City of Crystal Lake

The City of Crystal Lake is seeking a self-motivated individual with a positive work ethic to fill the position of GIS Intern for the summer months.

Working under the general direction of the Public Works and Community Development Department, the City has a vast number of GIS projects which are being implemented and this summer intern position would assist in implementing these projects. This position provides services to all departments. This position will involve both office and field work.

The successful candidate will have a high school diploma or equivalent and be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university with an emphasis in Geography, or a closely aligned field, with strong GIS coursework. The successful candidate should also possess excellent communication and problem solving skills along with the ability to work independently. Computer proficiency is also necessary. Basic knowledge of ArcGIS is required.

A valid driver’s license is required. The position works in both an office and field environment.

The internship offer is contingent upon the candidate’s successful completion of a criminal background check and a pre-employment medical exam, including a drug screen.

Starting pay is $16.00 per hour. Interested candidates should submit an employment application, available at and attach a resume to their application.

Applications will be considered as received.

The City of Crystal Lake is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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