Position Summary: Interested in seeing how a top STEM employer delivers complex, real-world design and construction projects? As an Intern at Amtrak, you will learn the foundational principles in project management and make tangible impact on a wide range of projects in Amtrak’s Stations, Facilities, Properties and Accessibility portfolio. You will work under close supervision of a program manager and in collaboration with all levels of stakeholders from department leaders, to project/program managers, business analysts, and subject matter experts. Individuals in this role use project management knowledge and analytical skills to support assigned projects and programs, including:
Support project/program reporting
Create and maintain project/program artifacts and ensure appropriate document and administrative controls
Work with project team members and subject matter experts to coordinate logistics for assigned projects
Support project teams with project status reporting, documentation, controls and other processes to ensure compliance with audit requirements, department procedures and enterprise standards
Create and maintain required documentation including project organization charts, distribution lists, project logs, project schedules, requirements documents, project budgets, and status reports
Assist in development and review of project scope, schedule and budget
Coordinate project logistics, including calendars, major events, meetings and applicable materials and equipment
Must be actively pursuing a degree at an accredited educational institution.
Must be actively pursuing an undergraduate degree in Business Administration, Real Estate Development, Architecture, Engineering or Project Management.
Must have at least 1 year of academic undergraduate studies completed or a sophomore status at minimum.
Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
Must be available to work a minimum of 15 hours per week between the days/hours of Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm.
Ability to work up to 40 hours between the hours of Monday - Friday, from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
Relevant work experience (internships, etc)
MS Office Experience (Excel, Visio, Project)
Design and construction project cost and/or scheduling knowledge
Must be able to read and interpret blueprints and technical specifications
The Northeast Corridor (NEC) is the rail backbone of the Northeast region and the busiest passenger rail corridor in the United Sates. It connects eight states and the District of Columbia and each day serves 800,000 riders and 2,000 commuter, intercity, and freight trains.