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Design & Construction Assistant - Taconic Region (ID: 110010) for Summer 2024


Office of P and R Parks and Rec

625 Broadway
Albany , NY 12207
E-Mail: Garrett.Jobson@parks.ny.gov

Division/Unit: Capital Bureau - Engineering Dept.


Web Site: https://parks.ny.gov(New Window)


Proposal Information


Position Title: Design & Construction Assistant
Location: Taconic Park Region - Staatsburg, NY
Division: Capital
Compensation: $15.00 - $22.75 per hour
Duration: June-August 2024
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9 am to 5 pm (flexible)

* Interns work 10-20 hours per week during the semester.

Job Duties
* All capital improvement projects integrate green design elements. Intern will work with the Capital Design and Construction Group and Park staff including landscape architects, engineers and architects to support the development of energy efficient, environmentally sensitive and sustainable design & construction projects.
* Obtain, evaluate and record field information for project(s).
* Assist staff with information gathering and surveys.
* Work with limited direction and supervision.
* Use computer software commonly used in design and construction.
* Work with team to develop successful project(s) or in support of projects.
* Prepare graphics including plans, details, presentation drawings, and written documents for report(s) and project(s).
* Support the development of guidance documents and training materials for staff.
* Job duties will be tailored to the intern's skills and interests.

* Current, undergraduate or graduate student pursuing a degree in engineering, environmental studies, architecture, landscape architecture, or similar discipline.
* Intern must have valid driver's license to visit Park and Historic Sites located in the Hudson Valley Capital District.

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to Garrett.Jobson@parks.ny.gov by March 29, 2024




Graphic designs and presentations

Environmental efficiency & green design


Internship Areas: Architecture, Engineering, Environmental Conservation, Planning/Analysis/Research

Logistical Information

Payment? Paid

Number of Hours: 10 - 19

Location: Dutchess

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing Junior

Minimum Standing: Sophomore

Degree Concentrations: Architecture, Construction Technology, Engineering, Environmental Studies