Thursday, January 31, 2013

Intern Opportunity for City of San Jose

City of San José

DEPARTMENT:  Public Works
DIVISION:    Engineering Services-Technology Services Section
TERM OF ASSIGNMENT: beginning February 2013
INTERN SUPERVISOR:  Vicky Gallardo and Harsh Gautam
PHONE:  408-535-8463


The Department of Public Works is responsible for delivering capital improvement projects for a wide variety of City facilities and infrastructure, maintaining City facilities and fleet assets, facilitating and regulating development activities, and providing animal care and services.

The department is committed to high-quality service, partnering with the community, and providing an excellent environment in which to work.  We strive to constantly demonstrate the City values of Integrity, Innovation, Excellence, Collaboration, Respect, and Celebration, and seek employees who do the same.
The Department of Public Works is looking for a student in Computer Science or GIS courses that is willing to work on a student project to develop an interactive map for viewing Capital Improvement Projects. You will gain practical experience and exposure by developing applications that support the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) team.
  • Creating services-driven web applications using Python
  • Experience creating database-driven web applications
  • Familiarity with Google Map and ArcGIS Online APIs
  • JavaScript and DOJO coding experience and debugging skills helpful
  • Experience with traditional GIS systems (e.g., Esri) is desirable
  • Ability to work collaboratively and productively in a small team

Monday, January 28, 2013

Greenbelt Alliance, Policy Internship,San Francisco, CA

Greenbelt Alliance seeks a motivated individual to provide policy research and geographic information system (GIS) support for our campaigns for open space protection and good city planning throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. For more information about this internship opportunity, please check our website:

Friday, January 11, 2013

Internship at the Northwest Information Center (NWIC)

Looking for that hands-on learning experience? 

Want to apply the skills and knowledge you have acquired in the classroom in a professional setting?

Need any internship units?

The Northwest Information Center (NWIC) of the California Historical Resources Information System is looking for interns for the Spring 2013 semester.
● 2 or 3 unit internships available ●
● You will need a faculty sponsor●

The NWIC is in the process of developing a Geographic Information System that links locational and descriptive data for our area which includes 18 coastal, Bay Area, and inland counties, from Del Norte in the north to Monterey in the south.

NWIC staff regularly assists Cultural Resources Consultants undertaking research in California archaeology, architectural history, and history; provides information to landowners, scholars, and the general public about their local, state, or federal legal requirements; and assists governmental agencies and private firms in meeting those legal requirements.

For more information:

For more information about who we are and what we do, visit our website at