City of Fremont - GIS Intern
- Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Intern
Salary: The hourly rate is $15.00.
The Information Technology Services Department is seeking an
enthusiastic Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Intern to assist in
the development and revision of data used to aid Emergency Response.
This position offers an individual the opportunity to work within an
established and innovative Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Division while performing focused and detail oriented work. This is a
seven (7) month internship position. This position may work up to
twenty (20) hours per week. Hours of work are flexible and can be
designed around course work requirements.
Examples of Duties
Scan and file address documents.
Create and maintain Metadata files.
Capture data from documents and transfer to database.
Organize file directories.
Create and define schematics from digital submittal for Emergency Response.
Edit, update and link buildings and address points layer including
Create master address site plans for large developments.
Data field verification.
Other duties as assigned.
The City is searching for a self-motivated GIS Intern who has working
knowledge of ArcGIS (Geodatabase environment) or ArcView 3.X, standard
office applications (Word, Access, Excel) and AutoCAD. The intern
must understand GIS data development and relational database concepts.
The incumbent must have the ability to work independently, in a team
environment and communicate effectively orally and in writing. The
selected intern's contributions will assist the City in creating a
tool that will aid the Fire Department when they respond to
Proficiency in GIS software systems such as ArcGIS (Geodatabase
environment) or ArcView 3.X is required.
Applicants must be college or university students or recent graduates
undergoing supervised practical training.
Possession of a valid Class C California Driver's License is highly desirable.
If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please submit a
City application to the Human Resources Department or place in the
Employment Application drop box (located near the entrance to City
Hall). City applications may be obtained from our Job Application
page, by calling 510-494-4660, or from the Human Resources Department
at 3300 Capitol Ave, Fremont, CA 94538. The first review of
applications is 5:00 p.m., May 16, 2008. The position will remain
open until filled and may close without further notice after the first
The process may include a written and/or performance exam, individual
and/or panel interviews, or other related components. Only those
candidates who have the best combination of qualifications in relation
to the requirements and duties of the position will continue in the
selection process. Meeting the minimum qualifications does not
guarantee an invitation to participate in the process.
The City of Fremont is an equal opportunity employer.
The City will make reasonable efforts in the examination process to
accommodate persons with disabilities. Please advise the Human
Resources Department of any special needs in advance of the
examination by calling 510-494-4660.