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Governmental Affairs/Economic Development Intern Columbus, NE

Nebraska Public Power District Columbus, NE

Job Description

Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) has an opening for a Governmental Affairs/Economic Development Intern. The work location for this internship is NPPD’s General Office in Columbus, Nebraska with occasional work opportunities at our Lincoln Governmental Affairs office.

This is a temporary position starting approximately May 15, 2019 to no later than August 31, 2019 (depending on student availability). Work schedule is Monday through Friday; 40 hours/week.

Position closes February 28, 2019. Submit resume online at www.nppd.com

Note: The Intern must be enrolled in an accredited two-year or four-year college/university carrying a minimum of 12 semester units/credits or 8 quarter unit with freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior standing in a related major and must maintain enrollment. Junior or senior status is preferred.

Students enrolled in Associate Programs but planning on pursing a Bachelor’s degree will be considered if proof of a 4-year plan can be demonstrated.

The internship/training must be in the student's field of study. College credit may apply to some internships.

Fitness For Duty:

  • The person filling this position is subject to Nebraska Public Power District's Fitness for Duty Program.

Education, Training, and Experience:


  • Applicant must be pursuing a degree in political science, business, journalism, communications, advertising, marketing, or public relations. 


  • Microsoft Office products
  • Experience with graphic design software preferred.

Salary Information:

  • $15.00 an hour

Go to www.nppd.com, Click on ‘Careers’ to apply on-line and submit your resume.

If you have any special needs requests, please contact Human Resources at Nebraska Public Power District.

Nebraska Public Power District is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Job Details

Date Posted February 13, 2019
Date Closes February 28, 2019
Located In Columbus, NE
Job Type Full-time Internship
Compensation Hourly Wage, $15.00
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 11-9199.00 Managers, All Other
Zipcode 68601
Name Dallas Beshaler
Address P.O. Box 499
City, State and Zip Columbus, NE 68602
FAX (402) 563-5771

This job requires the following skills

  • Project Management
  • Government Compliance
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Problem Resolution
  • Microsoft Office
  • Project Manager