Career Launch

Summer Jobs Program

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Kern County Summer Jobs Program is a partnership with the Women's and Girls' Fund and Bank of America. The program brings the benefits of job training to youth and businesses in Kern County. Since the inception of the Summer Jobs Program in 2013, nearly 1,900 local teens have received workforce development training, and 348 teens have received a paid summer job (internship) with many local companies

Career Launch 2021 Interns

Thank You 
2021 Summer Jobs Program Sponsors & Intern Sites!

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2021 Intern Sites

  • Bakersfield Museum of Art

  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Kern County

  • DLB Fire Protection

  • Kern County Library

  • KGET-TV 17/TELEMUNDO

  • Kwik Signs, Inc.

  • Logic Film Company

  • Office of Assemblymember Vince Fong

  • Office of Supervisor Leticia Perez

*If you're interested in participating in the 2022's Summer Jobs Program as a high school teen or local employer, contact Maggie Cushine.