Job Shadowing

Want to learn more about a particular career field you would like to pursue in college? Complete a job shadowing experience, which can count toward your eight hours of community service. Job shadowing allows you to spend time with professionals in your career field of interest.

How to Complete a Job Shadowing Placement:

  1. Find a job shadowing opportunity below in your field of interest. Be sure to look for opportunities, not only in your county, but in the surrounding counties as well.
  2. Complete the job shadowing request form. Students must complete this form to participate. Do not contact the employer directly.
  3. tnAchieves will follow up with you via email.
EAST TENNESSEE JOB SHADOWING OPPORTUNITIES

COUNTY

EMPLOYER

INDUSTRIES TO SHADOW

ANDERSON

Anderson County High School

Secondary Education & Instruction

Anderson County Preschool

Childcare

Judy Gooch Interiors

Interior Design

Junior Achievement of East Tennessee

Nonprofit / Education

Roane State Community College

Post Secondary/Higher Education

Tennessee State Senate

Legislature

BLEDSOE

Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative

Utilities / Customer Service

TN Dept. of Children's Service

Child Welfare Services

TN Dept. of Correction

Corrections / Parole

BLOUNT

Blount County School System

Elementary Education / School Counseling

Blount Partnership

Economic Development

City of Maryville

City Government

Clayton Homes

Manufacturing / Insurance / Sales

Colonial Loan Association

Finance

Mary Best West Communications, LLC

Marketing /  Public Relations

Pellissippi State Community College, Blount Co.

Postsecondary Education / Administrative Assistant

Realty Executives

Real Estate

TeamHealth

Aviation

Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance

Insurance

BRADLEY

Cleveland City Schools

Education

Cleveland State Community College

Post-Secondary Education

Prospect Elementary School

Elementary Education & Instruction

CAMPBELL

Edward Jones

Financial Services & Advising

Indian Mountain State Park

Parks and Recreation

TCAT Jacksboro

Postsecondary Education Administration

CARTER

TCAT Elizabethton

Postsecondary Education & Financial Aid

Sycamore Shoals Hospital

Hospital Management

CLAIBORNE

Commercial Bank

Banking

Lincoln Memorial University

Postsecondary Education & Recruitment

COCKE

TN District Public Defender's Office

Paralegal, Criminal Justice, Law

CUMBERLAND

Homestead

Education

Roane state community college

post secondary/higher education

TN Dept. of Children's Services

Child Welfare Services

Upper Cumberland Federal Credit Union

Finance

GRAINGER

Washburn School

Elementary Education & Instruction

TN District Public Defender's Office

Paralegal, Criminal Justice, Law

GREENE

Greeneville City Schools

Education

Highland Elementary School

Elementary Education & Administration

Hope Center

Counseling

Morning Pointe Assisted Living

Healthcare Administration

HAMBLEN

Employee Benefit Specialists

Workforce Development

Morristown East High School

Secondary Education & Instruction

TN Career Center at Morristown

Employment Services

Walters State Community College

Postsecondary Education & Instruction

HAMILTON

Association for Training Development

Professional Training and Development

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee

Health Insurance / Business / Project Management

Chattanooga Courtyard / Marriott International

Hospitality & Hotel Management

 Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce

 

Chattanooga School for the Liberal Arts

Education (K-8) & Instruction

Chattanooga State Community College

Postsecondary Education & Instruction

Cigna

Insurance

Normal Park Museum Magnet School

Middle Grades Education

Orange Grover Center

Disability Services

Puckett's Grocery & Restaurant

Restaurant

Red Bank High School

Secondary Education & Instruction

Signal Centers, Inc.

