Careers & Internships

At CPH, your skills and ideas have a direct impact on our corporate mission. Here, your work helps further the CPH mission to provide products and services that aid and strengthen the Church in sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ throughout the world.

Career Opportunities

Material Handler

Full-time

Concordia Publishing House (CPH), the publishing arm of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS), is seeking a Material Handler. This position is responsible for movement of inventory in the warehouse, distribution center, and receiving by utilizing material handling equipment (e.g.: electric fork truck or transporter.) The movement of materials is directed with the aid of a RF Scanner for input and output of data into the inventory management system.

Specific duties include:

  • Moving materials and inventory as guided by the inventory management system and the RF Scanners.
  • Accurately counting all material and inventory for receiving, put away, pulling, and replenishment processes.
  • Ensuring the product and inventory locations are accurately recorded.
  • Keeping work areas and aisles neat and free of debris, pallets, products, and inventory while working in a safe manner and following all safety procedures.
  • Assisting with other duties as assigned, including but not limited to, picking/packing sales orders, creating bin-to-bin moves, cardboard recycling, replenishment of curriculum area, and assisting in the Receiving Area with receiving-related duties.

The ideal candidate will possess the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs. and be able to stand for extended periods of time each day.
  • Should have at least one year experience in a production environment and possess a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be organized and have good attention to detail.
  • Must have the ability to count, read, and work according to production standards.
  • Ability to operate material handling equipment.
  • Knowledge of warehousing and inventory procedures.
  • Strong PC skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Power Point, Excel, Outlook).

CPH is mission-focused, customer-driven, and exists for the purpose of providing Christian resources that meet the needs of its customers today and in the future. CPH has been certified as a Best Christian Workplace by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute, is a winner of the Missouri Quality Award, and the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. CPH offers competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package featuring:

  • Full Medical coverage (no out-of-pocket premiums for employees), as well as dental, prescription drug, and vision care benefits
  • 20 Days of Accrued Paid Time Off (PTO) in your first year of employment
  • Company-provided retirement pension and 403(b) retirement plan featuring a $.60/$1 match; disability and survivor benefits; accidental death insurance
  • Opportunity to receive a profit-sharing bonus
  • Many other benefits are provided including onsite cafeteria and fitness center, free gated/secured parking, business casual dress code, tuition reimbursement, and a friendly, team-oriented work environment with a quality-focused management culture.

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Life at CPH

$8,875

donated in 2018 to various charities through Casual for a Cause

858

backpacks for kids stuffed and distributed at our annual Operation F.U.N. event (For a United Neighborhood)

200+

Gus’ Pretzels consumed during employee appreciation days in 2018

2,160+

shuffleboard points scored

550 lbs.

to lift, push, and pull in our on-site fitness center

Weekly chapel

on Wednesday mornings

55+ years

of being on mission through Concordia Gospel Outreach

Annual washers tournament

A chance for you to dethrone the ranking champs

 

Benefits & Perks

Keep your bank account healthy with competitive pay, 403(b), and employer match.
Stay healthy and happy with incredible health, dental, and vision benefits.
Enjoy work-life balance with flex-time and generous paid-time off.
Our on-site cafeteria offers breakfast, lunch, coffee, and snacks at great prices.
Stay fit with our on-site workout center and free fitness classes.
Step away from your desk and play a game of Ping-Pong, Foosball, or shuffleboard.
Casual for a Cause is our twist on casual Fridays. Wear jeans and give to a great cause.
Like baseball? Employees win tickets to Cardinals games all season long!
Going on a mission trip? Eligible employees get up to two weeks of paid time off.
Take time off to care for your new family with generous parental leave options.
Thinking of going back to school? Take advantage of tuition reimbursement options.
Whatever you do at CPH, your work directly supports our mission to share the Gospel.


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CPHers celebrate the Cardinals winning the 2011 World Series.

