Citizen’s for Modern Transit is looking for interns, allowing students and recent graduates the opportunity to work closely with our team and gain insight into the public transit arena in addition to nonprofit management, administration, advocacy and fundraising. Interns will work directly with CMT’s Executive Director and Program Manager, gain first hand experience running a non profit organization, meet important stakeholders in the St. Louis region, and obtain marketable job skills for future employment. CMT is a member supported organization leading efforts for an integrated, affordable, and convenient public transportation system with light rail expansion as the critical component that will drive economic growth to improve quality of life in the St. Louis region.This summer CMT is offering the opportunity for interns to work on our award-winning Try & Ride Program. Internship Responsibilities could include:
Support the Try & Ride Program – application processing, routing, and applicant follow up.
Support management of the Guaranteed Ride Home program – registration, member outreach, communications, etc.
Represent CMT at community events
Participate in CMT sponsored events
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Computer proficient and familiar with the Microsoft Office Suite
Ability to commit 10-15 hours per week
Great attention to detail
Responsible and able to see projects through to completion
Reliable, with a great attitude and work ethic
A genuine interest in the benefits of Public Transportation. Applications being considered right away as well as the Summer of 2015. To apply for the internship, please send your resume, cover letter, and availability to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be received on a rolling basis.