The City of Sandy Springs is currently accepting applications for a GIS Intern. Qualified applicants will have knowledge of GIS principles as well as practical experience with Esri ArcGIS. The person in this position may be required to perform address reviews, collect data in the field and in the office, make online maps, edit existing datasets and provide GIS support to other departments.
The GIS Intern will work under the supervision of the GIS Manager and with the GIS Analyst. This position does not have supervisory responsibilities.
Applicants are preferred to be working towards a degree or certificate in Geography, GIS or related field.
The GIS Intern will have the opportunity to grow their GIS skills with ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Enterprise, Collector, ArcGIS Online and other Esri products. The City of Sandy Springs has access to a number of Esri training courses, which the GIS Intern can utilize. This is an unpaid position.
Esri ArcGIS Pro
Ability to work well with GIS staff as well as other departments
Ability to meet project deadlines
Desire to continue learning new technologies
Hours and Location
The GIS Intern is expected to work on-site between the hours of 8 am – 5 pm, Monday – Thursday. Part-time or full-time hours will be considered based on the Intern’s class schedule.