Internships

"Working with such creative and faithful people gave me a deeper understanding of the joy found in ministry. I am confident that my spiritual growth and the connections I made prepared me for a strong future in serving the Church."

— April, Curriculum Resources Intern

April, Curriculum Resources Intern

"The atmosphere at CPH was really open and friendly. People at CPH genuinely care about you and want to make sure you learn the skills you need to succeed in your future career. I learned many valuable skills that I will take with me."

— Audrey, Church Supplies Intern

Audrey, Church Supplies Intern

"CPH's internship provided an insight to how hard people work to equip the Church with quality products and materials. God blessed me this summer by allowing me to interact with those people and products."

— Jacob, Book Production Intern

Jacob, Book Production Intern

"I've always loved CPH VBS, but being the VBS intern made me love it even more and in a new way. It was so rewarding to help create for the future and know that God will work through what we did!"

— Jayme, VBS Intern

Rachel, Marketing, Worship Resources Intern

"Growing up in the Lutheran school system I have always wanted to serve the church, and in CPH I found a place where I can do that while still utilizing the talents God gave me."

— Katie, Marketing Intern

Katie, Marketing Intern

"As an intern at CPH, I was stretched to learn new skills, to serve the Church, and to grow in my faith. Each project equipped me to be successful in my career and continually be grounded in faith."

— Adele, Marketing Intern

Adele, Marketing Intern

"I learned so much about handling tough situations, the effort behind a 'simple' social media post, and finding my writing voice. This experience enriched the information I learned in school and gave me new perspectives to consider."

— Emily, Public Relations/Publicity Intern

Emily, Public Relations/Publicity Intern

Marketing/Communications/Journalism Internships

Copywriting Intern

Full-time, temporary (Summer 2020)

Concordia Publishing House (CPH), the publishing arm of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, is seeking a Copywriting Intern in our Marketing Department. This intern will be responsible for writing promotional copy for the web and email marketing campaigns, including content blogs, emails, landing pages, product descriptions, and print ads, as well as other marketing assignments. The candidate should understand the needs of the church and be able to create content that meets LCMS doctrinal standards.

Specific duties include:

  • Write clear, concise, engaging, and accurate copy for optimal user experience and measurable results.
  • Work inter-departmentally with Marketing, Corporate Communications, Design, and Editorial to gather information, generate ideas, and gain consensus.
  • Write copy that is optimized for search engines.
  • Ensure consistency in terminology, voice, style, and messaging.

Qualifications:

  • Coursework or major in English, Journalism, Communications, Marketing, or related field.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office. Experience with Adobe tools is highly desired, especially InDesign/InCopy.
  • Completion of Junior year of study at the time of the internship, but still having full-time undergraduate status.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Ability to incorporate outside opinions into copy, make revisions based on iterative feedback, and accept and provide constructive feedback.
  • Strong editing/proofreading skills, problem-solving, and strategic thinking.
  • Active membership in a LCMS congregation.
  • Active involvement in campus life.

Interns will be paid at a rate of $12.00 per hour. Students from outside the St. Louis area will receive a housing allowance in the amount of $125.00 per week.

To apply:

  • Submit an online application and upload a curriculum vitae or resume as part of the online application process.
  • Submit one or more letters of recommendation from professors to CPH. Letters of reference should be sent to cphresume@cph.org.

Applications, resumes, and letters of recommendation will be accepted until February 1, 2020.

CPH is mission-focused, customer-driven, and exists to provide Christian resources that meet the needs of its customers today and in the future. CPH has been certified as a Best Christian Workplace by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute and is a winner of the Missouri Quality Award and the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. CPH offers competitive pay and a friendly, team-oriented work environment. Our management culture solicits and recognizes employees for their ideas on opportunities to continually improve the company and our service to customers. We are looking for the best candidates to share in our vision.

