PAID INTERNSHIP AVAILABLE – FALL 2019
The Land Conservancy of New Jersey has several paid internships available in our Land Use Planning Department. The internship is based at our Montville office. These internships can be either a part-time or full-time opportunity. Remote access for completion of work can be discussed, based upon the project and schedule.
Position Description: Planning Intern
The Planning Internship involves writing, technical research, data analysis and mapping, assisting with the completion of Environmental Resource Inventories, Open Space and Recreation Plans, Farmland Preservation Plans, and Flood Buyout reports.
Applicants should have expertise in Microsoft Excel and Word, and primary data research. Independent workers with organized and clear writing skills will excel in this position. Experience in any of the following would be beneficial for this position, but are not required: GIS mapping (ESRI ArcGIS or ArcGIS Online), municipal/environmental planning, knowledge of tax maps and data. This position is available year-round, and can be tailored to the candidate’s school schedule.
The successful candidate will work with our staff to complete a variety of planning, research, and mapping projects in communities throughout the State of New Jersey. These positions are available starting immediately, and can extend through the upcoming school year. These are paid internships. The Land Conservancy of New Jersey can work with the candidate’s educational institution to provide documentation of internship status for academic credit.
How to Apply:
Please email your resume and a writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org. If applicable, please include a sample of your ArcGIS maps. Include Planning Internship in the subject line of your email.
No phone calls please.
The Land Conservancy of New Jersey
an Accredited Land Trust
19 Boonton Avenue • Boonton, NJ 07005
Phone (973) 541-1010 • Fax (973) 541-1131 www.tlc-nj.org