Nonprofit

Southeast Center of Regional Excellence (CORE)

Education & Consulting

TCAT Chattanooga

Postsecondary Education & Instruction

Tennessee Aquarium

Tourism

The Salvation Army

Nonprofit / Marketing

TN Dept. of Environment & Conservation, Water Resources

Environmental

Unum

Insurance / IT / Community Relations

HAWKINS

Cherokee High School

Secondary Education

Hawkins County Board of Education

Education

Hawkins County Elementary

Education

Hawkins Farmers Co-Op

Retail & Management

Joseph Rogers Primary / Hawkins Elementary

Elementary Education / Library Services

St. Clair Elementary School

Elementary Education

Surgoinsville Elementary

Education

JEFFERSON

 Carson-Newman University

Postsecondary Education / Service Learning

Dandridge Water Management Facility

Water Management & Treatment

Jefferson County Schools

IT

Patriot Academy

Secondary Education

Public Defender's Office

Legal

TN Dept. of Children's Services

Child Welfare Services

JOHNSON

Johnson County High School

Secondary Education

Northeast Correctional Complex

Corrections / Parole

KNOX

21st Mortgage

Finance

Agate Foundations and Piering

Construction

American Career Center

Career Services

AT&T

Telecommunications

Bailey International

Mobile Hydraulics

 Bearden high school

 

BCBST

Health Insurance

Carter Cares Afterschool Program

Childcare

Central Veterinary Hospital

Veterinary Hospital

City of Knoxville

Marketing & Communications

Coulter Family Dentistry

Dentistry

Crawford and Company

Insurance

First Tennessee Bank

Banking / Commercial Lending

Green Magnet Academy

Education & Instruction

Knoxville Chamber of Commerce

Economic Development / Marketing

Knoxville ORTHOPEDIC Clinic (Currently Not Available)

Healthcare

Knoxville Zoo

Finance

Victory Pharmacy

Pharmaceutical

Pat Summitt Foundation

Nonprofit

Pellissippi State Community College

Postsecondary Education & Instruction

Pilot Flying J

Fuel and Retail

Radio Systems Corporation (PetSafe)

Pet Product Manufacturing / Brand Management

Rural/Metro of East Tennessee

Emergency Services (Medical / Fire)

South College

Pharmacy/Physician Assistant/Nursing/Physical Therapy/Education/Criminal Justice/Accounting

State Farm

Insurance

Swank, A Floral Design Co.

Floral

Tennessee Valley Authority

Utilities

The Pavilion at Hunter Valley Farm, LLC

Hospitality / Event Planning

TN Dept. of Commerce

Government/Insurance

TN Dept. of Transportation

Transportation / Human Resources / Environmental / Construction

University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Marketing & Communications / Student Services

 University of Tennessee Extension

Community Education & Outreach

 YMCA

Nonprofit

 young professionals Knoxville civitan

 

LOUDON

Philadelphia Elementary School

Middle Grades Education & Instruction

MARION

Monteagle Elementary

Elementary / Special Education

Shaw Industries Inc.

Manufacturing

South Pittsburg Elementary School

Speech Language Pathology

MCMINN

Choate Printing

Graphic Design / Commercial Printing

Financial Guidance Partners

Investment Management

Law Offices of Andrew E. Bateman, PLLC

Legal

McMinn County High School

Special Education

Tennessee Wesleyan College

Post-secondary Education & Instruction

MEIGS

Meigs South Elementary

Library Services

MONROE

State Farm Insurance

Insurance

MORGAN

Central Elementary School

Elementary Education

Morgan County Animal Hospital

Veterinary

roane state community college

post secondary/higher education

State Government, Morgan County Correctional Complex

Accounting

POLK

United States Forest Service

Forest/Wildlife

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RHEA

Rhea Economic & Tourism Council, Inc.

Economic Development

Spring City Middle School

Middle Grades Education

Suburban Manufacturing Company

Manufacturing

TN Dept. of Human Services

Social Services

ROANE

Harriman High School

Secondary / Special Education

Roane County High School

Secondary Education &

Instruction / Guidance

Roane State Community College

Postsecondary Education

Rockwood High School

Secondary Education & Instruction

TCAT Harriman

Postsecondary Education

SCOTT

Phillips Jones Wealth Management

Financial Planning

SEVIER

Hampton Inn Gatlinburg

Hospitality & Hotel Management

Jones Cove Elementary School

Elementary Education

Sevier County Schools

Education

 Sevier county high school

 

