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DHS Internship Opportunities


DHS internships are

  • Meaningful, substantive opportunities
  • Allegheny County paid positions
  • Full- or part-time
  • Of varying, but defined, durations

DHS interns are

  • Currently enrolled in higher education
  • Allegheny County residents during their time of employment at DHS
  • Interested in exploring and contributing to a nationally recognized human service system
  • Detail-oriented, creative, enthusiastic, able to balance multiple priorities simultaneously and comfortable working in a team or individually

Internship opportunities

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How to apply

  • Please specify your top two office preferences in your cover letter
  • Put “DHS Internship” in the e-mail subject line
  • E-mail your résumé and cover letter to Jamie Regan 

If your skills and interests match a current DHS project, you will be called for an interview.