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Interns and Student Workers

Explore intern and student worker opportunities with the State of Minnesota. You'll receive:
  • On-the-job experience
  • An introduction to state government
  • Additional information about our diverse career opportunities.

In order to be hired as an intern, you must receive academic credit for the experience from your school. Student worker appointments may be open to secondary or post-secondary students. Unlike interns, you do not have to receive academic credit, but you must maintain your student status to be eligible for these positions.

Searching for Positions

Many state agencies post their intern and student worker opportunities through our online job application system. Click on the links below for either external applicants or current employees to get started. You can view open positions by entering intern or student worker in the Keywords field on the Job Search page.

For those agencies who do not post their opportunities through our online job application system, you may contact their human resources office directly or view their agency website.

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External Applicants

Interested in working for the State of Minnesota? Check out our job openings to find a career that’s the perfect fit. Search for jobs now.

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Current Employees

Looking for a promotion within the State of Minnesota? Or perhaps there’s another agency that interests you. Learn about the application and bidding process or search for jobs through the Careers Portal in Self Service.

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