GIS (Geographic Information Systems) Student Intern

  • Posted on February 12, 2024
  • Location: Lafayette, LA


Posted under: Engineering

What does this internship entail?

The GIS Student Intern will utilize their current knowledge to collect, manage, and modify data, as well as design maps and other online digital products. The GIS Student Intern will have the opportunity to expand their skill set by working with various ESRI products and software, as well as gain experience with other 3D geospatial software. Projects and tasks will involve ESRI products as well as Microsoft Office applications. The GIS Student Intern will be a champion and leader of our company’s core values while maintaining internal and external customer engagement and satisfaction.

Some responsibilities include:

  • Conducting a thorough review and administration of GIS data collection
  • Performing edits on geospatial databases for accuracy and efficiency
  • Extracting and mining data from a diverse range of sources
  • Creating hard copy maps, digital online products, and generating reports as needed
  • Engaging in field data collection using drones and leveraging other 3D spatial point cloud technologies
  • Compiling and delivering a comprehensive presentation to management summarizing the internship experience

Am I qualified for this position?

  • Currently majoring in Geography or related field at an accredited college or university
  • Must have completed at least 60 hours of college coursework
  • Knowledge of ArcPro
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Able to excel in individual and team environments
  • Authorized to work in the United States

Why intern for Fenstermaker?

Our success is based on establishing lasting partnerships and providing innovative, high-quality products and services. We conduct our business ethically, honestly and with integrity in everything we do.

Our core values define the way we do business.


We treat everyone like family and put people over policy.

We place an emphasis on safety and are supportive and empathetic in rough times.

One Company

We leverage our multi-disciplinary strength to benefit our clients.

We communicate, collaborate and execute together, as a team.

Customer Obsessed

We treat others the way they want to be treated – with respect.

We create unforgettable experiences and build lasting relationships and establish partnerships.

Growth Mindset

We believe growth creates opportunity and gives us the capability of building long-term careers.

Be Different

We encourage and reward innovation.

We serve our clients in ways that make the competition irrelevant.

We create a unique experience for our team members.

EOE/AA Employer. Applications confidential.

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