Summer Intern Job Posting

Location: Silver Spring, MD
Contact Name: Joyce E. Williams, HR/Office Manager
Contact Email:

No longer accepting applications.


The International Transportation Learning Center (ITLC), operator of the Transit Workforce Center (TWC), seeks a motivated intern to join our team this summer (potentially beyond) and contribute to our mission of advancing comprehensive workforce development programs that support the public transportation industry. This individual will assist with research projects, contribute to blog posts on transit workforce development topics, and assist with design of materials, among other activities.

About ITLC: Founded in 2001, the International Transportation Learning Center is a non-profit organization based in Silver Spring, MD. It is dedicated to advancing workforce development in public transportation and related sectors at the national, state, and local levels. To accomplish this mission, ITLC supports labor-management partnerships throughout the transportation industry and relevant non-profit and government partnerships that help develop programs to improve organizational capacity and expand worker skills and career opportunities.

About TWC: In 2021, the Federal Transit Administration selected ITLC to operate its first-ever national technical assistance center to help transit agencies recruit, hire, train, and retain the diverse workforce needed now and in the future. TWC supports public transit agencies’ workforce development needs for all modes of public transit across urban, tribal, and rural entities while providing strategic leadership on public transportation’s workforce development needs.



We recognize that strong candidates may not meet all of the following specific qualifications. We encourage you to apply if your skills and experience align with some or all of the following:

Start Date:  (No longer accepting applications.)

Late Spring/Early Summer 2024

End Date:

Late Summer/Early Fall 2024; possibility for extending time commitment, based on performance and mutual agreement


$19-$24/hour, depending on level of experience and qualifications. Hourly wage provided; no benefits.

Job type:

Temporary full-time or part-time with hybrid schedule (combination of remote days and in-office days at our office adjacent to the Silver Spring metro station)

Application Instructions: Please send resume, cover letter, and contact information for two references (academic references are acceptable) to Joyce Williams, Office Manager, at