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Trinity Industries, Inc., Public Affairs Intern, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 10255

Thu, May 7, 2015

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Trinity Corporate is searching for a talented team player to fill the open position of Public Affairs Intern in our Dallas, TX office! We welcome your ideas and your outstanding work ethic. Join our team today and be a part of Helping to Build America. ™ 


The 2015 Summer Internship Program is designed to expose students to the many facets of business and culture within Trinity Industries, Inc. Each intern will work on a project-based, real work assignment that aligns with their area of study. Interns will learn about Trinity's culture and business environment through executive luncheons, plant tours and special presentations. Trinity offers paid internships in our corporate office in Dallas, Texas and in plant locations throughout the United States. 

Responsibilities: 


•Conduct daily check of various informational resources for compilation and review of governmental news, pending legislation, market news and updates that impact company operations 
•Examine governmental materials and obtain information on current issues of company interest 
•Conducts daily monitoring of federal and state bills, committee meetings and hearings that impact company operations. 
•Maintain database of legislation of interest and tracks status of legislation in process 
•Assist in Developing PAC communications to include quarterly newsletter and other company publications 
•Performs other duties as assigned 


Required Skills 

•Prefer a Junior/Senior level student seeking Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations, Political Science, Communication, History or Journalism 
•Experience with Newsletter Design 
•Excellent writing skills 
•Excellent communication skills 
•Attention to detail and ability to organize and prioritize 
•Ability to work in a team environment and drive results 
•Proficient in Microsoft Office Products ( Word, Excel, PP) 
•Some knowledge of Publisher Software 

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