Sevierville Primary

Early Childhood Education

& Instruction

Seymour Volunteer Fire Department

Emergency Services (Fire)

SULLIVAN

City of Kingsport

City Government (Water/Sewer)

Eastman Chemical Company

Logistics / Communications

Indian Springs Elementary School

Education

Marsh Regional Blood Center

Healthcare

McAlister's Deli and Arby's

Restaurant/Business/Marketing

Miller Perry Elementary

Education

Northeast State Community College

Postsecondary Education

Peak Restaurants

Restaurant / Marketing

Pratt-Triad

Corrugated Packaging

United Way of Greater Kingsport

Nonprofit

Wellmonth Health Systems* (additional paperwork with wellmonth is required for this opportunity)

Nursing

UNICOI

Unicoi County Memorial Hospital

Healthcare Management

WASHINGTON

Brookdale Bristol

Retirement Community

CenturyLink

Telecommunications

Chick-fil-A

Restaurant

College of Public Health at ETSU

Postsecondary Education &

Data Management

Daniel Boone High School

Secondary Education & Instruction

First Tennessee Development District

Government

Johnson City Area Home Builders Association

Residential Building Industry

Keller Williams Realty

Real Estate

Sevierville primary

Education

TN Dept. of Environment & Conservation

Environmental

TruPoint Bank

Banking / Marketing

Washington County Library System

Library Services

Youth Villages

Nonprofit / Social Work

 

 

MIDDLE TENNESSEE JOB SHADOWING OPPORTUNITIES

COUNTY

EMPLOYER

INDUSTRIES TO SHADOW

BEDFORD

Bedford County Schools

Education

 Duck River Electric Membership Corporation

Utilities / Account Management

East Side Elementary

Elementary Education & Instruction

Learning Way Elementary

Elementary Education & Instruction

CANNON

Woodbury grammar school

Elementary Education & Instruction

Woodland Elementary School

Elementary Education & Instruction

Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation

Electric Service Provider

CHEATHAM

Balthrop, Perry, Noe and Newcomb

Legal

Cheatham County Register of Deeds

County Government

Cheatham County Joint Economic and Community Development

Non Profit and Economic Development

Cheatham Middle School

Middle Grades Education / School Counseling

Turnin' Divas Studio

Dance Education

COFFEE

Ashdon Investment Management, LLC

Investment Management

City of Tullahoma

City Government

East Coffee Elementary

Elementary Education & Instruction

North Coffee Elementary

Elementary Education & Instruction

Pepsi

Sales / Management

Tullahoma Utilities Board

Utilities / Management

West Middle School

Library Services

 United Way of Coffee & Moore Counties

Nonprofit

DAVIDSON

 Agricultural Education, Tennessee State University

 teaching, education

Bridgestone Americas

Automotive Manufacturing (Still Available) / Electrical Engineering (Available again in August)

Caterpillar Financial (Currently Unavailable)

Financial Services

CBRE Group

Commercial Real Estate

Collegiate Sports Data

Recruitment – College Athletics

Deloitte Services LP

Financial Services

duGard Communications

Marketing / Public Relations

 Gould Turner Group

 

Healthcare corporations of america (hca)

healthcare

HealthStream

Healthcare Software

Horizon Trades, Inc.

Retail

International Scholarship & Tuition Services, Inc.

Scholarship and Tuition Assistance Program

Kabat Real Estate Solutions

Commercial Real Estate

Metro Nashville Public Schools

Education

 MNPS - Cane Ridge Elementary School

 education

Oliver Middle School

Middle Grades Education & Instruction

Ryan, LLC

Tax Consulting

SCORE - State Collaborative on Reforming Education

Education ADvocacy

SmartSpace, LLC

Commercial Real Estate

State of TN - Auditor

Government

TCAT Nashville

Automotive Technology

Biotechnology Program, Tennessee State University

Research, academic, secondary education

Tennessee Emergency Management Agency

Government

Tennessee Regulatory Authority

Utilities

Tennessee School for the Blind

Education for the Visual Impaired

TN Army National Guard

Human Resources

TN Attorney General - Click here to register as a participant in the Tennessee Attorney General's Office Job Shadowing Day!

