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About Union Pacific Intern Program Year Round

UPRR internships offer a mix of work experience, professional development and networking opportunities.  Internships are designed to introduce Union Pacific and career opportunities. 

Interns will work on challenging, real-world projects and gain hands-on experience and support.

Basic Purpose:

This position will be administered as a paid year round internship and provides hands-on experience in a fast-paced business environment with one of America's leading transportation and logistics companies. The work schedule is flexible and can be designed to accommodate the course commitments of the successful candidate. A flexible work schedule includes up to 25 hours per week during the school year and up to 40 hours per week during the summer months.

Basic Scope Data:

Basic Accountabilities:

  • Assist with project management for various company initiatives and complete administrative tasks and special projects
  • Learn and perform core department business group work tasks, processes, and customer services
  • Perform administrative support for department business group managers
  • Develop and execute project action plans and perform team assignments
  • Build and strengthen a network of professional contacts within departments and across the company
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • College credits equivalent to one (1) year toward an undergraduate degree

Knowledge Skills & Abilities

  • Basic organization AND prioritization skills
  • Basic time and project management skills
  • Proficient verbal and written communication skills

Work Conditions

  • Authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship
  • College student
Union Pacific Intern Program Year Round

Shawna Smith
Union Pacific Railroad Company Inc
1400 Douglas Street
Omaha, NE 68179
Phone: (402) 544-4914


Number of Interns: 101 or more
Compensation/Benefits: Paid
Duration: Varies; whilst in school. Can work full-time when not in school (ie during holidays)
Hours: Part-time
Academic Level: High School Students, College Freshmen, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students, Business School Students, Law School Students
Degree Track: Associate’s Degree, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Juris Doctor, Master of Arts, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science
Minimum GPA Preferred: 2.50-2.99, 3.00-3.49


Omaha, NE