Central Hudson Gas & Electric 2018 Community to Work Program in Poughkeepsie, New York

2018 Community to Work Program

What is the Community to Work Program?

Through this program, individuals will spend the summer working in a variety of entry-level positions. While gaining practical experience, individuals will be able to network with and learn from current professionals at Central Hudson. Participants will have the opportunity to prove their work ethic, motivation and interest in eventually becoming a valuable member of the Central Hudson team.

Look to Central Hudson for an environment that fosters teamwork, safety awareness and impeccable customer service. Central Hudson employees enjoy many opportunities for transition and growth throughout their careers. The company is committed to educational development, employee satisfaction and a diverse workforce.

What does an intern in the Community to Work Program do?

Seasonal employees will:

  • Receive relevant hands-on experience by working on various projects in the assigned area.

  • Work side-by-side with current employees in areas such as Electric Transmission and Distribution Operations, Customer Services, Transportation, and Facilities.

  • Be paired up with a mentor in their assigned department to provide guidance and advice.

What does it take to be an intern in the Community to Work Program?

  • This program is open to individuals 18 years of age or older.

  • Individuals must be recent high school graduates or be enrolled in a GED, certification or associate’s degree program.

  • Individuals must possess a desire to learn and be a self-starter.

Applications will be accepted until May 11, 2018. Please go to www.centralhudson.com/employment. Click the “Search Career Opportunities” button. Follow the directions to submit an application and upload your resume for the desired position. Applications sent via e-mail and US Mail will not be accepted. No phone calls or agencies, please. All replies will be held in strict confidence.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status. Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation takes affirmative action in support of its policy to employ and advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.


Location: Poughkeepsie, NY

Employment Duration: Part Time