State of Massachusetts Information Technology Executive 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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  • Position Summary *

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The Information Technology Department of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is searching for an Intern to work directly with our senior management team. The focus of the internship will be on developing communication strategies for both our employee and customer communications. The Information Technology Department provides enterprise IT services to divisions in the Massachusetts Department of Transportation including the RMV, Highway, MBTA, and Aeronautics and shared services groups. These services include application development and maintenance and infrastructure and operations support for email, networks, data centers, helpdesk, desktop and telecommunications.

  • Responsibilities *

  • / / Meet with all teams and develop an inventory of existing communications including incidents, down-time and new system rollouts

  • Review all existing communication approaches and templates

  • For each type of communication develop: Strategy, Approach, Templates, Rollout plan

  • Interview cross section of associates in IT to determine what type of internal communication is desired

  • Draft internal communication plan

  • Preferred Qualifications *

Strong PowerPoint skills, Excellent writing skills*, *Understanding of technology and social engineering

Minimum Entrance Requirements:

This requisition will remain open until filled, however first consideration will be given to those applicants that apply within the first 14 days.

Full-time student enrolled for the Fall 2018 semester in a graduate program.

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

If you have questions regarding this position, please contact Mary Ellen Yetman within the Human Resource Office at 857-368-8571.

Job: *Planning

Organization: *Massachusetts Department of Transportation

Title: Information Technology Executive Internship - Summer 2018

Location: Massachusetts-Boston-10 Park Plaza

Requisition ID: 180000A1