Internships

Spend your Summer on Cape Cod!


The Town of Yarmouth is now accepting applications for summer and fall internships with the Town Administrator's office and other Town Departments.   
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Projects

Our internships are designed to provide students with an exciting experience working on a variety of projects. Projects are well suited for students who have a background and interest in technology, marketing, public policy, finance, and process improvement.

Some of the specific projects we are looking for this summer and fall include: 

• Rethinking our website homepage and general website navigation improvements 

• Building and supporting public engagement tools to improve how we communicate with our residents and businesses

• Mapping and digitizing recreational trails 

• Developing brand guidelines for official town documents

• General Human Resources project management and support

• Event coordination

About the Program

Project Assignment

​Projects are assigned based on candidates' qualifications and interest. Please indicate in your application if any of the specific projects referenced above interest you. 

Selection Process

Unfortunately we only have a limited numbers of positions to offer, so internships are based on a competitive interview process. Selected applicants will be contacted for an in-person interview.

Who Should Apply

Internships are open to both undergraduate and graduate students in any major, and up to one year post graduation. We will consider high school applicants as well.

Length of Internship

Internships typically last eight weeks and are scheduled to accommodate any school requirements.

Funding

We provide direct funding for internships. We also encourage applicants with university or grant funding to apply.


Application Deadline

Summer Internships

Space is still available for summer 2018 internships. For those interested in applying, please email your cover letter and resume to Chris Dwelley, cdwelley@yarmouth.ma.us by Friday, May 25th. Please include "Summer Internship" in the subject line of your email. 

Fall Semester Internships

​Applications for fall semester internships are due by Friday, August 3rd. Please email your cover letter and resume to Chris Dwelley, cdwelley@yarmouth.ma.us. Please include "Fall Internships" in the subject line of your email.