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Summer 2023 Internship - Risk Management

DFW Airport, TX, United States
Jan 3, 2023


Job Description

How To Apply

We are interested in every qualified candidate who is elibile to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor visas for this position at this time.


Job Overview

DFW International Airport provides an exceptional customer experience to our millions of annual passengers and this year, through a generous grant provided by the Spencer Educational Foundation (SEF), we are able to provide a summer internship to experience the work we do behind the scenes in our Risk Management Department.

As our summer intern, you will work as an internal consultant where you will directly impact the airport’s safety and compliance. You will experience and learn from our comprehensive enterprise risk management program which is run on a professional consulting firm model.

What you will be doing:

  • Prepare and/or present written, oral, and electronic presentations to management staff.
  • Participate in a variety of professional development activities providing practical experience in the application of academic skills toward the solution of business problems.
  • Participate in project work assisting department professionals developing procedures, performing financial, operational, or business analysis, or developing/evaluating performance measures.
  • May compile business or operational data; assist in forecasting activity levels; assist in developing business solutions to department or organizational problems.

What you need:

  • Must be an active student in a Bachelor’s degree program in a field relevant to the department’s needs.
  • Three (3) letters of reference including at least one (1) from the candidate’s academic advisor.
  • Enrolled in one of these four schools: University of Texas at Arlington, University of Texas Dallas, University of North Texas, or Paul Quinn College.
  • Possession of a valid class C driver’s license.

What we desire:

  • Major in business studies, preferably a risk management and insurance-related curriculum.
  • 18 years of age or older.
  • Current, cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher from an accredited college or university.
  • 60 hours or undergraduate course credit completed by May 2023.
  • A copy of current transcript for approval by the Spencer Educational Foundation.

About Us

We are Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport—one of the most successful airports in the world by any definition. We’re recognized for our innovation, leadership, drive for excellence and talented employees.

Our success is made possible because of the diverse talents of over 2,000 employees who champion our mission of providing an exceptional airport experience to our customers and connect our community to the world. We’re looking for the best talent to join us and help reimagine what an airport can be.

Bring your talents to DFW. Live and work with purpose.



Job Info

Job ID# 1006785

Jan 3, 2023

United States