• Information Technology Intern

    Company : Name Ecumen Shoreview Home Office
    ID 2019-13905
    Posted Date
    2 weeks ago(1/7/2019 2:10 PM)
  • Overview

    Want to work for a company that cares? Put your passion for serving others to work at Ecumen!


    We’re hiring an Intern to work on our corporate Information Technology team in Shoreview, MN. You’ll enjoy a business-casual environment, employee gardens, flexible work schedule, volunteer options and career growth opportunities.


    Ecumen is over 150 years old and one of Minnesota’s Top 5 non-profit providers of senior housing and aging services. This year, we’re happy to celebrate our 10th year as a “Best Place to Work.”


    Every employee at Ecumen has the opportunity to empower older adults to lead fulfilling lives. Join us as we envision a world without Ageism!


    The Information Technology Intern will participate in a wide range of projects related to databases, report writing, technology devices, and IT training development.  This internship will be both educational and practical with an opportunity to learn cloud software programs, data warehouse concepts, various reporting tools and develop technology training. This position will provide a good understanding of the role IT plays within a decentralized organization. This internship will allow a first-hand experience on how IT can function as a strategic business partner within an organization. The intern will also have opportunities to network with other areas within IT and other departments at Ecumen.


    Essential job responsibilities include:


    1. Utilize various tools to make data in applications available to business partners.

    2. Develop analytical reports with a data connection to multiple data sources.

    3. Create IT training materials for casual users and power users.

    4. Utilize cloud software to manage projects and diagram standard business practices.

    5. Assist with implementation and user adoption strategies regarding new functionality within the software.

    6. Work with business partners to research and test technology solutions to business challenges.


    Information Technology Intern

    Minimum Required Qualifications:


    • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program with an interest and aptitude to work in Information Technology or Business with an IT emphasis. 
    • Students enrolled in a Lutheran Educational Conference of North America (LECNA) School preferred.  In Minnesota this includes: Concordia University, Augsburg College, St. Olaf College, Gustavus Adolphus College and Concordia College, Moorhead.
    • Ability to prioritize tasks and handle numerous assignments simultaneously
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office and internet applications
    • Ability to communicate effectively, including written and verbal skills.
    • Work well, both individually and as part of a team, through respect, collaboration and dedication; and successfully interact with a diverse culture base.
    • Current valid driver’s license and proof of vehicle insurance, if applicable.


    Based on funding from the ELCA (Evangelical Lutheran Church of America) for this position, a candidate must meet the following qualifications:


    • High school diploma
    • Student must be enrolled in, or graduated from, a Lutheran Educational Conference of North America (LECNA) School, OR be an active member of an ELCA congregation, OR have a connection to the ELCA. For example, participating in a youth program at an ELCA church, or attending one of the following listed schools:
      • Concordia University
      • Augsburg College
      • St. Olaf College
      • Gustavus Adolphus College
      • Concordia College, Moorhead 


    Please indicate your affiliation with the ELCA in your application.

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Ecumen is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, familial status, disability or veteran status.


    We participate in E-Verify and pre-employment drug testing.


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