Job Title: GIS Intern
Closing Date/Time: November 17, 2017 (extended)
Salary: $16.00 - $22.00 Hourly
Job Type: Temporary, part-time
Expected Hours: 80-90 hours per month (20-25 hours per week)
Duration: January 2018 – May 2019
Location: Salem, Oregon
Department: Land Conservation and Development, Information Resources
Come support the state’s land use planning program at the Oregon Department of Land Conservation and Development (DLCD)! Put your GIS classes to use and apply for this internship!
It is designed to allow one or two students the opportunity to gain practical experience. We are accepting resumes from students in a GIS Certificate Program or students working toward a planning degree with GIS experience/coursework from an accredited community college or university. Applicants may be undergraduate or graduate students, as well as, recent graduates that have completed their GIS Certificate, Associate, Bachelor, or Master’s degree in 2016 or 2017. This position is classified at the Information Systems Specialist 1 - entry level, and we encourage candidates who meet the minimum qualifications (MQ’s) to apply.
We invite members of all diverse communities to join our workforce as we endeavor to best serve Oregonians from every background. DLCD values diversity and inclusion because they are good for Oregon. We believe that by welcoming differences, encouraging new ideas and views, listening to and learning from each other, and providing opportunities for professional enrichment we are better able to serve those around us. We thank you for considering this employment opportunity.
• This position is not represented by a union (Non-Union).
Duties & Responsibilities:
The GIS Intern will support the creation of a new statewide GIS layer of local comprehensive plans by gathering, reviewing, processing, and editing land use data. Examples of specific duties include the following:
Qualifications, Required & Requested Skills:
To be considered for this position, you must submit a Résumé and Cover Letter as described below.
(a) Six (6) months of GIS experience
(b) An equivalent combination of experience/training.
The majority of this position will be in an office environment working at a computer.
• For questions about the job announcement, call 503-934-0295.
Oregon Department of Land Conservation and Development
Attn: Rachel Smith, Information Resources Coordinator
635 Capitol St NE Ste. 150
Salem OR 97301-2540