Legal/Government

TN Commission on Aging and Disability

Services for the Aging

TN Dept. of Commerce & Insurance

Commerce & Insurance / Fire Marshall

TN Dept. of Correction

Corrections / Parole / Legal

TN Dept. of Economic & Community Development

State Economic Development

TN Dept. of Education

Education

TN Dept. of Environment & Conservation

Environmental / Digital Media / Communications

TN Dept. of Finance & Administration

Finance / Healthcare / Legal

TN Dept. of Health

Public Health

TN Dept. of Human Services

Human Services

TN Dept. of Transportation

Transportation / Human Resources / Engineering

TN Dept. of Treasury

Financial Empowerment

TN General Assembly / Legislature

Legislature

TN Housing Development Agency

Government and Housing

TN Justice Center

Nonprofit Law

TN State Collaborative on Reforming Education (SCORE)

Public Education Advocacy & Research

TN State Library and Archives

Library Services

Trevecca Nazarene University

Post-Secondary Education

Vanderbilt University

Postsecondary Education / Library Services / Food Service / Enrollment

Western Kentucky University

Postsecondary Education

 XMC, Inc

Xerox Products / Services & Document Solutions

DEKALB

Northside Elementary

Elementary Education & Instruction

Smithville Elementary

Elementary Education & Instruction

DICKSON

Hiscall, Inc. (Sales/Service

IT

Montgomery Bell State Park / TN State Parks

State Park Management

Mosquito Authority

Pest Control

 The Martin Brower Company

Supply Chain / Logistics

FENTRESS

General Session & Juvenile Court

Legal

Fentress County Schools

Elementary Education K-8

South Fentress Elementary School

Education (Pre-K - 8) Admin.

FRANKLIN

Broadview Elementary School

Elementary Education & Instruction

Franklin County government

                                                           Government

Franklin County Schools

Education

Sewanee, University of the South

Postsecondary Education Student Financial Aid & Enrollment

Shaw Industries, Inc.

Manufacturing / Management

Southern Tennessee Regional Hospital* (ADDITIONAL PAPERWORK IS REQUIRED FOR THIS OPPORTUNITY)

Physical Therapy

GILES

22nd District Attorney's Office

Legal

AvKARE, Inc.

Pharmaceutical

City of Elkton

City Government

Giles County Chamber of Commerce

Economic Development

Magotteaux, Inc.

Foundry

Pulaski Parks & Recreation Department

Recreation

GRUNDY

UT Extension - Institute of Agriculture

Community Ed. & Outreach

HICKMAN

Barber's Storage and Apartments

Apartment Management

& Storage

University of Tennessee Extension

Community Ed. & Outreach

JACKSON

UT Extension - Institute of Agriculture

Community Ed. & Outreach

LAWRENCE

Ingram-Sowell Elementary

Education

Summertown High School

Middle Grades Education & Inst

The Bank of Waynesboro

Banking

LEWIS

Lewis County Board of Education

Early Childhood Education & Instruction

 lewis county chamber of commerce

 

