Note to Applicants:
Due to the recent Presidential Proclamation suspending the J-1 Visa program until the end of 2020, we are currently unable to consider any applications from candidates without existing work authorization for the US market. We thank you for your understanding and encourage affected applicants to consider re-applying at a later date once the J-1 Visa program has resumed.
Start date: October 2020
Duration: 9-12 months
The mission of the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest (GACC Midwest) is to promote and assist in the expansion of bilateral trade and investment between Germany and the United States. All internships offer the opportunity to gain work experience in a truly bilingual and bicultural environment, with support from colleagues that can help speed the learning curve of understanding intercultural differences and nuances.
The main responsibilities of the Skills Team, among others, include to support our member companies and other industry associations, educational institutions and government agencies in the creation of new programs based on the German model of dual vocational training and to assist them with the management of existing programs, to cover the demand for skilled workforce in the industry. For more information about our Skills Department, please visit our ICATT Apprenticeship Program homepage.
Please note that selection activities commence about six months before the start date.