Clatsop WORKS Paid Summer Internship Program
The Clatsop WORKS Program provides local students, ages 16 and up, with professional, paid internships in Clatsop County, with the goals of community building, economic development, promoting local career opportunities, and retaining local talent.
Clatsop WORKS Internship Program Statistics
|Host Sites (Employers)||11||14||12||12||20||35|
|Internship Positions available||17||40||43||14||50||62|
|Professional Development Events||8||7||7 (Virtual Events)||7||8||8|
What our Interns Say
“A wonderful program! They offered resume workshops, mock interviews, and were involved throughout the whole interview process. Even during the actual internship I could turn to any of the CW staff members and ask questions, or get advice. I really do feel like this whole process has set me up for a lot of great work.”
“This internship is going above and beyond my expectations. I have the opportunity to use skills from my previous writing degree and my current accounting degree!”
“I definitely feel supported, that is one thing that I have really appreciated about my mentors is that they always say that if I need anything or if I have a question or concern, I can go talk with them.”
I was able to learn first-hand how a hospital runs. Being with doctors throughout my internship has taught me a lot. It has made me more knowledgeable about this career field. This internship has made me very likely to strive for a medical career in the future -an internship like this can really help you prepare for the future ahead of time by shadowing amazing healthcare providers!
“I received a job offer -they want me to continue on after my internship is over! Thank you so much! Clatsop works has helped me so much in finding out what I want to do, and I wouldn’t have gotten this opportunity without this program.!!!”
“I’m grateful for the opportunity to explore careers and learn about the work experience. This experience will help determine what steps I take upon graduating and give me a template to use for my future career path.”
“I thought an internship through Clatsop WORKS would be a great opportunity to do meaningful work this summer in an area of interest. It’s been great -I’ve learned so much!”
“Clatsop WORKS offered many internship possibilities in my area of interest. What excites me is the opportunity to gain some work experience for my future career.”
This internship has been the best. I am grateful for the opportunity that Clatsop WORKS has provided me. I couldn’t imagine any other summer job that would have been better than this one.