Smart Docklands is a smart city testbed in the heart of Dublin’s Docklands. Established in 2018, the programme is funded by Dublin City Council and Science Foundation Ireland Research Centre CONNECT, through the ENABLE Research Programme in Trinity College Dublin.
Smart Docklands plays the role of ‘honest broker’ between government, industry, universities, and citizens of Dublin. We facilitate the trialling of smart city technologies by identifying real challenges in the city and working with diverse stakeholders to come up with impactful solutions.
We’re seeking an Engagement Intern to join the team for 4 days a week for a 6 month period, to support Academy of Near Future, our smart city education experience for secondary school students.
Academy of Near Future increases awareness of connectivity and Internet of Things (IoT) technology, and promotes STEM careers, to encourage students from all backgrounds to become engaged actors in the development of public spaces as technology continues to transform cities around the world.
In this role you will…
The Smart Dockland’s Engagement Intern will be paid the Dublin living wage (€12.90 per hour) which is €412.80 for a 32 hour (4 day) week.
Submit a CV and cover letter explaining why you think you’re a good fit for the role, supported by examples from past work experience, volunteering or study, to Caroline Boyd at firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for applications is the 14th of January 2022.