Internship MDT Aviation Management- 54138027 at Montana State Government

Montana State Government
West Yellowstone, MT

MDT offer's competitive pay and hands on experience for our Interns. You will have the opportunity to put your book knowledge to use in a live setting, contributing to current projects.

All MDT Interns must be enrolled in a College, University, or Tech School to be considered.You are required toattach your unofficial transcripts, cover letter, and resume to be considered for this position.

One intern will be hired from this posting and will work at the Yellowstone Airport.

The work schedule will be 40 hours a week during the summer. Interns do not receive benefits such as paid holidays, medical coverage, earned vacation, or sick leave.


50% Airport Operations and Maintenance

50% Airport Administrative

Intern will be exposed to:

  • Assist the Airport Manager with various Administrative Tasks
  • Tenant Relations
  • 14 CFR Part 139 Requirements- Certification of Airports
  • Ground Vehicle Pedestrian Training
  • Assist Chief of Operations with various maintenance tasks
  • Self-inspections
  • NOTAM reporting
  • Airfield and facilities maintenance
  • 49 CFR Part 1542– Airport Security
Sections that intern will be rotating through:
  • Airport Management
  • Airport Operations
  • Airfield Maintenance
  • Business and Properties
  • Wildlife Hazard Mitigation
  • Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting


Knowledge and skills required for this job will come from college level course work in Aviation Management, Aeronautical Science, or similar aviation concentration.

Please view the below link to watch a video of the 2018 Aeronautics Intern:

Interns will not receive benefits such as paid holidays, medical coverage, earned vacation, or sick leave.


Must be currently enrolled in College, University or Tech School; recent grads (no more than 6 months past graduation) can apply but note that preference will be given to applicants that are currently enrolled. Need to at least be entering Junior year or have completed at least 60 credit hours. If applicant is enrolled in a Tech School (2 year program) the credit minimum is 30 credit hours.

Acceptable majors are: Aviation Management, Aeronautical Science, or similar aviation concentration.

Unofficial Transcripts are acceptable

Only electronic applications will be accepted If you need an accommodation with the application process please contact the HR office.
All documents for claimed Veteran or Disability preference must be received or date stamped by the closing date. You will receive an email with instructions on how to submit such documents.

Montana State Government does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, or sexual orientation), age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, marital status, creed, political affiliation, veteran status, military service, retaliation, or any other factor not related to the merit and qualifications of an employee or applicant.

If another department vacancy occurs in this job title within six months, the same applicant pool may be used for the selection.
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