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2019 Internship Program

Location: Poughkeepsie, NY
Employment Duration: Internship

Central Hudson Gas & Electric is a regulated transmission and distribution utility serving approximately 372,000 residential and business customer locations in eight counties of New York State's Mid-Hudson River Valley, and delivering electricity and natural gas in a 2,600 square-mile service territory that extends from the suburbs of metropolitan New York City north to the capital district at Albany.


2019 Internship Program  

Want to see what it looks like to be an intern at Central Hudson?  Watch this video from our 2018 program here!                                    

An internship opportunity for students of:

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Environmental Science
  • Finance
  • IT
  • Marketing
  • Computer Science

  • Communications

  • and more !

    Work…Gain valuable, real-life experience working side by side with professionals at Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation – a leader in the dynamic, rapidly evolving electric & natural gas utility industry – in disciplines that include:

  • Project Management

  • Gas & Electric Design Work

  • Computerized Gas & Electrical System Analysis

  • System Protection and Planning Analysis

  • Finance & Accounting

  • Business Development 

  • Corporate Communications & Marketing
  • Environmental Science

  • Computer Science & IT


Housing…If you are not local to the Hudson Valley, Central Hudson covers the cost of housing located in close proximity to our Poughkeepsie office.

In your free time, enjoy the use of Central Hudson’s nearby lakefront recreation facility, plus hiking, golf, tennis, water sports on the Hudson River and much, much more.  All that New York City has to offer is within easy reach as well – just a quick commuter railroad ride away.

…all this, and you get paid for it, too!

Qualified candidates must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and currently be an undergraduate student in their freshman, sophomore, or junior year.  Graduate students working on their Master’s degree will also be considered. 

Applications will be accepted until April 12, 2019.  Please go to Click on the Employment tab then click the “Search Career Opportunities” button. Follow the directions to submit an application and upload your resume for the desired position. Applications sent via e-mail and US Mail will not be accepted.  No phone calls or agencies, please.  All replies will be held in strict confidence.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status.  Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation takes affirmative action in support of its policy to employ and advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.


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