Seasonal Intern

Organization: Hudson County Division of Planning
Website: http://www.hudsoncountynj.org/about-the-division-of-planning/

Posted: February 1, 2021 | Closing: February 12, 2021


Job Description

The Hudson County Division of Planning is accepting applications for a Seasonal Intern.

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Hudson County Division of Planning is seeking a qualified part-time Seasonal Intern for 15-30 hours a week. The Seasonal Intern will support planning staff in areas of economic development, open space planning, and/or transportation planning. Additional responsibilities will be determined by interest and division needs. This position will report to the Division Chief.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support staff with research, data analysis, and preparing planning reports.
  • Assist with writing technical reports, memos, letters and other correspondence.
  • Prepare documents pertaining to the County Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) and the County Open Space program.
  • Perform site visits of County and municipal recreation facilities.
  • Additional duties as required.

 

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Pursing a degree in urban planning, city and regional planning, or similar.
  • General interest and basic knowledge of urban design and planning, urban history and theory, planning and environmental law, and private and public development.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong proficiency of Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint. Proficiency in Adobe InDesign is preferred, but not required.
  • Basic skills in social media, photography, and community outreach.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with staff members and supervisors.
  • Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.

How to Apply

Interested persons should submit a cover letter, resume with references, and writing sample to Sam Schroeder, Principal Planner, at sschroeder@hcnj.us with a cc to gjaramillo@hcnj.us.



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