Internship Announcement: San Francisco County Transportation Authority
- Planning Graduate Intern, San Francsico County Transportation Authority
PLANNING INTERN RECRUITMENT UPDATE
As of October 26, 2012, we are currently accepting applications for our
Planning Division internship program for Winter/Spring, 2013. Applications
will be accepted until an adequate pool of qualified candidates is
assembled. Please submit your application by November 16, 2012 for assured
consideration. Please submit a cover letter (indicating where you saw this
job posted, and the earliest date you could start and number of hours a
week you are available: minimum 16, maximum 40) and resume via email (
jobs@...), fax (415.522.4829), or mail:
San Francisco County Transportation Authority
Attn: Human Resources (Planning Internship)
1455 Market Street, FL 22
San Francisco, CA 94103-5244
Deputy Director for Planning, with day-to-day supervision by a Senior
Transportation Planner or Transportation Planner.
Candidates may be considered for full- and/or part-time internships.
Interns should be available to work at least 16 hours per week during
regular business hours, for at least a 12 week period of time.
Strong interest in urban transportation planning is required. Proficiency
with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint is required. Proficiency with
ArcGIS, database management, graphic design software, statistical analysis,
and/or web page design is desired.
Skills and Abilities:
Standard transportation planning principles, methods, and processes; basic
research methods, survey design, and database management techniques;
ability to interpret data using appropriate planning methods and
statistical techniques; familiarity with land use planning methods; strong
written and oral communication skills; ability to prepare and present
written reports and recommendations.
Additional relevant skills and abilities are also encouraged. These include
experience with travel demand modeling, traffic modeling, project funding,
and/or civil engineering.
The Authority�s Planning Division leads a wide variety of innovative
transportation planning studies and policy analyses. The Planning staff is
currently developing the San Francisco Transportation Plan, the city�s
multimodal transportation plan and investment policy for the next 25 years.
Our work program also includes the Van Ness Avenue and Geary Corridor Bus
Rapid Transit projects, area and corridor studies across San Francisco�s
diverse neighborhoods, projects to advance transportation demand management
and pricing programs, and policy and funding development.
Training and Experience:
Prospective interns should have completed at least one semester in a
relevant graduate level discipline (e.g. transportation planning, urban
planning, civil engineering).
Compensation Range: $20�$26/hr, D.O.E.
1455 Market Street, 22nd floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
San Francisco County Transportation Authority Moving the
The San Francisco County Transportation Authority is the sub-regional
transportation planning and programming agency for San Francisco County.
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