Internships & Fellowships

Summer or semester-long internships at the Fairmount Water Works are an excellent opportunity for college students and young adults interested in serving their community and our environment, or exploring careers in environmental protection and STEM fields.

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2024 Delaware River Watershed Fellowship

We are no longer accepting applications for the Fellowship. Check back with us next year!

Philadelphia Water Department Internships

PWD hires students for positions in engineering, science, data management, administration, education and outreach, and trades. Positions may be available at any number of PWD facilities, including the Waterworks! Students must be currently enrolled in an accredited high school, trade school, college, or other accredited institution to be eligible for an internship or co-op job with PWD. These job opportunities are advertised throughout the year.

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