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Intern - Geomatics / Geographical Information Systems

American Society of Civil Engineers
Greenwood Village, CO

Intern – Geomatics / Geographical Information Systems




Merrick & Company is seeking LiDAR/GIS Technician student for a paid internship for Summer 2018 in our Greenwood Village, CO office.  The application deadline is November 30, 2017.  Resumes will be reviewed in December 2017. Interviews will take place in January and February 2018 and offers will be extended approximately February 15, 2018. The summer internship will run mid-May through mid-August 2018.


Job Description

The internship will provide a currently enrolled student the opportunity to gain technical experience in the field of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and LiDAR processing. The intern will be exposed to a variety of projects ranging from large scale wide area mapping, NERC compliance corridor mapping, and small survey sites.


The position requires the collaboration with other technical staff, follow directions and schedules, work independently, possess good written and oral communication skills and the ability to problem solve.


Required Experience

  • Must be currently enrolled and entering junior year or higher of degree program
  • Must be pursuing a Bachelors or Masters degree in Geography, GIS, Remote Sensing, Geomatics, or a similar major
  • Knowledge and/or courses in mapping, photogrammetry, and aerial LiDAR data processing including:
    • Flight planning
    • Data management
    • Principles of Geodesy
    • GIS
    • Orthophoto production
    • Cartographic design
  • College courses in any of the following software packages are preferred:
    • LiDAR processing software (MARS®, Terrasolid, other)
    • ESRI ArcGIS
    • Bentley MicroStation
    • Autodesk AutoCAD
    • Trimble INPHO
  • Must have a demonstrable good attendance record
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher preferred
  • Must have a current instructor recommendation or reference
  • Local candidates onlyStudents who have recently graduated will not be considered.Physical

Work Environment

  • The job requires the ability to sit for extended periods at a computer workstation.
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as but not limited to: computers, phones, copiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.

Additional Information

 Apply on line only. No e-mail, hard copy or third party resumes accepted.Merrick & Company is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.



Internal Number: 2017-1060


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