State of Massachusetts Emergency Management Internship - Summer 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts

About MassDOT

At MassDOT, transportation is not about roads and bridges, or trains and buses – it is about people. Our mission begins with customers - individuals, businesses, municipalities, and regional transit agencies. We support programs and projects that deliver a high return on investment. We partner with municipalities, public agencies, and private sector businesses. MassDOT supports the economic, quality of life, and environmental goals of the Commonwealth.

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Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist in the creation of multidisciplinary drills and exercises and participate in their execution

  • Assist with the development and delivery of security awareness and emergency preparedness training for employees

  • Shadow emergency management professionals as they respond to MEMA and/or Emergency Operations Centers during planned events

  • Help create and implement a variety of emergency plans, procedures, and policies.

  • Use and research tools, services, and products that can improve MassDOT’s emergency management capabilities.

Examples of Specific Projects:

  • Support design and implementation of Security Awareness & Emergency Preparedness training program for administrative employees

  • Support design and conduct of MBTA 2018 Subway Evacuation Drill

  • Support Boston Fourth of July Celebration event planning


  • Must be enrolled as a full-time student for Fall of 2018

*An Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Females, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Job: *Planning

Organization: *Massachusetts Department of Transportation

Title: Emergency Management Internship - Summer 2018

Location: Massachusetts-Boston-10 Park Plaza

Requisition ID: 1800039U