City of Cotati: Internship Opportunity

August 20, 2014 9:24 AM

The City of Cotati is seeking a positive and energetic person to fill upcoming internship openings in the City Manager's Office.

If you are interested in a future career in political science, law, communications, finance, urban planning, business management or event planning, this would be your opportunity to further explore career paths from a government perspective and to gain experience and knowledge into municipal government while fulfilling scholastic requirements. This internship program would provide hands-on experience and training to understand local government process, exposure to day to day activities of a professional office and working in a professional setting.  Responsibilities of this position include  front-office administration, greeting and directing members of the public, and working on day-to-day operations as well as special projects related to economic development, records management and special events.

A positive attitude, good work ethic, and excellent written and oral communication skills are required.  Experience working with Microsoft Office programs is highly desired. To be eligible for this internship you must be currently enrolled in a college program and have completed a minimum of 60 units of college coursework. The pay rate for this internship is $12 per hour.

This  internship  term  is  three  months,  generally  coinciding  with  a  college  semester schedule, but can be modified with approval. The term may be extended at the discretion of the City. The City of Cotati City Manager's Office hours are Monday through Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon and 1:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  The internship is a maximum of 20 hours per week within these office hours and according to the student intern's class schedule.

Start Date: ASAP
Salary: DOE
How to Apply: If interested, please email a letter of interest and résumé ASAP and no later than 5:30 p.m. Monday September 8, 2014 to Tami Taylor at See the attached detailed job description for more information. cotatiinternjobdesc.pdf


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