An internship with the Ada County Sheriff’s Office allows college students to get hands-on experience while obtaining credit for school. Please see your Internship Coordinator within your major for details on how to register for the credits.
Internships are unpaid, which allows flexibility for students, as they can volunteer with a variety of divisions during the semester. Interns can be placed in positions throughout the Ada County Jail, Work Release Center, Medical Unit, Patrol Division, Detectives, Community Resources Division, Crime Lab, Crime Research Unit, Records Division, Dispatch Center, Human Resources, and the Training Unit.
All interns must complete the same hiring process as paid employees (submit an employment application, interview, polygraph examination, background investigation, consumer credit check (depending on the area worked).
Please make sure you meet our Hiring Standards before applying.
Apply online today! Complete the application for an internship.**
**Only available internship positions are posted on our website. If an internship position is not listed, please sign up at the ACSO job notifications site. Place a check in the box next to each job category for which you would like to receive email notifications, click the ‘Subscribe’ button, fill out the information, and then click the ‘Submit’ button. As soon as an internship position becomes available, you will receive notification.