Municipal Internship Opportunities

All of the current internship opportunities are listed below. 

Wilkinsburg Borough

job id: wilkinsburg18

Job Title:  Procedures & Policies Intern
Municipality:  Wilkinsburg Borough
Internship Dates:  Fall 2018
Compensation:  $18/hr, 20 hrs per week


The purpose of the internship is two-fold: Work with Borough Department heads and staff, including Public Works, Administration, Finance, Code Enforcement and Library to identify regularly performed duties in each and create a procedures manual describing each primary duty and those responsible. The intern will review existing documents, interview Department Heads and Employees, write a manual for each department, oversee the review and approvals and other related requirements as needed.

Work with the Borough Manager and appointed committee members to move forward a “Safe and Sustainable” Committee. The committee has met once and has discussed goals including workplace safety and internal sustainable practices. The intern will research creative ways to engage employees in the effort as well as provide the Borough Manager with best practices used in other similar workplaces to ensure employee safety and agency sustainability. The intern will review existing documents and work with the Committee to implement useful and practical safe and sustainable practices. Employee outreach and education will be an important part of this task.