Sanford Health Summer Intern - POWER Center in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Title: Summer Intern | POWER Center | Fargo

City: Fargo

State: ND

Department : HR Intern Program - Career Development - Fargo

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: Other


Contribute to Sanford operations and processes while obtaining first hand experiences that align with the mission, vision, and values of the organization. Work collaboratively with organization leadership, enhancing knowledge and skills and improving the delivery of quality healthcare. Assist in the completion of projects and administrative duties while developing skills related to the assigned function and/or location. Attend training and development opportunities, learning about various processes and functions within the organization.


Collaborates with departmental associates and management. Researches business related data and generates and interprets basic analytics. Demonstrates a basic understanding of organizational project management practices and tools. Demonstrates the ability to speak, write and present clearly. Delivers formal and informal stand-up presentations or demos to audiences of all kinds. Identifies tasks or outputs that require accuracy and detail-level attention. Demonstrates an expectation that there will be ongoing shifts in demands and priorities. Demonstrates the ability to respond to change. Describes opportunities for taking initiative in the organization. Demonstrates an ability to meet own responsibilities.


Internship responsibilities will vary and will include typical duties associated with a profession in this type of setting. Duties may include: directing clients through fitness and/or POWER workout sessions, assisting with physical performance and/or POWER evaluations, assisting with camps, designing client-specific programs (fitness or speed strength), equipment maintenance and cleaning, reviewing literature, and any other duties assigned by the POWER staff. If you are a graduate student, as a final project, you will be required to present, at a staff meeting, on a topic of choice (exercise, nutritional, rehab, or speed strength related). Most responsibilities will take place on site; however, periodically we perform physical performance testing, team sport performance testing, weight certification for wrestlers, and camps in other settings where you may be asked to assist. Must be a junior or senior pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, Exercise Physiology, Human Performance, Kinesiology, Health, Physical Education and Recreation or other closely related discipline or an immediate graduate having received one of the previously listed majors. The intern must also have strong communication skills. The intern must commit to the hours scheduled during the 12-week internship, with flexibility to the interns schedule.


Current enrollment or recent graduate of an Associate's or Bachelor's degree program from an accredited college or university. Knowledge of healthcare industry preferred. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.

Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.

We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care,

leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research,

education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.

We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition

here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families

and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application,

please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

City: Fargo

State: ND

Job Function: Student Services

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Days

Req Number: WD02013