February 28, 2018

College Internship – Architect

Wayne County Airport Authority
Wayne County, MI
Experience: Entry Level College Internship

Wayne County Airport Authority

College Internship 2018 – Architect

Pay: $13.00 per hour, approximately 30 hours per week
Union: At-will Temporary

LAST DATE TO FILE APPLICATIONS: To apply please visit our website: http://www.wcaa.us/Employment. This posting will remain open until position(s) are filled.

The Wayne County Airport Authority (WCAA) is seeking candidates who meet or exceed the following standards to fill the position of College Intern:
1. Working towards or holds a degree with major course work in Architecture,
2. At least two (2) years of college completed (at least 60 credit hours), and hold a 2.5 grade point average (GPA),
3. Possess a working knowledge of AutoCAD, Spreadsheet, Presentation and Adobe Acrobat software. Skills with Revit, Google SketchUp and Bluebeam useful, but not required.
4. Able to qualify for an Airport Security Badge and successfully pass a pre-employment drug screen,
5. College transcripts must be submitted with application. A portfolio of AutoCAD drawings demonstrating abilities will need to be submitted prior to the interview.

The WCAA Internship Program is designed to provide the selected students an opportunity to experience working at a large commercial Airport, gaining an in-depth knowledge of how a major Airport Authority operates. Interns work closely with functional leaders on specific projects related to our business objectives. The Intern Architect will complete drawings using AutoCAD, verify existing conditions, as well as assist with conversion of CAD data into other platforms such as GIS. The program is designed to provide each intern a variety of experiences that include developing documents/presentations, functional case studies, and working with various employees at all levels of the organization. The interns also participate in a variety of site tours, presentations and guest speakers that expose them to the various aspects of the Aviation industry. Interns will be able to develop and demonstrate communication skills (written and oral), teamwork, creativity/problem solving, motivation, leadership and their passion for their chosen field.

Interns are paid $13.00 per hour and work approximately 30 hours a week, Monday – Thursday. The program will start in mid-May and ends in mid-August (approximately 12 – 13 weeks).

A person with disabilities, who needs an accommodation in connection with a job application, or to participate in the examination process, must notify the Human Resources Department at 734-942-3775. A reasonable accommodation may also be required on the job to enable the individual to perform the essential job functions. Such accommodations will be evaluated at the time of hire, promotion or transfer.

Wayne County Airport Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Janine Gaynier
TEL: 734 -942-3775
Announced 1-31-2018
REQ # 212