Learn the power industry, while building your résumé.
ISO New England offers an eleven week summer internship program that introduces undergraduate and graduate students to the wholesale side of the power industry. Interns work full-time from June through mid-August and get paid competitive salaries. For students who live locally, some opportunities are available to continue working part-time in the fall and spring semesters. We offer positions in these areas:
Intern with us and you’ll get:
Through hands-on projects, direct contact with senior management, and visits to power plants and other industry sites:
Interns also have access to a variety of learning and development programs, such as workshops on the power grid and wholesale electricity markets; control room simulations; software and computer- application training; and courses on business writing, presentation, communication, and professional networking skills.
Leading experts in the field will guide you as you learn and participate in the critical work we do.
Real work deserves real pay. ISO New England interns are offered salaries competitive with other companies in the industry.
Our main campus is in historic Holyoke, part of the picturesque Pioneer Valley and famed Five-College area of western Massachusetts. Learn more about our main campus and the region. We also have a backup location in Windsor, Connecticut.
We’re looking for self-starters with:
While a few positions may be available at the sophomore level, most require students to be at least entering their junior year. Unless otherwise specified, graduate students are also eligible.
The ISO has a highly competitive application process. We attend career fairs and information sessions at colleges and universities across New England where students can speak with us in person. We also recruit nationally and typically receive more than 1,500 applications each year for our 25–30 summer program openings.
Use the links below to connect to the online applications system. When prompted to do so, please upload your resume and cover letter in one file.