To apply please email your resume to cphresume@cph.org

Apply Now

Marketing Content Intern

Full-time, temporary (Summer 2020)

Concordia Publishing House (CPH), the publishing arm of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, is seeking a Marketing Content Intern in our Marketing Department. This intern will be responsible for creating compelling, customer-focused content for the web and email marketing campaigns, as well as other marketing assignments. The candidate should understand the needs of the church and be able to create content that meets LCMS doctrinal standards.

Specific duties include:

  • Developing clear, concise, engaging, and accurate web content for optimal user experience and measurable results.
  • Work within Marketing, as well as with Corporate Communications, Design, and Editorial, to gather information, generate ideas, and gain consensus.
  • Prepare and improve web content that is optimized for search engines.
  • Gauge market activity and customer engagement through competitor analysis.
  • Research product effectiveness through communications with customers.
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously under strict deadlines.

Qualifications:

  • Coursework or major in Marketing, Communications, Journalism, or related field.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office. Experience with Adobe tools is highly desired, especially InDesign/InCopy.
  • Experience with video editing software is a plus.
  • Completion of Junior year of study at the time of the internship, but still having full-time undergraduate status.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Ability to incorporate outside opinions into copy, make revisions based on iterative feedback, and maintain a healthy sense of urgency.
  • Strong editing/proofreading skills, problem-solving, and strategic thinking.
  • Active membership in an LCMS congregation.
  • Active involvement in campus life.

Interns will be paid at a rate of $12.00 per hour. Students from outside the St. Louis area will receive a housing allowance in the amount of $125.00 per week.

To apply:

  • Submit an online application and upload a curriculum vitae or resume as part of the online application process.
  • Submit one or more letters of recommendation from professors to CPH. Letters of reference should be sent to cphresume@cph.org.

Applications, resumes, and letters of recommendation will be accepted until February 1, 2020.

CPH is mission-focused, customer-driven, and exists to provide Christian resources that meet the needs of its customers today and in the future. CPH has been certified as a Best Christian Workplace by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute and is a winner of the Missouri Quality Award and the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. CPH offers competitive pay and a friendly, team-oriented work environment. Our management culture solicits and recognizes employees for their ideas on opportunities to continually improve the company and our service to customers. We are looking for the best candidates to share in our vision.

To apply please email your resume to cphresume@cph.org

Apply Now

Public Relations/Publicity Intern

Full-time, temporary (Summer 2020)

Concordia Publishing House (CPH), the publishing arm of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, is seeking a Public Relations/Publicity intern in our Marketing Department. This intern will be responsible for creating compelling, customer-focused content for Public Relations and Publicity campaigns, influencer research, as well as other assignments to support the promotion of CPH products and services. The candidate should understand the needs of the church and be able to create content that meets LCMS doctrinal standards.

Specific duties include:

  • Working collaboratively with Marketing, Design, Editorial, and Concordia Gospel Outreach to gather information and generate ideas.
  • Drafting and editing compelling copy for media releases, newsletters, blogs, and other media outreach to support authors, product, and corporate campaigns.
  • Ensuring consistency in terminology, voice, style, and messaging.
  • Researching and creating target lists for influencer outreach.
  • Identifying and pitching relevant media opportunities.
  • Conducting social media research and creating engaging, appropriate social media content.
  • Assisting with the logistics of corporate events utilizing a high level of professionalism.
  • Managing multiple projects simultaneously under strict deadlines and meeting or exceeding internal productivity, editing, and scheduling timelines.

Qualifications:

  • Coursework or major in Marketing, Communications, English, or Journalism.
  • Completion of Junior year of study at the time of the internship, but still having full-time undergraduate status.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
  • Strong editing and proofreading skills-- strives to achieve 100% ‘right the first time’.
  • Effective organizational skills to plan work schedule and manage multiple projects.
  • Problem solving and strategic thinking.
  • Ability to incorporate outside opinions into copy, make revisions based on iterative feedback, and maintain a healthy sense of urgency.
  • Active membership in an LCMS congregation.
  • Active involvement in campus life.

