Seeking State of Good Repair Program – Execution team Intern
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:
Assist Program Manager, Assistant Program Manager with their day to day responsibilities in managing design, construction and project management of the State of Good Repair Projects for NJT facilities.
Attend meetings in the office and in the field, participate in field visits, review invoices, design/ construction documents, prepare reports, presentation, coordination with various stakeholders etc.
Other responsibilities as assigned
Skills and Qualifications:
Working towards a degree in Civil, Architectural, Mechanical and Electrical (Sophomore, Junior, or Graduate Student).
Engineering education background in any of the above listed disciplines, organizational, self-motivated and willing to learn
Computer knowledge including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, good oral and communication skills
Knowledge of scheduling software beneficial
Ability to make site visits and able to work in railroad environment
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
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.