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High School Apprentice
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Posted Feb. 25, 2021
Title High School Apprentice
School / District Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester, MA, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Other/Seasonal
  • Computer Science / Technology

High School Apprentice


Pre-collegiate Outreach Programs

Worcester Polytechnic Institute - WPI



The Office of Pre-collegiate Outreach Programs is seeking to hire high school students who are looking for a summer opportunity focused on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). This position provides an opportunity to expose students to academic research. The responsibilities of the High School Apprentice will include participating in orientation, completing lab safety training, and working in your lab up to 40 hours per week as agreed upon with your faculty/lab manager. No overtime hours are permitted.


June 25 - August 13, 2021

  • Must be a Massachusetts high school student.
  • Must be at least 16 years old and currently in their sophomore, junior, or senior year in high school.

  • $13.50 per hour
  • part-time and full-time opportunities

United States of America (Non-Exempt)

WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration, inclusion, problem solving and change making.

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About WPI

WPI is a vibrant, active, and diverse community of extraordinary students, world-renowned faculty, and state of the art research facilities. At WPI, we have competitive and comprehensive benefits, including health insurance, long-term care, retirement, tuition assistance, flexible spending accounts, work-life balance and much more.

Diversity & Inclusion at WPI

WPI is committed to creating an inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued and respected; a place where every student, faculty and staff member can be themselves, so that they can study, live, and work comfortably, to reach their full potential, and make meaningful contributions in order to meet departmental and institutional goals. WPI thrives on innovative practice and welcomes diverse perspectives, insight, and people from diverse lived experiences, to enhance the community environment and propel the institution to the next level in a competitive, global marketplace.

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