Job ID: 36294
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 Port department is looking for a summer intern to join their team! Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
The Railroad Planning and Analytics Intern will be a key part of the small team that manages and oversees New York New Jersey Rail, LLC a short line railroad wholly-owned by the Port Authority. In this position, the intern will be able to work on projects that directly impact the growth and development of the railroad. As an example, last year's intern led the deployment of GPS tracking modules to track railroad carfloat operations in real-time, and developed Tableau dashboards to track commodity movements against prices. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
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.