The City of Wilsonville Public Works (PW) department is seeking interns for temporary employment. The Public Works & GIS interns will work as a multi-person team responsible for updating the street tree inventory for the City.
The candidates will be responsible for gathering field based data of the City's street trees. The inventory will be performed using GIS and Cartegraph, the City's enterprise asset management system.
In this position, the candidates will have the opportunity to work closely with the City's GIS Manager as well staff in the Public Works, Natural Resources, and Planning departments. The candidate will help to develop the work plan and daily schedule that best meets the goals for the project.
Customer Service Standards for Employees
These standards are to ensure the organization is focused on providing high quality service
to the public and other employees. Employees are expected to meet these standards as
part of their job responsibilities.
Candidates should have experience using GIS in a municipal IS/IT environment. Knowledge of Urban Forestry is ideal and candidates with an academic or professional background in the natural sciences preferred.
The Public Works & GIS Intern program is scheduled to run for approximately 24 weeks. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and the candidates may have the opportunity to work a flexible schedule.
Relocation assistance is not available for this position. Preference will be given to candidates who will be local for the duration of the internship.
Please include a cover letter and resume when completing your application.