- COOL JOBS / INTERNSHIPS -
*** If you're interested in any of these, let us know and we can make a warm introduction! Email Maggie Dauss at firstname.lastname@example.org ***
milwaukee food - project/relationship manager
Love food? Love working with people? Looking for work experience in a startup setting? This is a the gig for you! Curator of experiences like the Milwaukee Food Truck Tour, Milwaukee Chili Bowl, Milwaukee Days of Dining and more, need a self-starting, energetic (ie. get ready to wear a lot of hats) project manager to help with things like vendor relationships, event coordination and coming up with more delicious idea!
Email Maggie if you would like an introduction!
pin-it live - diy team member
Created by one of our Commons alum, Pin It Live, a DIY studio located downtown, is every Pinterest fanatic's dream and this is your chance to be a part of this growing company! Ready to get your craft on? All the details right here: https://www.pinitlivecrafts.com/employment
genopalate - business development
GenoPalate is a personal-nutrition information company that wants to help you "Eat your Genes" (and they are punny). They are looking to bring in a couple of creative, strategic and innovative team members to help as they continue to grow and explore new markets! There is flexibility for this to be full time, part time or a summer internship...finding the "right" person to fit their team is #1
Full details here - Maggie can provide an intro if you'd like!
newaukee - Communications & Design specialist
Local social architect firm, voted one of the "coolest places to work in 2017" by Milwaukee Magazine is seeking a smart, quick witted and creative communications specialist to join their team! There is sure to never be a dull moment with this passionate and fun team - learn more about the opportunity here!
ascedia - ppc/Paid Search analyst
Do you consider yourself a PPC master? Have you achieved impressive results using paid search strategies? Then you should consider joining Ascedia, a local digital marketing agency that specializing in everything web, from design and website programming to internet marketing, digital strategy, mobile, social media marketing, and more! Apply here
rexnord: summer Internships
Rexnord has been innovating for over 125 years (impressive) and lucky for you, they still has a few summer internships open and want you to be a part of the their innovative workforce! Openings include: Electrical Engineering, Software Testing, Strategic Marketing, Business Intelligence, Business Analyst and Finance - let us know if you need a recommendation!
FOCUS Training: Leadership Training Internship
FOCUS Training is seeking highly motivated interns to join their leadership development training team. Interns will be coached on FOCUS Training’s educational curriculum and how to effectively facilitate material to students. This experience will prepare interns to confidently lead students through a hands on, educational experience from beginning to end - sign us up!
You probably send them money on a regular basis for that heating bill, so how about a chance to let them give you an awesome job experience?! We Energies has everything from engineering co-ops to IT or communication internships. Take a peek here and let us know what you're interested in!
wisconsin women's business initiative corporation (wwbic)
WWBIC supports both women and men's businesses get off the ground and flourish through a variety of different resources and services. This is a killer organization that supports business development throughout the state and they are hiring!
Rent College Pads
Another one of our favorite, fast-growing startups in town, Rent College Pads has an internship and a few full-time positions available: https://www.rentcollegepads.com/careers
We love cheese. We love Sartori. They've got some internships open and you should check them out. Download here.
Tech Internships via Startup MKE
Startup Milwaukee has aggregated some tech-oriented positions for local companies. You can drop your name in the hat here: https://www.startupmke.org/internships/
88Nine 2018 internships
How about an internship at the most amazing radio station in the country? Sure to that too. http://radiomilwaukee.org/about-us/radio-jobs-internships/
Above and beyond the playground - Mentor/Tutor
Above and Beyond the Playground is a local non profit, helping high school students athletes prepare for higher education, athletic endeavors, and build positive relationships with community members. This is your chance to build your mentorship skills and do some good for your community! Email Maggie Dauss at email@example.com if you are interested
- UPCOMING EVENTS -
march 22: warf force for positive change
Secure your seat (free for students!) for a day of engaging speakers, sessions and awards for social entrepreneurship. Speakers include representatives from American Family Insurance, Kickapoo Coffee Roasters, the Ashoka Foundation, Incourage, social enterprises of all kinds, Marquette University President Michael Lovell and Wisconsin philanthropists John and Tashia Morgridge.
Full details and registration here!
march 28: newaukee open source
Continue to explore Milwaukee's tech community at the next Open Source featuring Wantable's CTO, Casey Sobrilsky. Listed 223 on the Inc 5000 ranking of fastest growing companies and one of Milwaukee Magazine’s 2017 Coolest Places to Work in Milwaukee, Wantable remains on the cutting edge of the developing e-commerce landscape while being a fantastic place to work.
Don't miss out, register here!
april 3: the commons networking night
Still searching for that summer internship or your next gig? Looking to build your network? Join us for Networking Night! This will be a mix between a job fair and a chance to flex that networking muscle with some of the companies from our hiring network - Limited spots available, register here!
april 7: The Commons hack-it bracket
Our local communities face some very real civic issues. There are new, emerging technologies like artificial intelligence, connected devices and blockchain that could help solve some of these issues. We're seeking motivated and talented college students of ANY major and ANY year to come together and solve some of these real civic challenges. Register today!
april 9: SUSTAINABILITY marketing 101
MKE Marketing meet up group invites you to check out this free workshop to learn more about what sustainability marketing is, what the consumer & marketing for this type of work is, and the do's and do not's of sustainability marketing. Details and sign up here
april 21: rokkincat hack n tell
Want to build something cool? Rokkincat invites you to join them for Hack n Tell #2 of 2018 to work with other designers and developers for the day - it can be something for yourself, something for other people or helping someone else build...just some fun time to spend with other people who want to create! Register here
april 20-28: yp week wisconsin
Brought to you by the folks at NEWaukee, YPWeek is a week long platform for discovery, adventure and meaningful conversations about the issues that matter among young professionals in Wisconsin. YPWeek brings together key leaders in the community, at purposefully chosen locations throughout the state that integrate the unique cultural assets with meaningful learning or social interaction. Check out the calendar here!