Summer Employment Program

Wayne County's Summer Employment Program provides 6 weeks of paid internships within County departments. Applicants must be between the ages of 16-and 24 and reside within Wayne County, among other qualifying factors. 

If you are 16-24 years old and live in Wayne County, you can:

  • Gain real-world work experience
  • Intern for six weeks this summer (June 20-July 29)
  • Earn $10/hour by interning 20 hours per week
  • Gain local government, financial, and workplace training

The application period for the 2022 Summer Youth Employment Program has passed.

Important Dates

Application Completion Assistance: May 14, 2022 10am-1pm at Human Resources, 134 N. John Street in Goldsboro

Application Deadline: May 20, 2022

Interviews will be conducted: June 6-10, 2022

Orientation: June 11 & 18, 2022

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