Interns will be paid at a rate of $12.00 per hour. Students from outside the St. Louis area will receive a housing allowance in the amount of $125.00 per week.

To apply:

  • Submit an online application and upload a curriculum vitae or resume as part of the online application process.
  • Submit one or more letters of recommendation from professors to CPH. Letters of reference should be sent to cphresume@cph.org.

Applications, resumes, and letters of recommendation will be accepted until February 1, 2020.

CPH is mission-focused, customer-driven, and exists to provide Christian resources that meet the needs of its customers today and in the future. CPH has been certified as a Best Christian Workplace by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute and is a winner of the Missouri Quality Award and the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. CPH offers competitive pay and a friendly, team-oriented work environment. Our management culture solicits and recognizes employees for their ideas on opportunities to continually improve the company and our service to customers. We are looking for the best candidates to share in our vision.

To apply please email your resume to cphresume@cph.org

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Editorial/English/Theology Internships

Editorial Intern (Curriculum Resources)

Full-time, temporary (Summer 2020)

Concordia Publishing House (CPH), the publishing arm of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, is seeking a Curriculum Resources intern in our Editorial Department. The intern will assist editors with manuscript preparation, resource planning and development, research, and cataloging previous curriculum assets.

Specific duties include:

  • Write content for the development of new CPH curriculum, such as Sunday School and Day School resources.
  • Review and correct curriculum to ensure grammatical, doctrinal, and educational integrity.
  • Assist with developmental learning objectives for various ages.
  • Assist with organizing curriculum assets.
  • Other work to support the curriculum editorial team as time allows.

Qualifications:

  • Major in Education (Language Arts, Theology, or related field).
  • Pursuing a Lutheran Teacher Diploma or similar.
  • Strong writing skills with proficiency in Word and Adobe tools.
  • Completion of Junior year of study at the time of the internship, but still having full-time undergraduate status.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Active member in a LCMS congregation.
  • Active involvement in campus life.

Interns will be paid at a rate of $12.00 per hour. Students from outside the St. Louis area will receive a housing allowance in the amount of $125.00 per week.

To apply:

  • Submit an online application and upload a curriculum vitae or resume as part of the online application process.
  • Submit one or more letters of recommendation from professors to CPH. Letters of reference should be sent to cphresume@cph.org.

Applications, resumes, and letters of recommendation will be accepted until February 1, 2020.

CPH is mission-focused, customer-driven, and exists to provide Christian resources that meet the needs of its customers today and in the future. CPH has been certified as a Best Christian Workplace by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute and is a winner of the Missouri Quality Award and the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. CPH offers competitive pay and a friendly, team-oriented work environment. Our management culture solicits and recognizes employees for their ideas on opportunities to continually improve the company and our service to customers. We are looking for the best candidates to share in our vision.

To apply please email your resume to cphresume@cph.org

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Editorial Intern (Digital Curriculum Development)

Full-time, temporary (Summer 2020)

Concordia Publishing House (CPH), the publishing arm of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, is seeking a Digital Curriculum Intern in our Editorial Department. The intern will assist editors in researching and creating content for editorial projects (print, digital, and video) that will be resources for LCMS pastors, church workers, congregations, and families. Examples of these types of resources include books and CPH FaithCourses.

Specific duties include:

  • Creating content for printed and video-based resources.
  • Preparing author video shoots.
  • Formatting and styling manuscripts using MS Word according to guidelines and templates provided by editors.
  • Fact checking and correcting material to ensure grammatical and doctrinal integrity.
  • Researching and compiling data in spreadsheets.
  • Writing for various content needs.
  • Processing and archiving library assets, including compiling material for binding.

