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Category: Human Services

Type: Standard

Location: Jefferson City

Starts: May. 16, 2024

$ Paid
 Full Time
 Part Time


Note: Two (2) positions will be filled. Interviews will take place in mid-March with start date of May 16, 2024 or June 1, 2024.

Location: Harry S. Truman State Building 301 W. High St. Jefferson City, MO 65101

Why you’ll love this position: 

As an Intern with the State of Missouri, Office of Administration you will network with those in your chosen profession while serving the citizens of Missouri. Our internship offers you an opportunity to receive meaningful work experience in the field of Public Administration. You will perform entry-level tasks while taking part in opportunities to develop skills and participate in projects that affect the lives of Missourians. The internship schedule is flexible at 20-40 hours per week. The program aims to cultivate a pool of diverse talent that includes people of populations currently underrepresented in the State work-force.

Apply online at - Human Resources Intern 

 Preferred Field(s) of Study:

  • Public Administration
  • Business Administration
  • Human Resources
  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Communications
  • Other related majors

Successful background check results are required for employment in this position. This may include background checks involving a candidate’s name and/or fingerprints and other screenings as needed for the specific position.

More reasons to love this position:

The State of Missouri offers a robust benefits package that includes a defined pension plan, generous leave and holiday time, and eligibility for health-insurance coverage. Your total compensation is more than the dollars you receive in your paycheck. To better understand the full value of working for the State of Missouri, check out our interactive Total Compensation Calculator. This tool provides a comprehensive view of benefits and more that are offered to prospective employees. The Total Compensation Calculator and other applicant resources can be found here.

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The State of Missouri is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


What you’ll do: 

  • Participate in the Office of Administration Summer internship program.
  • Update information on the intranet that supports the Division of Personnel in communication with other divisions within the Office of Administration.
  • Assist with reviewing presentations and projects for accessibility compliance.
  • Join the Employee Relations team during New Employee Orientation with set up and greeting new team members.
  • Assist other teams within the Division of Personnel on various projects, surveys, and tasks as needed.
  • Work may include maintaining confidentiality of sensitive data and/or information.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • The ability to work as part of a team;
  • Excellent administrative and organizational skills;
  • Effective communication skills;
  • Detail-oriented;
  • Interns must be currently enrolled in a 2- year, 4- year, professional, or advanced college degree program.

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