Southeast Tennessee Development District - Community & Economic Development Department Intern - Part Time/Temporary
The Community & Economic Development Department is seeking a part-time/temporary Intern who will work directly with current planning staff and assist with a variety of land use planning activities such as advising communities on matters related to zoning and subdivision regulations. Intern will also be working with existing staff on a stormwater planning project. Other work may include grant writing, administration and other duties as assigned. Attendance at evening meetings may also be required.
The ideal candidate will have or be working toward a bachelor’s degree in planning, public administration, political science, geography or a related field. Those currently seeking a master’s degree in one of the aforementioned areas are preferred. Interested candidates should have some educational or professional background in planning and government. Knowledge and previous experience in smart growth, stormwater, civil engineering and green infrastructure is preferred.
Interested candidates should e-mail a cover letter, resume and time frame available to complete an internship to email@example.com by 5 pm August 8, 2014. No phone calls please. Internships are expected to begin in September 2014 and end no later than January 2015. Interns will work between 20 and 30 hours a week.
An Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. TDD/TTY: TN Relay 711