Proposed Internship Projects: Park Operations Division
Title: Energy Management Intern
Description: The Energy Management Intern will work with Park Authority’s Energy Manager to make agency facilities more energy efficient. Intern will focus on practices regarding energy monitoring, energy software and data, energy projects, and energy audits. The Energy Assistant Intern will help with the back office practices that support the Energy Management Program. Intern will work with energy data and utility accounts database.
Requirements: Engineering or business major preferred.
Title: Park Physical Inventory
Description: Inventory/Survey of park physical assets and recreational amenities. Inventory/Survey of conditions of internal park roadways and parking lots. Project information will support management of agency lifecycle management program.
Requirements: Parks and Recreation major, engineering students.
Title: Sports Tournament Intern
Description: Provide assistance to the tournament director and support tournaments, events and/or other initiatives within the Park Operations division. Assist with planning; implementation; registration; partnership development; sponsorship fullfillment; equipment maintenance; content development and scheduling; and coordination with staff, coaches, volunteers and partners/sponsors.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree or currently completing a degree in sports management, sports administration, recreation or another relevant field of study. Willing to work weekends and holidays as needed and travel as required.
Title: Trail System Mapping
Description: Survey and mapping of trail systems within the park system. Use of Global Positioning System unit to map trails, surface types, stream crossings, culverts, bridges. Project information will support providing detailed information for the public on agency trail systems.
Requirements: Parks and Recreation major, landscape architecture students.