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Fall 2019 Intermodal Systems Internship

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Date: Mar 31, 2019

Location: Norfolk, VA, US, 23510

Company: Norfolk Southern Corp.

Requisition 11532: Fall 2019 - Intermodal Systems 

Posting Start Date: 04/01/2019

 

A Day in the Life of an Intermodal Systems Intern

As a co-op, you will support the information needs of the Intermodal Operations and Marketing departments in Norfolk, VA. The position supports various aspects of Intermodal and Automotive Operational and business intelligence needs. You will work on identifying opportunities for functional improvement as well as building relationships within our business community. Position responsibilities include but are not limited to:

 

  • Developing and supporting databases, queries, reports, spreadsheets and presentations in response to user requests
  • Researching programmed solutions and developing appropriate technical documentation --------Providing administrative and maintenance support for end-user query tools
  • Assisting with software and equipment inventory
  • Coordinating user support with PC/LAN group.

 

What makes a successful Intermodal Systems co-op?

  • Proficient in Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office Professional applications.
  • Familiarity or strong desire to learn about relational database concepts, SQL, and variety of query and report tools.
  • Personable manner and strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Self-disciplined, detail-oriented, and committed to delivery of quality products and services.

Education/Experience

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree
    • Preferred Degree Paths: Business, BIT, MIS, BIS, Information Technology, Computer Science
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

  

Compensation

  • Freshman (27 or fewer credits) - $2,500/month
  • Sophomore (28 to 59 credits) - $2,800/month
  • Junior (60 to 89 credits) - $3,000 /month
  • Senior (90 or more credits) - $3,300/month
  • Graduate Student - $3,666/month

*Living stipend of $850/month is available to those who qualify.

 

Company Overview

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation’s premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company subsidiary operates approximately 19,500 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia, serves every major container port in the eastern United States, and provides efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a major transporter of coal, automotive, and industrial products.

We are a team of more than 28,000 employees working together to maintain our reputation as "The Thoroughbred of Transportation". As an industry leader, Norfolk Southern offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.

Norfolk Southern is an equal opportunity employer including veterans and disabled.


Nearest Major Market: Hampton Roads