Geographic Information Systems Internship

Application Deadline: April 28, 2017 - 3:00pm


Position Still Available!!

The Village of Gurnee Information Systems Division seeks candidates for a summer GIS internship.

Employees in this position perform routine and entry level technical geographic information systems work; creating and editing features in a SQL-Server based geodatabase; scanning and linking documents to map features; updating Javascript-based ArcGIS Server applications. Projects will involve computer data entry; reading and interpreting various maps, plats, legal documents and engineering plans. Some field work required.

Applicants must have an understanding of the principles behind GIS, Global Positioning Systems (GPS), and relational databases. Experience with ArcGIS, ArcGIS Online, and familiarity with the Microsoft Office Suite required. Experience with Javascript and programming concepts along with coursework in Geography, GIS or Computer Science is preferred. Must have a valid driver’s license, safe driving record, and be at least 18 years of age.

Any offer of employment is contingent on passing a background investigation and drug screen. Starting hourly rate of pay is $11.00/hour. Duration of position is approximately from mid-May to mid-August. Work schedule is generally 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Application attached; return completed application to Gurnee Village Hall, 325 N. O’Plaine Road, Gurnee, IL 60031 or email to Faxed applications not accepted. For further information on this opportunity, please contact Eric Venden, GIS Coordinator at 847-599-7550.

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