Summer Internship Program

The 2023 summer internship position has been filled. Stay tuned in the spring of 2024 for summer of 2024 application dates and internship details.

Each summer, Roanoke Cooperative offers a limited number of paid summer internships to high school graduates and college students. This program allows students to connect with the workforce while increasing their knowledge of on-the-job skills and responsibilities. Students apply each spring and are selected based on relevant backgrounds, interests, and a demonstrated ability to meet the following requirements:

  • a working knowledge of personal computer systems is preferred
  • dependability and availability during co-op business hours
  • a willingness to develop an interest in and knowledge of the ideals and objectives of the co-op overall and that of team and department to which the intern is assigned
  • a desire to learn and cooperate with fellow employees and his/her supervisor
  • provide two professional recommendations to (upon submission of each year’s online application form)

Student interns join the Roanoke team thanks to a program sponsorship by North Carolina’s Electric Cooperatives (NCEMC). The 2024 summer internships application period will be announced next spring, when online applications will be available at Careers at Roanoke.