Summer Internship Program

The UFCW Local 1059 Summer Internship is an eight-week paid educational internship (June 13-August 5, 2016) 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.


Applications are available to print here. Along with the application, applicants must also submit an essay of approximately 300 words responding to the following question: “Why are you interested in participating in the UFCW Local 1059 Summer Internship Program?”

The application deadline for the 2015 Summer Internship Program is: Friday, April 1, 2016.

Submit the application form and essay to:

UFCW Local 1059 Summer Internship Program
4150 E. Main Street
Columbus, OH 43213