Hiring for Winter Break Interns!

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The Jay Hurt Hub for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Davidson College is hiring 2 Winter Break Interns (December 3 – January 14). If interested, apply through Indeed.com or Handshake (Davidson College Students). 

During this 6-week internship, you will work as to support The Hurt Hub@Davidson staff with hospitality and event logistics for the community. Interns will primarily work with the Community Manager of Flywheel Coworking (the coworking operator for The Hurt Hub@Davidson).This position requires flexibility in planning and in work hours during evenings and possible weekends.

Number of Positions Available: 2 positions available

Hiring Timeline: Position open until filled. Full consideration given to applications received before November 19th, 2018.

Pay Rate: $10/hour

Expected Time Commitment:

  • 6 weeks (December 3 – January 14)
  • 20 hours per week
  • Hours must be worked at an agreed upon schedule, during business hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., evening hours between 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and on weekends as needed.

Responsibilities:

  • Engage with and assist Flywheel Coworking members, prospective members, and walk-in guests.
  • Be ready to provide tours of the space and answer questions about the coworking concept and Flywheel Coworking memberships.
  • Act as a liaison between members and Community Manager, ensuring that any questions or requests are addressed in a timely manner.
  • Assist with the planning and execution of meetings and events including setup and breakdown.
  • Provide support to members; be willing to assist with their entrepreneurial tasks and projects.
  • Other administrative tasks for Flywheel Coworking, relating to managing the space, amenities and memberships.
  • Maintain the organization and cleanliness of Flywheel Coworking and its public areas.
  • Update and maintain member wall profiles as new members join.
  • Punctuality is expected and timely communication with Davidson student employee manager is required if a change in work hours is needed.
  • Additional duties as needed.

Desired Skills:

A successful Intern enjoys working with a team aligned with the mission of both The Hurt Hub@Davidson and Flywheel Coworking:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Energetic demeanor, outgoing personality, positive attitude.
  • Ability to adjust quickly to change, ability to take direction.
  • Strong work ethic, both independently and as a member of a team.
  • Willingness to pitch in wherever needed.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Flexible schedule preferred.

Physical Demands

  • Subject to normal inside office conditions.
  • Frequently required to walk, stand, sit and use hands.
  • Work on computer requires ability to use keyboard.
  • Occasionally required to reach with arms, carry/lift up to 20 pounds, stoop, kneel, bend, and crouch.
  • Must be able to assist with set-up and break-down of events, to include moving chairs and rolling tables to appropriate spaces.
  • NOTE: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
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