Internship Openings in the Office of Economic Development & Competitiveness
Located in downtown Seattle, Commerce's Office of Economic Development & Competitiveness (OEDC) recruits students for volunteer internship positions on an ongoing basis. Typical interns hold at least college junior status. Students currently in graduate school are preferred.
We ask that interns volunteer 12–15 hours per week for a minimum of three months. Internships are in our Seattle office, in a professional office environment.
In general, we look for responsible, reliable candidates who can work independently and have a genuine interest in economic development, business development, marketing, international affairs and trade. We value writing ability, critical thinking, foreign language capabilities and diversity. Other qualities we look for include:
Previous and current intern projects include:
Past interns have gone on to work with consulting firms, economic development agencies, and international organizations.
To apply, please fill out the application form and press send. Then separately, email your cover letter and resume to email@example.com. Foreign students are eligible to apply.
Contact the Office of Economic Development & Competitiveness at (206) 256-6100.