The Office of Facilities Planning reviews capital construction projects and is primarily responsible for code enforcement, life safety and health in all public K-12 schools and BOCES in the State, exclusive of New York City.
The assignments will likely be in-depth analyses of various office policies. Including but not limited to analyses of laws, regulations, and guidelines.
Interns will gain extensive knowledge of the policies and procedures of the Office of Facilities Planning. This knowledge could be beneficial to the interns should they pursue a career in education management. They could also benefit from a networking perspective as OFP consistently interacts with various design professionals as well as district Superintendents, Business Officials and Directors of Facilities.
Areas of interest/study would include public policy, statistics, accounting and finance. Any focus on education is a plus. Candidates should be versed in MS Office with an advanced knowledge of Excel. Ability to communicate thoroughly and succinctly is desired. A Bachelors or Masters degree is ideal.
While the exact amount of time needed is to be determined, it would likely be 10-15 hours per week.
Qualified candidates should email a cover letter, resume, transcript (student copy is acceptable), and completed internship application to firstname.lastname@example.org Please include the Assignment Number (OHE-S21-3) in the subject line of your email to reference this assignment.