Data Internships

Date: Feb 15, 2020

Division or Field Office:

Office Of The President

Department of Position: Multiple

Work from:

Corporate Office in Erie, PA


At Erie Insurance, we believe in professional and personal development.  With our Future Focus Internship Program, both are provided in abundance.  Not only do we offer the opportunity to gain professional experience in a challenging and competitive setting, but we welcome you as part of the ERIE family.  We ensure that our interns receive the best internship experience possible, which includes multiple educational, developmental, professional, social and networking opportunities.  The esteem ERIE holds in its Future Focus Internship Program is evident at every level of the organization, defined even further by multiple opportunities for socializing with high level leaders, up to and including our President and CEO.  Are you ready for the internship experience of a lifetime?  Look no further.



Opportunity to join our Future Focus Internship Program as a Data Intern


Erie Insurance is committed to helping you learn and grow with a challenging internship position that will offer you relevant and real world business experience. We are currently hiring candidates to join our program for the upcoming summer internship program as Data Interns!  


Who should apply?

  • Applications are accepted from full-time college students currently attending an accredited college or university to pursue a four-year degree or to complete a graduate program full-time
  • A four-year degree student should be completing sophomore, junior, or senior year
  • A graduate program student
  • A minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 is required to be considered for an internship


*Please note – We are unable to offer this position to individuals who will require current or future immigration sponsorship for employment.


About the Internship

The internship includes orientation to the company and the insurance industry through:

  • A variety of challenging assignments in a stimulating work environment
  • A personal mentor
  • A welcome breakfast, monthly lunches and wrap up event
  • A variety of educational, social and community service events allowing for collaboration with other interns
  • Social events and other networking activities with senior leaders including the CEO
  • Opportunity to participate in company-wide innovation challenges
  • Relocation assistance may be available to those who qualify


Data Internship Roles

Erie Insurance offers interns the opportunity to gain experience in several different areas in our organization focused on Data and Analytics

  • Preparation: Assist with the process of cleansing and wrangling data prior to reporting and analytics.
  • Reporting:  Assist with the creation of ad-hoc and recurring reports using appropriate programming languages and software tools.
  • Analytics: Assist in conducting detailed analysis related to ERIE’s products and services using appropriate programming languages and software tools.



Position Summary

Under close supervision, performs functional duties for assigned division. Performs special projects as required.


  • There are eight (8) positions available 
  • The selected candidates will work from our Corporate Office in Erie, PA
  • Candidates who are able to start in January 2020, work part-time through the semester and transition into the full-time Internship Program in May 2020 highly preferred
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Performs various tasks related to the achievement of division objectives.
  • Conducts research and gathers information and assists in creating presentations as required.
  • Analyzes data and reports findings.
  • Verifies and enters data into appropriate system, and updates electronic files.
  • Provides clerical and administrative support as needed.
  • Completes special projects as required.
  • Competencies
    Ability to Manage Complexity
    Developing And Maintaining Relationships
    Information Management Skills
    Interpersonal Communication
    Job-Specific Knowledge
    Oral Communication
    Planning And Organizing
    Problem Analysis
    Service Orientation
    Time Management

    High school diploma, or equivalent, required. Pursuit of Bachelor's degree with completion of sophomore year in a relevant field required. Minimum 3.0 GPA required. Working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet and presentation software preferred.

    Physical Requirements
    Lifting 0-20 lbs; Often (20-50%)
    Lifting 20-50 lbs; Occasional (<20%)
    Lifting Over 50 lbs; Occasional (<20%)
    Driving; Rarely
    Pushing/Pulling; Occasional (<20%)
    Manual Keying/Data Entry; Frequent (50-80%)
    Climbing; Rarely

    Nearest Major Market: Erie

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