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November 1, 2018
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Learning Lab
508 N Cusick Street
Maryville, TN 37804
ARCONIC Internship Nov 1-Dec 21 2018 (Signage)
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Arconic Foundation Global Internship Program for Ages 18-26

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Registration Required. Paid Internship Program for Young Adults Interested in Manufacturing Careers

ARCONIC Foundation Global Internship Program for Young Adults (18-26):
Registration Required

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The ARCONIC Foundation Global Internship Program is made possible through a generous grant from the ARCONIC Foundation. It is provided by the Institute of International Education, Blount Partnership, Blount County Public Library and the Blount County Friends of the Library..

Paid Internship Program For Young Adults Interested in Manufacturing Careers:

Are you between the ages of 18 – 26 and would you like to get paid to intern at a local manufacturer? Join us November 1 – December 21 to gain training and real-world, hands-on manufacturing experience with the possibility of getting hired permanently. Spaces are limited and registration is required (Deadline September 28).  Contact Jackie Taylor-Tente with questions and to register, at 865-680-7668 or  For More Information go to

The program consists of three components:

1)   November 1 – 21:  3 weeks of Workforce Readiness Training (60 hours)
  •      Training will run 1-5 p.m., Monday - Friday.  During this time participants will receive training in skills needed to obtain and maintain a job in the manufacturing field.  Participants will receive a $300 stipend upon completion of this component.
 November 26 – December 21:  100 hours of hands-on manufacturing experience 
      interning with a Blount County manufacturer

  •      The Internship will be at a local manufacturer where participants will be paid $10/hr. for 100 hours, get hands-on job experience, and potentially get certifications such as forklift operation.
3)   December 19, 20 and 21:  3 half-days of Follow-up, Career Fair and Graduation
  •      Participants then return for Follow-up, Career Fair and Graduation. Participants will receive a $60 stipend upon completion of this component. 
Participants must complete all three components.