The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs. 

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies. 

Position Summary 

Internship positions at Jacobs provide college students an opportunity to gain real-world experience in their specific area of study. Interns will work alongside world-class professionals in a fast-paced, professional setting which provides interns invaluable experiences applying the knowledge and skills learned through education in a business environment. 

The GIS Intern will work with the GIS Manager supporting survey data reviews. The Intern will be trained to perform all levels of survey data review. The ideal candidate will be a Geospatial Technologies/Science student that has hands-on experience using ArcGIS Desktop and understands how to move EXCEL data into a GIS project. The candidate must be familiar with geographic projections and coordinate systems, as well as how to geo-reference image files in a map. Anticipated work schedule will be full time during the summer and winter breaks. 15 hours during the school year. Position is in downtown LA.
  • Local candidates must be currently enrolled in at least their junior year within a Geospatial Technologies/Science degree program required
  • Working knowledge of Word and Excel is required 
  • Knowledge of ArcGIS PRO or ArcGIS Desktop 10.3 required 
  • Strong analytical, conceptual, communication and organizational skills. 
  • Ability to effectively interface with all levels of personnel and management. 
  • Ability to work and thrive in a team environment. 
  • Strong problem solving skills. 
  • Ability to self-motivate and work productively without supervision. 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.