Mercer County Internship Program

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Calling All Students!

The Mercer County Internship Program is designed to provide students in high school and college with paid opportunities to work as well as a chance to gain experience in their field of study. Student internships are offered during summer breaks (June to through Labor Day) with a limited amount of spots for winter and spring breaks. 

Student are expected to comply with Mercer County's pre-employment testing procedures which include a drug and physical exam and a background check for individuals over the age of 18. Students under the age of 18 must provide working papers in order to be eligible to work. 

Applications for the summer internship program are accepted beginning the month of March through the end of May.The Office of Personnel makes every effort to place students in their field of study on a first-come-first-serve basis, however, placement is not guaranteed.

Please contact Alejandra M. Silva at (609) 989-6676 or via e-mail at if you have any questions regarding the internship program or refer to the Internship FAQs page.