OCTA's Summer College Intern Program is a ten-week paid student/intern program. You will gain real world work experience on meaningful projects under the guidance of transportation professional. You will have the opportunity to use problem solving, communication and decision-making skills as you gain valuable work experience.
As a Summer College Intern, you will be exposed to OCTA's career opportunities in the transportation industry. You will gain deeper awareness of transportation's many facets through your OCTA orientation, projects and teams, and internal networking.
Under direct supervision, students will perform a variety of professional, entry-level duties to obtain practical experience related to their major field of study and interest, and the sponsoring department's current business operations within OCTA and the Transportation Industry. Employment will be full-time, approximately 40 hours per week, for the duration of the ten-week program.
This opportunity will provide exposure to the general practices of government relations and how policy is advanced in a political environment. During this program, the focus will be primarily on local government but will also include working with the state and federal government affairs. The Intern will provide research on various topics of interest to OCTA, support government relations communication efforts and monitor local agency agendas.
The pay range is from $14.00 - $17.00 per hour depending on your education level. This position is not eligible for employee benefits.
This position will remain open until it is filled.