Alaska Airlines- 20-30 hours/week
About Alaska Airlines:
Alaska Airlines is one of the most respected names in aviation and flies throughout its namesake state and the Lower 48, as well as to Hawaii, Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica and Cuba. Our roots date to 1932 and are symbolized by the Alaska Native painted on the tails of our aircraft. Guided by what we call the "Alaska Spirit", we pride ourselves on providing a lifeline to remote communities while delivering renowned service to everyone we fly. This commitment has brought us national and international recognition. We've been honored with a variety of awards by readers of Travel + Leisure, Conde Nast Traveler, USA Today and others. Alaska, with Virgin America, is the premier airline for people on the West Coast, and together with its sister carrier Horizon Air, flies to more than 118 destinations. The two airlines are subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE:ALK) with annual revenues exceeding $7 billion.
We are looking for Interns who are responsible, driven and team-players. Other critical skills include the ability to check their work and pay attention to detail. Interns should be comfortable withcomputer work.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Schedule: June 2017 to August 2017. Monday-Friday 20-30 hours/week
Pay: $12.00 per hour. No benefits are provided
Location: 19300 International Blvd., Seattle, WA 98188
Monthly trainings at the Joel E. Smilow Clubhouse
The Alaska Airlines High School Internship Program is designed to give high school students the opportunity to develop the skills, experiences, and networks that are critical to any professional career while gaining a good understanding of what it’s like to work for an airline. In this job, you will perform a variety of projects that support the operation. Current openings for summer 2017 include
(Please Specify Which Opportunity Interests You):
Materials Control Intern: 3 openings
- Summary of Project: Scan documents, file documents, ledger product, Store electronic files, and Data collection.
- Required Skills: use of office machines – Microsoft excel – Outlook – be able to follow verbal instruction as well as written instruction – good penmanship – be a self-starter – organized
Mobile Operations: 1 opening
- Summary of Project: the Intern would be working with the Product Managers on our Mobile Operations team. The Mobile Operations team, together with engineering, delivers mobile software to our internal employees that improve their workflow while working at the airport. The intern would assist product managers with research at the airport, building reports in Excel, gathering and presenting data from Google Analytics, and helping write user stories. Along the way, the intern will learn the basics of product management and get experience with different tools and systems that are critical for doing our job.
- Required Skills: Intern should be a good communicator and eager to learn. The ideal candidate is interested in using data to drive decision making. They should have a proficient understanding of Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.