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Educational Internship Initiative

The City of Allentown’s City Controller’s Office is proud to offer an educational internship experience to qualified college students. 

 

The internship is a 12 week educational project providing a great opportunity to work closely with the City Controller, Internal Audit Manager, City Council, City Department Heads and their support staff.  The initiative provides valuable experience in accounting, auditing and public speaking.

                    The educational internship consists of 6 steps which include: 

The creation of a Process Flow Narrative and Flowchart of the project assigned, identifying the potential weaknesses in the project’s process, using the potential weaknesses identified and developing an outline for testing, testing and sampling, identifying the weaknesses and proposing a resolution, reporting the results of the testing both in writing and orally to both Administration and City Council.




PREVIOUS PROJECTS HAVE INCLUDED A REVIEW OF:

* Lights in the Parkway * Treasury * Municipal Pools * Lockbox * Recycling Grants * Business License * Engineering Permits *  Building & Standards Permits *  Government Parking Garage * Business Privilege Tax * Encumbrances * Cash Subs * Golf Course - FORE! Point of Sale System * Desk Sheets * Fee Collection and Cash Proof Process Flow Vehicle Police Accident Reports and Block Party Permits * SWEEP * EMS Billing * Police Grants * Workers Compensation * Tax Certificates * Extra-Duty Jobs * Curb & Sidewalk * Pavilion and Band Trailer Rental * Travel Advance and Travel Expenses * 


For more information please contact InternalAudit@Allentownpa.gov

Download a copy of our Internship Brochure 

Internship.pdf

SEE INTERVIEW WITH PAST INTERNS

WFMZ Interview 08.27.2014