Technical Writing Support

Posted on April 28th, 2014

Parking and Transportation Services is hosting a summer internship for a student seeking a resume-building experience in technical-writing.

The intern will help develop an instructional guide and related collateral for a new student team (RamBassadors) that will provide transportation and travel training-related services at Colorado State University starting this August. The intern will be responsible for crafting the following:

1. Help Develop Training Manual for this New Set of Employees
2. Create Hand-held Instructional Checklist / Instructions for Employee to Perform Related Job Duties like Data Collection, On-Site Education, Event Preparation
3. Collaborate with our Sign Shop to Create Hand-Held Visual Tools to Help Communicate with Commuters on Bike Paths, Sidewalks, Walkzones, and Intersections.

Desired Skill Set:

1. Coursework and Related-Experience in Technical Writing
2. Demonstrated Ability to Use Microsoft Word and Powerpoint to Instruct and Train Employees
3. Ability to “Translate” a Technical Concept to Train the Intended Audience


This internship will encompass the Summer Semester at CSU between May and August. The internship will require 20 hours per week during this time period. The paid internship will pay $9.80 – $11.00 per hour.


Interested students should submit a resume and cover letter to by 5pm on May 7, 2014.