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GIS Intern- Houston, TX

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Date: Feb 9, 2018

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77056

Company: Williams

GIS Intern- Houston, TX
ReqID: 95581

Bring your energy to ours. Help us become the premier provider of large-scale natural gas infrastructure in North America. We offer challenging intern opportunities in engineering, information management and business. If you have the ability and drive to learn from the best in the industry and the desire to contribute to something much bigger than yourself, you'll fit right in. Throughout the summer you'll have the opportunity to interface with and learn from Williams' leaders and participate in activities with your fellow interns. We provide robust training and development throughout your internship designed to accelerate your knowledge and learning, so you can succeed in a high-performing environment
Hear from our interns on why they chose an internship at Williams:

Summary and Purpose:

At Williams, we believe in building our bench from the ground up! Your career development starts on day one by giving you challenging work assignments to build your technical skills and business acumen.  We offer challenging opportunities to the best talent throughout the country.  You will fit in if you have the ability and drive to learn from the best in the industry – and the desire to contribute to something much bigger than yourself.


Our organization is seeking a highly-motivated GIS student to be a part of our Summer Internship Program. You will develop GIS mapping and analysis skills as a part of a large GIS team of professionals supporting the entire pipeline business.


Our Internship Program Offers:

  • Opportunity to work on meaningful projects
  • Real-time feedback
  • Networking across the enterprise
  • Collaborative culture
  • Access to senior leadership


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Create maps for gas transmission and midstream business needs.
  • Analyze business information using spatial tools.
  • Create and manage GIS data to support pipeline right of way acquisition and due diligence.
  • Develop a process for collecting and cataloguing Williams’ aerial imagery datasets.
  • Support the team in creating and maintaining raster datasets for our Pipeline Router application.
  • Support the Pipeline Safety department through structure mapping and special projects.


 Minimum Qualifications:

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in GIS, Geography, Cartography or a related field (Geology, Environmental Sustainability, Meteorology, etc)
  • Completed coursework in GIS and/or Remote Sensing
  • Ability to relocate to Tulsa for the summer
  • Legally authorized to work in the United States
  • Possess the ability to manage multiple projects at once
  • Cartographic experience using ArcMap version 9 or later
  • Editing shape and attribute data using ArcGIS
  • Experience creating personal or file geodatabases
  • Ability to work independently, within a team, and in a corporate environment.
  • Strong analytical, verbal, and written communication skills
  • At least one summer remaining prior to graduation


For more information on our Internship Program:

Regular/Temporary Assignment: T
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
FLSA Status: N
Shift: N-Not Applicable
Percent of Travel: No Travel
Relocation Offered: Yes

Williams is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected under applicable discrimination law.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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