Internship Details

Heart of Oregon Corps Madras Thrift Store
Website:
https://heartoforegon.org/who-we-are/locations/madras-thrift-store.html

Internship Title
Thrift Store Volunteer
Area Industry Minimum Age* Hourly Rate Interns Needed
Jefferson County Retail 16 + $0.00 2
Resume Required Requires Cover Letter Interview Required Hours Per Week Days Per Week
Yes No Yes Up To 20 Tuesday-Saturday (flexible)
Application Deadline Start Date End Date Computer Knowledge Drug Screening
Open Until Filled 10-03-22 TBD No No
Background Check
No

Description
Our Thrift Store offers volunteer positions (and paid positions) for on-the-job training opportunities for young adults ages 16-24. During the school year, we partner with Jefferson County High Schools and YTP Specialists to provide youth in the community a chance to earn credits while building their resumes.  Located in Madras, the Thrift Store is open 4 days a week, Wednesday through Saturday, with Donations accepted on Tuesday. 
 
This is an inclusive opportunity for all students, regardless of disability status.
 
Educational Aspect
Learn retail and customer service skills in a small-group setting along with countless other soft workplace skills, preparing you for future employment opportunities. Our volunteers get exposure to the many aspects of retail with rotating responsibilities.
 
As part of our continued effort to address the most pressing needs in Central Oregon's communities, we have been fortunate enough to have the opportunity to engage students who experience varying abilities at our Thrift Store in Madras. During the school year, these students and other high school students learn work skills and earn high school credit while volunteering their time at our store. Opportunities to continue volunteer work throughout the school year.
 
Further Requirements
Additional application to be completed with your local Internship Coordinator.
 
Lift Requirements
Minimal
 

Heart of Oregon Corps Madras Thrift Store
Website:
https://heartoforegon.org/who-we-are/locations/madras-thrift-store.html
Internship Title
Thrift Store Volunteer
AreaIndustry
Jefferson CountyRetail
Minimum AgeHourly Rate
16$0.00
Interns NeededRequires Cover Letter
2No
Interview RequiredApplication Deadline
YesOpen Until Filled
Start DateEnd Date
2022-10-03TBD
Hours/WeekGeneral Computer Knowledge
Up To 20No
Drug ScreeningBackground Check
NoNo

Description
Our Thrift Store offers volunteer positions (and paid positions) for on-the-job training opportunities for young adults ages 16-24. During the school year, we partner with Jefferson County High Schools and YTP Specialists to provide youth in the community a chance to earn credits while building their resumes.  Located in Madras, the Thrift Store is open 4 days a week, Wednesday through Saturday, with Donations accepted on Tuesday. 
 
This is an inclusive opportunity for all students, regardless of disability status.
 
Educational Aspect
Learn retail and customer service skills in a small-group setting along with countless other soft workplace skills, preparing you for future employment opportunities. Our volunteers get exposure to the many aspects of retail with rotating responsibilities.
 
As part of our continued effort to address the most pressing needs in Central Oregon's communities, we have been fortunate enough to have the opportunity to engage students who experience varying abilities at our Thrift Store in Madras. During the school year, these students and other high school students learn work skills and earn high school credit while volunteering their time at our store. Opportunities to continue volunteer work throughout the school year.
 
Further Requirements
Additional application to be completed with your local Internship Coordinator.
 
Lift Requirements
Minimal
 

Area Coordinator

Debbie Taylor
debbie@edcoinfo.com
(541) 408-1308

* Some minimum age requirements are mandated by age and work restrictions mandated by BOLI (Oregon Bureau of Labor & Industries).