Somerville Residents Ages 16 and Up Eligible to Apply for Summer Program; Job Placement in City Departments, Local Businesses
Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and Somerville Youth Services Coordinator Nancy Bacci announced that applications are now available for the 2013 Mayor’s Summer Jobs Program. Available through April 30, applications can be found at the City of Somerville’s Personnel Department (City Hall) or on the city’s website (www.somervillema.gov). The Program provides opportunities for Somerville youth to gain employment and job training within the public and private sectors throughout the summer. Eligible students must be Somerville residents, enrolled in high school, and at least 16 years of age. All applications must be returned to the Personnel Department.
Applications must be submitted to the Personnel Department at City Hall by April 30. Each applicant must complete an interview in May, as well as an orientation prior to the beginning of the program. Summer jobs require approximately 20 hours per week, though actual schedules will vary by employer.