Job Title: GIS and Data Analysis Intern
GIS and Data Analysis Intern Spring Summer 2015
Supervisor: Callie New
Description: Gather and analyze data relating to the urban design of streets throughout the region. Extensive field work is anticipated. Other duties will include assisting in cleaning, organizing and analyzing transportation, traffic, land use and demographic data for use in our forecasting models. These models include the regional Travel Demand Model and the Real Estate Market Model.
Timing: May – August 2015, with the potential to extend through December
Qualifications: College student with interest and ability in urban planning, geography and/ or demographics. Knowledge of urban design and ability to contribute to/develop metrics that relate to walk-ability and active transportation. Coursework/experience in GIS is required. Experience/ coursework in statistics, economics and programming is a plus.
If you are interested in this opportunity, please send a letter of interest and a resume to Ned Hacker, Director of Operations, Wasatch Front Regional Council by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by regular mail at 295 North Jimmy Doolittle Road, Salt Lake City, Utah 84116 not later than Wednesday, April 22, 2015. If you have any questions, you may also call him at (801) 363-4230 x 1120.