Job ID: 60087
Department: Operations Services
Location: Port Authority Technical Cntr
The Port Authority offers 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 Operations Services Department (OSD) is looking for a summer intern to join their team in the Director’s Office unit! The intern will split their time between two robust and ongoing projects: 1) working with OSD and the Technology Department to establish an OSD Azure Data Warehouse with Synapse connections to currently siloed data and then connecting said data to Power BI dashboard(s); and 2) using office 365 tools (Power Automate, Microsoft Forms, SharePoint) and/or DocuSign to streamline and digitize currently manual processes for the myriad of OSD divisional customer services. The work will assist in OSD’s efforts to continuously improve and become data-driven in its management and decision making.
Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
About OSD: As the first line of safety management, training, maintenance, and operational support across all The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey’s lines of business, the Operation Services Department (OSD) is key in the day-to-day experience of the public we serve. Among the services OSD’s six divisions provides to the Agency are the following:
All of these offer competitive in-house options for facilities to meet the public’s transportation needs sustainably and efficiently. These services are vital in protecting our employees, tenants and patrons, as well as preserving the Agency’s physical and economic assets.
This will be a hybrid internship opportunity, meaning that it will be virtual and in-person throughout the summer. Dependent on Agency guidance and pandemic conditions.
*This internship is expected to be a full-time internship lasting 8 weeks, with the possibility of extension.
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 February 1 at 6:00pm EST. You will not be able to apply after this date.
The Selection Process:
Interested candidates should apply to this job by clicking on the "Apply Now" button and submitting a combined cover letter and resume. The Port Authority of NY & NJ welcomes veteran and military spouse applications.
Only applicants under consideration will be contacted.
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.
The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey/Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.