Jan 072018
 

GFP Intern – GIS (Job Id 9193)
Location: Pierre Post Date: 12/22/2017
Agency: Intern Close Date: 02/04/2018
Employment Type: Intern
Description
Session: Summer (May – August)
Position Title: Intern – GIS
Supervisor: Chelsea Krause
Agency: Department of Game, Fish & Parks
Location: Pierre
*A RESUME MUST BE ATTACHED WITH EACH APPLICATION. APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED
WITHOUT A RESUME ARE INCOMPLETE AND WILL NOT BE PROCESSED.
*APPLICANT MUST BE A FULL-TIME STUDENT (a minimum of 12 credit hours or within 12
credit hours of degree completion).

Position Description: The Wildlife GIS Intern’s primary duty will be to assist the department’s GIS
staff with various GIS projects. This will include data encoding of contract information into a database
and GIS as well as working with the existing GIS shapefiles for the development of the 2016 Hunting
Atlas. Additionally, the intern may be required to perform other wildlife related duties as assigned,
including but not limited to wildlife surveys, posting of boundary signs, and assisting with research
field studies. 90% of the work will be in the office with the opportunity to spend time away from Pierre
for multiple days doing field work towards the end of the summer. 

Qualifications: Applicant must be a full-time student at a college or university. Preference will be
given to those with junior standing or above by the end of the Spring 2018 semester, or who are
currently enrolled at a technical institute and have completed one year (nine months) by the start of
the internship. Preference will be given to South Dakota residents and students of South Dakota
institutions. In addition, knowledge for ESRI software.
Minimum Salary: $10.49
Apply at: http://tinyurl.com/yd7e65k6
South Dakota Bureau of Human Resources
500 East Capitol
Pierre, SD 57501-5070
Telephone: 605.773.3148 Fax: 605.773.4344
“An Equal Opportunity Employer”

(12/27/2017)