The Oregon Department of Transportation has posted a great opportunity for those interested in a Land Surveyor position. Job details (and the application) can be found here https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/oregon/jobs/1843034 . This recruitment will remain open until September 28, 2017.
Project Surveyor – Professional Land Surveyor 1
Highway Division - Region 2
CLOSING DATE/TIME: 09/28/17 11:59 AM
SALARY: $58,260.00 - $86,040.00 Annually
ODOT's Survey Unit is responsible for surveying land needed for various highway, road, and maintenance projects.
We are recruiting for a project surveyor who will represent the unit on project development teams and perform professional survey work to develop highway centerline alignments, right of way lines, and boundary resolutions for the preparation of maps that are filed with counties for horizontal control, recovery, retracement, and monumentation surveys. This person will perform survey research and analysis to determine property boundaries and ownership and will determine project footprints necessary to support project construction and maintenance and then write property descriptions describing those areas. The project surveyor's decisions affect the accuracy of highway alignments, right of way locations, property boundaries, and produced maps.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
QUALIFICATIONS, REQUIRED & REQUESTED SKILLS:
A valid Professional Land Surveyor (PLS) license.
“Symposium by the Sea” is a 1-day GIS training, presenting, and networking opportunity in Florence.
$35 to attend if registered by Friday, 9/15!
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The NPS is looking for someone to fill this position for @ 1 year. Good potential entry into NPS.
Works with and assists cultural resources program staff with creating and editing Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data for historic structures located in various National Park sites within the western United States. Duties include editing GPS and GIS spatial data and attribute tables, collecting GPS data using a NPS cultural resources data dictionary, and uploading spatial data into the NPS Cultural Resources geodatabase. Knowledge of ArcGIS and Trimble required. The majority of time will be spent in an office setting with some travel to the parks to collect historic structures GPS data.
The position is through Conservation Legacy (http://www.conservationlegacy.org) and the position includes health insurance, paid leave, and training opportunities through that organization.
NPS Regional Office at 333 Bush Street, San Francisco
$920/week living allowance
Number of weeks
52 weeks, fulltime preferred. Part time negotiable.
Negotiable. October 16 preferred.
Contact information on this position
Cultural Landscapes Program Coordinator
National Park Service, Pacific West Region
333 Bush Street, Suite 500
San Francisco, CA 94104-2828
Technical Support Representative
San Francisco, CA
We are looking for talented Technical Support Specialists to join our growing team in San Francisco. Pix4D develops drone photogrammetry software and products that enable professionals around the world to process, visualize, assess and edit their own maps and 3D models.
Your objective will be to become an expert on and provide technical/customer support for Pix4D software. You will have the opportunity to solve drone-mapping related issues for a wide variety of professional customers. The ideal candidate has a solid scientific background, excellent communication and people skills, and a desire to evolve in a fast growing technology company.
A company that faces problems together and values people first and foremost when achieving goals
Highly collaborative structure maximizes each person's expertise and creativity
Active work culture and support system
The Oregon State University Research Forests invites applications for an Inventory, GIS, and Reforestation Forester. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position that will be responsible for leading the inventory, geographic information system (GIS) and reforestation programs for the Research Forests. The job location is north of Corvallis in Peavy Arboretum at the edge of the beautiful McDonald/Dunn Research Forest. Posting # P01548UF. Closes Sept. 17.
Job Title: Manager-Inventory, GIS & Reforestation
Employer: Oregon State University
Closing Date: 09/17/2017
The College of Forestry is seeking a Inventory, GIS, and Reforestation Forester. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE),12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Department Head.
This position will lead the inventory, geographic information system (GIS) and reforestation programs for the Oregon State University (OSU) Research Forests. This position is essential for supporting our teaching and research mission and for providing critical support to timber, recreation, reforestation, planning, and engineering programs.
The Research Forests, part of the OSU College of Forestry, are comprised of nine premier research, teaching, and demonstration forests located throughout Oregon. The 12,000 acre McDonald-Dunn Forest, located immediately to the north and west of Corvallis, is the largest of these forest properties and the primary work location. This forest, which hosts over 150,000 visits per year, contains 110 miles of roads and 26 miles of multi-use trails.
40% – Forest Inventory:
25% – Geographical Information Systems:
30% – Reforestation:
5% – Staff Support:
Preferred (Special) Qualifications
The Clackamas River Basin Council is hiring a Communication & Program Specialist! This full-time position will support the CRBC's mission by developing communication materials and engaging with the public to promote streamside restoration, education, and volunteer opportunities. The Communication & Program Specialist will develop and update communication materials for landowner outreach and for programs that focus on engaging rural and urban participants in CRBC activities and offerings. Duties will include one-on-one meetings and event planning to promote the importance of riparian restoration, pesticide reduction, and watershed care. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication and organization skills, good attention to detail, and a passion for natural resource management and landowner stewardship.
