REQUIREMENTS

Crisis Management Intern

All applicants must meet the following, minimum requirements:

  • Enrolled in or recently completed a graduate degree program at an accredited university

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Strong desire to learn

  • Ability to research multi-faceted topics and provide concise briefs

  • Proven teamwork skills

  • Ability to independently manage projects with competing deadlines

  • Detail-oriented

  • Innovative problem-solving abilities

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

GIS Intern

For those interested in GIS-based projects, the following skills are required in addition to those above:

  • 1+ years experience with ArcGIS

  • Experience with QA/QC GIS tasks

  • Ability to learn unfamiliar technical systems

  • Ability to work under pressure during an emergency

In addition to the above requirements, the following qualifications are also desired:

  • Professional experience with ArcGIS Online

  • Familiarity with geodatabase management and design

  • Knowledge of data standards, data management, data quality

  • Experience with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop

  • Strong technical writing skills


Apply to the program

Interested applicants should email Hector Corral, Project Manager, at hcorral@hsacouncil.org and include:

  • Cover letter detailing how this internship will benefit your career goals and what experience you hope to gain

  • Resume

  • References

  • Writing Sample

Include “Internship Application” in the subject of your email and note your availability (start date and hours/week).