The Puyallup Tribe and Seattle Seahawks are working together to help recruit Puyallup Tribal candidates for paid internships during the 2021 NFL season.


“We are excited about this opportunity to help our Tribal Members gain employment and job experience through Seahawks internships,” said Puyallup Tribal Council Member David Z. Bean. “The Puyallup Tribe and the Seahawks have formed a partnership through the Emerald Queen Casino, and in the spirit of that partnership, they’ve asked us to help recruit Tribal Members for their internship program.” 


The deadline to apply is April 30.


Tribal Members

Please select “Tribe Member” on the dropdown option for the question “How did you hear about this job?” when filling out the application. After you apply, please notify Puyallup Tribe Human Resources to humanresources@puyalluptribe-nsn.gov. HR will provide a list to the Seahawks to help identify Tribal Member candidates.


General Information

All internships are hourly, paid positions. A background check will be conducted. Interns are responsible for their own housing, travel, and relocation expenses. Placements last the duration of the NFL season, approximately from late July until February.


Selection Process:

Final applicants will be contacted and invited to participate in an interview process starting in early May.

All interviews will take place virtually. There is potential for an in-person final round interview.

Applicant must:

  • Be currently enrolled as a junior, senior, or recent graduate (within 12 months) from a four-year college or university. Grad school students are eligible to apply as well.
  • Have authorization to work in the U.S.
  • Have a current driver’s license
  • Be able to work 40 hours per week as well as game day/nights, weekends and other various events

Apply at: https://www2.seahawks.com/employment/openings/


And don’t forget to email humanresources@puyalluptribe-nsn.gov afterward. Good luck!