City of Saint Paul kicks off 2019 Right Track Season

Partners are still needed to host or support youth internships this summer

SAINT PAUL - The City of Saint Paul has officially kicked off the 2019 Right Track summer internship season and will begin accepting applications for the youth jobs program beginning tomorrow, February 1. Interested youth can apply online at righttrack.stpaul.gov

Right Track provides summer jobs to Saint Paul youth ages 14 – 24 who are from a low-income family or have a barrier to employment. Most internships begin on June 17 and run 6-9 weeks, depending on the position. All applications must be received by February 28.

"By providing our youth with meaningful work experience, Right Track sets up our young people for successful careers and strengthens our city's future workforce," said Mayor Melvin Carter. "We encourage all Saint Paul employers to join us in expanding job training opportunities by signing up to host interns."

Right Track is still seeking partners to host or support youth internships this summer. Right Track provides training and support for both the youth participants and the businesses who commit to hosting an intern/interns over the summer. Businesses interested in learning more about how to host or support an intern can contact the Right Track team at 651-266-6363 or Right.Track@ci.stpaul.mn.us, or visit the website at http://righttrack.stpaul.gov/.

For more information or to apply please visit our website at http://righttrack.stpaul.gov/

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