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The Sedgwick County Management Intern Program offers
a one-year opportunity to explore different administrative career fields, gain
invaluable insight into local government, and procure future leadership
positions. The goal of the program is to draw and preserve highly motivated and
creative individuals from diverse social and cultural backgrounds to local
Management Interns study administrative systems,
policies and practices, and will be given definite work assignments involving
meaningful participation in a wide variety of issues facing the Sedgwick County
metropolitan area. They are given in-depth experience with all facets of County
government including, but not limited to: Public finance, public health, public
safety, public works, human resources, and other County functions. Interns
attend county commission meetings, county manager's staff meetings, and local
and regional conferences. They work out of the Sedgwick County Manager's Office
and area assigned projects at the direction of the County Manager and Deputy
The Communications Intern position involves research
and analytical work on communication strategy and multi-media outlets. The
Intern will assist in creative ways for the organization to tell its stories to
stakeholders. They will be given work assignments involving communications
regarding issues facing the Sedgwick County metropolitan area and have in-depth
exposure to all facets of County government. They will work closely with the
Corporate Communications team.
Applicants should be complete or nearly complete with
their coursework. Sedgwick County will be hiring up to three interns. For
consideration, applicants must submit a resume and cover letter, graduate
transcripts, and a job application. The application will be available on the
County's employment website at www.hrepartners.com.
Management Interns must be a recent master's level
graduate or nearly complete in their graduate level course work.
Communications Interns should be a bachelor's level graduate. Prefer a
Master's degree from an accredited college or university in corporate or
strategic communications, mass media communications, public relations,
marketing, journalism, or a related field. Related graduate level studies and/or
work experience can be taken into consideration.
Applicants must have course work completed by June
2018. Interested candidates should send the below information to: Christi
Applications for the 2018-2019 cycle are due January 28, 2017.
For more information contact:
Assistant to the County Manager
The Mission of Sedgwick County is to provide quality public services to our community so everyone can pursue freedom and prosperity in a safe, secure, and healthy environment.
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