Visit our JOBS page at http://clackamasriver.org/contact-us/jobs for position description and information on how to apply.
Our mission: We foster partnerships for clean water and to improve fish and wildlife habitat and the quality of life for those who live, work and recreate in the Clackamas River watershed.
Where the Animals Go: Tracking Wildlife with Technology in 50 Maps and Graphics
The University of Illinois Facilities and Services Department is hiring a GIS Specialist.
For more information about the position and to apply, see https://jobs.illinois.edu/search-jobs/job-details?jobID=85033.
FACILITIES & SERVICES
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN
The Engineering & Construction Services Facilities Information Resources Unit at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign seeks a GIS Specialist to help lead the expansion of Facilities Information Resources geographic information systems products and services. Facilities Information Resources (FIR) maintains documentation and information systems related to campus infrastructure, and offers value-added custom services to enhance campus preparedness, awareness, knowledge and efficiency. The department is comprised of three units: GIS, Records, and Space Inventory.
Under the general supervision of the Facilities Information Management Coordinator this position is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations and assisting with the development of GIS in Facilities and Services. The GIS Specialist is also responsible for production work involving maintenance of our GIS ArcSDE database, creation of GIS products and services and GPS data collection. In addition, the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist will provide expertise, knowledge and a high degree of technical skill related to the field of geographic information science. The GIS Specialist will be responsible for developing strategies to help manage and maintain Facilities Information Resources GIS data, coordinate cross-unit initiatives to standardize access controls, implement standards and procedures for maintaining GIS data and collaborate closely with staff across multiple Facilities & Services units including University personnel.
Duties and responsibilities include:
Minimum Education Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree required in Geographic Information Science (GIS), Computer Science, or other related field.
Minimum Required Work Experience:
0-2 years of experience working with Geographic Information Systems.
0-2 years of experience working with ESRI ArcGIS Desktop and ArcSDE
Additional Preferred Education and Work Experience:
Master’s degree preferred
2-5 years of experience working with Geographic Information Systems.
2-5 years of experience working with ESRI ArcGIS Desktop and ArcSDE AutoCAD or AutoCAD Map 3D Experience
Knowledge and understanding of basic geography information systems management functions.
Working knowledge of Microsoft office suite Excel, Access, Word and PowerPoint.
Excellent organization skills; ability to prioritize workload, work independently with minimum supervision, and take initiative.
Basic computer skills and the ability to learn new software and computer systems.
Experience working across multiple organizational levels.
Basic understanding of large scale utility distribution systems
Strong customer service values and skills.
Creative problem solving skills.
This is a full-time, benefits eligible Academic Professional Position. Anticipated start date is as soon as possible following the closing date. Salary is commensurate with qualifications.
Application Procedures: For full consideration, please create your candidate profile at http://jobs.illinois.edu and upload your cover letter, resume, a copy of your undergraduate college transcripts, and the names/contact information for three professional references by October 5, 2017. Applicants may be interviewed before October 5, 2017; however no hiring decision will be made until after that date. For further information regarding application procedures, contact Nicole McCurry at email@example.com.
The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.
The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit http://go.illinois.edu/EEO. To learn more about the University’s commitment to diversity, please visit http://www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu
The Cadmus Group is looking for data analysts! The Portland arm of this company largely focuses on energy services - a great opportunity for anyone looking to get on-the-ground experience with data.
The first link is a paid internship that would be a terrific opportunity for a graduate student or an advanced undergraduate. The second is a full-time position best suited for a recent graduate.
Student Trainee, Geography w/ USGS – Lakewood, CO
Closing date: 2017-08-31
Salary: $15.24 to $22.17 / per hour
Pay scale & grade: GS 04 - 05
Series: 0199 Social Science Student Trainee
Appointment type: Pathways Internship Appointment
Work schedule: Full-Time during school breaks/Part-Time (16-32 hours per week) during the school year.
Few vacancies in the following location:
This job is open to
This position is year-round. During the school year part-time hours will apply; however, during school breaks and the summer period, full-time hours may apply. The work schedule may be adjusted to meet the needs of the student's schedule.
In order to be eligible to receive consideration for this position, you must be able to: (1) report to the duty station location listed in this vacancy announcement, if selected; and (2) be available to work the schedule identified.
Salary NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Government are typically hired at the Step 01.
GS-04: $15.24 (Step 01) to $19.81 (Step 10)
GS-05: $17.05 (Step 01) to $22.17 (Step 10)
In order to be eligible for an appointment under the Pathways Internship Program:
The USGS National Geospatial Program is seeking associate, undergraduate, and graduate level students working towards a degree in geography or related physical or social science such as geology, meteorology, economics, statistics, sociology, anthropology, political science, history, cartography, computer science, urban studies, or planning to gain practical experience in geographic science.
As a Student Trainee (Geography), you will serve in a trainee capacity, performing routine and recurring development assignments to acquire knowledge and understanding of functions, principles, practices, and methods used in the area of geographic science.