Externship Catalog

Companies listed below are participating in the 2022 Summer Externship Program.

  1. Arrow Ford
  2. Barron Service Parts
  3. Big Country Casa
  4. BUFFALO GAP INSTRUMENTATION & ELECTRICAL CO., INC
  5. BWJ Metalworks
  6. Chike
  7. City of Snyder Fire Department
  8. Day Nursery of Abilene
  9. Development Corporation of Abilene
  10. Eide Bailly LLP
  11. ez pack
  12. The Flipping Egg

Company Description: Arrow Ford is locally owned and operated and has served the Abilene community since 1964. Arrow offers a comprehensive range of automotive services, from sales and accessories to maintenance, collision repair, and rental car. Our mission is to help others so that they can accomplish their goals. We aim to not only help our customers with their vehicle needs, but also to support our coworkers and community in order to make a better Arrow and a more prosperous Abilene than yesterday. 

Company NameArrow Ford

Number of Externships Available: 2Arrow Ford Logo Opens in new window

Hours: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Location: 4001 S. 1st St. Abilene, Texas 79605

Dress Attire: Business casual attire

Externship Description: Externs will shadow department managers and spend time in each of ten different job roles over three days. Areas featured in the externship include accounting/business office, body shop, buy here/pay here, finance, marketing, new Ford sales, parts, rent car, service, and used vehicle sales.

Requirements: This externship is open to any educator in West Central Texas 

Days at Location: Flexible Scheduling Options

Selected Week(s): June 6-10, June 13-17, June 20-24, June 27-July 1

  1. General Electric
  2. HARTMANN'S INC
  3. Hendrick Health
  4. International Rescue Committee
  5. Market Street
  6. MITCHELL COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT
  7. RAM INC
  8. rentech boiler systems inc
  9. rfg insurance agency llc
  10. TEXAS HEALTHCARE LINEN
  11. tolar systems
  12. USG

Company Description: GE Renewable Energy is one of the world's leading wind turbine suppliers, with over 49,000 units installed and generating wind electricity across the globe. Our portfolio of wind energy solutions includes a suite of onshore and offshore turbines, flexible support services ranging from development assistance to digital optimization, operations and maintenance, and the latest in wind power technology. General Electric LOGO

Company Name: General Electric

Number of Externships Available: 3

Hours: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Location: 162 Caddo Drive Suite 100 Abilene, TX 79602

Dress Attire: Jeans and closed toed shoes. 

Externship Description: Externs will visit the Abilene facility and learn about wind operations and opportunities in the the wind industry. They will shadow the team that coordinates all of the crane work for GE Wind in North America from changing out blades, gearboxes and generators. They will learn about maintenance and repairs are on wind turbines. Learn about the necessary skills required with a visit to the TSTC campus, and possibly a local wind farm to see how things operate on a daily basis.

Requirements: This externship is open to any educator in West Central Texas 

Days at Location: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Selected Week(s): June 20-24