Columbia Metropolitan Airport Now Accepting Summer Internship Applications

(Cayce) The Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) is currently accepting Letters of Interests and Resumes for the 2014 Airport Summer Internship Program. The internship program is geared toward, but not limited to, students majoring in transportation, hotel and tourism, human resources, marketing/public relations, and/or business administration. The Letter of Interest must state why an Airport Internship would be beneficial educationally and vocationally.

The intern will spend approximately sixty (60%) percent of the program working on assignments within a designated department (Administration, Maintenance, Human Resources, Marketing etc.) and the remaining (40%) percent of the program in other airport departments. The goal of the internship is to provide students with a comprehensive work experience while introducing them to the many facets of operating an airport and providing real-life/practical and hands-on experience in the student’s particular area of interest.

Interns must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid Driver’s License. Specific job related requirements will be based on the area of the internship (example: an engineering intern must have a familiarity with AutoCAD, a marketing intern should have experience in photography, videography and social media). The typical work schedule will be Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday up to eight hours per day with a minimum of 24 hours per week. Pay is $10.00 per hour.

Pursuant to Transportation Security Administration regulations; a criminal background investigation is required. CAE is an EEO/AA Employer.

Deadline to apply is Friday, April 4, 2014.

Submit Letters of Interest and Résumés to
Ms. Chappelle Gwen Broome, Director of Human Resources
Email: c.broome@columbiaairport.com
Fax: 803-822-5141
Mail: Columbia Metropolitan Airport
125-A Summer Lake Drive
West Columbia, SC 29170

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Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) is the premier air travel provider for South Carolina’s Midlands region. The airport offers more than 40 daily non-stop flights to 11 destinations nationwide. CAE is a self-sufficient entity and does not receive any state or local tax dollars. Visit our website at www.columbiaairport.com or on Facebook at Facebook.com/flycae.

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