Seeking State of Good Repair Project Management Intern
(Partial remote/onsite) At NJ Transit, we believe innovation starts with our customers. We are the third-largest transportation agency in North America and fully committed to delivering safe and reliable services that can get customers to their desired destinations on time. This tactic has driven our success in developing real-world solutions that affect many individuals lives every day. We are looking to hire talented students for our Summer Internship Program who can help initiate our solution-based business model to the next level. As an intern at NJ Transit, you will oversee projects from concepts to completion. Our interns step away from the regular sitting at the desk to having the opportunity at hands-on experience with several other business units within NJ Transit. Our ideal candidate is passionate about learning and using creative solutions to make an impact on the lives of others every day.
Objective of this role:
Assists Project Management office (PMO) day to day functionalities such as preparation, implementation of cost/schedule controls processes, procedures and reporting
Opportunity to learn and implement Project Management Institute (PMI) PMBOK best practices and processes in Project Management arena
Support PMO team in efforts developing cost estimates, budgeting, forecasting and reporting
Assist in reviewing, tracking monthly consultant invoices, backup documentation and follow up on payment status
Support working on ad-hoc reports and assisting other State of Good Repair department including project delivery, real estate as assigned
Assist in spreadsheet template development, Data collection for State of Good Repair Program (SGRP)
Assists on document controls & Engineering/shop drawings as needed
Skills and Qualifications:
Working towards a degree in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical Engineering, Business Management (Sophomore, Junior, or Graduate Student).
Engineering education background in any of the above listed disciplines, organizational, self-motivated and willing to learn
Strong analytical skills and proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint is required.
Good oral presentation and communication skills are required
Other job responsibilities as required.
When applying please complete the entire application; any incomplete applications will not be considered. Also, please upload your resume and cover letter to be considered when applying. Hourly Rate: $12-$22
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Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About New Jersey Transit
General InformationNJ TRANSIT is New Jersey's public transportation corporation. Its mission is to provide safe, reliable, convenient and cost-effective transit service with a skilled team of employees, dedicated to our customers' needs and committed to excellence.Covering a service area of 5,325 square miles, NJ TRANSIT is the nation's third largest provider of bus, rail and light rail transit, linking major points in New Jersey, New York and Philadelphia. The agency operates a fleet of 2,027 buses, 711 trains and 45 light rail vehicles. On 236 bus routes and 11 rail lines statewide, NJ TRANSIT provides nearly 223 million passenger trips each year.NJ TRANSIT also administers several publicly funded transit programs for people with disabilities, senior citizens and people living in the state's rural areas who have no other means of transportation. In addition, the agency provides support and equipment to privately-owned contract bus carriers. As the vehicle that connects New Jerseyans with employment, education, health care and recreational opportunities in and around the Garden State, NJ TRANSIT is vital to the state's economic and social well-being, as well as its quality of life....Mission StatementTo provide safe, reliable, convenient and cost-effective transit service with a skilled team of employees, dedicated to our customers' needs and committed to excellence.