Student and future City of Austin intern, your hard work has led you here. You hold all the potential to make a difference and this is your opportunity to do so.

At The City of Austin we pride ourselves on building and attracting the future workforce. This is your chance to be a part of that future and become the true leader you’re meant to be. Whether it’s Government that Works for All, Public Safety, or anything else, we want to provide you with the tools to bring your dreams to life. There are no limits.

Why Choose the City of Austin?

Quality of Life

  • Austin was selected as the #2 Best Big City in “Best Places to Live” by Money Magazine.
  • Kiplinger’s Magazine listed Austin in 2010 as the "Best City for the Next Decade."

Making a Difference

  • Austin’s volunteer community boasts activism in the areas of environmental conservation, public safety, animal welfare, physical fitness, public service and leadership.
  • Departments such as Austin Energy, Austin Water Utility, Public Works, Watershed Protection and Neighborhood Planning set the example for other cities across the country in groundbreaking projects as the Austin paces itself for continued growth.

More Information

To learn more about youth employment and program opportunities, please visit the Youth Initiatives Office page

For more information about the City College Internships, email

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