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Available ITS Internships with CNM.

Application Deadline

August 14, 2020

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Contact Carla Love at BITInternships@cnm.edu

Information Technology Services Department

Central New Mexico Community College (CNM) is the largest college in New Mexico, serving over 24,000 students. CNM provides affordable higher education throughout Albuquerque and its surrounding areas and is nationally accredited offering courses in a variety of subjects. 

CNM’s full service in-house ITS Department is building a robust Customer Support team that will include multiple interns under the direction of the Customer Support Director and supported by the AVS Supervisor.

You will play an integral role in providing remote and face-to-face support to the entire CNM community.

Who We Are Looking For

CNM ITS Interns will need to be tech-savvy, entrepreneurial, and self-starters. The position will need you to be resourceful and creative in finding solutions to a wide variety of problems. Strong interpersonal communication, effective time management, and organizational skills are a must.

This position requires you to work well within a team dynamic. You will need to be excited and open to new opportunities to learn and grow. People who are endlessly curious and highly ambitious are a great fit.

You will need to show up on time, pay attention to details, think on your feet, ask for help when you need it, and consistently demonstrate respect for others.

You must be able to work  from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Nights and weekends may also be required depending on your position.

What You'll Get

You will be working with a tight-knit team to assist customers all over the college with their technology challenges and requests. You will:

  • Gain practical hands-on experience working in a full-service Enterprise Class IT Department
  • Develop invaluable skills towards a career in the IT field
  • Depending on job placement you will be paid between $9.00 - $13.00 an hour

 Application Requirements

  • Computer and Internet Access
  • Complete and maintain a current financial aid package with an active student employment award, which requires submitting a FAFSA
  • Have no holds on your CNM student account
  • Be registered for at least 6 financial aid eligible credit hours
  • Maintain satisfactory academic progress (SAP)
  • Declare a financial aid eligible major in one of the following fields:
    • Computer Science
    • Computer Information Systems
    • Network Administration
    • Computer Support Specialist
    • And other CIS Concentrations
  • Register for the Internship Course for Fall 2020 (CRN will be provided)

Job Requirements

AVS Technician Internship

Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Ability to work independently
  • Effectively communicate in English, written and verbal
  • Exercise good judgment to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • High focus on detail and flexibility to adapt to changes in work situations and priorities
  • Use computer software and systems applicable to this position
  • Follow oral and written instructions and procedures
  • Meet schedules and deadlines of the work unit
  • Establish and maintain constructive and cooperative interpersonal relationships, both internal and external, as applicable to the essential duties and responsibilities of this position

Entry Level, CNM or otherwise, Computational and AVS knowledge a plus, but not required.

Benefits

  • Experience working hands-on in a full-service Enterprise Class I.T. Department
  • Real-world experience relating to and interacting with a non-traditional and diverse student and employee population
  • Experience practical collaborations with a tight knight team
  • Develop invaluable skills to build a career in the I.T. field

Full Job Description

Data Center Operations Internship

Requirements

  • Current CNM Student entering third or fourth semester, receiving certificate of degree
  • Pursuing a related field of study (e.g. computer systems, systems administration, or information technology)
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • Familiarity with basic computer hardware and/or virtualization and Linux Operating systems is a plus
  • Excellent communications skills, written and verbal

Benefits

  • Experience working on some of the latest VMware environment
  • Real-world collaboration with application and system administrators
  • Opportunity to develop and refine your skills

Full Job Description

Network Infrastructure Internship

Requirements

  • Current CNM Student entering into third or fourth semester, receiving certificate of degree
  • Pursuing a related field of study (e.g. computer systems, networking, or information technology)
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • Familiarity with basic computer hardware and/or networking is a plus
  • Excellent communications skills, written and verbal

Benefits

  • Experience working on some of the latest Cisco networking equipment
  • Real-world collaboration with application and system administrators
  • Opportunity to develop and refine your skills
  • Receive one-on-one mentorship with senior ITS team members

Full Job Description

ITS Project Management Internship

Requirements

  • Current CNM Student entering into second term, receiving certificate of completion in project management
  • Pursuing a related field of study (e.g. information technology)
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • Familiarity with project management software tools is a plus
  • Excellent communications skills, written and verbal

Benefits

  • Experience working with seasoned IT Project Managers
  • Experience working on a variety of projects across all fields
  • Real-world collaboration with diverse project teams of all sizes
  • Opportunity to develop and refine your skills
  • Receive one-on-one mentorship with senior ITS project management team members

Full Job Description

Applications are now open!