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

PDF applications are HERE. Online applications are HERE.

Please read the application thoroughly before applying. The deadline to apply is May 20, 2022.

Applications may be printed and hand-delivered to the Human Resources office at 134 N. John Street in Goldsboro or, they may be emailed to

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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