Intern - Executive Team

internship - part time, paid

City Lacey
Lacey, WA
Closed
Posted 62 Days ago
City Lacey
Lacey, WA
internship - part time, paid
Posted 62 Days ago
Closed

Description

What job title, keywords Where city, state, country Home View All Jobs ( 2,492,100 ) Job Information City of Lacey Part-time Intern - Executive Team in Lacey , Washington Part-time Intern - Executive Team Print Apply Part-time Intern - Executive Team Salary $12.00 - $15.00 Hourly Location Lacey, WA Job Type Intern Department City Manager Job Number 2019-00057 Closing 5/31/2019 5:00 PM Pacific Description Benefits Questions Basic Purpose The City of Lacey seeks to hire one graduate student interested in local government service to work as an intern for the City's Executive Team. The intern will have the opportunity to work on high-level projects under the direction of department directors and other City staff. Internships will provide opportunities for graduate-level students to work within a municipal government and gain experience to help motivate them towards working for local governments in the future. The Executive Team Intern Program will be ongoing. Internships will be opportunity based and will not last longer than 12 months. Educational Benefit to Student: Internships provide the following benefits for students: Real-world experience working on municipal projects that have real impacts on the Lacey community. An opportunity to network with local government professionals in a variety of fields. The opportunity to explore career options and develop relevant marketable and transferable skills. Essential Duties and Responsibilities The Executive Team Intern will have the opportunity to work on projects in the following areas: City Management, Community & Economic Development, Finance, Parks & Recreation, Police, and Public Works. Projects may include: Research and Draft Municipal Code Updates Program and Department Research Develop Best Practices, Policies, and Procedures for City Departments The Executive Team Intern may be assigned to work on additional projects as needs arise within the City. Internship Duration and Hours: The City will work with the selected individual to schedule up to 16 hours of work per week during normal business hours. Ideally, the candidate will be available to serve in this capacity for 12 months. Qualifications Education: This position is open to graduate-level students studying business, public policy, community development, finance, or a closely related field. Must have previously completed a four-year bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. Must possess at least a 3.25 GPA at the time of application and throughout the internship. Must be enrolled in an graduate program at an accredited college or university courses with a part-time or full-time course load. Must pass a background investigation. Must have a valid Washington State driver license and a driving record acceptable to the City and the City's insurance carrier. Verification of identity and United States work authorization must be completed as required by the Immigration Reform and Control Act. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal and written communication skills with the ability to work with a variety of internal and external parties. Candidates must be well versed in standard computer programs like the Microsoft Office Suite, and be willing to learn new programs as needed. Intern positions are not eligible for health insurance, other insurances, holidays, vacation, and/or other paid leave benefits provided to regular full-time positions; however, they are covered by Workers' Compensation Insurance. The City will comply with RCW 49.46.210 and WAC's 296-128-600 through 296-128-700 in providing paid sick leave to all covered employees (non-exempt). Intern positions are not eligible to participate in the Department of Retirement Systems. Social Security and Federal withholding taxes will be deducted from wages. Current Search Criteria City of Lacey Part-time Intern - Executive Tea... Lacey Washington Clear All if ($('#direct_applyDiv').length) { $('.direct_highlightedText').contents().filter(function() { return this.nodeType == 3; }).each(function() { this.textContent = this.textContent.replace(' in', ''); }); $('.search-container').hide(); $('#direct_wideHeader').css('height','auto'); }; /* hide facet (hide) */ if($('#direct_disambiguationDiv h3 .direct_highlightedText:contains("(hide)")')) { $('#direct_disambiguationDiv h3 .direct_highlightedText:contains("(hide)")').parent().hide(); $('#direct_facetDisambig').hide(); }

Skills

microsoft word, public policy, microsoft office, organization, finance, internships, interpersonal communication, economic research, written communication, social media, facebook, twitter, public relations, social networking, marketing communications

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