Summer Internship Announcement

Goshen, NY – Orange County Executive Steve Neuhaus, the Office of Human Resources, and the Orange County Youth Bureau (OCYB) today announced that applications are now open for the 2014 Summer Youth Internship Program. The annual program offers positive, unpaid work experiences for local high school students currently in grade 10 through graduating seniors. 

Selected youth will be matched to county departments that have available internships. Please note that slots are limited and completed applications are to be returned to the Orange County Youth Bureau no later than June 2. Reliable transportation and a consistent time commitment are required. An orientation regarding volunteer expectations will be offered to all selected applicants. The application can be downloaded here: www.orangecountygov.com/filestorage/124/1386/2014_Summer_Youth_Intern_Recruit_Appl_.doc.

“Internships are a great way to learn valuable skills during the summer months,” said Neuhaus. “Our county offers some of the most valuable youth-outreach programs in the state, and our summer internships are no exception. Please contact the Youth Bureau by June 2 with your completed application to join us for this can’t-miss opportunity.”

“The Orange County Summer Youth Internship Program continues to grow and is now in its fourth year. Youth participants will have the opportunity to build skills that will help them be successful in future paying jobs. The Youth Bureau is excited to coordinate this program and see firsthand the investment that county departments are making in our future workforce,” said Youth Bureau Director Rachel Wilson.


Mail completed applications to: OCYB, 18 Seward Avenue, Suite 102, Middletown, NY  10940. Call 845-615-3620 or email youthbur@orangecountygov.com for more details. To learn more about services and programs available to young people in Orange County, please visit www.orangecountygov.com/youthbureau.