Health Resources Unlimited

Nursing / Entrepreneurship

LINCOLN

Carter's Drug Store

Pharmaceutical

  First Bank

Banking

Ralph Askins Elementary

Elementary Education & Instruction

MACON

Lafayette Elementary School

Elementary / Special Education

Westside Elementary School

Elementary Education & Instruction

MARSHALL

Chapel Hill Elementary School

Elementary Education & Instruction

MAURY

Boys & Girls Club of Maury County

Nonprofit / Youth Development

City of Columbia Parks and Recreation Department

Parks and Recreation

E.A. Cox Middle School

Psychology or general education

Graphic Label Solutions

Printing Services

Maury Regional Medical Center

Healthcare & Adminstration

MeeseWorks, LLC

Online Education

Northfield Academy

Education & Instruction

TN Dept. of Environment & Conservation

Environmental

South Central TN Workforce Alliance

Workforce Development

MONTGOMERY

Austin Peay State University

Disability Services

Austin Peay State University

Education

Chevrolet

Automotive Sales

CMCSS

Secondary Education

Economic Development Council

Public Relations, communications or advertising

Delta Career Education Corporation

Education

Hilldale UMC

Ministry

Joe Weyant, Attorney at Law

Legal

Law Office of Kenneth W. Merriweather

Legal

Living Hope Baptist Church

Ministry

New Providence Middle School

Middle Grades Education

Pisgah Elementary School

Elementary Education

Planters Bank

Banking / Marketing

Rudolph Transfer and Storage Co., LLC

Moving / Transportation

Twin Oaks Technology, LLC

IT

United Way of the Greater Clarksville Region

Nonprofit

Yolo's "Food for the Soul"

Restaurant

MOORE

Moore County High School

Secondary Education

Moore County Public Library

Library Services

United Way of Coffee and Moore Counties

Nonprofit

OVERTON

Allons Elementary School

Elementary Education

PUTNAM

Avery Trace Middle School

Middle Grades Education & Instruction

Miller Motte Technical College

Postsecondary Education

Putnam County Schools - Cane Creek Elementary

Education

TN Army National Guard

Military

TN Dept. of Environment & Conservation

Environmental

ROBERTSON

Exit Realty Garden Gate

Real Estate

Greenberier High School

Secondary Education Administration

NorthCrest Medical Center

Healthcare

Robertson County Schools

Education

University of TN Extension

Education

White House Animal Hospital

Veterinary

Wilkinson Insurance

Insurance

RUTHERFORD

Boys and Girls Club of Rutherford County (Currently unavailable)

Nonprofit

Bridgestone Americas

Manufacturing

Cedar Grove Elementary School

Early Childhood Education & Instruction

Courier Printing

Commercial Printing / Sales

Greenhouse Ministries

Nonprofit

H30 Aquatics

Health & Wellness

Hot Topic, Inc.

Retail / Distribution

Kittrell Elementary School (ESL)

Elementary Education & Instruction

Manpower

Employment Services

Mitchell Neilson Elementary

Middle Grades Education & Instruction

 

 Nissan North America (Currently Not Available)

Mechatronics/Engineering (must be 18+)

Remix Furniture Consignment

Retail

 Roscoe Brown Inc.

 

Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce

Economic Development

Rutherford County Solid Waste Department

County Government (Trash and Recycling Disposal)

Stones River National Battlefield

Park Management

The Block Restaurant & Catering Company

Restaurant / Business

SMITH

ProCom Consulting, LLC

Telecommunications /Consulting

STEWART

Legend Acres

Animal Care & Management (Equine)

North Stewart Elementary School

Elementary Education & Instruction

Stewart County High School

Secondary / Special Education

SUMNER

City of Gallatin

Municipal Government

 City of Gallatin HR

human resources 

Dr. Burrus Elementary School

Elementary / Special Education

 Gallatin Fire Department

fire fighting 

Gallatin High School

Secondary Education

Golden Living Center, Brandywood

Healthcare & Management

Guild Elementary School

Elementary Education & Instruction

Instruction Department of Sumner County Schools

Education & Instruction

ITW CIP, Global Automotive Fasteners

Automotive Manufacturing

J.W. Wiseman Elementary

Elementary Education

Jack Anderson Elementary School

Elementary Education

Merrol Hyde Magnet School

Education

 Orchard park animal hospital

 

