PUD Offers Summer Internship in Engineering

PUD Field Engineer Karl W. designs a new service.

February 10, 2015 – 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.

“Our summer internship program will provide valuable hands-on experience to a local student to develop professional skills and encourage career growth in a real-world environment,” said Interim General Manager Steve Hursh.

Applications are available online or at the PUD office. The application deadline is April 10, 2015.