Current Opening(s)


 

Regional Planning/GIS Internships (3)

The Arrowhead Regional Development Commission is seeking a part-time Planning/GIS Intern for each of the following periods: Spring 2020 (Jan-May), Summer 2020 (Jun-Aug), and Fall 2020 (Sept-Dec). Interns will work with ARDC staff on a variety of regional, land use, GIS and transportation planning projects and activities.

Candidates must be enrolled at a university or college as an undergraduate or graduate student during the semester of the internship.  Eligible applicants must:

  • Be able to make the case connecting your academic program and/or personal interests to your interest in transportation planning;
  • Be able to register for internship credits through a university or college program and provide verification of enrollment;
  • Be able to work 10-20 hours per week during the school year;
  • Be willing to commit to a semester length appointment.

Salary: $10.00/hour.
This position is located in Duluth, MN.
Deadline to apply: October 20, 2019.

More information about the internship can be found here. For a complete description, click here. Look below for additional application instructions.


Urban Transportation Planning Internships (3)

The Duluth-Superior Metropolitan Interstate Council (DSMIC), a Division of Arrowhead Regional Development Commission, is seeking a part-time Urban Transportation Planning Intern for each of the following periods: Spring 2020 (Jan-May), Summer 2020 (Jun-Aug), and Fall 2020 (Sept-Dec). Interns will assist MIC staff with a variety of projects, including long range transportation plans, corridor and small area transportation studies, harbor planning, bicycle and pedestrian planning, transit planning and freight planning.

Candidates must be enrolled at a university or college as an undergraduate or graduate student during the semester of the internship.  Eligible applicants must:

  • Be able to make the case connecting your academic program and/or personal interests to your interest in transportation planning;
  • Be able to register for internship credits through a university or college program and provide verification of enrollment;
  • Be able to work 10-20 hours per week during the school year;
  • Be willing to commit to a semester length appointment.

Salary: $10.00/hour.
This position is located in Duluth, MN.
Deadline to apply: November 11, 2019.

More information about the internship can be found here. For a complete description, click here. Look below for additional application instructions.


Application Instructions

To be considered for a position, interested candidates must submit a resume AND download and complete the following forms:

  • Application for Employment (LINK)
  • Certification and Authorization Statement (LINK)
  • Data Practices Advisory (LINK)
  • Applicant Data Record (voluntary) (LINK)

Completed application materials may be submitted:

  • By email to kmattila@ardc.org
  • By mail to ARDC, Human Resource Manager, 221 W. First Street, Duluth, MN 55802

Applications must be received by the position closing date. If selected for an interview, we will contact you. Applicants should update the ARDC with any changes to their contact information. Any questions may be directed to Krista Mattila at 218-529-7543 or kmattila@ardc.org.


Equal Opportunity Statement:The Arrowhead Regional Development Commission provides equal opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, creed, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, place of residence, status with regard to public assistance, special disabled veterans, Vietnam-era veterans, other eligible veterans, and any other protected category as defined by statute. Read ARDC’s Equal Employment Opportunity Policy Statement.

Reception of Applications: ARDC only accepts applications in response to a job posting. A completed application packet with original signatures is required when applying with ARDC, and resumes in lieu of the completed application packet are not accepted. All sections of the application must be completed for consideration. Resumes may be attached to the completed application. Applications will remain on file for one year.