Early Career Opportunities

We offer career opportunities for students and graduates in Newport Beach, CA and Omaha, NE. Join us as we pave the way for the leaders of tomorrow. Pacific Life offers a workplace that combines mentorship, training, and opportunity with a vibrant community to empower you to start an impactful career.


Our Summer Internship Programs offer an opportunity for students to gain valuable experience and get a head start on a full-time career at Pacific Life. Our internship programs provide the following: 

  • Professional Development
  • Executive Mentorship Program
  • Collaborative Environment
  • Real World Work
  • Social Events
  • Training and Education
  • Networking and Exposure to Leadership
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Opportunities for Graduates

Student Actuarial Rotation Program (StAR)
As an early career actuary at Pacific Life, we believe in giving you opportunities that challenge you to grow and broaden your experience. Our rotational program will allow you to gain exposure to multiple functional areas, products, and technologies as you work toward your FSA designation. You’ll also receive benefits like mentorship, paid study time, cost coverage for study materials and exam fees, and bonuses and raises for passing exams and achieving your designations. Watch a Day in the Life of Charlene.

Information Technology Leadership Program (ITLP)
The IT Leadership Program provides a jumpstart to your career by combining leadership development with the ability to gain diverse experience across various IT and business sectors. You will be on a path to professional growth through four 6-month rotations that allow you to build strong technical and analytical skills. The program supports ongoing education, while enabling you to make a measurable impact on our business. As an ITLP Graduate, you will have the opportunity to work in a role that would normally require 3-5 years of experience, such as becoming a people leader or technical expert. Learn more from ITLP Associate Jacob.

The Sales Academy
Recognized by the Association for Talent Development, our award-winning career development program offers a unique opportunity for Internal Wholesalers to take their careers to the next level. The Sales Academy is an intensive 12-month program consisting of virtual and in-person classroom learning, professional networking, and a mentorship program. Read a Sales Academy graduate's story.

Data Intern Expo 2023

An intern presents at the 2023 Data Intern Expo.

Volunteering Together

Interns gathered in Newport Beach and volunteered with Operation Gratitude to assemble Battalion Buddies that are given to the children of deployed service members.

A Day in the Life of a Sales Intern

An Omaha Sales intern shares her experience attending a sales symposium.

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Intern Mixer 2023

Interns enjoyed an evening of networking with senior leaders on the rooftop of the Newport Beach office.

You Belong Here

People come first here. We’re committed to maintaining a welcoming working environment where everyone feels they belong and every voice is heard.

You can be yourself at Pacific Life.

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