Monday, July 21, 2014

Zendesk: Part-time student job available!


Apply HERE

We are looking for a UW-Madison student customer service guru who thrives on providing top-notch support through many different channels of communication – including: email, phone, chat, forums and social media such as Twitter and Facebook. You’re a great match if you possess fantastic troubleshooting and analytical skills, are driven to help customers, and have the ability to dive deep into a new product to learn it inside and out.

We are thrilled to continue recruitment in the Madison area -- the newest of our four major global support centers. We're excited to begin reaching out to the campus community as we look for sharp, excited, and engaged student employees who are interested in helping us redefine how customer service is done.

Friday, July 18, 2014

Fall Semester Internship w/ Tammy Baldwin, Deadline: August 29

Applications for the Madison office accepted until August 29.

Apply online at:

Contact Hanna Homestead with any questions: (608) 264.5654 or

Address: 30 W. Mifflin Street, Suite 700, Madison, WI 53703

United Nations Young Professionals Program, Deadline: August 26, 2014

The Department of State would like to encourage interested students and alumni to apply for the United Nations Young Professionals Program (YPP). The YPP is a wonderful opportunity for young professionals age 32 and under who speak English and/or French fluently, hold a first level university degree in a relevant field and are a national of a participating country, such as the United States.

The job families of interest for the 2014 cycle are listed below with applicable application deadlines:

Information Systems & TechnologyPolitical Affairs

Application Deadline: August 13, 2014

Economic AffairsRadio Production

Application Deadline: August 20, 2014

Human RightsPhotography

Application Deadline: August 26, 2014

As we are working to inform as many qualified applicants as possible, the Department of State would appreciate if you could disseminate the attached flyer (via listserv, department email, paper postings, career development websites, etc.) to any students, faculty, or alumni who may be interested in working for the United Nations and pursuing the YPP application process.

For more information on the YPP, please visit the UN Careers website:

Additionally, please visit the Department of State’s International Organization Careers website at for information about additional employment opportunities with the UN and other international organizations.

Friday, July 11, 2014

US Customs and Border Protection Hiring

Only two weeks until CBP opens up for CBP Officer applications. Announcement will be found on on July 23, 2014.

Please note that once the target number of applications are received the announcement will close, so apply early. The last announcement for CBP Officer closed within 4 days of opening.

We are Looking for Individuals between the age of 18 and 37, Must be a U.S. Citizen, Have a valid state drives license, Pass a written exam, medical exam, physical fitness test, video-based test and drug test.

National Recruiter (North Central Lead)

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Chicago Field Office

CBP is now hiring! Go to

Write for USA Today College. Applications due Tues., July 22.

A chance to write for USA TODAY College...consider applying for the fall semester of their Collegiate Correspondent Program.

The Collegiate Correspondent Program is a semester-long opportunity for aspiring journalists such as yourself to gain relevant reporting experience, grow professionally and develop practical reporting skills.

We are proud to announce that for the first time, you can apply to participate in the writing or visual correspondent program.

Participants in the writing program will conduct original reporting from the perspective of a college student. Participants in the visual program will produce weekly singles and be responsible for a semester-long multimedia project.

All participants will benefit from Q&A sessions with prominent USA TODAY reporters, editors and photographers.

The application for our fall Collegiate Correspondent Program is currently open and will close on Tuesday, July 22nd.

Please visit these links for more information:

Program Application:

Program FAQ:

Don't hesitate to email with any questions.

The USA TODAY College Team

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Field Organizer position available in Michigan

Field Organizer – Michigan Coordinated Campaign Help elect Democrats in two of the most competitive statewide races in the country! The Michigan Coordinated Campaign is seeking full-time Field Organizers for an aggressive volunteer field operation to help elect Gary Peters for U.S Senate, Mark Schauer for Governor, and a host of other Democratic candidates in competitive elections up and down the ticket. Field Organizers are responsible for building a grassroots network of volunteers capable of turning out enough voters to deliver the margin of victory within their assigned region. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Recruiting, managing and training volunteers to participate in direct voter contact activities including canvassing, phonebanking, and voter registration.

• Meeting and exceeding strict daily, weekly, and monthly goals including volunteer recruitment dials, volunteer shift recruitment, volunteer shift completion, and volunteer productivity.

• Preparing canvass and call materials for volunteer activities.

• Adhering to a strict daily reporting schedule.


• Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to successfully relate to voters and volunteers from a wide range of backgrounds.

• Ability to work independently and in team settings.

• Ability to work long and irregular hours in a fast paced, metrics driven work environment.

• Basic computer literacy, database skills, and access to a reliable portable computer.

• Reliable access to a vehicle and a valid driver’s license.

• One year of campaign experience or community organizing experience preferred but not necessary.

• Knowledge of Votebuilder preferred but not necessary.

To apply, please email a resume and to Ben Tyson at with the subject line “Field Organizer.”

The Michigan Democratic Party is committed to diversity among its staff, and recognizes that its continued success requires the highest commitment to obtaining and retaining a diverse staff that provides the best quality services to supporters and constituents. The Michigan Democratic Party is an equal opportunity employer and it is the Michigan Democratic Party policy to recruit, hire, train, promote and administer any and all personnel actions without regard to sex, race, age, color, creed, national origin, religion, economic status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ethnic identity or physical disability, or any other legally protected basis.