Internships

Northern Development Internship programs are offered to the best and brightest university graduates in the region. If you’re interested in pursuing a rewarding career in communications, economic development or local government be sure to check out the opportunities below!

Economic Development Internship

These six-month paid internship positions are for recent university graduates that are seeking careers in economic development within local governments in central and northern British Columbia. The interns gain experience and develop a network with economic development professionals, industry, First Nations and non-profits throughout the region to attract business, market the regions' economic opportunities and manage grant funding.

First Nations Government Internship

These 12 month internship positions are available with select First Nations governments to gain management work experience across departments with expert mentors. The interns make a difference in a community, develop leadership and management skills, and chart a path into a rewarding career. Positions offer a challenging and engaging custom-designed work plan and competitive wages.

Local Government Internship

These 12 month internship positions are available with select central and northern British Columbia local governments to gain work experience across departments with expert mentors. The interns make a difference in a community, develop leadership and management skills, and chart a path into a rewarding career. Positions offer a challenging and engaging custom-designed work plan and competitive wages.