Welcome 2019 City Interns!
Kristen is currently studying Public Policy/ Political Science. She will be interning with the Orange County Transportation Authority.
Evonnie is currently studying Information Technology. She will be interning with the Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
Maya is currently studying Urban Planning. She will be interning with the Orange County Transportation Authority.
Claire is currently studying Civil Engineering. She will be interning with the Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
Melany is currently studying Sustainability with an Emphasis in Energy and Urban Systems with a minor in Business.
She will be interning with the Orange County Transportation Authority this summer.
COMTO’s City Interns will explore careers in Transportation.
COMTO’s Careers In Transportation for Youth (CITY) Internship Program provides minority college juniors and seniors with a unique opportunity to gain professional and practical experience in the transportation industry. Through the CITY Program, COMTO seeks to prepare the best and brightest to become leaders, decision makers and change agents in the transportation industry. Interns will work, learn and gain professional development and team-leading experience at transportation agencies or businesses, while exploring careers within the industry.
2020 Internship Application will open January 2020.
What Interns can Expect:
June 4 - August 9, 2019
36-40 hour work weeks
$15.00 per hour and transportation stipend
Placement at a public transportation agency or private company with business in transportation
Professional development webinars and trainings
Transportation, lodging, meals and fees at COMTO’s National Meeting & Training Conference in July
Immediate exposure to emerging industry professionals
Belong to an under-represented or minority group
Rising college junior or senior currently enrolled full-time and planning to enroll full-time next fall at an accredited institution of higher education
Minimum GPA of 3.0
Able to successfully pass a background check
Reside or attend school in/near the internship location
Available to attend National Meeting & Training Conference, Summer 2020. Dates TBD.