Intern - Missing Children Division (MCD)
POSITION: Missing Children Division Intern
DIVISION: Missing Children Division (MCD)
LOCATION: Lake Park, Florida
SEMESTER: Summer 2022
If the application deadline date has been reached and positions are still posted, please continue to apply as positions are still available and we are still accepting applications.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Interns will be assigned to an MCD specified team and will fulfill one or more of the following duties with the potential to take on additional responsibilities:
·Provide technical assistance to families, law-enforcement and social-service agencies and courts with issues related to missing and exploited children
·Liaise with law-enforcement and state agencies to help resolve cases
·Organize case information and maintain a working case file containing documentation of all activities as well as materials.
·Perform searches in open source and social media platforms
·Support with maintaining updated information in the case management database
·Assist with NCMEC data projects
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES:
·Completed at least two (2) years of college with a concentration in Criminal Justice, Sociology, Psychology or related field.
·Minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
·Demonstrated ability to analyze written materials.
·Ability to perform searches in open source and social media platforms.
·Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
·Ability to handle and maintain the confidentiality of highly sensitive information.
Internships are unpaid, however Interns will have the opportunity to acquire knowledge and hands-on experience and will receive
academic credit through an approved program of their college/university. Interns will be reimbursed for parking or public transportation expenses.
The Missing Children Division Intern is required to work a minimum of 20 hours per week, between 8:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M., Monday through Friday. Based on necessity and the intern’s performance there may be the opportunity to work over the course of multiple semesters/seasons. Interns will be excused to attend internship program functions and for academic holidays or vacations.
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.
- Pay Type Hourly
- Regional Office, 9176 Alternate A1A, Lake Park, Florida, United States of America