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National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health — Job!

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) located in South Park Township has an opening for a full time entry level communication specialist.  The candidate must be a self starter, a team player, and willing to do what it takes to get the job done.

A bachelor’s degree in English or Communication is required.  The position involves assisting the senior health communication specialists develop messaging, proofread and edit scientific manuscripts, prepare conference materials and a wide variety of other duties.

The salary for this position is $34,000.  Candidates should submit their resume to Dawn at ahv3@cdc.gov.  See the attached flyer for more information!

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Heinz Summer Water Internship — Paid!

The Pittsburgh Collaboratory for Water Research, Education, and Outreach in the Department of Geology and Environmental Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh is seeking two talented and motivated undergraduates for four-month paid summer internships (May-August 2018). The interns will work with a partner organization that interact with water systems (e.g., NGOs, municipality, agency, community, or other water practitioners). Interns will receive a $4,000 stipend and a $500 research budget.  Applications are encouraged from across the University of Pittsburgh campus, regardless of major, school or departmental affiliation.

Applicants should submit an application package that includes: (a) A research proposal (as described below); (b) A one-page cover letter that describes why they are interested in this position; (c) college transcript(s), (d) a recommendation letter, and (e) a letter of commitment from the partner organization. Applications should be emailed as a single pdf to niznik@pitt.edu  by 03/01/18.  Recommenders can email their letters directly to niznik@pitt.edu.

Research proposals should address locally and/or regionally relevant water issues including but not limited to water quality, quantity, and the impact of water on local ecosystems. Proposals that address the intersection between water and social or health issues are also encouraged. The proposal should describe the importance of the research question and the method through which it will be addressed. The proposal should also identify a partner organization(s). Applicants can contact the partner organization directly or work with the Water Collaboratory faculty (Drs. Emily Elliott, Daniel Bain, Eitan Shelef, and Brian Thomas) to identify matching partner organizations.

 Applicants will be selected based on the quality of their proposal and application materials, and will be informed by 04/01/18 regarding acceptance of their application. During Spring 2018, the selected applicants will meet with representatives of the Water Collaboratory and partner organization/s to map their internship scope, goals, schedule, and deliverables. The interns will be mentored by representatives of the Water Collaboratory and the partner organization.  The expected deliverables include a written report and a presentation.

 This internship is a great opportunity to “get your feet wet” with your own research on water issues, and to influence the critical intersection between water and urban environments. If you have any questions please contact the Water Collaboratory listed above (contact information for Collaboratory faculty can be found here: http://www.geology.pitt.edu/people/faculty).

Operations Manager Trainee: Pittsburgh Gymnastics Club

The Pittsburgh Gymnastics Club is currently seeking the perfect candidate to train in preparation for fulfilling the role of an Operations Manager. This position will start at 20 hours per week as a paid internship, graduate trainee or part time independent contractor. As the candidate is successful, more responsibility will be given and hours of work per week will grow. This role is set change to a 35-40 hour per week full time status by January 2018.

Position Type:  Paid internship, graduate trainee or part time independent contractor
Location: North Braddock, PA
Compensation: Competitive pay is negotiated at time of hire. Includes employer-matched IRA contributions and various bonuses. Health insurance is a possibility at full time employment.

Core Hours: Monday through Thursday, 4pm-9pm


  • Bachelors degree in a Communications field
  • Exhibit the highest of work ethic, personal integrity, accountability, and be able to produce in an independent environment
  • Demonstrate a clear personal and professional vision
  • Ability to obtain a USAG professional membership, plus pass all child clearances and background checks


Business Operations
Familiarizes him or herself with all kids and their family membership status
Monitors the flow of the gym, class starts and energy level
Monitors parent viewing area for any needs
Handles all non-emergency injuries (ice packs, Band-aids)
Acts as first point of contact for issues arising from classes
Fulfills registration tasks and customer follow-up
Follows all business procedures set forth by the Owner
Track and follow up on attendance of class athletes

Checks gym assigned email on a daily basis
Helps implement new programs on various media platforms
Works with closely with marketing staff
Build relationships with customers on behalf of the gym

Staff Administrative Support
Creates a monthly staff schedule for all gym activities and submits for approval
Schedules and manages all rotations
Watches all classes for proper implementation of current lesson plan
Facilitates ongoing training of staff

Our gym is located in a revitalized neighborhood, Braddock, PA. We offer competitive USAG gymnastics, Ninja Zone, USAW Olympic Weightlifting and general fitness training.  Our focus is on sports programming for children and the difference it can make in the lives of each family. A successful candidate will have an entrepreneurial attitude and appreciate an opportunity to watch your ideas flourish! This is a rapidly expanding gym and therefore, we would expect this person to have a desire to move up and expand with the gym.

More info about the Pittsburgh Gymnastics Club – www.pittgymclub.com

Interested candidates send resume to: kim@pgcpbc.com

Mental Health Marketing Internship

LOCATION:   Downtown, Mt. Lebanon, or via online

SUPERVISOR: Paula Kauffman Oberly



Paula Kauffman Oberly, LPC, LLC is an outpatient mental health practice with two office locations. We provide counseling and coaching services to a diverse population of clients with several specialties (Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADD/HD, Executive functioning challenges, anxiety, depression, and adjustment to a disability). Our business is growing, and as an intern you will be given an eclectic array of opportunities to develop your skills. Looking for an intern who is creative and innovative. Flexible hours, can work in person or via online.



