Dauphin County has a number of internships for students looking for experience in County-related fields.

Commissioners' Office
Find out more about the Commissioners' Office Internship by clicking here.

Probation Services Office
For information about the Probation Services internship, click here.

4-H Summer Program

Dauphin County 4-H Summer Intern/Program Assistant

 The College of Agricultural Sciences, Penn State Extension - Dauphin County seeks to hire a 4-H Summer Intern/Program Assistant. The Summer Intern/Program Assistant will assist in planning, implementing and/or evaluating 4-H events, activities and projects with youth at local area and state 4-H events, as well as various day camps and overnight camps.

Visit for more information or to apply.

If you have questions about the program contact:     
 Heather Freeland, 4-H Educator

Technology Internship

Internships with the Dauphin County Information Technology Department provide undergraduate or graduate students with experience in the day-to-day operations of Information Technology within county government. 
Through this program, interns will work with the IT Department on special projects to assist with planning and preparation for several county departments, research issues to aid in developing the county website, graphic design and more.
An intern must be currently earning or possess a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, with major coursework in Information Technology, or website development. 
A candidate must also possess computer, communications, organizational and time management skills. Applicants can apply by sending a cover letter and resume to For additional information, please contact the Dauphin County Information Technology Department at 717-780-6262.
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