Internship Opportunity
Posted on Thursday December 15, 2016
The City of Weldon Spring, Missouri, is seeking to fill a part-time Public Relations internship position. A minimum of 60 earned college credit hours is required with an emphasis in public management, marketing, communications, journalism and/or business administration is preferred.

The City of Weldon Spring Offers Internship Opportunity


Weldon Spring, MO- The City of Weldon Spring announced their plans to continue to offer a year round part-time internship program in the area of Public Relations. The individual internship programs will run varying lengths of time depending upon the needs of the successful candidate. The City began offering a summer internship program in 2014 and in 2016 they began opening it up year round.


“Interning at City Hall allows interns to obtain valuable exposure to how local and state government operate and interact. This opportunity also allows interns to develop knowledge of local businesses and community amenities”, said City Administrator, Michael Padella. The most recent intern, Ira Hughes, said “It was a great experience to see firsthand how local government functions, while gaining experience in Public Relations. This internship was a great learning experience and I am very grateful to the people who made my time at Weldon Spring so welcoming!”


The Public Relations Internship Program is designed to provide an introduction to municipal government operations in a variety of governmental activities with a strong emphasis in Public Relations utilizing communication and marketing skills.  The successful candidate will learn about the City of Weldon Spring and will be responsible to complete day to day tasks as well as project oriented assignments.  


Applicants should have a minimum of 60 earned college credit hours; an emphasis or major in public management, marketing, communications, journalism and/or business administration is preferred.


A complete job description and application form is available on the City website at Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to the City Administrator, Michael Padella, by mailing it to 5401 Independence Rd., Weldon Spring, MO 63304 or emailing it to [email protected]  This position shall remain open until filled. For a full job description about the internship position, click here.



City of Weldon Spring | 5401 Independence Road  |   Weldon Spring, MO 63304
Phone: (636) 441-2110  |  Fax: (636) 441-8495
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