Job Shadow Sites
Job Shadow Sites
Please select three job shadow sites from the list below that you would want to visit for your job shadow day over winter break. You will be matched with ONE of your three choices.
AstraZeneca - We would provide a site tour for the individual. Tour would include formulation, packing, warehouse, Quality Control and supply chain.
Bowling Green Fire Department- Student will arrive at 0800 and be given a tour of the fire station and apparatus.
Students will be able to view how various pieces of equipment are operated. Students
may participate in approved training exercises such as climbing a ladder, deploying
and flowing a fire hose, and other training. Students will ride with crews while responding
to emergencies and observe at approved emergency scenes.
Health Business Navigators - Depending on the day, possibly attend a staff meeting; observe client meetings on GoToMeeting, proposal being prepared, analysis of a physician practice rates with payers such as Anthem, Aetna, UHC, etc., credentialing staff managing the credentials of healthcare providers who wish to participate with health plans, etc.
Inked Brands - We could provide job-shadowing opportunities for graphic design, photography/videography, marketing, public relations, journalism, accounting, human resources, merchandising, and general business. The number of students is capped at 3, but we'd be willing to welcome over that number. If we are limited to 3, we'd prefer them to be focused in photography, graphic design, or marketing.
LORD Corporation - Students can job shadow various employees through a good part of the day to get a feel what a particular job is like. We have having the following number of students in each category: (1) accounting, (1) HR, (3) Engineering, (2) Operations and (1)Safety.
Pan-Oston - A Company tour with an overview of all of our departments; engineering, account management, manufacturing, financial accounting, service, HR, Marketing, etc. Shadowing me during checking on social media and email marketing dashboard analysis, approving time cards, updating sales goals, and other marketing functions.
Social Security Administration - Provide overview of working at SSA. Job shadow employees that work in different positions Mock interview Various quick to learn projects.
Warren County Head Start through Community Action of Southern Kentucky- The student will have the opportunity to do three things. First, they will shadow myself where they will learn the ways of running a successful preschool program. This includes licensing regulations, building codes, Head Start specific policies and procedures, etc. Secondly, they will be able to shadow the supporting staff that handle case management with the families. The supporting staff are more closely involved with the families they serve and are there to support whatever needs they may have. Lastly, they will have the opportunity to observe one of our classrooms and be able to talk with the teacher if they so choose. The teacher can give them insight into running a classroom, behavior management, curriculum use, etc.
Span Tech LLC - Shadow with the Design Engineering Department observing the use of Span Tech Proprietary Software - Estimator, Navigator, Torque Master, and Solid Works 3D Solid Modeling to prepare Design Approval Documents for our customers. Observe the manufacturing and assembly operations of the Material Handling Systems that are currently in operation. Observe our Training Room that displays the typical conveyor systems that are designed on a daily basis.
Girl Scouts of Kentucky's Wilderness Road Council - A student would have the opportunity to work with myself or another coworker depending on the nonprofit experience they desire. My job varies from day to day, so I could work with a student on how to schedule and attend relational meetings with elementary and middle school administrators, register volunteers, or create programs for girls.
Deckel & Moneypenny Exhibits - Tour of the facility, roundtables with design and account coordination team
Kentucky Venues- In January we will be preparing for one of our largest events, the National Farm Machinery Show. During the visit we will show students what it takes to prepare, market, and sell a large nationally recognized event. We can take a facility tour and talk about events curently taking place, and the National Farm Machinery Show coming up. Students are welcome to attend planning, marketing, or sponsorship meetings taking place on the day they visit. We can walk them through the planning and soliciting process of the Event as well.
Louis T. Roth CPAs - Meet with staff accountant to work thru a business return, see the software that is being used, talk about tax season, the CPA exam, the importance of work/life balance within a firm. -Meet with a partner to talk about what their job is like at their level and possible career paths, etc.
Senior Community Center- Our center has a variety of activities based on nutritional, social, and health goals. Each day is different and being a non-profit, we all wear different hats. So it is hard to predict in advance what activities will take place, depending on the date. We provide and coordinate services and social activities for seniors that enhance their dignity, improve their independence and encourage their involvement in the community.
ST. ALOYSIUS CATHOLIC SCHOOL - We have preschool - 8th grade classrooms and would be happy to host any students that are interested in teaching. Students could observe, work in small student groups, or even lead a mini lesson for a class if they felt comfortable. Our school counselor would also be willing to have a shadow if there are students looking into that particular field. We are always happy to host field experience observation hours as well throughout the year. I am indicating 3 for the total number of students below, but am open to more.
Kentucky State Government, Labor Cabinet - The KY Labor Cabinet would welcome students for a job shadowing experience in any of the following areas: workplace safety (including health and safety fields of study), information technology, public policy, legal studies, criminal justice and/or investigative work, human resources, accounting, fiscal management, and training and development. Student's shadowing experience would include an overview on KY State Government, in-depth overview of the KY Labor Cabinet, tour and introductions at the KY Labor Cabinet, pairing of student with a host/mentor for the day, and overview and exposure to the specific area/programs in which the student matched with the KY Labor Cabinet. For example, if a student matched on Workplace Safety, then they could be paired with a Safety Consultant and follow them on a safety consultation/survey out on a field visit to a requesting business. We anticipate providing the students with the "why" of the KY Labor Cabinet and giving them exposure to KY State Governments and our Cabinet, but also hands-on exposure to the "how" we conduct our business.
Landscape Workshop, LLC-Students will shadow the general manager and/or the account managers of our landscaping
branch in Nashville, TN. Their experience may include property visits, client and/or
staff meetings, crew supervising, learning about the business elements behind the
branch, etc. They would have opportunity to ask questions and learn more about our
company and the green industry overall.