Pts College Intern - Capital Improvement Projects

internship - full time, paid

City Santa Clarita
Santa Clarita, CA
Closed
Posted 78 Days ago
City Santa Clarita
Santa Clarita, CA
internship - full time, paid
Posted 78 Days ago
Closed

Description

PTS College Intern - Capital Improvement Projects Salary $15.64 - $25.03 Hourly Location Santa Clarita, CA Job Type Regular Full-time Department Public Works Job Number 2019-5 Closing 6/14/2019 12:00 PM Pacific Description/Duties & Responsibilities The City of Santa Clarita is committed to providing a challenging and meaningful work experience for college students. The City offers unique opportunities for students to gain hands-on and in-depth experience in a variety of disciplines related to local, regional, state, and federal government operations. We provide real world work assignments, which provide interns the opportunity to work side-by-side with professional City staff committed to teamwork and providing superior municipal services to the community of Santa Clarita. This internship will provide the opportunity for students to learn firsthand the dynamics of Capital Improvement Projects (CIP) in a local government setting and gain hands-on experience with resident engineers and project managers. 20 hours per week is preferred. Expected duration of this internship is July 2019 to March 2020. DESCRIPTION/DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: - Assist project managers with analysis and monitoring of project budgets and schedules - Conduct field investigations on various projects - Research techniques, survey methods, and data collection - Maintain and organize general administrative records Education and Experience If you are a current undergraduate student, graduate student, or a recent college graduate in the field of engineering or construction management and are interested in gaining meaningful, hands-on work experience at the local government level, this may be the program for you. Knowledge and Abilities - General understanding of governmental organizations and municipal operations - Excellent oral and written communications - Flexibility and ability to handle multiple priorities - Excellent customer service skills - Basic knowledge of budget/financial analysis and management principles/procedures - An interest in the federal or state legislative process - Excellent presentation skills - Ability to understand plans and specifications - Computer experience with Office XP and Adobe Acrobat - Ability to foster effective working relationships with all levels of staff and the community Additional Information An online completed City application is required to apply for this position. All employment information must be provided on the application. Providing a resume is not a substitute for completing this section of the application. Applications left incomplete or with a reference to attachments may be rejected. All offers of employment with the City of Santa Clarita are made contingent upon receipt of proof of legal right to work in the United States and successful completion of Department of Justice fingerprinting. Criminal offender information will be reviewed on an ongoing basis. The City uses the E-Verify program to electronically confirm work authorization of newly hired employees. In addition, College Interns may be required to participate in the DMV Employer Pull-Notice Program. This program authorizes the City to receive a driving record upon hire and during employment. Part-time, temporary and seasonal (PTS) workers are at-will. The City of Santa Clarita is an Equal Opportunity Employer. APPLICATION DEADLINE: A fully completed online City application form is required to

Skills

research, microsoft word, teamwork, presentations, data collection, project management, customer service, engineering, financial analysis, construction management, budgets, organization, scheduling, adobe acrobat, education

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