in their fields of study. It is intended to assist in developing self-awareness, self-confidence and self-discipline needed to undertake a professional role. The program also provides interns an opportunity to establish work history and potential employment prospects following graduation. In summer 2015, Jordan Demientieff accepted an internship in the Doyon, Limited IT department. He has since accepted full time permanent employment with Doyon, Limited as a network technician. Demientieff had this to say about his internship, “I had a great time here and I felt welcome. It was a great opportunity to learn more about my field and be involved with Doyon more. Moving forward I will continue to do my best and further myself at Doyon.”