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GIS Intern - Environmental Services (Summer 2024) - Houston

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Stantec

19d ago

🚀 Summer Internship

Houston

AI generated summary

  • You need strong GIS mapping skills, expertise in ESRI software, and experience in data management. Excellent communication and teamwork abilities are crucial for success in this fast-paced internship opportunity.
  • You will create, analyze, and maintain spatial data using ArcGIS software, produce maps and data summaries, ensure quality control processes, work on Windows and Microsoft 365 platforms, and meet project deadlines effectively.

Summer Internship

EngineeringHouston

Description

  • As a GIS Intern with Stantec you will provide technical support which includes spatial analysis, and map production; as well as provide support for assigned projects. You will be part of our Environmental Services GIS team working on a variety of projects.

Requirements

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Technical training and experience in GIS mapping, geospatial analysis, and geographic principles (e.g., map projections and coordinate systems)
  • Educated knowledge of ESRI’s software suite, primarily ArcMap and ideally ArcGIS Pro
  • Strong cartographic skills including the ability to adhere to standards and communicate highly complex information in an accessible and attractive manner
  • Demonstrated data management and data organization skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
  • Ability to prioritize, organize, and perform multiple work assignments simultaneously
  • Ability to perform work accurately in a detail-oriented environment
  • Ability to maintain and establish effective working relationships in diverse and interdisciplinary team environments
  • Experience with the following would be considered assets:
  • ArcGIS Pro and ArcGIS Online (AGO)
  • Mobile data collection tools and AGO products (WebMaps, WebApps, Dashboards, etc.)
  • Programming experience with languages such as Python, SQL, or Arcade
  • Education and Experience:
  • Ideal candidate would be seeking to fulfill practicum or internship requirement for a university, college, or technical institute program in GIS, Geography, or related discipline.

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Undergraduate

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Creating and maintaining spatial information for a variety of platforms primarily involving ESRI ArcGIS software
  • Map Production and Data Analysis/Summaries to support project deliverables
  • Adhering to established Quality Assurance/Quality Control Processes
  • Work on Windows platform and Microsoft 365 (Teams, Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • Monitors own work and that of the team to ensure budgets and deadlines are being met in a timely and effective manner

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Houston

Benefits

  • Regular full-time and part-time employees have access to medical, dental, and vision plans, a wellness program, health saving accounts, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase program, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage and paid family leave. Regular full-time and part-time employees will receive ten paid holidays in each calendar year. In addition, employees will be eligible to accrue vacation between 10 and 20 days per year and eligible for paid sick leave (and if more generous, in accordance with state and local law).
  • Temporary/casual employees have access to 401(k) plans, employee stock purchase program, and paid leave, in accordance with state and local law.