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Engineering student’s eye-opening internship leads to job in healthcare technology

14 September 2020

University of Auckland Engineering student Sharon Wong recently completed an internship at Tidy. This internship was one that ultimately led to being offered a permanent position that she will start after graduating this year.
Engineering student’s eye-opening internship leads to job in healthcare technology

Set in the idyllic landscapes of Te Puna in Tauranga, Tidy is an established company in that provides services in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) cloud software products. In the past few years, the company has been exploring expansion in the healthcare sector, which prompted projects to be advertised as work experiences for students such as Sharon.

The University of Auckland spoke to Sharon herself, Tidy CEO and Founder Kevin Mann, and Dr John Bridgman from Tauranga Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery about their mutual learning outcomes, what makes a successful internship experience, and how Tidy came to employ their first University of Auckland Engineering graduate.

 

Read the full story on the University of Auckland’s website below

https://www.auckland.ac.nz/en/news/2020/09/14/eye-opening-internship-leads-to-job-in-healthcare-technology.html