PUD Offering Summer Engineering Internship

January 25, 2016 – Columbia River People’s Utility District (PUD) is now accepting applications for a utility engineering summer internship.

The PUD’s internship program offers local students a chance to learn about utility careers through direct work experience. This year, the PUD is offering a summer internship for a local high school or college student who is interested in becoming an electrical engineer or field engineering technician. Applications will be accepted from high school seniors and college students who reside within the PUD’s service area and can demonstrate their interest in the pursuit of utility engineering careers.

“Many years ago I participated in the PUD Internship Program,” said Engineering Supervisor Branden Staehely. “It provided me with real-world experience that allowed me to excel in both my engineering education and my career choices.”

Applications are available online or at the PUD office. The application deadline is March 4, 2016.