City of Richland
Location: Richland, Washington
Category: CAD , GIS Technician
Performs intermediate technical work related to Geographic Information System (GIS), Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CADD), or Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) systems, spatial and tabular databases, and related work as apparent or assigned. Work is performed under the moderate supervision of the assigned Director, Manager or Supervisor ("supervisor").
All employees are expected to model and foster the City of Richland's core values in the performance of their duties and their interactions while representing the City. The values of Teamwork, Integrity, and Excellence promote and maintain a high level of morale and productivity, and are the tie that binds all City employees together, across all functions.
Valid driver's license.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Associates/Technical degree with coursework in computer science, engineering, geography, GIS, or related field and two (2) years experience providing technical engineering support, including one (1) year in the design, development, programming, implementation, and maintenance of GIS programs and applications, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Henkels & McCoy, Inc., (H&M) one of the largest privately held utility contracting firms in North America, with over 4500 employees in 80 cities and over 90 years of a proven reputation as one of the most reliable, innovative and diversified firms in the engineering and construction industry, is currently seeking a GIS Manager for its Telecom program in Clackamas, Oregon.
The GIS Manager is responsible for the oversight, administration, scheduling, approvals, and reporting of the subcontracted professional services firm(s). Responsibilities include coordination with the materials management team and construction management team to ensure documentation is complete and accurate.
MAJOR JOB ELEMENTS
DISCLAIMER: This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job requirements, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed as assigned. Please read the following requirements for background investigation prior to considering employment at Henkels & McCoy.
Henkels & McCoy, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.
Environmental Database Manager
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GSI Water Solutions, Inc. (GSI), an employee-owned water resources and environmental management consulting firm, is seeking a motivated, environmental database manager to support our water resources and environmental management practices on a wide variety of projects. We are looking for a candidate to help us establish and grow the environmental data management service line across our offices located in California and Oregon.
The successful candidate will be based in our corporate office in Portland, Oregon, and work with GSI scientists and water resources analysts to manage environmental and water-related data for our public and private clients in the Pacific Northwest and California. You will use your talents to help us address tough issues, such as clean drinking water supplies for the future and the evaluation and remediation of large contaminated sites and rivers. You will also use your entrepreneurial spirit to grow a self-sustaining group within GSI. If you are seeking to make a career move to a position with great growth potential, this is the position for you.
Additional Desired Qualifications
If you are interested in working with a great team and participating on interesting and innovative projects, please
apply online and include a brief cover letter telling us a little about yourself.
Location: Portland, OR
Classification/Salary Range: Assistant / $21.50 - $29.31 per hour
Division/Work Group: Government Services / GIS
Reports To: GIS Program Manager
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt, Overtime-eligible
Representation: Employees Association (EA)
Position Location: Park Place Building, 859 Willamette Street, Eugene, OR, or other locations as needed
Deadline: Open Until Filled, with the first review to be done of applications received by Friday, January 18, 2019 at 4:00pm.
WEBINAR | Drone-based LiDAR mission planning and data collection with UgCS
This webinar on LiDAR and drones will focus on the most essential topics for mission planning with UgCS: mission planning considering altitude and speed vs point density accuracy, considering altitude vs beam divergence, flight safety and other basics. It will also include demos on importing job files (KML format) and setting up the terrain-following mode etc.
The webinar will be conducted by
Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Site: Computational Modeling Serving the City
Portland State University, Portland, Oregon
Jun 17 – Aug 23, 2019
"Interested in computational modeling and thinking?"
“Interested in solving real-world problems?"
"Interested to work with a community partner?"
The focus area of this REU site is computational modeling to serve and enhance the Portland metropolitan region as it grows and evolves. You will be involved in a cutting-edge, multi-disciplinary research project and trained in computational thinking across different disciplines and communities. You will learn the fundamental skills of computational modeling that will help you understand and solve complex problems in a complex world. After a 2-week initial training, each student will work on an 8-week research project completed in a research lab under a mentor’s guidance and with the involvement of a community partner. At the end of the internship, you will present the research outcomes to the community partner. Weekly site meetings, seminars, site visits, and a final symposium will enrich the unique internship and provide you with an intellectual toolbox that has the potential to have a lasting impact on your career.
