GIS Internship - 2022 Summer Semester

Job Description:

GIS Interns will assist in the completion and updating of our GIS System as well as inventory, labeling field equipment, and digitizing paper maps as it correlates to the GIS System. In addition, the GIS Interns will also support our internal engineering and distribution management team on GIS and Engineering Projects.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Work with GIS Technician to geo-located field equipment as well as document and record equipment specifications.
  • Work with MBLP locator(s) to geo-locate underground equipment and facilities.
  • Review, import and correct field projects in GIS, AutoCAD Map 3D and Microsoft SQL Server Databases.
  • Assist in database management of Microsoft SQL Server Databases.
  • Assist in creating engineering department mapping and databases to maintain system maps for the entire organization.
  • Create, modify and use, web-based GIS suite to update and modify existing field structures and equipment.
  • Develop maps that present information clearly and accurately.
  • Assist MBLP Distribution Department with other tasks as needed.


  • Good verbal and written communications skills.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work independently.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Experience using Microsoft Office Suite.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • General knowledge of GIS, Databases, Coding, AutoCAD, Google Earth, GPS Equipment, Coordinate Systems, and General Mapping.

Financial Consideration:

  • $19.26 per hour, maximum 40hrs per week
  • Summer term 15 weeks max. ~May 16 - Aug 26