Internship Opportunities

​Internship Opportunities at Charlotte-Mecklenburg Emergency Management

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Emergency Management Office (CMEMO) is seeking eligible applicants for its internship program. Day-to-day activities may include, but are not limited to data entry, research and analysis, conducting tabletop exercises, After Action Reports, assisting with planning for the annual Prepare-A-thon and other special projects and Emergency Management duties as assigned. Must be an analytical self-motivator with the capability to handle multiple projects at once, sometimes with short turn-around dates.

Requirements for selection include: full-time student status at an accredited institution, a grade point average of at least 2.0, and the ability to work between 20-32 hours per week for at least six (6) months. All candidates selected to move forward in the process will be required to undergo an in-depth background investigation and a drug test. Interns will be located at the Fire Department Headquarters at 500 Dalton Avenue for the duration of the internship.

Please submit: 1) Letter of Interest, 2) Resume, and 3) Official Transcripts to charmeckem@charlottenc.gov. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.

The application period is currently closed. Those that are interested in future opportunities can submit their information for future opportunities.