Under the direction of a Certified Park Professional, interns will be trained to coordinate and schedule staff, attend and facilitate meetings, prepare reports, assist with budget preparations and review capital development. Interns will be introduced to Kronos, RecWare, Orange County GIS/Infomap and other technology-driven software used at the workplace and will assist his or her supervisor in pushing new policy, procedure, evaluation instruments and technology to the Division. Interns will assist the process to obtain Agency Accreditation.
Interns will have the opportunity to work in the field, assist with special events and complete an internship project selected in the best interest of the student and Orange County. Interns with the Orange County Parks and Recreation Division will receive a customized schedule to meet the needs of the student and University developed through structured meetings and knowledge of the intern’s professional goals.