Intern Cohort Coordinator
Position Title: Intern Cohort Coordinator
Deadline to apply: June 7, 2018 @ 5:00 pm, PDT
Salary: $15.00 hourly
Current college students and high school students are welcome to apply for this internship. This is a paid internship.
This internship may be of special interest to a student interested in program/project management event planning, leadership and regional government.
The Intern Cohort Coordinator will be exposed to learning opportunities and work at the intersection where regional government, public service and diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) meet.
This internship provides first-hand exposure to careers in regional government, project management and event planning. Facilitated through work in an office environment, this person will work with and learn from staff throughout Metro and will serve as the primary coordinator for all Metro internships. Through this experience, the Intern will refine time management, research and administrative skills, while taking on work and projects that will provide exposure to and develop skills in DEI concepts and programming and storytelling. These projects will come through coordination and leadership of the intern cohort.
This Intern will work in the Office of the COO. On a daily basis, the work performed position will be overseen by the DEI Administrative Assistant and managed by the DEI Program Director.
Duration: mid June through early September
Schedule: Flexible, days, 20-40 hours per week; Monday - Friday
Metro hires a workforce representative of the communities we serve, understanding that a diverse workforce strengthens our organization. We value diversity and support a positive and welcoming environment where all of our employees can thrive.
• Current college or high school student
• Some experience performing in depth and complex research for project based work
• A current drivers license
• Cover letter describing why you are interested in this internship and how it aligns with your education or career goals.
To apply: visit www.oregonmetro.gov/jobs for the complete job announcement and a link to our online hiring center. Metro is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.