San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department
The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department is looking for Student Interns to join our Technical Services Division. The position is allowed to work a maximum of 29 hours per week. The hours are flexible, but must be between 7am-5:30pm, Monday – Friday.
Student Intern Definition
Student Interns assist with routine professional, para-professional, technical and administrative duties or with specialized projects or studies while being provided with practical experience related to their field of study.
Positions vary in scope of activity and duties performed depend upon the assigned department. There is a direct relationship between the employment experience provided and the student’s field of study. The experience can be technical, vocational or academic. Student Intern is distinguished from Graduate Student Intern by the latter’s enrollment in a college or university curriculum leading to an advanced degree (Master’s degree or above) in a professional area.
Examples of Duties
This assignment will be with the Technical Services Division. Student Interns assist our Desktop Support team with providing technical support for the Sheriff’s Department. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Responding to Technical Support request over the phone and through a ticketing system.
- Assisting technicians with field tickets including computer replacements, network troubleshooting, printer maintenance/troubleshooting, equipment installation.
- Assisting with various IT projects.
Employment is this class is governed by County Code Section 13.0617c. Incumbents are in the unclassified service and are appointed by the appointing authority. The maximum length of an internship is limited to 2080 hours.
Incumbents in these classes must be enrolled in a vocational, technical, college or university program leading toward an Associate’s, Bachelor’s, Masters, or Doctorate Degree or completion of vocational training in a technical trade. Employment in the class of Graduate Student Intern is restricted to students in a college or university curriculum leading to an advanced degree in a professional area. Student Interns may be hired between quarters or semesters as long as they intend to pursue their academic studies and provide proof of their upcoming enrollment in a college/university or technical school.