Jobs & Internships

The San Mateo County Jobs for Youth Internship Program is a summer program for Jobs for Youth participants who would like the opportunity to work for the County of San Mateo. The internship program is geared to provide young adults valuable work experience and to develop employment skills. Interns are placed in several county departments and receive supervision and mentoring from government leaders.

  • Requirements: 18 to 21 years old
  • Duration: June through August (approx. 10 weeks)
  • Hours: Flexible
  • Location: Across various department locations in San Mateo County
  • How to ApplySummer internship postings will be available starting March/April. Check back frequently for updates.

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Employers who wish to hire a youth may post a job with us at no cost to reach thousands of youth in our community.  Our San Mateo County youth (age 14-21) are interested in paid/volunteer/internship opportunities in all employment sectors (Technology, Biotechnology, Healthcare, Automotive, Education, Food & Restaurant, Hotel & Hospitality, Customer Service, Warehouse & Production, Media & Entertainment, Transportation, Sales & Marketing, Barbering & Cosmetology, Construction, and Accounting & Finance). Please complete the online Employer Job Order Form.  *Please note that we are now requesting a business license to verify employer. 

Employers receive the following services:

  • Assistance with screening potential applicants.
  • Post job listings at no cost on our new FREE mobile app!

Please complete our online job order form by clicking the link below: