INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY IN MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENT – BOROUGH’S CLERK’S OFFICE
In an effort to introduce young adults to government vocations, the Borough of Bergenfield has established an internship program.
The municipal internship program offers college students with a minimum completion of 60 college credits an opportunity to gain valuable work experience in a government office environment. Interns will be responsible for assisting the Administration office with reception duties, assisting in programing Borough wide events, processing local permit applications, records management, and the preparation of public meeting packets and election materials. Interns will have an opportunity to work cooperatively with government officials, department heads, volunteers and members of the public.
The Borough is seeking students with coursework in Political Science, Public Administration, or other related fields of study. Furthermore, students should have excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong computer skills, be self-motivated and dependable.