Summer Internship Program

The UFCW Local 1059 Summer Internship is a five-week paid educational internship open to UFCW Local 1059 members. A maximum of four interns will work in the areas of servicing, collective bargaining, organizing and politics. The internship is not a permanent job.

Ideal candidates for the UFCW Local 1059 Summer Internship Program may have no experience volunteering with the union in the past but wish to take a more active role. Participants must be people-oriented, energetic, flexible and willing to work long hours on a sometimes unpredictable schedule. If you have additional questions, you can contact Jason Kaseman at 614.237.7671, ext. 240.

All applicants MUST meet the following requirements:

  1. Must be a Local 1059 member in good standing
  2. Must have a valid driver’s license and their own vehicle.

Applicants can apply by e-mailing internship[at] with the following information:

  1. First and last name
  2. Home address
  3. Phone number
  4. Worksite (company and store number, if applicable)
  5. Essay of approximately 250 words about “Why I’m interested in the UFCW Local 1059 Summer Internship”

The application deadline for the Summer Internship Program is: April 5, 2024