The City of Hillsboro is accepting resumes for a GIS Intern with the Information Services Department. This position will use GIS (Geographic Information Systems) to map growth and building updates in Hillsboro. The GIS Intern is a temporary, part-time, 20 hour/ week internship. Hours will be scheduled Monday–Friday between 8 am–5 pm.
Compensation is up to $13.74/hour, dependent on education level.
Resumes will be accepted until April 20, 2018.
Internship Process & Timeline:
April - May: Application, Interview & Selection Process
June - August: Summer Internship
General Description of Duties:
Use GIS mapping to update City of Hillsboro maps to assess building growth
Conduct a 2017 aerial photo audit of building footprint and update GIS files accordingly
Use site plans from construction drawings to assist in the creation of the building footprint
Assist with improving the City’s GIS data inventory and metadata creation
The ideal candidate:
Is familiar with ArcGIS software and concepts
Is open to technology and learning new skills
Is a strong communicator
Must be currently enrolled in a GIS certificate program or an undergraduate program focused on cartography, mapping, Geography or Geo Science
Must complete and pass criminal background check
Must be at least 18 years of age and be able to commit to the entire internship
How to Apply: Submit letter of interest and resume by April 20, 2018 to:
City of Hillsboro Human Resources Department
Attn: Jessica Stark
150 E Main St. – 2nd floor Hillsboro, OR 97123
Email: email@example.com (GIS Internship in subject line)
Jessica Stark, City of Hillsboro Human Resources Department
or at 503-681-6222
Equal Employment Opportunity
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