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PC Systems Intern

National Indemnity Company Omaha, NE

Job Description

*Candidates must be local and able to work in Omaha for at least one year while taking on a full-time courseload.*


National Indemnity Company is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway group of insurance companies. We are located downtown, close to campus and offer flexible hours dependent on the student's class schedule. This is a paid internship.



  • Flexible; Between 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
  • 15-30 hours per week depending on the applicant's schedule
  • Up to 40 hours available in the summer

Duties include:

  • Configuring new personal computers for users; assembling and installing hardware components; installing and configuring software; testing all aspects of hardware and software to ensure equipment is properly set up for end users
  • Reconfiguring existing personal computers and related software for users
  • Installing or upgrading software on workstations
  • Documenting computer configuration and inventory information
  • Following, maintaining, and updating documentation regarding the process of configuring and installing hardware and software
  • Light programming of small Intranet and Internet applications


During this internship, the student will learn:

  • How PCs are deployed and used in a business environment
  • Wired and wireless network troubleshooting techniques
  • PC hardware and software troubleshooting and repair
  • Skills for being a member of a help desk team
  • Methods for deploying and managing anti-virus and Windows Updates



  • Freshman or sophomore
  • Major in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Assurance, MIS, or equivalent
  • Understanding and ability to configure personal computer hardware and related software
  • Knowledge of Windows 7 (and newer) and Office 2013 (and newer)
  • Familiarity with networking and client/server applications
  • Basic keyboarding skill
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Work with detail with accuracy
  • Maintain strict confidentiality
  • Lift and carry objects weighing up to 50 pounds

Job Details

Date Posted May 31, 2018
Date Closes June 30, 2018
Requisition 2193
Address 1314 Douglas Street
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Omaha World Herald Building
Job Type Full-time Internship
Compensation Hourly Wage, starting at $12.00, Based on Experience
Hours 15-40 hours per week
SOC Category 15-1041.00 Computer Support Specialists
Zipcode 68102-1944

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Medical
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Flexible Hours
  • Health Fair
  • Holiday Party
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Wellness Program

This job requires the following skills

  • Business - Communication
  • Business - Math
  • Microsoft - Excel
  • Microsoft - Outlook
  • Microsoft - Word
  • Computer Usage
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Hardware Installation / Setup
  • Microsoft Windows Desktop
  • Customer Service / Troubleshooting
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Medical
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Flexible Hours