Stockbridge GA
Internship Program

City of Stockbridge Logo
                       City of Stockbridge Internship Program




Program Information
:

The City of Stockbridge is pleased to provide Georgia students the opportunity to intern through the City’s internship program.  This program provides practical work experience that complements academic experience.

Opportunities within this program will allow the students to work in one of five (5) functional areas. They include the following:

  • Administration/Community Development
  • Human Resources
  • Event Planning
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Public Works

The learning experience affords the students a view of the inner workings of city government.  Each intern will have a variety of responsibilities in which he or she will have assigned projects that relate to his or her field of study.  Interns also have the opportunity to participate in some activities depending on the department assigned.   We try to accommodate all students' requests, but cannot guarantee availability in the assigned area.

Fall and spring internships can be up to 16 weeks and the summer internship can be up to 8 weeks.  Internship dates coincide with the college or university academic calendar.

Overview:

  • Internships are approved on a semester basis.
  • Typical work hours per week (20) for part-time and (40) for full-time.
  • Location is in Stockbridge.
  • Internships may be paid or unpaid at the Federal Minimum Wage, based on budget.

Eligibility Requirements:

To be considered for the City of Stockbridge Intern Program, interns must meet the following qualifications:

  • Resident of Georgia with current enrollment in a Georgia college or university, or
  • Non-resident of Georgia with current enrollment attending a Georgia college or university.
  • United States citizen or authorized to work in the United States.
  • Current earned grade point average of  2.5 or better
  • Current enrollment as a junior or senior, or enrolled in graduate school

Important Dates and Deadlines:

Interested students should submit a letter of interest with a copy of an unofficial transcript and return by the following deadlines.  These dates may vary based on student’s academic schedule and dates required for internship:

Term                           Letter of Interest                     Internship Start Date

Spring                          January 13, 2017                    February 1, 2017

Summer                       May 25, 2017                          June 1, 2017

Fall             September 7, 2017                  October 5, 2017

 

Internship Packet must include:

  • Two functional areas and indicate first choice or second choice in letter.
  • Letter should include your academic discipline and your objectives for this internship.
  • Current resume
  • Letter of recommendation from Advisor or Professor

Internship Packet can be faxed to 770-626-4237 or mailed to City of Stockbridge, 4640 N. Henry Blvd., Stockbridge, GA.  30281, Attention:  Human Resources.  If you have any questions regarding an internship with the City of Stockbridge please send an email to rwheeler@cityofstockbridge-ga.gov.  

 

       
       
       
      E-notify RSS Feeds Twitter Facebook 
      Stockbridge City Hall | 4640 North Henry Boulevard Stockbridge, GA 30281
      Phone: (770) 389-7900  |  Fax: (770) 389-7912
      Contact Us  |  Site Map   |  Powered by MunicipalCMS
      SeeClickFix Merle Manders Conference Center Stockbridge TV
      0