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2020 Summer Internship Program

Type of Job:
Landscape Architecture
Name of Firm:

Port Authority of NY & NJ

Job Location:

New York, NY

The Architecture Unit of the Port Authority of NY & NJ’s Engineering Department is seeking an architecture intern and a landscape architecture Intern to join a staff of architects, landscape architects, and graphic designers working in a multidisciplinary design division on projects within the agency.

We are an award-winning unit that provides a broad range of design services that includes site and transportation planning, building programming, architectural design, landscape design, graphic and way-finding design; all developed within a practice of sustainable design and design excellence.  Our portfolio includes transportation and infrastructure programs and facilities associated with airports, the World Trade Center, commuter rail (PATH), bus, bridge, tunnel, and ports facilities.

The Port Authority offers many internship opportunities during summer and throughout the academic year. Our internships provide graduate and undergraduate students the opportunity to work with knowledgeable and experienced professionals on assignments related to the student’s major. These assignments will include hands-on projects to cultivate technical, writing, communication, and team-building skills.

In addition to challenging, meaningful work assignments, interns routinely enjoy networking sessions and tours of our various facilities during their internship experience. Interns are also provided with guidance on career opportunities to make the most of their Port Authority experience.

The 2020 Summer Internship Program is open to undergraduate and graduate students working toward a professional bachelor’s or master’s degree in architecture and landscape architecture. The highly selective application process is currently open and closes January 24, 2020; 11:59 p.m. EST. To apply, please click on the link here. Alternatively, you can visit www.JointhePortAuthority.com and click on the “View All Jobs” link on the upper right hand side of the page.


New Job Posting Process

As of January 2020, we will be transitioning to Nittany Lion Careers for internship/job postings. Employers will need to register with the site in order to post positions which can then be viewed by registered Penn State students and alumni.

If you have any questions about this new process, please contact Ross Weinreb.