Job Overview


The Navy and Marine Corps team offers innovative, exciting and meaningful work linking military and civilian talents to achieve our mission and safeguard our freedoms. Department of the Navy provides competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, and extensive professional development and training. From pipefitters to accountants, scientists to engineers, doctors to nurses-the careers and opportunities to make a difference are endless. Civilian careers-where purpose and patriotism unite!

NAVSEA's Warfare Center Enterprise is comprised of the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) and the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC). With eight Surface Warfare and two Undersea Warfare sites across the United States, the Warfare Centers supply the technical operations, people, technology, engineering services and products needed to equip and support the fleet and meet the warfighters' needs. The Warfare Centers are the Navy's principal research, development, test and evaluation (RDT&E) assessment activity for surface ship and submarine systems and subsystems. In addition, the Warfare Centers provide depot maintenance and in-service engineering support to ensure the systems fielded today perform consistently and reliably in the future.

This is a student internship appointment located at Naval Surface Warfare Center - Crane Division.  

This announcement is restricted to individuals currently accepted for enrollment OR currently enrolled in a qualifying educational institution on a full or half-time basis AND currently residing in OR currently attending school in one of the following States:

·         Indiana

·         Illinois

·         Kentucky

·         Ohio

·         Michigan

·         Tennessee



The Pathways Intern Program is a work experience that provides an opportunity for college students to pursue work that is relevant and beneficial to their academic studies. Trainees will adopt practices of Contracting to the assignments.  

The program is an excellent opportunity for students to get an interesting, real-world experience in the field of Contracting while contributing to the defense of our nation.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No