Guidelines and Requirements of Internships

Requirements

  • Must be a licensed business with the State of Washington and local municipalities as applicable by law/ code
  • Employer must have policies in place that conform to federal, state, and local EEOC non-discrimination and harassment laws
  • Employer must demonstrate a safe work environment that complies with applicable OSHA/ WISHA regulations
  • Employer must sign EvCC's Student/ Employer Internship form
  • Employer must be willing to submit to a pre-internship site visit/ evaluation

Providing a good Internship experience

At Everett Community College, making community connections and partnerships is an important part of our mission - which is why we will be here to assist you from the beginning of the internship process. By following the guidelines below, you will be able to offer a student a meaningful experience as well as give back to your community, evaluate a potential employee, and gain assistance with special projects.

Guidelines

  • Have a job description that includes the requirements, duties, wage and approximate schedule
  • Provide your intern with an orientation as you would any new employee including safety training
  • Make sure the intern has a supervisor that has patience, interpersonal skills, and a desire to be a role model for that intern
  • Evaluate the intern's performance and offer guidance and support throughout the internship
  • Help the intern to network with other employees

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