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Internship - San Jose - VTA - Transportation (services and operations planning)

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  • Asha Agrawal
    Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) Service & Operations Planning Student Intern Position Available Now Position Description: This student intern
    Message 1 of 1 , Sep 10 3:34 PM
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      Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA)
      Service & Operations Planning

      Student Intern Position Available Now

      Position Description:

      This student intern position in the Service & Operations Planning
      Department of VTA?s Operations Division offers the opportunity to gain
      transit planning and operations experience. The position offers a student
      the opportunity to improve not only analytical and technical abilities,
      but also verbal and written communication skills.

      The main focus of the position is to support the development of VTA?s
      Annual Transit Service Plan and quarterly bus and rail service changes by
      compiling and maintaining ridership statistics; developing maps, charts
      and graphics; and conducting passenger surveys and tabulating results.
      Also assist with other Service & Operations Planning duties including
      field reviews of service and bus stops; special event planning; ambassador
      assignments; preparing and proofreading notices, signs and other public
      information; bus stop inventory maintenance and other related duties. The
      student intern may be called upon to assist in data collection, report
      reviews or other investigations for other work groups within the
      Operations Division.

      Qualifications:

      The ideal candidate would have an interest in a career in transit,
      transportation or planning and is enrolled in a related undergraduate or
      graduate degree program, such as transportation, planning or geography.
      Ability to analyze data, develop written reports and create supporting
      maps, graphics and charts. Experience with GIS systems, Excel, Word and
      PowerPoint. Desire and ability to perform related field work ? riding
      transit to collect data, reviewing bus stops and similar tasks.

      The intern candidate should possess effective oral and written
      communication skills, good computer skills, ability to reason logically,
      sound problem-solving techniques, and ability to establish and maintain
      cooperative working relationships with others.

      More Information:

      This is a paid internship at $15 per hour but does not include any other
      benefits. Work hours are flexible around school schedule. This position is
      available on an ongoing basis. The successful applicant must have a valid
      California driver?s license.

      For immediate consideration, submit resume and cover letter to: Ms.
      Mitsuno Baurmeister, VTA internship program coordinator, at
      Mitsuno.Baurmeister@....

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