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Burns & McDonnell GIS Intern - Transmission & Distribution (Phoenix) in Phoenix, Arizona


An Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Intern will work collaboratively with our project teams of scientists, architects, designers and engineers to create world class design on a variety of projects. This position will assist in developing geological solutions.

  • Assist with the integration of multiple source data sets with project management tools and utilize GIS tools to develop maps and analysis

  • Assist with developing programs, applications, quality assurance of GIS tools and interfaces for intern and external clients

  • Assist with mapping, cartography, and database management of project

  • Research design solutions to client questions; analyze and recommend solutions to design problems.

  • Research environmental solutions to project concerns and analyze and recommend solutions.

  • Assist with ad hoc projects as assigned by managers.

  • All other duties as assigned.


  • Pursuit of Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Geographical Information Science, Geography or related degree.

  • Must be currently enrolled in good standing. Minimum of a 3.0 GPA strongly preferred.

  • Prior internship and/or related consulting experience preferred.

  • Actively involved in campus, community or other volunteer activities or organizations.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Basic knowledge and experience in Microsoft Office programs, including, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

  • Demonstrated leadership skills.

  • Self-motivated and eager learner, aptitude to grow and develop within the field.

  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis without requiring future sponsorship for employment visa status.


Job Intern

Primary Location US-AZ-Phoenix

Other Locations United States

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Req ID: 221010