Summer Hire program accepting applications until May 22

HEIDELBERG, Germany ― The Civilian Human Resources Agency Europe Region will accept applications through May 22 for summer employment across Europe for military family members ages 14 to 22.

The 2011 Summer Hire program, which runs from June 20 through July 29, provides jobs in clerical, labor and child development positions. Online applications are available at the CHRA-E website,, under “employment.” Applicants must also submit hard copies of employment documents directly to the Civilian Personnel Advisory Center that services their community.

Applicants for summer hire positions must be unmarried family members of active-duty service members or Department of Defense civilian employees. The applicant must have reached their 14th birthday prior to June 20 and must not reach their 23rd birthday prior to the end of the program July 29.

“The Summer Hire program is designed to provide young people an opportunity to gain meaningful job experience and prepare for their future education and career goals,” said Clarence “Sonny” Acklin, from the CHRA-E Director’s Office, the theater-wide human resources service provider. “The summer hire program benefits both the young workers and the community.”