The City of Renton is recruiting for a 3 month internship at the Renton Municipal Airport. This internship is established to provide practical work experience to the incumbent whose interest and intention is working in the aviation industry. In this position you will assist with administrative duties, airport inspection, maintenance and security.
-Assist with all administrative duties including records management, airport badging, lease management, and responding to phone/email inquiries. -Assist in updating airport policies such as Airport Emergency Plan, Wildlife Plan, and Maintenance Management Plan. -Assist Airport Engineer with design, construction and improvement projects, as needed. -Actively learn and become proficient with applicable regulations as they apply to civil airports. -Attend Federal, State, City and Renton Airport Advisory Council meetings. -Perform other related duties as assigned.
Must meet one of the following requirements:
Recent graduate of (within 6 months) or currently enrolled (within 1 year of graduation) in a 2 or 4 year degree program at an accredited school with an aviation focus.
Recent graduate of (within 6 months) or currently enrolled (within 1 year of graduation) in a 2 or 4 year degree program at an accredited school with business, public administration, or engineering focus and a verifiable interest in pursuing an aviation career.
Recently separated/transitioning veteran (within 1 year) under honorable conditions with documented relevant experience; a DD form 214 will be required if selected for an interview.
Verifiable interest in an aviation career through membership in aviation industry association, flight training, volunteering or job shadowing.
Strong oral and written communications skills.
Editing, organizational, and planning skills.
Valid Washington State Driver's License.
Successful passing of background check.
Provide a Driver's Abstract that is approved by the Risk Management department.
About City of Renton
Located on the south shore of Lake Washington, Renton is a lakefront City offering spectacular views of the Olympics, the Cascades, and Mount Rainier. Renton is the center of opportunity in the Puget Sound region where businesses and families thrive. Be ahead of the curve in Renton – memorable discoveries await you.