Internships

LACBC seeks talented and motivated individuals for our internships. Please view full position descriptions and application information below.

 

POLICY AND OUTREACH INTERN

LACBC accepts up to 7 policy and outreach interns each semester to assist the Planning Department with campaigns, outreach and research. Duties may include survey development, production of outreach materials, field audits of transportation facilities and GIS mapping. This position is flexible, with 5-10 hours per week required. Some evening and weekend events required.

Responsibilities:

  • Attend appropriate transportation, bicycle and urban planning related meetings
  • Synthesize best practices and conduct original research
  • Generate content for LACBC communications
  • Engage community stakeholders through surveys and event participation
  • General clerical work
  • Volunteer coordination

Background/Skills:

  • Experience with, but not limited to, Political Science, Urban Planning, Public Policy, or Sociology
  • Genuine interest in bicycle transportation issues
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office programs
  • Knowledge of GIS, SPSS or graphics software (Illustrator, Photoshop, Quark, In-Design) a plus
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) is desirable

To apply:
Internships are available each fall and spring semester, and over the summer. To apply, please send a resumé and cover letter to Hyeran Lee at hyeran@la-bike.org by the following dates:

  • Spring (January through May): December 20th
  • Summer (May/June through August/September): May 6th
  • Fall (September through December): August 20th

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