Research intern- Metroleta

Company: 
Metroleta Corporation
City: 
Eugene
State: 
OR
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Metroleta is a technology startup embarking on a revolutionary project thatwill benefit kids and education, starting in Oregon. After extensivepreparation, we are now ready to start building our first product. We areassembling the vanguard team that will design, launch, and market thisproduct: innovative software to help students, schools, and universitiesalike. This is just the first of several product lines we are developing,with releases planned starting in 2015.

If you want to join a startup company with a social mission, at theground-level, grow your skills, and be part of something meaningful, this isyour chance. Great opportunity to gain outstanding professional experiencefor your resume and portfolio in graphic design, product design, webdevelopment, research, marketing, or writing. These are significant positionsthat will demand the best from you.

This is a rare opportunity where you will be mentored personally by thecompany founders. If you are up to a challenge, want to learn real-worldbusiness skills, and want to be part of an extremely talented team that makesa difference, then we'd like to hear from you.

Priority will be given to early applicants.We are looking for a commitment of 10+ hours/week on-site.Master-Level training in Web Design (html, css, etc.) available to interestedinterns.College credit may be possible for your internship.Experience required/preferred:- Strong Research & Organization Skills- Strong Writing & Editing Skills- Experience doing independent research, Writing reports or articles, Editingand revisions (classroom experience included)- Successfully completed classes in Writing, etc- Preferred experience may include Interviewing, Journalism, Education,Teaching, Human / Social Services, Environment (classroom experienceincluded)- Strong communication & project management skillsPosition:

Seeking well-organized, insightful Researcher to gather crucial research forMetroleta, which may include:- Research of   . Environmental issues related to global warming   . Issues that affect childrens' future   . Schools and education (issues, needs, budgets, contacts...)   . Background information for potential sponsors, advertisers (business,individual)- Record all research results for others- Present research data in written summaries, tables, reports, etc.- Create research templates, standards- Interview subjects regarding research topics- Special projectsGreat opportunity to build your resume and professional portfolio andexperience in support of a meaningful cause.

Details:

These internships are volunteer / unpaid at this timeStart: Spring: March 30Hours: 10-15 hours/weekDuration: 1 TermLocation: Eugene, OR (1 mile from UO campus)Term: Spring Term 2015Deadline: Spring: March 16

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How to Apply:

Please email the following:

- Resume

- Cover Letter

- References

- Writing and/or Research Samples

- List of completed classes related to position

To: Alice Cura, acura01@metroleta.com