Union Pacific is currently accepting applications for student internship
positions available in the Corporate Communications organization in
Omaha, Nebraska. These internship opportunities provide hands-on
experience in a fast-paced business environment for one of America's
most recognized and successful transportation companies.
Responsibilities include writing stories for Union Pacific on-line and
print employee publications, developing and pitching media outreach
ideas, writing news releases and conducting media research. To be
eligible for consideration, students must be currently enrolled in a
college degree program and have college credits equivalent to two years
full-time enrollment. Preference given to candidates with a major
discipline in Journalism, Public Relations, English, or a closely
The Corporate Communications organization is staffing internships for
Spring, Summer, and/or Fall, 2012. Year round internship appointments
may also be available. Work schedules and hours can be flexibly designed
to accommodate class schedules. Please note: your online application is
considered a sample of your writing and editing skills. Please review
your application prior to submittal to ensure quality.
Write stories for Union Pacific on-line and print employee publications.
Develop and pitch media outreach ideas.
Write news releases.
Conduct media research.
Perform hands-on communications role for company events.
Required Education, Training, Experience or Skills:
College credits equivalent to two years towards an undergraduate degree
in Journalism, Public Relations, English, or closely aligned field.
Preferred Education, Training, Experience or Skills:
2 year(s) experience / knowledge in computer applications demonstrating
proficiency with MS Office applications.
1 year(s) experience / knowledge in corporate communications
demonstrating effective business writing and editing skills.