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Student Work and Internships

There are two options for student employment in the National Weather Service: The Student Volunteer Position and the Pathways for Students and Recent Graduates.  

The Student Volunteer Position: The Student Volunteer Position is an unpaid position, for a term of up to 180 days. While in this position, you can study in any area, including meteorology, hydrology or computer/electronic systems. The position is typically open to college students only, although exceptions can be made for high school seniors with a strong interest in the NWS. Such a position could be established at the Green Bay NWS station at any time - a simple application procedure is required.

The Pathways for Students and Recent Graduates: Click here for information about the Pathways program.

Careers in the National Weather Service: Click here for general information about a career in the National Weather Service.


For additional information on student positions at NWS Green Bay, e-mail Gene Brusky at the NWS Green Bay office.