Are you looking for a paid internship opportunity in a professional work environment? If so, you must consider applying for this exceptional opportunity!
The Student Diversity Internship Program is offered by the State of Wisconsin. The Division of Personnel Management program provides students of diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds, female students, students with disabilities, and Veterans that are students an opportunity to work in a professional work environment within Wisconsin state government. This is a paid internship which provides students with valuable work experience and training in various branches of state government. Many of the interns have been successful in obtaining employment in state government as limited term (LTE) or permanent state employees.
To participate in the 2020 Student Diversity Internship Program, students must be a Wisconsin resident and currently attending, or plan to attend an accredited two- or four-year college/university or a vocational/technical school program in the 2020/2021 school year.
Job duties will vary depending on the applicants area of interest and the positions available in each job category.
Job categories offered may include: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources Architecture & Construction Arts, A/V Technology & Communications Business Management & Administration Education & Training Finance Government & Public Administration Health Science Hospitality & Tourism Human Services Information Technology Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security Marketing Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics Transportation, Distribution & Logistics
Due to the nature of each position, agencies may conduct background checks on applicants prior to selection. All persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States, and to complete the required employment eligibility form. In order to be considered for an LTE Intern position, you must be a resident of the State of Wisconsin.
Complete instructions are available online at the State of Wisconsin Student Diversity Internship Program Application. To complete the application process, you will need a resume and professional references in Word, PDF, or text file format to upload in this application. You will also need to complete two short answer questions. An assessment preview is available for you to review the questions prior to beginning the application process.
Your application will be considered incomplete if your application is not submitted by the March 2, 2020 deadline.
The State of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to a diverse and talented workforce.