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Dewberry GIS/Remote Sensing Intern in Denver, Colorado

Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a new graduate, you’ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call “Dewberry at Work,” that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.

Dewberry is seeking a GIS/Remote Sensing Intern for projects in our Denver, CO office. This is an excellent internship opportunity for an enthusiastic and talented individual to join an exciting team of professionals. The position offers a fantastic working environment and the opportunity to apply the latest technology to a variety of projects. Typical projects involve assisting federal, state and local clients in creating Land Cover/Land Use data, Elevation data derived from LiDAR as well as environmental mapping projects.

*Local candidates preferred, no housing stipend provided

Technical responsibilities may include:

  • Assisting Dewberry’s analysts in updating Land use/Land Cover data;

  • Working with elevation data derived from LiDAR;

  • Quality assurance of orthophotos;

  • Developing flood risk products and performing flood risk assessments;

  • Checking for graphical and technical accuracy of project deliverables and associated reports

Required Skills:

  • Candidates are required to be currently enrolled in a Bachelors or Masters program to be considered for this internship; Geography or GIS degrees preferred

  • Knowledge, interest, and project experience in GIS (ArcGIS 9 or higher) applications

  • Strong oral, people, and written communication skills

Desired Skills:

  • ESRI ArcGIS Skillsets

  • Knowledge of LiDAR

  • Knowledge of Digital elevation models

  • Knowledge of Orthoimagery

  • Knowledge of Land Use/Land Cover

  • Knowledge Wetlands and Benthic habitats

*The hourly range for this position is $11-$23

*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.

*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.

*Dewberry offers a comprehensive and very competitive package of insurance programs to regular full-time employees and their eligible dependents the first of the month following their date of hire. The insurance package includes: medical, dental, vision, and supplemental life. Additional insurances, at no cost to the employee: life (employee only), accidental death and dismemberment, business travel and accident, and short- and long-term disability are also provided. Employees pay a share of Dewberry’s premium expenses (on a pre-tax basis) for medical and dental insurance plans.

*Dewberry offers a wide range of other employee benefits, including: 401(k) Profit Sharing Plan, 529 College Savings Plans, Travel Assistance, Tuition Reimbursement, Flexible Spending Accounts and Supplemental Life Insurance for employee, spouse, and children.

*In addition, a host of discounted purchase programs are available to all employees.

*All recipients of an offer of employment from Dewberry, will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report. These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry’s background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.

ID: 8322

Relocation Bonus Eligible: No

Service Line: MCS

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Street: 990 S. Broadway, Suite 400