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Internal Communications Intern

Administration & Human Resources with NYC Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)

Employment Type and Schedule Intern

Salary $17 per hour

Work Location Queens

Last Updated Last updated on Mar 14, 2023

Description Description

The NYC Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) enriches the environment and protects public health for all New Yorkers by providing 1.1 billion gallons of high quality drinking water, managing wastewater and stormwater, and reducing air, noise, and hazardous materials pollution. DEP is the largest combined municipal water and wastewater utility in the country, with nearly 6,000 employees. DEP’s water supply system is comprised of 19 reservoirs and 3 controlled lakes throughout the system’s 2,000 square mile watershed that extends 125 miles north and west of the City.

The Bureau of Organizational Development & Human Resources (OD&HR) is the Agency’s internal consultant/partner on organizational culture change and human resources matters for a workforce of approximately 6,000 employees. We identify and respond to employee relations issues, staff development needs, and current and strategic work force requirements. We collaborate with employees, management, employee representatives, employee affinity groups, and other City agencies to develop sustainable policies, procedures, and practices. OD&HR insures our operation is staffed with the best-qualified, developed, and engaged employees.

The goal of the internship is to assist the team in administrative work, data analysis, and the development of various reports as well as other miscellaneous tasks. The Strategic Workforce Planning (SWP) Intern will be able to bring their insight and expertise to our team and gain new and relevant experience from us. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: aiding with pulling data from the Agency’s CRM and/or Access, utilizing PowerBi to complete various reports, assisting with the planning, coordination, and data collection for employee engagement and wellness events, assist with Always Creating Excellence Awards Steering Committee responsible for implementation of employee recognition and appreciation ceremonies and support SWP initiatives to improve the efficiency, cost effectiveness, resiliency and transparency of OD&HR operations. Finally, the SWP Intern will provide support with EEW and IC initiatives as needed.

Requirements Requirements

Candidates must be currently enrolled in a graduate degree program in an accredited college, university or law school.