Perkins Drugs and Gift Shoppe

Pharmaceutical

Phillips & Ingrum Attorneys at Law

Legal

Rapha Family Wellness

Health & Wellness

Station Camp Elementary

Elementary Education / School Counseling

Sumner County Casa

Nonprofit

Tennessee Highway Patrol

Law Enforcement

Volunteer State Community College

Postsecondary Education & Instruction / Marketing & Communications / Development

Westmoreland Middle School

Middle Grades Education & Instruction

Powers Appraisal & Consulting

Real Estate

VAN BUREN

Fall Creek Falls State Park

Park Management

WARREN

Centertown Elementary School

Elementary Education & Instruction

Irving College Elementary

Elementary Education / School Counseling

Main Street McMinnville

Nonprofit

Motlow State Community College

Postsecondary Education & Instruction

Warren County Chamber of Commerce

Economic Development

Warren County High School

Secondary Education & Instruction

WAYNE

Wayne County Chamber of Commerce

Economic Development

WHITE

Serenity Pointe Thrift Store

Retail / Management

WILLIAMSON

Blue Cross Blue Shield Tennessee

Health Insurance

 Better Business Bureau Middle Tenn., Inc.

Nonprofit

Capital Financial Group

Financial Planning

Columbia State Community College

Postsecondary Education

Corckett Elementary School

Elementary Education

Grassland Elementary School

Elementary  / Special Education

Jackson National Life Insurance

Insurance

Law Office of Diane Crosier

Legal

Noranda Intermediate Holding Corporation / Noranda Aluminum

Manufacturing

O'Rear and Associates

Financial Services

Prohealth Community Health Center

Healthcare

Remax Elite

Real Estate

Renaissance High School

Secondary Education / Student Support Services

Tennessee Highway Patrol

Law Enforcement

Williamson County Schools Food Service Dept.

Food Service / Nutrition

WILSON

Carroll-Oakland School

Middle Grades Education & Instruction

Cumberland University

Postsecondary Education & Instruction

Elzie Patton Elementary

Education

General Assembly

Legislature

Insurance Solutions

Insurance

School Health Coordinator

Education (K-12) / School Health

Southern STARRS, Inc.

Disability Services

Watertown Elementary School

Elementary Education & Instruction

Wilson County Schools

Education

 

WEST TENNESSEE JOB SHADOWING OPPORTUNITIES
     

HARDEMAN

Bolivar Central High School

Secondary Education & Instruction

Grand Junction Elementary

Secondary Education & Instruction

Lion of Judah, Inc.

Custodial

NS2 Photography

Photography

TCAT Whiteville

Postsecondary Education

HAYWOOD

Tennessee Highway Patrol

Law Enforcement

HENRY

Henry County Board of Education

Education

Henry County High School

Instruction / IT

Paris Special School District

Education

PML, Inc.

Manufacturing

Sylvan Learning (Located in Murray, KY)

Supplementary Education

HUMPHREYS

Humphreys Department of Tourism

Tourism

LAUDERDALE

Marvin Windows & Doors

Manufacturing

Ripley High School

Secondary Education

Ripley Medical Clinic

Healthcare

The Royal Group

Manufacturing

MADISON

Alexander Elementary School

Elementary Education and Administration

American Society of Safety Engineers

Safety Engineering

Armstrong Hardwood Flooring

Manufacturing / Plant Management

 state farm insurance

insurance

TN Dept. of Correction - Parole Division

Corrections / Parole

TN Dept. of Environment & Conservation

Environmental

WBBJ-TV / GBBJ-TV

Sales / Marketing

Wesley Chapel UMC Wellness Ministry

Nursing

West TN Healthcare

Healthcare

OBION

Boys & Girls Club of Northwest Tenn.

Nonprofit / Youth Development

 

Center Point Business Solutions, LLC

Human Resources

 Circle S Trading

agriculture 

Union City Schools                                  Education

SHELBY

Grace COGIC

Customer Service

Hilton

Corporate Hospitality

Houston

Education

Memphis Commercial Appeal

Journalism

Owens Corning

Manufacturing

Sea Isle Elementary School

Education

Shelby County Schools

Education

 State farm insurance

 

 Training and Workforce Development

County Government 

WEAKLEY

City of Dresden

City Government

Monograms & More

Embroidery / Screen Printing / Sales / Apparel

Tennova Volunteer Martin Hospital

Healthcare

Twin Oaks Technology, LLC (IT)

IT

WLJT

Media / Television