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SMUD Internship Program 2019

SMUDHere’s an opportunity to work in a large company and learn new things, while earning cash for your summer fun. Get experience in marketing, security, IT, landscaping, video, finance and more!

Minimum Requirements

  • You must be 16 years of age by June 2019
  • Be a current Junior or Senior in high school
  • Have 2.5 or better GPA
  • Have no relatives working at SMUD
  • Provide your own transportation
  • Attend mandatory (unpaid) Program Orientation May 22 or 23, 2019 (5 – 7 p.m.)
  • Attend mandatory (unpaid) work readiness workshop June 10 – June 11, 2019 (9 a.m. – 4 p.m.)
  • Attend mandatory (paid) 3-day internship preparation workshop June 19 – 21, 2019 (8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.)
  • Be able to work 36 hours a week between June 25 – August 2, 2019
  • Have no relatives working at SMUD
  • You must be a student at one of the following high schools:
    *The following schools have been selected by the school districts
  • Calvine
  • Cosumnes Oaks
  • Daylor
  • Elk Grove
  • Elk Grove Charter
  • Florin
  • Franklin
  • Laguna Creek
  • Las Flores
  • Monterey Trail
  • Pleasant Grove
  • Rio Cazadero
  • SAVA – Sacramento Academic and Vocational Academy – EGUSD
  • Sheldon
  • Valley
  • Cordova High School
  • Folsom High School
  • Folsom Lake High School – Continuation
  • Kinney High School – Continuation
  • Vista del Lago High School
  • Inderkum High School
  • Leroy Greene Academy
  • Natomas Charter
  • Natomas High School
  • Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep Charter High School
  • Community Collaborative Charter
  • Futures High
  • Foothill High
  • Grant High School
  • Heritage Peak Charter
  • Highlands Community Charter
  • Highlands High School
  • Rio Linda High
  • SAVA – Sacramento Academic and Vocational Academy

Candidate Selection Process

  • Step 1: All applications received electronically or in person by 11:59 p.m., Friday, May 10, 2019 will be accepted for consideration. All accepted applications will be reviewed for minimum qualifications and then entered into a computerized random drawing.
  • Step 2: 125 applicants will be invited by e-mail to attend an unpaid mandatory program orientation.
  • Step 3: Students that attend the mandatory program orientation will be entered into a second computerized random drawing. 55 students will be randomly selected through this process to attend a 3-day unpaid work readiness workshop.
  • Step 4: Students attending the work readiness workshop will be invited to interview with SMUD for selection and placement within the organization.

If you need help with the development of your résumé and application, please contact a Sacramento Works Job Center for assistance.

Please note: An application does not automatically guarantee an interview or an internship position.

Apply Today!

Applications must be received by 11:59 p.m. on Friday, May 10, 2019. For more information, please contact Josh Woodson by emailing or calling (916) 263-3864.

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