Openings at National Grid Renewables

GIS Intern

Job Title
GIS Intern
Job ID
Bloomington,  MN 55437
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National Grid Renewables is a leading North American renewable energy company based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with satellite offices located in the regions where it develops, constructs, and operates renewable energy projects. As a farmer-friendly and community-focused company, National Grid Renewables develops projects for corporations and utilities that seek to repower America’s electricity grid by reigniting local economies and reinvesting in a sustainable future. National Grid Renewables is part of the competitive, unregulated Ventures division of National Grid. It has a portfolio of solar, wind, and energy storage projects throughout the United States in various stages of development, construction, and operation.

National Grid Renewables partners with communities, farmers, and landowners where we develop. This means it’s not just about projects but about the people we work with, both outside and inside our organization. National Grid Renewables Team Members embody our foundational culture of being entrepreneurial, creative, and nimble and take pride in supporting National Grid’s vision to be at the heart of a clean, fair, and affordable energy future for all.

This is a summer 2024 internship. The GIS (Geographic Information System) team is responsible for managing continually evolving geospatial data using ESRI ArcGIS. The GIS Intern will shadow the GIS department while working closely with GIS Web infrastructure development. The intern will learn fast in a changing and growing company, will gain “real world experience”, and will walk away with a better understanding of the renewable energy industry.

  • Support maintenance of GeoDev Viewer.
  • Support parcel data updates in ArcGIS Enterprise Geodatabase (PostgreSQL).
  • End of summer presentation: Topic to be determined by intern and manager.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Skills:
  • A GIS undergraduate or graduate student studying GIS technology, Geography.
  • Software abilities: ESRI ArcGIS, ArcGIS Web API (JavaScript), ArcGIS Online , Google Earth, Spatial Databases (PorstgreSQL).
  • Interest in renewable energy.
  • Interested in WebGIS Development.
  • Geospatial analysis and spatial data processing.
  • Multi-tasker
  • Achievement driven
  • Self-starter
  • Strong independent problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated experience collaborating with a team.
  • Commitment and enthusiasm.
  • Ability to adapt to fast paced and continually evolving environment.

This is a paid Summer 2024 internship


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