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InterExchange Work in the USA


Through our Work and Travel USA and our Camp USA programs, we offer a Job Placement program that guarantees you a seasonal job placement and a Self-Placement program if you already have found a seasonal job your own. Jobs are available through the J-1 Visa sponsorship and are available in winter, spring and summer.

Work & Travel USA Job Placement Program

Work & Travel USA is designated by the U.S. Department of State to sponsor international students on the J-1 Work and Travel program. The program provides international students an inexpensive way to live, work, and travel in the U.S. during their school breaks. International Students have to pay a job placement fees and their own transportation costs to the job location. To participate you must be:

  • Between the ages of 18 and 28
  • A full-time students at a tertiary level of education
  • Able to attend an orientation and interview session in your home country
  • Flexible, open-minded, and hardworking

Work & Travel USA Self-Placement Program

The Work & Travel USA Self-Placement program allows seasonal staff and employers to make their own employment arrangements.  Seasonal staff and employers communicate directly and determine arrival and departure dates, travel details, and make arrangements for the student’s Social Security number. To participate you need Bring the document sent by your employer, along with other required documents, to our international cooperator in your home country and complete our International Staff Information Request Form for local contact information.

InterExchange Camp USA

Every year, millions of American children attend summer camp to play and learn in a safe and structured environment. Summer camps throughout the U.S. hire international counselors and support staff from around the world to provide responsible supervision, support camp operations, and serve as positive role models for campers.  InterExchange Camp USA provides J-1 Visas for international staff to work at camp jobs throughout the U.S.

A Camp Staff Placement program places international staff at camp jobs throughout the U.S. and a J-1 Visa Sponsorship program allows international staff to obtain J-1 Visas for camp jobs they have

Additional Benefits

  • InterExchange provides pre-arranged, affordable housing for most placements.
  • Includes an information and orientation session on living and working in the United States, and full support during your entire time in the program. You also receive a free copy of Bakpak's USA/Canada Hostel Guide
  • Access to discounted medical and accident insurance.
  • Pre-arrival and in-country assistance, including 24-hour emergency support, should any issues arise during the program.

For more information, visit our website, www.interexchange.org, email us worktravel@interexchange.org or call us at 1-212-924-0446

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