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PSRC serves as the regional planning organization for the four-county central Puget Sound region and develops policies and makes decisions about transportation, growth management and economic development. Our mission is to enhance the quality of life in the central Puget Sound region. PSRC is widely recognized as one of the best regional agencies of its type in the nation and is a great place to work!

Our commitment to diversity and inclusivity is reflected in our cultural values and norms, and our work within the region. At PSRC, diversity covers the full spectrum of differences among people, including: age, gender, size, race/ethnicity, national origin, work style, sexual orientation, political ideology, reasonable accommodation for ADA, military/veteran status, religious affiliation, communication style and family status.


Career and Internship Opportunities

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PSRC’s compensation package includes salary and benefits. Benefits represent approximately 30% of an employee’s total compensation package. Benefits-eligible employees receive a wide range of benefits, including:

Health Benefits

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision

Income Protection

  • Life Insurance
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D)
  • Short-Term Disability (STD)
  • Long-Term Disability (LTD)

Retirement Benefits

  • Washington State Public Employees Retirement Systems (PERS)
  • Employer-match 457 Deferred Compensation

Paid Time Off and Leave

  • Personal Time Bank (PTB)/Vacation Pay
  • Holiday Pay
  • Family Medical Leave
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Jury Duty Leave
  • Military Leave

Life/Work Benefits

  • Transportation Incentive Plan (TIP)
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Life Assistance Program (LAP)
  • Long-Term Care (LTC)
  • Flexible Work Schedules


Internships are available to current high school, undergraduate and graduate students and to emerging professionals. Interns will have the opportunity to develop professional skills with valuable hands-on, real-world experiences at PSRC.

PSRC offers three types of internships:

  • Summer internships offer a deep dive into an area of interest. Interns will focus on a project for approximately three months and typically work 4 to 5 days per week. Summer internships will be posted in late winter.

  • Summer high school internships will be posted in late spring as opportunities arise.

  • Year-long internships offer a greater variety of work over a 12-month period. Interns typically work 2 days per week. Year-long internships will be posted in September.