From Treasurer Dan Rutherford’s Office:

Summer internship program to expose exceptional students to the daily operations of the state treasurer’s office being offered June 1 through August 31, 2011. Interns will have the opportunity to work in a specialized area that reflects their academic study with responsibilities ranging from basic administrative functions to specific department projects. Compensation is the rate of $9.50 per hour, and applications will be accepted through May 6, 2011.

Potential candidates must have a background or interest in public policy, marketing, communications, public relations, or any other applicable field associated with the state treasurer’s office. Students must also possess a strong work ethic and have the ability and initiative to complete tasks independently.

The enclosed application, along with resume and cover letter, should be sent to:

Treasurer Dan Rutherford

State Treasurer’s Summer Internship Program State Capitol Springfield, IL 62701

Candidates will be subject to an interview process with a human resource representative and intern program coordinator in either Chicago or Springfield.

To view the application, please click here.