The City of Springfield has a commitment to attracting individuals to careers in municipal government for the betterment of the organization and community at-large. The City's Internship Program is designed to build interest and awareness of career opportunities within local government for students. These internships provide an opportunity for the City to meet and build relationships with students who desire a career in municipal government or a career area offered by the City. In addition, the program enables college and graduate students to enhance their academic course work, create a network of contacts, and gain valuable on-the-job experience and exposure needed in pursuing their careers.
The City of Springfield stands for mutual respect within our work environment where team members have the opportunity to reach their full potential. Embracing our different perspectives and ideas allows us to be innovative and effective in how we build the Springfield community. Together, we are better.
City of Springfield interns have the unique opportunity to work alongside our skills professionals, in any of our 22 departments. We are the most functionally diverse employer in the area, so we have something for nearly every career path. Students leave with great experience and skills that equip them for a successful future!