The Parks and Recreation Department has worked in recent years to incorporate a number of unpaid internship opportunities into our work plan in order to provide needed products for the department as well as to provide hands-on work experience for college students. Past interns have worked on projects such as interpretive material development, ADA regulations research, and site reviews.
The Parks Department can support two to three interns at any given time and has identified the following projects for internship:
We encourage anyone interested in interning with Snohomish County Parks to contact Sharon Swan to discuss the above listed projects and/or other student generated ideas for work. Snohomish County Parks is a diverse work environment, which is comprised of specialists in planning, design, maintenance and operations, program delivery, and administration for planning projects, development of department policies, as well as others.