ExpressJet Internship Opportunities

Are you satisfied with going on coffee runs as an intern? Neither are we.

ExpressJet offers paid internships each semester in our Flight Operations and Safety departments. Our interns contribute to projects in Flight Operations, Flight Training, Flight Standards, Pilot Recruiting, or Flight Safety, and complete tasks and projects tailored to their interests. Interns receive competitive pay, exposure to the many facets of the company and a full educational experience.

Intern Benefits

An internship with ExpressJet will not only enhance your studies, but also provide an educational experience that you can’t find in the classroom. As an intern, you will gain valuable hands-on experience in a professional setting, while learning the ins and outs of an airline operation and expanding your industry knowledge.

In addition, our interns receive the following benefits:

  • Competitive pay
  • Flight privileges for duration of internship
  • Jumpseat privileges for duration of internship
  • Networking opportunities
  • Opportunity to experience the flight simulator
  • Possibility of attending a ground school class

Internship Dates

Exact dates are determined by the student’s school semester. Each internship lasts for approximately 15 weeks. Apply today at

Spring semester: January – May
Application due Sept. 30

Summer semester: May – August
Application due Feb. 29

Fall semester: September – December
Application due May 31

Apply for an ExpressJet Internship

We look for intern candidates who are eager to learn and grow in their safety/aviation skills and knowledge. Below are some of the qualifications of a top intern candidate:

  • Must be enrolled at a four-year college or university (aviation or safety-related degree program preferred)
  • Junior, senior or enrolled in a master’s program
  • Ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality when dealing with sensitive information
  • Strong knowledge and application of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Flight Ops Interns: Must have a commercial multi-engine certificate with an instrument rating

If you’re interested in a paid safety or pilot internship with ExpressJet, complete an application at Letters of recommendation from faculty are encouraged.

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