Summer Internship Program

  • SMUD
  • Sacramento, CA, USA
  • Jan 06, 2021
Summer Internship

Job Description

SMUD is currently looking for summer interns! 

As an intern, you'll have the opportunity to gain real work experience and new skills in your chosen career. Here are just a few of the things our interns have been responsible for:


Treasury & Risk Management Intern

  • Perform analytical and research tasks and develop written, graphic or oral reports
  • Make computations and analyze data for degree of confidence and for alternative courses of action
  • Develop computer programs relating to assignments and code material for established programs

Energy Education Intern

  • Answer phones and register the public for classes; sign in attendees and answer general questions
  • Prepare materials for K-12 classes and hand out materials and surveys at classes
  • Assist in preparing for large educational events by organizing materials and packing promotional item 

iSOC Technician Intern

  • Monitor SIEM solution for incoming offenses with initial triage
  • Monitor antivirus, web filtering, IDS, database vulnerability management and malicious communications for potential Level II incidents
  • Respond to ticketing system for customer requests such as password resets, website unblock requests, login problems and quarantined files

Community Outreach Events Intern

  • Detailed organization, tracking and data entry of all event details on outreach tracking system
  • Email and correspond with community organizations regarding event details
  • Preparing materials for events and presentations
  • Organize and track inventory for outreach equipment, materials and inventory

Education Relations Intern

  • Assist in developing curriculum and hands-on activities related to careers at SMUD
  • Develop tools to market these activities to teachers (for example, develop social media campaigns or short films)
  • Develop project plans and launch energy career competitions based on the Tiny House Competition
  • Update SMUD’s Career Ambassador SharePoint Site

R & D Engineering Intern

  • Assist in the development of project scope and project management documentation
  • Oversee or conduct implementation of project tasks and project reporting
  • Assist in the development of technical requirements for systems and tools
  • Analyze load and usage data

Environmental Science Intern

  • Support biological and cultural assessments
  • Assist in the planning, coordinating, monitoring, developing and reviewing of environmental compliance work related to transmission, substation and facility development projects
  • Support hazardous material, storm water, air quality and water quality projects

Marketing and Market Research Intern

  • Copywriting for both print and web
  • Assist in coordinating video and photo shoots
  • Create graphic and oral reports
  • Create campaign-related content for social media
  • Detailed organization, tracking and data entry
  • Assist with research and survey projects 

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