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Organization: Merrimack Valley Planning Commission
Title: Paid Internship – Field Technician
Location: Haverhill, Massachusetts
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2018-04-06

Position Description:

Merrimack Valley Planning Commission (MVPC) has an opening for 4 temporary paid interns. Interns will be assisting with field data collection activities using mobile GIS-based applications operating on iPads. The data collected will be used for a regional program to inventory and collect conditions of sidewalks as part of a Complete Streets and sidewalk management programs for communities in the Merrimack Valley.

Associates degree or working towards or having completed a Bachelor’s degree in geosciences, computer sciences, engineering or a related field. Experience using ESRI ArcGIS, ESRI Collector and Microsoft Office software suites is preferred.

Key competencies and capabilities include:
• Consistent work effort and dependability; attention to detail
• Ability to work independently (self-starter) as well as in a team environment
• Planning and organizational skills; commitment to deadlines and the client
Physical Requirements of the position:
• This position will involve working outdoors in all types of weather conditions.
• This position will require extended periods of standing and walking.

Access to vehicle needed.
The MVPC is an EEO/AA employer.
Resumes and cover letters should be sent to:
Merrimack Valley Planning Commission
160 Main Street
Haverhill, MA 01830
Email: Transportation@mvpc.org

No telephone calls thank you.