Hiring Rate: $15.00 per hour
The City of Olathe is looking for a GIS intern to support the day to day operations of our GIS team. The GIS Intern plays a crucial role in working alongside our GIS team staff to support GIS activities and projects.
The City of Olathe provides meaningful work assignments to our interns and the opportunity to experience what it's like working in public service to help prepare for a future in their chosen career. Interns gain valuable skills in a real-world experience outside the classroom, and the City mentors students in their career development. This is also a great opportunity to create a professional network with experienced engineers, leading professionals and peers.
For more details, review the full job details and requirements below.
- Assist with GIS map production and other related work.
- GPS field data collection.
- Correction of Utilities data within SDE environment.
- Other related support activities.
- Perform duties and responsibilities as required.
Experience & Qualification Guidelines: Any combination of experience and education that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is acceptable. A typical way to obtain the knowledge, skills and abilities would be:
Experience: Entry level experience in GIS and past work or education using ESRI suite of products.
Qualifications:Good computer skills required, proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.Strong problem solving and analytical skills. Ability to work independently and manage time effectively in order to meet goals.
Education: High school diploma or GED. Prefer College student pursuing a degree in Geographic Information Systems.
License & Certification(s): Must be at least 18 years of age,have a valid driver's license with a favorable driving record.
Supervised by: GIS/Knowledge Group.