Capital Projects Division interns perform tasks and assist in the area of project development, project delivery, project management, and engineering. Under the general supervision of the Engineer, interns assist with the duties and responsibilities listed below, which are characteristic of the range of duties and responsibilities assigned to this position and are not intended to be a comprehensive listing. Internships are paid and can be combined with general research opportunities or research towards a thesis.
Availability - Interns should be available to work at least 20 hours per week during regular business hours, for at least a 12-week period. Please note availability in cover letter.
Strong Interest in civil engineering. Interns will need to aid the Capital Projects team in providing project delivery support for oversight of the project sponsors. Project sponsors are partners or grantees responsible for implementing large capital projects and select programs within the Transportation Authority’s Program of Projects. Project delivery support includes, but not limited to develop cost estimate, conduct cost comparison, analyze project cost, develop and update project schedules and review project delivery documentation.
Skills and Abilities
Strong analytical, conceptual, communication and organizational skills. Ability to effectively interface with all levels of personnel and management. Ability to work and thrive in a team environment. Strong problem-solving skills. Ability to self-motivate and work productively without supervision. Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Training and Experience
High School Diploma/GED or equivalent plus current enrollment in an accredited post-secondary engineering program.
Compensation Range - Compensation commensurate with experience
Please submit a resume and cover letter (indicating where you saw this job posted, the earliest date you can start, and the number of hours a week (minimum 20) you are available via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or visit sfcta.org/employment-opportunities-sfcta.
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