Regional Government Services

Finance / Accounting Intern

for the Citrus Heights Water District
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Finance
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Sacramento/Metro Area
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Internship
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Until filled
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$14.00-$18.00 Hourly
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None


Please review the special instructions before applying for this job opportunity.


Location

P.O. Box 0286 Citrus Heights, 95611-0286

Description

On behalf of the Citrus Heights Water District, Regional Government Services (RGS) is pleased to recruit for the exciting part-time position of:
 

FINANCE / ACCOUNTING INTERN

Wage:  $14.00 - $18.00 DOQ

Final Filing Date:  Open until Filled

First Review on March 4, 2019


The Citrus Heights Water District is seeking a motivated college student majoring in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, Public Administration or a related field who is looking to obtain professional experience.  This opportunity is an excellent opportunity to gain experience with a public water utility agency.

The position will be filled immediately and the expected term of employment is for a minimum of one (1) semester.  The work schedule will be negotiable, based on the incumbent’s school schedule.  District Offices are closed on Fridays.

POSITION

This part-time Finance/Accounting Intern position is intended for an upper-level college student.  The Finance/Accounting Intern will provide intern-level support to the Operations Department.  Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Assist Administration staff with preparing and compiling financial and accounting reports and related duties.
  • Assist Administration staff with financial/accounting statistics, analyses and operational reports.
  • Enter data in Microsoft Excel spreadsheets and various District databases.
  • Perform other duties as required.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

Any combination of education and/or experience that has provided the knowledge, skills and abilities for satisfactory job performance would be qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required knowledge, skills and abilities would be:

Education:
Equivalent to the completion of two (2) or more years of college with major coursework in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, Public Administration or a closely related field.

Experience:
No experience required. The following experience is preferred: 

  • Experience with Microsoft Office; in particular Excel, Outlook, and Word.
  • Experience working in an office environment and using a variety of office equipment.
  • Experience gathering financial and accounting data and information.

 

THE CITRUS HEIGHTS WATER DISTRICT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will demonstrate attention to detail, the ability to organize and independently manage a variety of tasks simultaneously, self-discipline to work proactively and independently, and the willingness and commitment to learn new tasks and responsibilities as they are assigned. They will also possess strong written and verbal communication skills.

Benefits

This is a part-time, unbenefited position.

Special Instructions

APPLICATION PROCESS:

To be considered for this exciting opportunity, candidates should apply through CalOpps.org and complete the online application.  A resume, unofficial college transcript, and cover letter are required and must be included with this CalOPPS application. Applicants must clearly demonstrate through the application materials that they meet the qualifications listed in the job description. 

The first review of applications will occur on or around March 4, 2019. Thereafter, applications will be reviewed as received.  All required application materials (application, resume, unofficial college transcript and cover letter) should be submitted immediately as this position will close once filled.  Inquiries may be directed to Noreen Griffin at ngriffin@rgs.ca.gov.

This recruitment will remain open until the position is filled.  Since this recruitment could close at any time, it is important to submit your application ASAP.

Candidates deemed to be the best qualified will be invited to participate in an Interview process.

Recruitment Contact

Contact phone: 
(650)587-7300
Contact phone extension: 
88
Contact email: