Conservation Research Center – GIS/Natural Resource Intern – Teton Science School


  • GIS data creation, acquisition and manipulation
  • Field map production
  • Assist full-time and seasonal staff with creation and editing of geographic data
  • Software installation and troubleshooting
  • Creation of GIS help documents
  • Other duties as assigned, including the possibility of field work


  • Experience using GIS software for natural resource management/analysis
  • Completion or current enrollment in a natural resource related field of study (Biology, Geography, Geology, Environmental Studies, etc.
  • 16+ credit hours (undergraduate/graduate) in GIS/Cartography
  • Demonstrated knowledge of ArcGIS 10 software, Spatial Analyst, Geostatistical Analyst, 3D Analyst, Erdas Imagine, Microsoft Access, Google Earth, Photoshop
  • Strong background working with a variety of coordinate systems and performing coordinate transformations from variable datasets
  • Basic knowledge of geodatabase design and principles
  • Demonstrated experience documenting data manipulation procedures
  • Excellent quality assurance/quality control skills
  • Experience with GPS data collection and management.

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