City of Durham Internship - Youth Employment & Succeeding (YES) in Durham, North Carolina

Internship - Youth Employment & Succeeding (YES)



Internship - Youth Employment & Succeeding (YES)


$9.00 - $12.00 Hourly


Building 5, NC

Job Type

Internship w/o benefits (Less than 1000 hours)


Office of Economic and Workforce Development

Job Number



7/31/2017 11:59 PM Eastern

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Position Description

Work Days: Monday - Friday

Work Hours: Varies/Possible Weekend Hours

Job Duration: Approximately 12 weeks

To qualify you must be enrolled in the Durham Youth Employment and Succeeding (YES) Program.

Seeking to hire Durham youth between the ages of 16 and 24. Possible work sites may include: non-profit agencies, various County of Durham Departments including Cooperative Extension, Criminal Justice Resource Center, Department of Social Services, Engineering, Environmental Health, Purchasing, Fire Marshall, General Services, Internal Audit, Inspections, Library, Open Space and Real Estate Division, Public Health Dental, Sheriff Department, and Tax Office. Youth will also be assigned to employers throughout Durham, such as Durham Career Center MS Design Embroidery, and Law firms. Youth may also be placed in other area business in Durham and RTP.


  • Willing to work indoors or outdoors;

  • Ability to effectively communicate with the general public in a courteous manner;

  • Ability to follow simple instructions with minimal supervision;

  • Ability to work with a diverse group of people.

Minimum Qualifications & Experience

  • Must be a resident of Durham City or Durham County.

  • Must be enrolled in the Durham Youth Employment and Succeeding (YES) Program.


Where did you first hear about this opportunity?

  • City of Durham Website

  • Walk in

  • Job fair

  • Employee referral

  • Professional organization Please list the organization in "other" box below

  • Internet posting Please list the specific web site in the "other" box below

  • Craig's List

  • Facebook

  • LinkedIn

  • GlassDoor




  • Employment Security Commission

  • Magazine/Newspaper

  • Other


If you listed "other" above please give specific web site, organization, or publication


Are you a resident of Durham City or Durham County?

  • Yes

  • No


Are you currently participating in the Durham Youth Employment & Succeeding (YES) program?

  • Yes

  • No


How long have you been in the YES program?

If not in the YES program, please put N/A


What activities in the YES program are you involved in or are participating in?

If none, please put N/A

Required Question