- Completed one or two years of college.
- Majoring in a STEM or related discipline.
- US citizens or permanent resident.
- Students from institutions with limited STEM and research opportunities, such as 2-year community colleges, are encouraged to apply.
- Mar 1, 2019: Application deadline for full consideration
- Mar 29, 2019: Selected students will be notified
- Jun 17 - Aug 23, 2019: Program dates (10 weeks)
- $5,000 stipend
- $1,200 meal allowance
- Additional travel subsidy for limited non-local students
- Free on-campus housing
APPLICATION and MORE INFO
COUNTY OF SISKIYOU
invites applications for the position of:
$47,486.40 - $57,782.40 Annually
OPENING DATE: 01/17/19
CLOSING DATE: 02/03/19 11:59 PM
Under general direction, to perform a variety of difficult and complex technical work related to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and the development, revision and customization of maps on a computerized mapping system; to provide public assistance in explaining and interpreting maps and property descriptions; to prepare specialized reports for County and other governmental agencies showing relationships between departmental and other data bases; and to do related work as required.
This is a specialized Geographic Information Systems Specialist classification. The incumbent has responsibility for the computerized mapping system and G.I.S. data base in various County departments. In addition, a variety of skilled drafting or mapping work is performed. This class is distinguished from the Cadastral Mapping class series by having day-to-day responsibility for a complex computerized mapping system and equipment and the G.I.S. database.
A variety of County supervisory or management positions depending upon the department or program area where assigned.
Has day-to-day responsibility for the County=s computerized mapping system and equipment; operates and maintains the G.I.S. database system; creates, updates or customizes specialized departmental maps, using the G.I.S. database and related information; computes acreage and land descriptions to accurate scale in the revision, correction, and maintenance of official maps and plats; generates maps to meet the needs of the public and various County departments; associates Assessor parcel attributes with geographical images; maintains County mapping systems, may perform skilled drafting work in preparing and maintaining maps, drawings, tracings, and title sheets; represent both department and County on related committees.
Two years of previous experience in working computerized mapping equipment and software, including experience in performing skilled drafting work and using GPS systems to create necessary spatial data.
Advanced educational training in mathematical subjects such as geometry, advanced algebra, trigonometry, and completion of pre-engineering courses is highly desirable.
For more information and to apply:
Join us for a workshop on working with spatial data in R. We will cover the basics of loading spatial data into R, manipulating spatial geographies, visualizing data, and drawing insights from publicly available spatial data sets. We will leverage the sf package and other tools within the tidyverse. Basic familiarity with R programming concepts suggested, no prior spatial data experience is required.
Marley Buchman (https://twitter.com/buchmayne) will be leading.
Please have the following installed beforehand: sf, leaflet, dplyr, and ggplot2
Workshop will begin at 6:30 pm. Doors open 6:00 pm.
Location: RLSB (Robertson Life Sciences building) 3A002, at OHSU 2730 SW Moody Ave, Portland, OR 97201
See the job announcement page for more information.
DescriptionTriMet's Mobility & Location-Based Services section (formerly GIS & Location-Based Services) is seeking applications for a GIS Data Analyst to join our team. Mobility & Location-Based Services works closely with IT to support agency-wide GIS initiatives. Our team collaborates with nearly every other department at TriMet, assisting with projects such as analyzing demographic statistics, evaluating the impacts of changes in transit service, and supporting TriMet's multimodal trip planner, to name just a few. Our ideal candidate will combine a depth of up-to-date technical expertise in GIS, data analysis, and web mapping platforms, with a breadth of experience in problem solving, communication, collaboration, outside-the-box thinking, and a passion for transit and public service. We encourage you to apply for this position if you: