Emergency Management Internship Applications Due Aug. 21
Posted at 10 a.m.
Our Office of Emergency Management is now accepting applications — until Aug. 21 — for its fall internship program.
The office offers several unpaid internship positions and is seeking applicants with the following skills and interests:
- Emergency training and exercises.
- Marketing and communications.
Internship positions are best suited for undergraduates, graduate students or recent graduates with a background in emergency management, homeland security, public safety, public administration, public relations or communications. The ideal candidate should also have a strong interest in the field of emergency management.
Interns are required to commit at least 15-20 hours per week during the regular business hours of Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Interns may be asked to work outside of normal business hours for special events or during a disaster response when the Emergency Operations Center is activated.
More information and position descriptions can be found at www.fairfaxcounty.gov/oem/internship.