SSTA Planning/GIS Internship Opportunity

SSTA Planning/GIS Internship Opportunity

The Sustainable Solutions and Transportation Alternatives and Public Information departments of the Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission (MVRPC) has one full time (30-40 hours per week) planning/GIS internship position open during the summer of 2018 (beginning in May through August).


  • GIS-based sidewalk inventory update
  • Hazardous materials transportation survey and report
  • Human Services Transportation Coordination Plan data analysis and focus groups
  • Communication/outreach responsibilities
  • Administrative duties

Applicants should possess: knowledge of planning principles and practices; working knowledge of GIS; familiarity with research techniques; skill in the use of various basic software (Microsoft Word, Excel, etc).

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be currently enrolled in a degree (undergraduate or graduate) program in planning, geography, communications, or related field
  • Currently in the second year toward completing a Bachelor’s degree program. 
  • A personal vehicle to drive and a valid driver’s license are required for field work during working hours.
  • Some practical professional experience preferred.

Submit a resume via e-mail to  Application deadline: March 23, 2018.

An Equal Opportunity Employer