Internship Program

Expand your learning outside the classroom

The WWT Internship Program is a 10 to 14-week summer program designed to give college students an opportunity to experience the workplace prior to graduation and enhance their education.  Our program is focused on better preparing students for the business world, while providing valuable contributions to our company.  WWT interns work in a dynamic and collaborative culture that highlights career opportunities and advancement.  The Application for Summer 2020 is closed.  Learn more about our program below.

How To Apply

WWT’s selection and hiring process is unique. We embrace your individual strengths and want to understand a candidates’ experience, education, skills, career desires and individual talents. We also look for candidates who are aligned with our core values of THE PATH.

If you do not meet WWT’s current needs, your resume will remain in our database for a period of time. If a future opening matches your qualifications, we will not hesitate to be in contact with you.
Application Steps
  1. Apply online by filling out the application in its entirety.
  2. You will receive an automatic email notification that confirms we received your application.
  3. Recruiters will review the applications and resumes to identify candidates that meet our specific needs.
  4. If you meet WWT’s qualifications, a recruiter will contact you to begin the interview process. This process may involve various interviews through video conferencing, phone and face-to-face.

Program Qualifications

We are committed to investing in you personally and professionally, and that means finding an internship within our company that is right for you.  If you’re interested in any of our opportunities, are looking for a challenging internship program and meet the qualifications below, apply for our next program!
  • Must have at least one completed semester of college
  • Currently enrolled in bachelors or masters degree program and will have at least one semester left after internship
  • Must be pursuing a degree relevant to the business
  • Must be able to complete the 10 to 14-week program and be present for key dates throughout the summer

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational, problem solving and analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong independent judgment and leadership skills
  • Ability to collaborate well with others
  • Must provide reliable transportation and housing

Benefits and Perks

Through recruitment, workforce inclusion and education we provide our employees with the needed resources for success and strive to maintain our Great Place to Work® atmosphere by always putting our employees first.  Our commitment to developing our students begins with an assigned manager AND mentor to be sure all interns have the proper internal resources and support while with us.  Time spent at WWT as an intern also means exposure to our encouraging executive leadership through various events and presentations.  WWT interns work in a dynamic and collaborative culture that highlights career opportunities and advancement.

The WWT Internship program offers many unique experiences to our interns all of which are specifically designed to foster the professional growth of our students and contribute to the advancement of their education.  Some of these include:

  • Events like “Breakfast and Lunch with the Executives” give the interns a chance to connect with and pick the brains of the company’s top-level executives.
  • “Coaching” and “Trust” presentations each given by our company’s CFO and President.  These presentations allow interns to understand and connect with the culture at WWT.
  • Opportunities to enroll in optional classes aimed to help build professional skills.  From the Presentation skills to Cyber Security University Learning, these courses look to further educate our students while also demonstrating that learning never stops.

As an intern, you will not only have the benefit of gaining real world job experience, but you’ll also enjoy benefits and perks similar to our full-time employees.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply?
To apply for the WWT Internship Program, please visit the “How to Apply” tab.
When will the hiring decisions be made?
The recruitment process for our program begins in September, with final hiring decisions made in late April.
What can I expect for the interview process?
Applicants will first be screened by a recruiter in our HR department to see if your education, experience, skills and interests align with the requirements of the internship. If it’s decided to further pursue a candidate, an interview will be scheduled with a hiring manager.
Is this internship paid?
Yes. Our competitive compensation varies depending on job duties and tenure.
Where will the internship be located? 
The majority of our internship opportunities are at our headquarters location in Maryland Heights, MO and our warehouses located in Edwardsville, IL. We also offer internships at a variety of our remote office locations. Please inquire for more information about these opportunities. WWT does not pay for housing or transportation for any internship at any office location. 
When does the program start/end?
The program kick-off is typically in May and will continue through August for 10 to 14 weeks. The program end date varies for each intern, dependent on his/her college schedule.
Are there year round opportunities? 
Yes. Although it is not guaranteed, there are some departments who are able to offer their summer interns year-round, part-time work after the summer program is over.
Will I be hired after graduation?
WWT is fully invested in our internship program; however, we cannot guarantee a full time position to any intern after he/she graduates.