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GIS Intern

City of Elgin

Location: Elgin, IL
Type: Internship
Posted: 02/14/2020
Deadline to Apply: 02/26/2020
Payrate: $15.00 / hourly
More Information: GIS Intern

CLASSIFICATION DESCRIPTION:

Under direct supervision, serves as GIS intern for the City of Elgin’s Water Department. Performs varied GIS activities requiring some independent judgment on content and format.

GENERAL DEFINITION AND CONDITIONS OF WORK:

Duties include:

  • Help create GIS changes to database
  • Data entry into Naviline/Outlook
  • Onsite verification of data
  • Utilize ESRI ArcGIS to create water utility GIS map layers
  • Work with members of the public works water distribution and engineering departments to study as-built drawings to create accurate attribute information.
  • Miscellaneous tasks as needed

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Applicants must:

  • Be a college enrolled student that has a technical background; IT, web design, etc
  • Have Microsoft Suite experience
  • Work well with others
  • Be a self starter, enthusiastic, and have good communication skills
  • Be committed to working approximately 19 hours per week
  • Be at least 18 yrs or older and pass background process which includes drug test and fingerprinting