Manage social media networks (Facebook, Twitter, etc.)

Research/Manage/Post blogs

Review and Edit/Update website for SEO

Research and gain opportunities for article publication


Organize public events

Identify promotion opportunities for the practice through community outreach


Self-directed and Motivated

Skilled in Microsoft Office, Word Press, and social media formats

Excellent Writing Skills

Takes Ownership of Projects

Collaborates well

Please send resume via email to paula@pkocounselingservices.com

Contact via phone or email with questions or for further information

Paula Kauffman Oberly,LPC, NCC

239 Fourth Ave Suite 1604

Pittsburgh PA 15222



Cognitive Behavior Institute Internship

Internship with the Cognitive Behavior Institute

DATE:   05/01/2016

LOCATION:   Cranberry Twp., PA

SUPERVISOR: Dr. Kevin Caridad



The Cognitive Behavior Institute is a mental health outpatient clinic based in Cranberry Twp. Pennsylvania. (About 25 minutes north from University of Pittsburgh). We provide Cognitive Behavior Therapy to a diverse population of clients from the area who present with a wide-variety of DSM-V recognized psychopathologies. Our business is growing, and as an intern at CBI you will be given an eclectic array of opportunities to broaden your skills and discover new talents in business and media. Looking for an intern who is not afraid to be creative and innovative.


    • Design and manage social media networks (Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
    • Manage/Post blogs
    • Organize public events
    • Create and manage video series of CBI related topics
    • Manage and promote media-related networks (YouTube, etc.)


  • Self-directed and Motivated
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office
  • Good Communication and Writing Skills
  • Takes Ownership of Projects
  • Working with a Team

Contact Via phone or email for further information


Kevin Caridad LCSW, PhD

ACT Diplomate


NASW SouthWest Division Chair


University of Pittsburgh Adjunct Faculty

Graduate School of Social Work


Cognitive Behavior Institute

National Social Anxiety Center Clinic


125 Emeryville drive

Suite 230

Cranberry Twp PA 16066


O 724 609 5002

F  724 299 8964

M 724 814 9708





Hope Grows Development & Volunteer Management Intern

Hope Grows is a Pittsburgh based nonprofit that provides an environment empowering caregivers to seek wellness of mind, body, and spirit through counseling, education, supportive services, and therapeutic respite opportunities. We work with our corporate healthcare partners in the area to provide quality support through unique coping and self-care programs.

The Development and Volunteer Management Intern should have some fundraising experience and an understanding of fundraising development with events. The intern will assist with the duties related to fundraising, event planning, marketing, and volunteer management and continue to work in accordance with the fundraising plan as needed. The intern will actively seek sponsors, in-kind donations for auctions, help with the organization of the fundraising packets for events, and work in conjunction with the social media plan and social media intern for events.

Interns must:

  • be willing to commit 4-10 hours a week
  • be willing to sign a confidentiality agreement
  • provide your own transportation

For more information, please see http://www.hopegrows.net/ or email info@hopegrows.net

UPMC Human Resources Internship/Externship

We are looking to recruit top talent to our Human Resources Externship Program!

This spring, UPMC has an exciting opportunity available for students pursuing a degree in Human Resources or a related field. As an HR Extern students will provide support as needed to the HR staff at several UPMC facilities and will learn the various aspects of an HR Department such as documentation in employee files and assisting with new hire orientation.

Company Information:
UPMC is one of the leading nonprofit health systems in the United States. A $10 billion integrated global health enterprise headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, UPMC develops and delivers Life Changing Medicine by harnessing the power of technology, translating science into cures, and accelerating the pace of innovation worldwide.

UPMC Corporate Services provides centralized support services such as accounts payable, purchasing, human resources, payroll, benefits, financial and medical billing, information services, legal services, and others to the approximately 25 different business units comprising UPMC. To support the overall mission and vision of UPMC, our department brings forward-thinking human resources practices to the organization by focusing on the following key elements of the discipline: recruitment, development, engagement, and delivery.

Position Information:

UPMC is currently accepting resumes for available spring externship positions within the Human Resources Departments at their Oakland, Shadyside, and Downtown locations. The HR Extern will work on a for-credit basis, from mid-January through mid-April 2015, in order to meet hours required for their degree. The schedule for this position is flexible, however 12-15 hours per week is preferred.

Required Qualifications:

Students must be currently pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree. Preferred majors include human resources, labor relations, communication, psychology, health management, marketing, business or a related field. A cumulative GPA of at least 3.00 is strongly preferred, and preference will be given to candidates that have demonstrated leadership ability through their studies, employment, or extracurricular activities.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should apply at upmc.com/careers/pathways using job ID “2062769”
Application Deadline: Sunday, November 9th

In-person interviews will be conducted November 19th-21st

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Jessica Hobson at hobsonjm@upmc.edu.

Thank you,

Jessica Hobson

Campus Programs

UPMC Talent Acquisition

US Steel Tower • Floor 31 • 600 Grant Street • Pittsburgh, PA 15219

P: 412.667.5056hobsonjm@upmc.edu