Port of Oakland Announces Summer Internship Opportunities

Dear Local Business Partner:

We are pleased to announce recruitment for the 2014 College Summer Internship Program.

We are currently recruiting college and graduate level students through a competitive selection process.  Up to sixteen (16) students can be hired for the 2014 College Summer Internship Program.   This 9-week Program will begin on Monday, June 16, 2014 and conclude on Friday, August 15, 2014.  The Program will offfer students an opportunity to gain valuable work experience in the Maritime, Aviation, Commercial Real Estate, Engineering, Finance, Communications, Corporate Administrative, Social Responsibility or other areas of Port business.  Internship assignments will be located at the Port administration building at 530 Water Street, the Oakland International Airport or in the Port maritime area.

Students can access and complete an online application at
http://www.portofoakland.com/jobcenter/internships.aspx.

The application must also include the submission of the student’s most recent college transcript, 2-3 letters of recommendation from college professors, instructors and/or advisors, and an Internship Opportunity form with Choice Selection ranked one to three with one being the student’s first choice of placement and three being the last choice. 

A courtesy a copy of the program description and list of internship job opportunities are also attached.

APPLICATION DUE DATE:  April 25, 2014 @ 4:00 pm

Please share this information with your colleagues, student job seekers and those without computer access.

For questions, please call (510) 627-1419 or email us at portofoaklandintern@portoakland.com.

Sincerely,

Port of Oakland Summer Internship Team