Geomatics Internship Program

Geomatics Internship Program

Career Area: Geomatics / Land Surveying

What We're Looking For:
Barge Design Solutions is looking for a hard-working and dedicated college student to join our Geomatics Internship Program. This is a multi-year internship development opportunity including hands-on experience with field, office, and project management. Mentoring will be provided by experienced and licensed Land Surveyors.

Location: Huntsville, AL, Nashville, TN, Columbus, GA, Atlanta, GA, Knoxville, TN

You will gain experience in:
  • Learning how to set up and operate surveying equipment including Trimble Robotic Total stations and GNSS/GPS units
  • Processing survey data in Trimble Business Software
  • Gaining familiarity with Civil3D drafting software
  • Gaining familiarity with Leica terrestrial scanners
  • Gaining familiarity with DJI drones and UAV mapping classification software
  • Learning basic field techniques such as setting control, running a level, staking property or right-of-way lines, finding corner monumentation, keeping a field book, and collecting field data using field to finish coding methodology

Education & Experience Qualifications:
  • Must be pursuing a Bachelor's degree or Master's degree from an accredited university
  • Major: Surveying and Mapping, Geomatics, or related field
  • Preference will be given to students that do not require sponsorship
  • Current GPA of 3.0 or higher, preferred
  • You must be at least 18 years of age.

Additional Details:
  • This is a paid internship. A typical work week is 40 hours per week, based on business need.
  • Barge will assign selected candidate location of internship based on need & availability the first year with housing assistance provided. The second and third internship years the candidate will be allowed to choose the location of work from the provided location options.
  • Initial bonus designed to cover first 2 weeks of meals and fuel costs.
  • Company benefits not provided.

Why join us?

Barge Design Solutions, Inc., is an engineering and architecture firm with diverse in-house multidisciplinary practice areas. The employee-owned company is more than 400-people strong and serves clients nationwide from multiple U.S. locations. Barge is ranked No. 171 on Engineering News-Record (ENR)'s 2021 Top 500 Design Firms list, is No. 177 on Architectural Record's Top 300 Architecture Firms and is a certified Great Place To Work®.

Our primary purpose for being in business is ultimately to create a better life by unleashing the potential of our people, clients and communities. This purpose is supported by our company's core values because at the end of the day, Barge CARES:

  • Collaborate - Help and expect help. Teamwork is essential in what we do.
  • Authentic - Honesty, integrity and trust are at the heart of everything we do. We are who we say we are.
  • Responsible - We are accountable for our work, our attitude, and our actions. We make Barge better.
  • Excellence - We go all in and expect more of ourselves than others expect of us.
  • Service - We are humble. We use our gifts in service of others.

We believe that if we are living out our purpose for being in business and integrating our values into everything we do, we will ultimately achieve our vision to be the firm best known for being selected when it matters most.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or on the basis of disability. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled