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Paid Internship Opportunity with Georgia State Patrol

Job Vacancy Announcement – Georgia State Patrol Intern
Georgia Southern University
Salary: $12.00 per hour

Application Deadline: October 22, 2018 (Application deadline for Georgia Southern University)

Overview and Purpose of the Georgia State Patrol Intern:

The Georgia State Patrol Internship Program is a valuable learning experience for college and University students in a criminal justice or related course of study. The length of the internship is one quarter or semester as determined by the intern’s college or university, with the concurrence of appropriate Georgia State Patrol supervisory personnel. The program is administered by the Georgia Department of Public Safety, Georgia State Patrol Division.

Instructions to apply for this position:
Complete the DPS Application for Internship and email to
Only applicants chosen for interview will be contacted.

The Georgia Department of Public Safety is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employees and applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, natural origin, age, disability or genetic information.

Critical responsibilities to include:
Observation and familiarization of a GSP Trooper completing crash investigations.
Observation and familiarization of a GSP Trooper conducting traffic stops and taking enforcement action.
Observation and familiarization of a GSP Trooper assisting motorists and removing road hazards.
Observation and familiarization of a GSP Trooper completing commonly used departmental forms and documents.
Observation and familiarization of GSP radio ten codes and radio protocol.
Familiarization of various units with GSP (Communications, SCRT, Safety Education, Implied Consent, Training, etc.).
Entry Qualifications:
Must be at least 18 of age
In good academic standing with their college or university
Must be enrolled in school during the semester the student plans to intern
Be recommended by the internship coordinator from their college or university to participate in the program (Internship Coordinator/Statesboro Point of Contact: Barbara King / Armstrong Campus Point of Contact: Dr. Katherine Bennett)



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