Stantec GIS Intern in Laurel, Maryland
3,000 Environmental Services staff. 20 technical specialties. 900 professional associations. An international team with local expertise. You could say we know a little something about the environment. Our passion for it drives our work. Grounded by safety, quality, and ethics, we come up with solutions that perfectly fit the site. We know what it takes to balance competing project interests with creativity and efficiency. We know what to look for. And, we know how to get the job done—the right way. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.
Stantec has an opportunity for an
entry level GIS Analyst. This position will support GIS analysis, database
development and map production efforts in support of environmental and water
resources projects, including FEMA Flood Insurance Studies. This is an
excellent career opportunity for an individual to join a team of
multidisciplinary professionals in a fast paced, customer driven
environment. The position offers great potential for professional growth
and the opportunity to apply the latest in GIS technology to water resource
projects and flood studies.
This individual will
utilize GIS software to create and edit geospatial data and develop mapping to
support related projects. The successful candidate will have in-depth knowledge
of ESRI software including ArcGIS. This position will work within a team of GIS
professionals that are passionate about their work. This is a great opportunity
for someone wishing to pursue a great career in GIS.
Your Key Responsibilities
Create and manipulate databases;
Cartography and map development;
Spatial analysis and geodatabase population;
Production of FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) and related geospatial databases;
Communication and collaboration with the project team, project managers;
Occasional field data collection (e.g. GPS/GIS data collection); and
Developing official correspondence for communities.
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Working knowledge of ESRI software products;
Zero to 3 years of work or intern experience utilizing GIS software;
Strong verbal and written communication skills;
Passion for geography, GIS, technology, and information communication; and
Ability to effectively juggle multiple tasks, concurrently
Education and Experience
- Bachelor's degree in Geography, Geographical Information Systems, or arelated field.
Job: Co-op/Summer/Intern Student
Primary Location: United States-Maryland-Laurel
Organization: BC-2028 Environmental Services-US Maryland
Employee Status: Temporary
Job Level: Entry Level
Job Posting: Jan 4, 2019, 3:58:22 PM
Req ID: 1900000W