Thank you for your interest in an internship with New Hanover County Planning and Land Use. All applicants must submit a formal internship application, including a resume and cover letter, through the New Hanover County Human Resources Department. The selection process includes a criminal background check and drug screening.
Learn more and view current opportunities below.
The New Hanover County Planning & Land Use Department is seeking a summer 2018 intern to assist with long range planning projects, including small areas studies of the unincorporated county. Interns will assist with research, data analysis, written reports, presentations, and public outreach. Some involvement with community development & housing research is also anticipated.
Successful candidates must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, and have strong writing and research skills. Experience in data analysis, GIS, and social media outreach is strongly desired.
Intern will be expected to work 25-30 hours for 8 weeks but schedule is flexible. Internship may be extended beyond summer upon mutual agreement.
To apply for this internship, please submit an application through the county’s online application system, under the “Intern” job posting, at www.nhcgov.com/careers. Please be sure to include a resume and cover letter with your application, and indicate your interest in the Long Range Planning internship when prompted during the application process.
Priority consideration will be given to candidates expressing interest by Friday, May 18th.
For questions about internships with Planning and Land Use, please contact the department’s intern coordinator, Dylan McDonnell, at 910-798-7223 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Note: students seeking formal internship credit with their institution should confirm the internship credit with their adviser and must have the appropriate paper work forwarded to the intern coordinator.
Don’t see an active internship opportunity but have a great project idea? Please contact Dylan McDonnell to discuss more!
For all other internship or job opportunities, please contact the New Hanover County Human Resources Department.