Internship Opportunities January 28 - February 1
Public Relations - Under the general supervision of the Deputy City Manager or Community Services Director of La Mirada, the administrative intern acts in a staff capacity to perform responsible work associated with the writing and dissemination of public information materials through print, video and graphics. The intern will assist in the promotion of the city’s key projects, programs and services, prepare press releases, newsletter articles and correspondence, research and analyze technical and statistical data relative to departmental programs, photograph the city’s services, assist in updating the Website, and other duties. Applicants should have knowledge of public relations principles and techniques, strong writing skills, and a general understanding of municipal government operations. One year of experience in communications, journalism or a related field is preferred. A valid California driver’s license is required. This position is an hourly, part-time, at-will position. Interns will be compensated between $11.73 and $16.42 per hour and will work between 25 and 29 hours per week. For more information and to apply, please visit http://www.cityoflamirada.org/ or call (562) 943-0131.