Job Description
    The TLC is looking for four responsible College Aides to serve as Outreach Interns. The selected candidates may be responsible for the following tasks:
  • Translation and Translation Review: We are looking for interns who are fluent in languages in addition to English to assist us with translation and translation review. Our most needed languages include: Spanish, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Korean, Polish, Russian and Urdu
  • Vision Zero Safety Education: Interns will be responsible for conducting Vision Zero safety education to TLC licensees by visiting FHV bases and taxi garages to give presentations and distribute information about Vision Zero, the mayoral initiative to eliminate pedestrian fatalities. Interns in this department help make NYC streets safer by presenting to TLC licensees about Vision Zero and safe driving principles, having TLC licensed drivers sign the Safe Driving Pledge, and answers any questions TLC licensees may have about Vision Zero.
  • Outreach on TLC Initiatives: Interns will also be responsible for distribution of TLC outreach materials citywide. This may entail attending events with drivers or passengers, visiting FHV bases and taxi garages, assisting in the development of outreach materials, and meeting with stakeholders.
  • Lost Property: Interns may be responsible for various tasks involving our Lost Property department. Lost Property receives inquiries from passengers of TLC-licensed vehicles about items they have left in these vehicles, and works to reunite passengers with their lost belongs.



Minimum Qual Requirements


For Assignment Level I:
Matriculation at an accredited college or graduate school. Employment is conditioned upon continuance as a student in a college or graduate school.
For Assignment Level II (Information Technology):
Matriculation at an accredited college or graduate school. Employment is conditioned upon continuance as a student in a college or graduate school with a specific course of study in information technology, computer science, management information systems, data processing, or closely related field, including or supplemented by 9 semester credits in an acceptable course of study.
For Assignment Level III (Information Technology Fellow):
Matriculation at an accredited college or graduate school. Employment is conditioned upon continuance as a student in a college or graduate school with a specific course of study in information technology, computer science, management information systems, data processing, or other area relevant to the information technology project(s) assigned, including or supplemented by 9 semester credits in an acceptable course of study. Appointments to this Assignment Level will be made by the Technology Steering Committee through the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications.

SPECIAL NOTE
Maximum tenure for all Assignment Levels in the title of College Aide is 6 years. No student shall be employed more than half-time in any week in which classes in which the student is enrolled are in session. Students may be employed full-time during their vacation periods.



Preferred Skills


Proficiency in written and spoken Spanish, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Korean, Polish, Russian and Urdu



To Apply


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Work Location


33 Beaver St, New York Ny



Residency Requirement


New York City residency is generally required within 90 days of appointment. However, City Employees in certain titles who have worked for the City for 2 continuous years may also be eligible to reside in Nassau, Suffolk, Putnam, Westchester, Rockland, or Orange County. To determine if the residency requirement applies to you, please discuss with the agency representative at the time of interview.
Job Type Internship