The Internship Program
The City of Fort Collins Management Assistant program allows current Master of Public Administration students and recent graduates the opportunity to gain valuable career experience in a wide variety of areas of municipal operations. This position provides future municipal leaders with the opportunity to learn from seasoned professionals in a community consistently rated as one of the best places to live in the country. The Management Assistant will have the opportunity to learn about the inner-workings of a full-service city.
The Management Assistant will be provided the opportunity to work on projects based in a variety of City departments while maintaining a “home base” in the City Manager’s Office. Management Assistant will be involved in research, analytical work, and managing special projects. This position represents a one-year internship.
This position provides future municipal leaders an opportunity to catapult their careers and learn from seasoned professionals in a community consistently rated as one of the best places to live in the country. Come find out the “secret sauce” of Fort Collins in a position that is equal parts work and fun. The Management Assistant will have the opportunity to learn about the inner-workings of a full-service city, make a difference in day-to-day projects, and contribute to the organization at the executive leadership level.
More: Internship Description
Application deadline is Tuesday, January 19th, 2016 at 5:00 PM, MST. Applicants shall submit the following to Tyler Marr, City Manager’s Office, [email protected] or P.O. Box 580, Fort Collins, CO, 80522:
- A cover letter stating interest and intent;
- A current resume;
- An academic or professional writing sample of no more than five pages;
- Three references with daytime phone numbers.
Please submit this information in one .doc/.docx or.pdf file if possible.