We’re Hiring a Paid Intern for Summer 2020!

Help us win victories for North Carolina’s working families

North Carolina’s labor federation is looking for young people with imagination, smarts, energy, grit, and the skills and drive to learn more about the labor movement and to help us build power for working people in this state as our paid intern. Pay is $16/hour. The Summer 2020 internship period runs June 1st through August 14th, depending on job performance and budget. We encourage women and people of color to apply. The deadline to apply for Summer 2020 is Friday, May 1.

Qualified applicants will be in the process of completing their postsecondary education or be a recent college graduate, have reliable transportation, and be able to work 10 hours a week out of our office in Raleigh. Well qualified applicants will be familiar with Microsoft Office, G-Suite, and/or Adobe Creative Cloud.

Minimum requirements:

  • live in the Triangle and able to work 10 hours/week in Raleigh
  • have dependable transportation
  • be enrolled in or in the process of completing a degree or recently graduated from college or technical school
  • be willing to sign an employment contract

How to apply:

To apply, email your cover letter explaining why you want to intern for the labor movement and your resume to Jeremy Sprinkle at jeremy@aflcionc.org, and be sure to put “internship” in the subject line by the deadline, Friday, May 1. No calls, please.

More info:

This is a well-established, historic, and dynamic workplace where projects evolve and develop continually. If you are flexible and adventurous and if you want to learn new skills while honing existing ones, we welcome you into our congenial family of change makers.

Depending on current projects and your own skill set, you may find yourself creating videos, helping to produce earned media or other events, interviewing workers, writing articles, drafting or proofreading publications and website content, doing online research, or developing social media content – and performing various administrative tasks as needed.

Come grow yourself with us! We’re dedicated to helping you thrive, too!