Internship Opportunity for Summer 2019
March 25, 2017
The Syracuse Metropolitan Transportation Council is looking for interested
applicants for a paid summer internship opportunity.
The internship is related to transportation planning and Geographic
Information Systems (GIS) as well as related technologies (mapping, GPS,
databases, etc.). This position may also have substantial field work and
transportation data collection tasks such as vehicular traffic counts,
pedestrian counts, or review and documentation of existing transportation or
land use conditions.
Skills, training, or classroom instruction in GIS are highly desirable.
Experience with Adobe Creative Suite is helpful. Other qualifications include:
strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills, and the ability
to work as part of a team. Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Access
This internship pays approximately $15/hour (DOQ) for a maximum of 40 hours a
week. Applicants should be aware that some data collection will take place in
the early morning (6:00-9:00 a.m.) and late afternoon (4:00-6:00 p.m.) and
interns will be expected to have a reasonable amount of flexibility with
scheduling. Opportunities to complete the required work within a “compressed”
work week (i.e. 4 days per week) may exist.
The SMTC is flexible in terms of start and end date of the internship
depending on the chosen candidate’s needs.
Interested applicants may send a resume to:
James D'Agostino, Director
Syracuse Metropolitan Transportation Council
126 North Salina St., Suite 100
100 Clinton Square
Syracuse, New York 13202
The position is open until filled.