This internship will help the IT Project Management Office (PMO) at BPA to assist PMO staff implement a variety of Information Technology (IT) projects and improvements on how we enable automation for running BPA’s business. Students will gain experience with Project Managers, Business Analysts and Quality Assurance team members, providing exposure to a cross-section of skills and expectations in each of these career areas. Our goal is to provide the students with actual project work experience and an opportunity to contribute to meaningful short duration projects.
Students will experience operations in the field from power generation to transmission and marketing power through touring supporting facilities such as visiting a Hydro-Electric Dam, Converter Stations and the dispatch control center, etc. Each student receives support through individual mentorship and shadowing professionals in a variety of positions at BPA.
We also strive to provide an excellent real work experience with a fun learning environment at BPA that will benefit future educational and career choices.