Qualifications:

  • Coursework or major in theology or related field, and/or experience studying Lutheran theology, doctrine, and culture.
  • Must have experience with both Mac and PC computer systems.
  • Proficient in Word and Adobe tools.
  • Completion of Junior year of study at the time of the internship, but still having full-time undergraduate status.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Experience with video editing software (Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere) and InDesign/InCopy is desired.
  • Active membership in an LCMS congregation
  • Active involvement in campus life.

Interns will be paid at a rate of $12.00 per hour. Students from outside the St. Louis area will receive a housing allowance in the amount of $125.00 per week.

To apply:

  • Submit an online application and upload a curriculum vitae or resume as part of the online application process.
  • Submit one or more letters of recommendation from professors to CPH. Letters of reference should be sent to cphresume@cph.org.

Applications, resumes, and letters of recommendation will be accepted until February 1, 2020.

CPH is mission-focused, customer-driven, and exists to provide Christian resources that meet the needs of its customers today and in the future. CPH has been certified as a Best Christian Workplace by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute and is a winner of the Missouri Quality Award and the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. CPH offers competitive pay and a friendly, team-oriented work environment. Our management culture solicits and recognizes employees for their ideas on opportunities to continually improve the company and our service to customers. We are looking for the best candidates to share in our vision.

To apply please email your resume to cphresume@cph.org

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Editorial Intern (Vacation Bible School)

Full-time, temporary (Summer 2020)

Concordia Publishing House (CPH), the publishing arm of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, is seeking a VBS Intern in our Editorial Department. The intern will assist editors with manuscript preparation, resource planning and development, and gathering information for VBS resources.

Specific duties include:

  • Review and correct manuscripts to ensure grammatical, doctrinal, and educational integrity.
  • Prepare information and applications for the files needed for the VBS assets used by VBS leaders. This includes working with the editor and designer to create over 200 pieces for these materials.
  • Provide support for video shoots for VBS occurring during the internship. This may include the Promo Video, Skit Videos, and Song-Action Videos.
  • Edit materials as assigned.
  • Assist with resource planning and development.

Qualifications:

  • Coursework or major in Education, Journalism, Church Work, or related field.
  • Proficient in Word and Adobe tools.
  • Completion of Junior year of study at the time of the internship, but still having full-time undergraduate status.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Previous experience in VBS events.
  • Active membership in an LCMS congregation.
  • Active involvement in campus life.

Interns will be paid at a rate of $12.00 per hour. Students from outside the St. Louis area will receive a housing allowance in the amount of $125.00 per week.

To apply:

  • Submit an online application and upload a curriculum vitae or resume as part of the online application process.
  • Submit one or more letters of recommendation from professors to CPH. Letters of reference should be sent to cphresume@cph.org.

Applications, resumes, and letters of recommendation will be accepted until February 1, 2020.

CPH is mission-focused, customer-driven, and exists to provide Christian resources that meet the needs of its customers today and in the future. CPH has been certified as a Best Christian Workplace by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute and is a winner of the Missouri Quality Award and the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. CPH offers competitive pay and a friendly, team-oriented work environment. Our management culture solicits and recognizes employees for their ideas on opportunities to continually improve the company and our service to customers. We are looking for the best candidates to share in our vision.

To apply please email your resume to cphresume@cph.org

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Information Technology/Computer Science/MIS Internships

Network Operations Intern (Information Technology)

Full-time, temporary (Summer 2020)

Concordia Publishing House (CPH), the publishing arm of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, is seeking a Network Operations intern in our IT department. This intern will gain exciting real-world experience at a dynamic organization, where you will have an opportunity to assist with workstation management and support, including the use of our FreshService ticketing system and the deployment of a large number of replacement and upgraded workstations.

Specific duties include:

  • Software & Hardware support of multiple OS Platforms—Windows 7 through 10, and Mac OS Catalina.
  • Configuration and installation of workstations and laptops.
  • Installation and configuration of various software components including Microsoft Office 365 and Adobe Creative Cloud Suite.
  • Troubleshooting and problem resolution of help desk calls.

