Applications for Mayor’s Summer Jobs Program Available


Virtual employment/job training opportunities available.

SOMERVILLE, MA – Attention Somerville youth! The Mayor’s Summer Jobs Program will be accepting applications for summer 2020 starting Tuesday, June 9. Through the annual program, up to 100 Somerville teens will be placed in opportunities with City Departments, many of them virtual this year. Eligible students must be Somerville residents, enrolled in high school, and at least 16 years of age. Limited opportunities are available for youth that are at least 14 years of age with the Department of Recreation.
Applications are due Friday, June 19, at 12:30 p.m., via Google form at Late applications will not be accepted.

Interviews for all applicants will occur through June 22, and selected youth must complete an orientation prior to the beginning of the program. Summer jobs require approximately 20 hours per week, though actual schedules will vary by employer.

If you have any questions or would like additional information, contact Community Services Manager Jennifer Mancia at 617-625-6600 ext. 2406 or

The City of Somerville is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability or any other protected category. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Individuals with disabilities who need auxiliary aids and services for effective communication, written materials in alternative formats, or reasonable modifications in policies and procedures, in order to access the programs and activities of the City of Somerville or to attend meetings, should contact the City’s ADA Coordinator, Nency Salamoun, at 617-625-6600 x2323 or

One thought on “Applications for Mayor’s Summer Jobs Program Available”

  1. I hope one of the jobs is collecting the orange colored debris that is cluttering our streets.

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