Government of PEI Internship Program


You are eligible to apply if you:

  • Are a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or eligible for a work permit.
  • Have completed a post-secondary program within the last 36 months, by May 2024.

The PEI Public Service Commission is committed to Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Accessibility. Our goal is to build a public sector workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve and to promote welcoming, diverse, inclusive, respectful workplaces that are accessible to all. We welcome all interested individuals including Indigenous People, persons with disabilities, Black, racialized, ethnic and culturally diverse groups, as well as people regardless of their sexual orientation, gender identities, and gender expressions. Those looking for more information are invited to visit our Diversity and Inclusion Policy.

Current Opportunities

Internships are for one-year temporary assignments. All internship applications are currently closed.

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Internship Length

Internships will be for one-year temporary assignments starting in May 2024.

Internship Advantages

The Government of PEI Internship Program is designed to support a centralized, cohort approach to on-boarding and professional development. Participants can expect:

  • Extensive training and professional development opportunities;
  • Access to peer guidance and career support;
  • Opportunity to network with others in the public service;
  • Connecting and engaging with a cohort of professionals; and
  • Ability to apply for internal job competitions after 1 year of continuous service.

Government Department/Agencies

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Application Process

When completing the online application, you will provide information about your education, references, and describe your relevant experience. Please ensure that your resume includes all relevant education information, work experience, training and certifications. You may also indicate if there are any areas of government that are of interest.

Please note that reference checks will be completed as part of the screening process and does not mean that employment has been secured.

Application Results

We would like to thank all candidates for submitting an application for the Intern Office position. The selection committee has carefully considered all applications and candidates screened into the next phase of competition have been contacted.

Thank you for your interest in working with the Government of PEI. We encourage you to continue to apply for any positions that are of interest to you. Please visit for current employment opportunities.

Published date: 
April 10, 2024
Public Service Commission

General Inquiries

Public Service Commission
105 Rochford Street
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-368-4080
Fax: 902-368-4383