Intern – GIS
Metropolitan Utilities District
Intern – GIS
Under direct supervision, provides daily project support to Infrastructure Integrity, which includes Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data entry, scanning, filing of documents, and other special projects as assigned. Accuracy and attention to detail are critical skills and must be a part of daily activities.
•Analyze water and gas leak reports or water and gas service cards and populate key fields in GIS from the data on these forms.
•Process various records and drawings into GIS as needed.
•Assist with transfer of documents to permanent electronic storage.
•Assist with miscellaneous special projects as needed.
Required for All Jobs
•Perform a variety of other duties as assigned
•Understand and comply with all District policies and procedures
•Previous experience with ESRI GIS software.
•Experience with Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) software is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
•Excellent personal computer skills, including Microsoft Word and Excel. Aptitude and willingness to work with new software.
•Ability to learn new or upgraded computer software as required.
•Exceptional organizational skills including ability to prioritize work, handle multiple tasks, and adapt quickly to changing work demands and interruptions.
•Must exhibit good analytical ability.
•Ability to work independently on a consistent basis is preferred.
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills to assist internal and external customers, co-workers, and management professionally, regardless of provocation.
•Completed a minimum of one (1) year of college level coursework, preferably in engineering, information technology, geography or a closely related or technical field of
study. Must be currently enrolled in a relevant undergraduate program or if a recent
graduate, must be pursuing post graduate hours. Required
Licenses and Certifications
•Employees in this position are covered under the Department of Transportation Drug and Alcohol testing provisions. This includes random testing.
Physical and Environmental Requirements
•Office: Work is primarily performed in an office setting amid normal conditions of dust, odors, fumes, office lighting and noise.
*Please ensure the application is filled out thoroughly to be considered for this position
An Equal Opportunity Employer “Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation”
February 13, 2024