The District of Columbia Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency is a unique and dynamic organization dedicated to protecting against, planning for, responding to, and recovering from natural and man-made hazards.
The District of Columbia Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency (HSEMA) manages and coordinates the District’s unified planning, response, mitigation, and recovery efforts for all disasters, whether natural or man-made.
The agency offers opportunities in various program areas within the agency. Your application will be reviewed by managers, and supervisors in the specific area applied for. Please specify in your cover letter, and any supporting documents, your commitment and interest in the directorate and/or division you are interested in. As an intern you will have the opportunity to work for a dynamic agency that is nationally recognized as a leader in homeland security and emergency management practices.
HSEMA is looking for highly-skilled undergraduate and graduate students who have completed coursework or are majoring in one of the following areas:
Public Administration/ Policy
Public Communications/ Relations
We look forward to assisting you in the development of the skills and abilities necessary for a successful career in Emergency Management.
*Be sure to specify the opportunity you wish to be reviewed for in both your cover letter and the subject line of your email. Should you wish to apply to more than one opportunity please submit a separate application packet.