When school is out, you “betta” believe PetSmart is the place to be. By joining one of our immersive programs, you'll be prepared to dive right into a fulfilling career!
Whatever your major, you'll use your education and skill set to help make a positive impact on pets and pet parents.
All PetSmart interns are paid during their time with us. Please apply or reach out to our Emerging Talent team for more details.
Relocation and Housing Available
PetSmart offers interns housing accommodations that are furnished and near by the Phoenix Home Office.
Take part in developmental sessions such as public speaking, self-leadership, wellness & work, and more! You will grow both professionally and personally during your time at PetSmart.
Best Summer Ever
Experience a 10-week program and a prime opportunity for college students to accelerate their career by developing in-demand skills all while having fun in and around Phoenix Arizona.
Here at PetSmart, we are all rooting for you! You will receive exposure to Senior Leadership and will have the support of the whole PetSmart pack.
We start posting roles on a rolling basis at the end of August. We recruit interns from late summer to the end of March. Acceptance for applications starts as soon as the roles go live. Once the role is open, you can apply directly on this site.
Pick Your Passion
Internships are available in IT, Merchandising, Supply Chain, Finance, Marketing and HR.
Impact the Business
PetSmart interns are empowered to complete business critical work and will have the opportunity to apply their studies to significant projects for the business while bringing their unique perspectives to the company. Our interns work on projects that solve for real company problems.
Merchant Rotational Program
During this 18-week rotation, you’ll be immersed in the world of merchandising: buying, planning and product development. Upon completion, you'll be placed within an entry-level role in digital merchandising.
Hear from interns and trainees
of projects presented to senior leadership, including CEO J.K. Symancyk
in Phoenix during the summer. But don't worry, it's a dry heat!
interns (and counting!) have experienced #LifeAtPetSmart in the past 10 years across our different business departments
of interns were offered full-time roles or return internship offers last year