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October 10, 2023

Job Description
GVSU GIS Internship

This position provides support to the MiSTEM Network GIS workgroup efforts in the MiSTEM
GIS StoryMap Hub.
Primary duties
1. The GIS intern will collect, clean, map and maintain various sources of data for the
MiSTEM Network.
2. Attend bi-weekly one hour meetings as student schedules allow. Meetings include
MiSTEM Directors, staff, other interns, and previous interns from across the state.
3. For this position, the intern is required to work four to five hours a week.
4. The intern will work under the direction of the GIS Workgroup, the GIS Data Consultant -
Dr. Kin Ma from Geography and Sustainable Planning at GVSU and MiSTEM Network’s
Greater West Michigan Region’s Business, Community, and Education Liaison. The
intern will also work alongside other interns and previous interns as a team.
Knowledge, skills, and abilities required
1. Strong understanding of GIS, ArcGIS, and ArcGIS Online
Completion of Computer Cartography (Gpy 200) or Introduction to GIS (Gpy 307)
or an equivalent course
2. Ability to critically think, analyze, and problem solve
3. Good communication skills
4. Self-motivator
5. Excellent punctuality, attendance, and accountability
6. Excellent documentation practices
Submit the following:
1) Resume
2) Cover letter expressing your interest in the position and relevant experience
Sent to Diane MIller ([email protected]) and Professor Kin Ma ([email protected])

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