• Title
    GIS Intern
    Requisition ID
    2019-37029
    Work Location
    US-KS-Topeka
    Department / Discipline
    Environmental
    Position Type
    Trainee / Internship
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions’ Topeka, KS team has an exciting opportunity for a GIS Intern to work on a large-scale project for the next 2 years. 

     

    Job Status:

    This position can be either part-time or full-time with a flexible work schedule to accommodate a student intern.  This opportunity is ideal for students looking to apply their GIS skills in real world applications.

     

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Digitize features from imagery and/or LiDAR datasets
    • Attribute features to conform to required table information
    • Produce figures, maps, or statistics as requested

    Skills / Qualifications

    Required Qualifications:

    • Working towards a degree or certificate in Geography or closely related field
    • Knowledge of and experience working with raster and vector feature layers
    • Experience with GIS software for editing spatial features
    • Ability to multitask and solve real-world complex problems in a fast-paced environment
    • Ability to work efficiently and independently and demonstrate effective organizational skills
    • Must be consistent, detailed oriented and highly accurate in their work
    • Must pass drug test, background check
    • Must be available to work a consistent schedule in order to meet project deadlines

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Local candidates preferred
    • Working knowledge in ESRI (ArcGIS 10.X, ArcGIS Pro), Word, Excel

    Physical Demands:

    Long hours of stationary work

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

     

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

     

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