Qualifications:

  • Coursework or major in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field.
  • Interest/understanding of network administration and workstation support.
  • Basic experience in computer science, scripting or coding in any languages such as Python, Windows PowerShell, or Bash.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products, including Office 365 (Outlook, Excel, OneNote), experience with Windows 7 through 10, and use of macros.
  • IT troubleshooting experience preferred.
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 40 lbs.
  • Completion of Junior year of study at the time of the internship, but still having full-time undergraduate status.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Active membership in a LCMS congregation.
  • Active involvement in campus life.

Interns will be paid at a rate of $12.00 per hour. Students from outside the St. Louis area will receive a housing allowance in the amount of $125.00 per week.

To apply:

  • Submit an online application and upload a curriculum vitae or resume as part of the online application process.
  • Submit one or more letters of recommendation from professors to CPH. Letters of reference should be sent to cphresume@cph.org.

Applications, resumes, and letters of recommendation will be accepted until February 1, 2020.

CPH is mission-focused, customer-driven, and exists to provide Christian resources that meet the needs of its customers today and in the future. CPH has been certified as a Best Christian Workplace by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute and is a winner of the Missouri Quality Award and the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. CPH offers competitive pay and a friendly, team-oriented work environment. Our management culture solicits and recognizes employees for their ideas on opportunities to continually improve the company and our service to customers. We are looking for the best candidates to share in our vision.

To apply please email your resume to cphresume@cph.org

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Project Management Intern (Information Technology)

Full-time, temporary (Summer 2020)

Concordia Publishing House (CPH), the publishing arm of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, is seeking a Project Management Intern in our IT department. This intern will assist with all facets of managing the implementation of a new Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system for the organization in 2020. The intern will receive a comprehensive exposure to project management using Agile and waterfall methodologies, develop an understanding of IT operations and service delivery, and learn to identify problems and resolve project risks/issues.

Specific duties include:

  • Supporting the Project Manager in managing project schedules, milestones, reporting, and deliverables.
  • Ensuring that weekly project statuses from team members are formally tracked/reported to various project stakeholders.
  • Assisting with the identification, documentation and management of needs, scope, availability, commitments, constraints, risks, issues, assumptions, dependencies, deadlines, project documentation, and other project deliverables as part of the overall Project Work Plan.
  • Scheduling and facilitating project meetings with business stakeholders, as well as department team meetings.

Qualifications:

  • Coursework or major in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Management, or related field.
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to focus, collaborate, multi-task, and solve problems.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office software products, including Office 365 (Outlook, Excel, OneNote).
  • Completion of Junior year of study at the time of the internship, but still having full-time undergraduate status.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Active membership in a LCMS congregation.
  • Active involvement in campus life.

Interns will be paid at a rate of $12.00 per hour. Students from outside the St. Louis area will receive a housing allowance in the amount of $125.00 per week.

To apply:

  • Submit an online application and upload a curriculum vitae or resume as part of the online application process.
  • Submit one or more letters of recommendation from professors to CPH. Letters of reference should be sent to cphresume@cph.org.

Applications, resumes, and letters of recommendation will be accepted until February 1, 2020.

CPH is mission-focused, customer-driven, and exists to provide Christian resources that meet the needs of its customers today and in the future. CPH has been certified as a Best Christian Workplace by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute and is a winner of the Missouri Quality Award and the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. CPH offers competitive pay and a friendly, team-oriented work environment. Our management culture solicits and recognizes employees for their ideas on opportunities to continually improve the company and our service to customers. We are looking for the best candidates to share in our vision.

To apply please email your resume to cphresume@cph.org

Apply Now

Web Development Intern (Information Technology)

Full-time, temporary (Summer 2020)

Concordia Publishing House (CPH), the publishing arm of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, is seeking a Web Development Intern for our IT department. This intern will gain exciting real-world experience at a dynamic organization, while participating in all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) in an agile development environment.

