Network Intern/co-op

Responsibilities: Assists the Broadband Services team with the implementation, installation, configuration and technical support of network systems that use Ethernet and other technologies. This is an excellent internship opportunity to learn and gain real world experience in network documentation using GIS software, spreadsheets and drawings along with quoting customer costs and VOIP phone systems, WAN, LAN and WLAN networks; including routing and switching.


Qualifications: Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s Degree Program in Network Engineering, Computer Science or related field, preferably in a junior or senior standing; strong academic credentials; ability to work both in a team environment and independently; proficient in Microsoft Office; strong communications, interpersonal and organizational skills; must maintain a valid Driver’s License and must be at least 18 years old.

 

Technology Intern/co-op

Responsibilities: Assisting the IT Department in a variety of functions, including team and independent projects associated with networking, hardware maintenance, GIS, data entry, programming, and web design/development. This is an excellent internship opportunity to gain real world experience in the field of Information Technology.

Qualifications: Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s Degree Program in Computer Science, or related field, preferably in a junior or senior standing; strong academic credentials; ability to work both in a team environment and independently; proficient in Microsoft Office; strong communications, interpersonal and organizational skills; must maintain a valid Driver’s License and must be at least 18 years old.

 

Holland Board of Public Works offers student internship and co-op opportunities every year. The program is based on each individual's educational background and personal experience to ensure each student will be challenged accordingly in assisting the various departments and services.

Why co-op or intern with HBPW?

  • Provides a solid foundation and hands-on experience
  • Progressive, high-tech environment
  • Establishes strong work ethics
  • Commitment to community service

Current Internship Opportunities  

Summer Help

These positions are temporary full-time jobs that will last throughout the summer months and include landscaping and general maintenance work such as lawn mowing, painting, and cleaning. These open positions are located at the Water Treatment Plant, Power Plant, Wastewater Treatment Plant and Warehouse & Facilities Department at the Service Center. Applicants must be at least 18 years old.