Current BCPS Internship Postings

Applications are open for Spring 2018 Internship placements. Please complete this application or see the Career Development Coordinator or Counselors in your high school. Upon completion of your application, someone will contact you for interview selection.


New Postings


  • Burke County Public Schools Public Relations Ambassadors for Draughn, East Burke and Patton High Schools –-$8.25/Hour - 8-10 hours/week. Student must have a 4th or 5th period internship class. (Open until filled)
  • Habitat for Humanity Restore in Morganton - Cashier- $8.25/hour - 20 hours per week. Students must have a 4th period Internship class  (Open until Filled)
  • Burke United Christian Ministries - Volunteer - 8-10 Hours/Week - Students must take 4th period Internship class credit  (open until filled) 
  • Smith Works Company - Morganton - Paid (TBA) - 8-10 hours/week - Students must take 4th period internship class credit.  (metal fabricator)   (open until filled)
  • NC State Highway Patrol - 40 hour internship. See Career Development Coordinators or Counselors in your High School for application. Students will be exposed to many areas of their service including a ride along.
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Previous Postings
  • VX Aerospace of Morganton –- $10/hr. - 8-10 hours/weekStudent must take 4th period internship class credit. This is a great opportunity for students interested in a career in Aerospace Engineering or a related field.  (Check again for Fall '18 applications)
  • Seiren (formally known as Viscotech), Morganton – $8/hr - 10 hours/week.  Must have 4th period internship class credit.  (Check again for Summer '18 applications)
  • Burke County Public Schools Maintenance/Grounds and Bus Garage –-$8.25/Hour - 10 hours week. Student must have a 4th period internship class credit.   (Check again for Summer '18 applications)
  • Meridian Specialty Yarns, Valdese - $8/hours 8-10 hours per week. Students must take the 4th period internship class credit.  Meridian is seeking a student basic typing and office skills. High School Course work would be considered.  (Check again for Summer '18 applications)
  • Spartacraft,  Hildebran - $8/hour- 8-10 hours per week.  Student must take the 4th period internship class credit.   (Check again for Summer '18 Applications)
  • Carolinas Healthcare System - Blue Ridge  - Volunteer - Scholars Program Internship  (Check again for Summer '18 Applications) 
Career Development Coordinators:

Draughn and East Burke High - TR Robinson

Patton and Freedom High - Amy Shuping