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From a successful internship to full-time employment, Pekin Insurance provided me with an excellent opportunity to start my career with a respected company right out of college.

Aaron Catterall, Specialty Claim Analyst Claim

Internship opportunities at Pekin Insurance

Our internships help students launch their careers with real-world work experience in a variety of areas. You’ll take on challenging projects, develop yourself both personally and professionally, and have the opportunity to make an immediate and lasting contribution to our company’s success.

Pekin Insurance’s summer internship program gives you the opportunity to do real work that makes an impact! Our competitively paid program begins in late May and concludes in mid-August. Some interns may even have the opportunity to extend their internship beyond the program end date! An internship with Pekin Insurance allows you to engage in activities such as the following:

  • Professional development gained through real-world job experiences
  • Volunteering within the Pekin community
  • Networking with Senior Leaders
  • Social events and team building exercises
  • Mentorship and job shadowing opportunities

How does the internship program work?

The Pekin Insurance internship program includes an 10-week program during which interns work a 40-hour work week from May to August. Intern candidates are generally recruited during September through December. Some of the benefits of a Pekin Insurance internship include customized intern orientation, corporate work experience, networking opportunities, and one paid holiday.

We are highly focused on creating an internship program that is value-driven for our interns and aligns to our corporate strategic goals. There are simply no "fluff" projects.  The work you complete as an intern, provides positive impact to our daily operations and offers real-world insurance experience.  This is why we are very proud of our recent award from RISE (Rising Insurance Star Executives), being recognized as part of their Elite 50

RISE is an organization devoted to elevating the voice of young professionals within the insurance industry.  They are actively bridging the age gap in this industry through networking and educational opportunities , career mentorships and celebrating the best and brightest young talent in the insurance industry.   What makes us qualified to earn this award you might ask?  Click here to find out!

Award Elite 50 winner 2022 - Rise - Web-06

What internship opportunities are available at Pekin Insurance?

Pekin Insurance offers a variety of internship opportunities. Take a look at our current job openings page for a list of the internships that are available:

  • Accounting
  • Administrative Services
  • Commercial Lines Underwriting
  • Financial Products
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Life Actuarial
  • Life Claims
  • Life Underwriting
  • Marketing
  • Personal Lines Underwriting
  • Pre-Need
  • Property/Casualty Actuarial
  • Property/Casualty Claims
  • Sales