Posting Date:  04/06/2021
Job Title:  Accounting Intern
Salary:  $15.09 – $19.26
Entity:  City of Chehalis, Washington
Closing Date:  April 26, 2021


The Finance department is offering internship opportunities to college students looking to pursue a career in accounting. The Finance department is responsible for general accounting, preparing and monitoring the annual budget, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, treasury and debt management, and financial reporting for the City of Chehalis. Our internship program provides both real world work experience as well as opportunities to learn about how municipal government operates and services it provides to its citizens. To Apply: visit

Primary Duties

The intern will assist with fixed asset records, account reconciliation, project accounting, cash management, invoice voucher processing, and various other accounting tasks. This work will be performed under general supervision allowing the intern opportunity to apply knowledge acquired in the classroom and gain new skills and experience.


To qualify, the applicant must be currently enrolled in college, preferably with a Junior or Senior status with basic accounting knowledge; sophomores will be considered upon successful completion of entry level accounting courses.

Contact Information

City of Chehalis
Glenn Schaffer / Human Resources Manager
350 N. Market Blvd.
Chehalis, WA 98532


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