Intern – Geomatics / Geographical Information Systems
Merrick & Company is seeking a LiDAR/GIS Technician student for a paid summer internship for Summer 2019 at our Greenwood Village, CO office. Imagine working on rewarding client projects and being exposed to unparalleled training and development opportunities! The summer internship has a commitment of approximately mid-May through mid-August.
The Merrick Intern Program will provide an undergraduate or graduate student an opportunity to gain technical experience in the field of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and LiDAR processing. Our intern will be exposed to a variety of surveying tasks including large scale wide area mapping, NERC compliance corridor mapping and small survey sites.
The position requires the collaboration with other disciplines, ability to interface with clients and contractors, follow schedules and budget commitments, work independently, possess good written and oral communication skills and the ability to problem solve. Must meet expectations for attendance and punctuality. Students who have recently graduated will not be considered.
o Flight planning
o Data management
o Principles of Geodesy
o Orthophoto production
o Cartographic design
o LiDAR processing software (MARS®, Terrasolid, other)
o ESRI ArcGIS
o Bentley MicroStation
o Autodesk AutoCAD
o Trimble INPHO
Students who have recently graduated will not be considered.
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, plotters and scanners.
We will be accepting applications on our website for as long as this opportunity is posted. The internship hiring process may take three to four months from the first contact a candidate has with a recruiter. We expect to make offers of employment by March 2019.
Merrick does not pay relocation fees or provide a living stipend.
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.