Course credit for internships
Course credit for internships
Students who are interested in obtaining credit for internships should first secure an internship with a provider. Once confirmed, contact Dr. Hudak, for permission to register for GEOG 4920/5900.You will be required to compile a portfolio during the course of your internship and provide a letter of assessment from the internship provider. Both will be used to determine a "grade" for the course.
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
SALARY: $10.00 - $15.00 Hourly
OPENING DATE: 08/30/16
CLOSING DATE: 09/06/16 11:59 PM
Responsible for providing direct support to Keep Denton Beautiful for the Tree Rebate Program and other tree programs under the Denton Tree Initiative.
•Assists with planning and implementation of the Tree Rebate Program and other programs falling under the Denton Tree Initiative, a campaign to plant 12,000 new trees in Denton by 2019
•Receives, processes, and monitors applications for the Tree Rebate Program, and works collaboratively with City Customer Service, Public Communications, and other staff to ensure that work is completed efficiently and correctly
•Communicates with applicants for the Tree Rebate Program to answer questions, provide assistance, and relay program requirements
•Researches, organizes, and analyzes program data for compilation into various reports
•Collects, records, analyzes, and tracks tree survival rates and other measures of program success
•Assists KDB staff on special projects, preparation of materials, analysis of findings, and presentation of findings to staff and other community stakeholders
•Works to foster relationships with area nurseries, landscapers, and tree-related businesses to facilitate promotion of, and participation in, the Tree Rebate Program
•Communicates regularly with area tree vendors to ensure availability and pricing of qualifying trees through the Tree Rebate Program
KDB Team Responsibilities •Participates as a part of the Keep Denton Beautiful Staff Team
•Attends weekly staff meetings and
•Participates actively in KDB programs and events, and serves as a source of support for fellow staff team members
•Ensures that all events, programs and communications are within the scope of the organizational mission and vision
•Answers and returns phone calls, greets visitors to the KDB office, and works with the KDB staff team to ensure general upkeep of the KDB office environment
•Maintains a professional image and appearance, as indicated by various situations and events requiring interaction with the public and with City departments
•Works to cultivate positive, collaborative community relationships to further the work of KDB
Additional Duties: •Performs other duties as assigned
•Current enrollment in a college or university level program requiring an internship
Core Competencies: •Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
•Ability to form and maintain effective relationships with coworkers and customers
•Ability to maintain regular and punctual attendance
•Ability to interact with customers professionally and provide good customer service
•Ability to maintain a high level of attention to detail in a fast-paced environment
•Strong time management and project management skills
•Ability to work outside in temperature extremes, and assist with all aspects of tree planting projects
•Ability to lead groups of volunteers to complete a project
•Ability to work with, or easily learn, relational database systems such as Microsoft Access
•Skilled in the operation of a personal computer and software, specifically Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
•Must have a valid Class "C" Driver's License and valid state required minimum automobile liability insurance prior to employment (must obtain Texas Class "C" driver's license and state required minimum automobile liability insurance within 30 days of hire per state law)
•Must pass a drug test, driver's license check, criminal history background check, and social security number verification check
•Must be able to work Monday through Friday, with regular weekend and evening events (20 hours per week)
Applicants must satisfy all conditions of employment as outlined in the position announcement.
All applicants must pass a pre-employment drug screen prior to employment.
"We are committed to achieving a diversified workforce!"
"Dedicated to Quality Service"
APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:
OUR OFFICE IS LOCATED AT:
601 E. Hickory Street
Denton, TX 76205
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Intalytics, a leading predictive analytics consulting firm, is currently hiring to fill several part-time GIS positions.
The positions will allow for flexible location and hours after training in either our Dallas, TX or Ann Arbor, MI offices. Qualified candidates can apply by submitting a resume and cover letter via our website: http://intalytics.com/careers
GIS Assistant, Part-Time
Intalytics is seeking assistance in conducting geo-fencing activities for our retail and restaurant clients. The job will involve utilizing Google Earth to geographically define polygons around specific locations. Candidates should be able to commit to a minimum of 10 hours per week, with actual hours fluctuating up or down based on demand (up to 25 hours per week). Desired skills and/or position requirements include:
- Strong organizational skills
- Ability to work independently
- GIS experience a plus (Google Earth Pro)
- For remote work, access to a laptop with the following is required:
- PC - Windows XP, Windows Vista, or Windows 7 or later | Mac - Mac OS X 10.6.0 or later
- Microsoft Excel or program with Excel compatibility
- Internet access
Compensation is $10.00 per hour, with potential for future increases based on productivity and accuracy.
Through our offices in Dallas, Texas and Ann Arbor, Michigan, Intalytics provides world-class predictive analytics tools and technologies to restaurants, retailers, financial institutions, healthcare providers, service organizations, and private equity firms that are seeking location-centric solutions. Founded in 2007 by four leading practitioners in the field of predictive analytics, Intalytics leverages cutting edge modeling techniques, third-part datasets, and web-based analytical tools to deliver innovative, accurate, and actionable real estate and marketing solutions.
Friday, August 26, 2016