Intern, Orange County Planning Department

The Orange County Planning Department is now accepting applications for the position of Intern (temporary). The work involves responsibility for providing research assistance and staff support on special projects to the Planning Department in Orange County Government. Topics addressed by the Planning Department include land use, transportation, mass transit, natural resources, and agriculture. Intern positions provide an on-the-job training situation through exposure to many facets of County Government while at the same time contributing to the upgrading of on-going County programs, technical projects and formulation and testing of new programs and services. Work is carried out in accordance with established policies and procedures and involves the study of problems, gathering relevant information and developing and preparing reports with findings and recommendations designed to assist management in the decision making process. The work is performed under the general supervision of the department head. Does related work as required. Further information about the Planning Department is available on our website: http://www.orangecountygov.com/content/124/1362/default.aspx 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 

(A) Completion of 12 semester credits from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees; OR 

(B) Training and/or work experience appropriate to the responsibilities of the particular department assignment as determined by the Department Head. 

SALARY: $16.0661 per hour (up to 35 hours/week for 8 weeks) 

SEND APPLICATION BY APRIL 8, 2017 TO: 
ORANGE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING
124 MAIN STREET
GOSHEN, NEW YORK 10924
ATTN: ELLEN RUSSELL
or
EMAIL: erussell@orangecountygov.com

Employment applications can be downloaded from Orange County’s website. Please visit www.orangecountygov.com and follow the link to the Department of Human Resources page. 

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER