5841Unpaid GIS Intern, City of Santa Clara
- Apr 8 12:16 PMClose Date: Until FilledThe City of Santa Clara would like to invite you to apply for an Geographic Information Systems (GIS) internship opportunity in the Information Technology (IT) Department. College juniors and seniors pursuing Bachelor’s degrees in Geography, Environmental Studies, or related field are encouraged to apply.The GIS Internship will start on June 16th, and end on August 15th, 2014 (approximate). Interns will have an opportunity to work on the city’s Enterprise GIS Program, use the latest state of the art GIS technology and techniques, and benefit from training and assistance of senior GIS staff. Duties of the internship vary, and may include data gathering and quality control, editing versioned geospatial feature classes, mapping of city’s assets, digital cartography and map production, all related to many areas of the city business including planning and inspection, public safety, and utility assets management.
The intern will assist GIS staff with data gathering, data entry, data quality assurance, and conducting field data collection or/and verification; reformat or convert spatial data from various sources and file formats; help design maps, forms and reports for desktop and web use; and create and/or edit accurate metadata.
Interested candidates should submit a completed City employment application, resume and cover letter. Details are available on the City of Santa Clara website atwww.santaclaraca.gov