Job ID: 36450
Department: World Trade Center
Location: 4 World Trade Center
The Port Authority offers 12-week paid summer internships to students that provide the opportunity to work with knowledgeable and experienced professionals on assignments critical to operating, maintaining, and expanding the transportation infrastructure for one of the greatest economies in the world.
Assignments include hands-on projects to cultivate technical, writing, communication and team-building skills. The diversity of our businesses creates a variety of opportunities for students to gain exposure to the work of a first-class public agency.
The WTC Department is looking for a summer intern to join their Facility Management/Operations team! Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
About the WTC Department:
The World Trade Center (WTC) Department operates, maintains, and promotes the World Trade Center Complex by leading cooperative efforts to enhance the general public interests and experiences by overseeing regulatory guidelines, and by managing relationships through open communication and teamwork, preserving the World Trade Center’s status as a landmark of international significance and world-class destination to be enjoyed by all. The WTC Department oversees the management and operation of the mixed-use, interconnected WTC Complex. It works closely with business partners and stakeholders, both external and internal to the agency, to ensure that the WTC is maintained as a class-A facility that is an active center of business, culture, remembrance, and connection.
About the Program
How To Apply
Applications that do not include a resume and essay response will be considered incomplete and will not be moved forward in the selection process.
Essay Question: Why do you want to work as a Summer Intern for the Port Authority of NY & NJ?
The application deadline is January 24, 2020; 11:59 p.m. EST. You will not be able to apply after this date.
The Selection Process:
About The Port Authority
Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency's network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey/Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.