Specific duties include:

  • Assisting software developers with code development, testing, and documenting of new web 2.0 applications for a complex eCommerce website.
  • Continuous improvement of existing applications.
  • Assessing new application ideas.
  • Interacting with stakeholders.
  • Participating in team stand-ups, sprint planning, and code reviews.

Qualifications:

  • Coursework or major in Computer Science, or other IT-related degree.
  • Familiarity with C#.NET and/or ASP.NET, HTML, CSS, and SQL.
  • Basic understanding of web 2.0 applications architecture and relational databases.
  • Excellent analytical and mathematical skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Completion of Junior year of study at the time of the internship, but still having full-time undergraduate status.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Active membership in a LCMS congregation.
  • Active involvement in campus life.

Interns will be paid at a rate of $12.00 per hour. Students from outside the St. Louis area will receive a housing allowance in the amount of $125.00 per week.

To apply:

  • Submit an online application and upload a curriculum vitae or resume as part of the online application process.
  • Submit one or more letters of recommendation from professors to CPH. Letters of reference should be sent to cphresume@cph.org.

Applications, resumes, and letters of recommendation will be accepted until February 1, 2020.

CPH is mission-focused, customer-driven, and exists to provide Christian resources that meet the needs of its customers today and in the future. CPH has been certified as a Best Christian Workplace by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute and is a winner of the Missouri Quality Award and the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. CPH offers competitive pay and a friendly, team-oriented work environment. Our management culture solicits and recognizes employees for their ideas on opportunities to continually improve the company and our service to customers. We are looking for the best candidates to share in our vision.

To apply please email your resume to cphresume@cph.org

Apply Now

About Our Internship Program

The intent of this program is to provide practical experience in various aspects of publishing and general business as well as leadership development. The focus will be on the Concordia University system, however students from other colleges/universities who meet all requirements and are an active member of an LCMS congregation will be considered.

Qualifications:

Successful candidates will have the following qualifications:

  • Completion of Junior year of study at the time of the internship, but still having full-time undergraduate status.
  • Minimum cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Active involvement in campus life.
  • Active membership in an LCMS congregation.

Selection

Students must be nominated by a professor from their college/university. Students should submit their curriculum vitae or résumé and one or more letters of recommendation (from a professor).

Credit

Students can earn three hours of credit (pass/fail) upon successful completion of the internship if the student's university permits. Students should check with their university for information on receiving credit for their internship.

Internship Duration

Internships will begin on May 26, 2020 and conclude on July 31, 2020. An unpaid week of vacation directly before OR after the July 4 holiday is optional.

Compensation

Interns will be paid at a rate of $12.00 per hour. Students from outside the St. Louis area will receive a housing allowance in the amount of $125.00 per week. Interns are responsible for housing arrangements. Working hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday–Friday.

Training

Interns will receive the following training in a manner similar to a new CPH employee:

  • CPH history and place among LCMS entities.
  • CPH mission, vision, and horizons.
  • Introduction to CPH departments and functions.
  • Overview of CPH products and distribution channels.
Nominations

Candidates should complete an online application at www.cph.org and upload a curriculum vitae or resume as part of the application process. Additionally, applicants should submit one or more letters of recommendation from professors via email to cphresume@cph.org or mailed to:

Concordia Publishing House
Attn: Human Resources
3558 S. Jefferson Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63118

All documents must be submitted and received by CPH no later than February 1, 2020.

Announcements

Selected students for the 2020 Summer Internship program will be notified no later than Friday, March 13, 2020.

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  • Cardinals baseball
  • Blues hockey
  • SLU basketball
Good Eats
Good Eats
  • Ted Drewes Frozen Custard
  • The Hill—some of the best Italian cuisine around
  • Taste of St. Louis
  • Delicious international cuisine

St. Louis, MO 63118-3968
  Monday–Friday from 7:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. CT