Intern–City and County of Denver

Posted on August 12th, 2009


Firm:City and County of Denver

Type of Firm: Career Service Authority

Submitted by: Sherry Kerford

Date Submitted: 7/29/2009



Contact Person: Arthur Gilkison

Title: Operations Supervisor


Phone: 720-865-9044

How to Contact: email

Address: 201 west colfax

City: Denver  State: CO  Zip: 80202


Number of Interns: not sure

Anticipated Hire Date: Fall semester  Deadline to Apply: 8/9/2009 Anticipated Decision Date: 9/1/2009

Compensation: Unpaid     Hourly Salary Range:

Description: The Administration Office of Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper seeks several unpaid, part-time or full-time interns to assist this fall with office administration and organization, research projects and writing, customer service, and correspondence. Opportunities exist within the Greenprint Denver, Neighborhoods, Boards & Commissions, Legislative, Scheduling and Administrative functions of the office.

The intern will experience a fast-paced, professional environment and will learn about Mayor Hickenlooper and his initiatives, Denver municipal government and public service.

The intern will provide administrative support for the Mayor’s office, including but not limited to general office duties: receptionist, correspondence, calendars, events, meeting planning, office supplies, etc.

Perform work on schedule and in a complete and accurate manner.

Demonstrate the highest level of customer service.

Communicate effectively to the general public as well as other City employees and management.

The intern will report to the Operations Supervisor in the Mayor’s Office and will receive real-time feedback on performance as well as a review at the end of the internship.

Schedule: Part time or full time, but a minimum of 16 hours weekly with a consistent schedule each week (for example, Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays).

Compensation: Unpaid.

Upon request, we will work with your college/university to accommodate the requirements of your school’s internship program.

Applications are not being accepted online. Please submit a letter of interest (including area(s) of interest and schedule of availability), a resume, a short writing sample and 3 references to Please use “Administrative Internship-” for the subject line. Interviews will be scheduled in August.