Volunteer Coordination/Human Resources Intern


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


2450 South 26th AvenueMinneapolis, MN 55406



  1. Assist with recruitment of volunteers through community outreach, social media, and other online sources
  2. Interview potential volunteer candidates
  3. Evaluate volunteer performance through on site co-visits with FHCH patients and volunteers as well as phone calls to FHCH patients and caregivers
  4. Administrative and database support
  5. Generate statistical reports tracking volunteer activity
  6. Provide back-up coverage for Volunteer Specialists on vacation including placement of volunteers and data entry of requests
  7. Perform other duties as necessary


  1. Gain a better understanding of the day-to-day functions of a volunteer program

  2. Develop skills in HR/volunteer management

  3. Create professional contacts for potential references

  4. Meet a variety of people and learn about diverse backgrounds

  5. Gain a better understanding of end of life care

  6. Training/in-service opportunities for personal and professional development


  1. Good written and oral communication and interpersonal skills with people of diverse background and ages
  2. Proficient with computers
  3. Self-motivated, dependable and responsible
  4. Able to work independently in a changing environment
  5. Comfortable with death and the dying process and not actively grieving a loss
  6. Must be at least 18 years of age
  7. Able to transport self to patient homes
  8. Student pursuing a degree in volunteer management, human resources, non-profit management, community relations, communication or related field preferred


  1. Completion of application, interview, background check, health screening, TB test, and volunteer orientation
  2. Records accurate, objective, timely documentation of volunteer activities
  3. Completes mandatory required learning annually
  4. Attends volunteer support meetings and education as needed


  • Data Entry
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Customer Service

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 15 hours per week for fall semester and/or spring
  • health screening
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