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NYC DOB VirtualĀ Summer Enrichment ProgramĀ for Undergraduate & Graduate Students

This summer, the NYC Department of Buildings will host its first virtualĀ Summer Enrichment ProgramĀ for undergraduate & graduate students interested in engineering (civil & mechanical), architecture, construction management, construction inspection, sustainability, and public safety. For those interested in careers in the construction industry, in the public or private realm, this program will provide a significant amount of context for your future career.
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Across nine virtual seminars in July & August, held weekly through GoToMeeting software, our industry professionals (architects, engineers, sustainability experts, and construction inspectors) will educate you on issues such as construction safety engineering & enforcement, building code development & revision, architectural plan examination, disaster response, and sustainability & the energy code, among numerous other topics. At the conclusion of the program, students who virtually attend all nine seminars will receive a Certificate of Completion from the DOB that they can include on their resumes.Ā Seminars will take place on Wednesdays from 5pm to 6:30pm.
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Additionally, students will receive advice on their resumes & cover letters from Human Resources professionals.
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To apply for admission to this virtual program, please send your resume toĀ YouthEngagement@buildings.nyc.gov. Resumes are due by Friday, June 19th, by midnight. Accepted students will hear back regarding potential admission before the program begins on July 1st.
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Thank you,Ā 
NYC Department of BuildingsĀ