MIG is looking for a GIS Intern in our Portland office during the summer. We are looking for someone who is proficient in ArcGIS to work on database development for a large waste source reduction project. The ideal candidate would start immediately and work 15-40 hours per week.
Moore Iacofano Goltsman (MIG) is a planning, design, and communications firm with offices throughout California and Oregon. Please see our website for a great description of who we are and what we do -- www.migcom.com.
The GIS Intern would be responsible for managing data, developing maps and graphics, performing spatial analysis, and communicating complex concepts through graphic communication. The position involves creative thinking and problem solving in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment.
-A Bachelor’s degree in Geography, Planning, or Information Systems is preferred but having at least one year or more of professional experience digitizing, programming and producing complex maps can substitute for some higher education
-Proficiency in ArcGIS
-Ability to perform complex spatial analysis with a variety of GIS data formats
-Knowledge of data compression techniques, resolutions, and sizes to ensure that images can be delivered at optimal speeds to various audiences
-Ability to produce attractive and informative graphics on deadline
Preference will be given to candidates who have:
-Experience with Network, Spatial and 3D Analyst
-Experience working with CAD data formats
-Proficiency with Adobe Illustrator, Acrobat and Photoshop
-The ability to troubleshoot GIS workstation problems that may require creative solutions.
Hours and compensation:
- Pay depends on qualifications and experience
- This is a temporary position that is ineligible for all company benefits.
How to apply:
-Email a cover letter, resume and two work samples to firstname.lastname@example.org
-OR--Drop-off/mail a cover letter, resume and two work samples to:
MIG c/o Heather Kaplinger
815 SW Second Ave., Suite 200
Portland, OR 97204
*INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED*