The C&C of Honolulu offers a unique internship called the Po'okela Fellows. College students are placed in a department or agency that best fits their field of study, and gain hands-on, real-world work experience to enhance their classroom knowledge. Each intern is personally selected, mentored and supervised by a City leader, and given “real-world” assignments and projects to apply classroom knowledge, expand skillsets and make a difference in our City. -Actual work site may vary. -Available positions may be in any of the following C&C departments.
They may include but are not limited to the following:
City Council
Budget and Fiscal
Community Services
Design and Construction
Environmental Services
Emergency Management
Enterprise Services
Ethics Commission
Facility Maintenance
Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation
Honolulu Board of Water Supply
Honolulu Fire Department
Honolulu Police Department
Human Resources
Information Technology
Neighborhood Commission
Office of Climate Change, Sustainability and Resiliency
Parks and Recreation
Planning and Permitting
Transportation Services

Applicants must be: -Enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master's degree program -Completion of 60 credits minimum -In good academic standing
Applicants must meet the Honolulu City and County's citizenship & residence requirements.