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United Fire Group System Administrator Intern in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Are you looking for an opportunity to grow as a young professional? Do you enjoy being part of a team where you contribute to a company’s success? If so, than our internship program is just what you're looking for!

Here at UFG Insurance, we are a company with SPIRIT (Service, Partnerships, Innovation, Respect, Integrity, Trust) We believe in our vision to always deliver on our promises. Promises to our employees, policyholders, agents, shareholders, and communities. If you believe in our values, then we encourage you to apply to our internship program today.

UFG offers you an award-winning workplace and a trustworthy, financially stable company. While we’ve always known our commitment to employees and financial stewardship, it is good to have others recognize our dedicated efforts. We've been named an Iowa Top Workplace by the Des Moines Register for four consecutive years, and included on Forbes’ “America’s Most Trustworthy Financial Companies” every year since 2014. Additionally, UFG is a super-regional property and casualty insurer rated “A” (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company.

The schedule is from 8:00AM – 4:30PM Monday - Friday during the summer months of 2021. We look forward to hearing from you!

As a Systems Administrator Intern you will have numerous opportunities to interact with all parts of the organization, including presenting to senior management.

Here's what to expect:

  • Develop an understanding of the basic functions in a property and casualty insurance company

  • Gain an understanding of each function within the Information Technology team

  • Participate and contribute in meetings

  • Help diagnose and resolve hardware and software problems

  • Analyze possible network modifications to improve performance and features

At UFG, we want you to succeed!

Here's what it takes:

  • Current student pursuing a degree in computer science or related field

  • Knowledge in network administration, server administration, and desktop or help desk support

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite

  • Motivated self-starter

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • Creative and resourceful

  • Possess ability to communicate clearly with project team

ID: 2020-2281

Travel: None

External Company Name: United Fire Group

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Street: 118 Second Ave SE