GIS Mapping Assistant
Wisconsin Historical Society - Madison, WI
Deadline to apply:Open (no deadline given by employer)
Description:The Wisconsin State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) is the state’s federally-designated historic preservation office. In partnership with communities, organizations and individuals, the SHPO works to identify, interpret and preserve historic places for the benefit of present and future generations.
Working under the direction of the SHPO’s GIS Coordinator, this Limited Term Employee (LTE) will undertake a special project to digitally map over 400 of Wisconsin’s National Register listed historic districts and complexes in the Office’s Geographic Information System (GIS) using the state parcel map layer. The original paper maps range from hand sketched site plans to municipally generated parcel maps. The position requires an individual who displays a high attention to detail and who is able to interpret both visual and verbal descriptions of site boundaries. While a basic knowledge of GIS is preferred, it is not required.
The position is scheduled for up to 40 hours a week for up to three months. The position will remain open until it is filled.
To apply, submit a cover letter detailing any relevant experience and a resume to Felipe Avila at Felipe.Avila@wisconsinhistory.org
For more information:Wisconsin Historical Society Employment Page
Friday, July 29th, Geospatial Training Services we'll be presenting a free webinar entitled Introduction to Spatial Statistics Toolbox for ArcGIS Desktop. In this webinar we'll give you a high level overview of the available tools, when to use the tools, and demonstrate some of the more popular tools such as Hot Spot Analysis, Cluster and Outlier Analysis, and others.
Space is limited so sign up soon to reserve your space. Sign up at: https://itrain.leadpages.co/introduction-spatial-statistics/
GIS Positions with Oregon's Office of Forecasting, Research & Analysis (OFRA)Read Now
OFRA now has three ISS openings posted, two of which are GIS related.
Please share this information with anyone you know who might be interested.
Attached you will find a one-page info sheet for each position, plus a link for each job posting.
GIS senior technical position (open thru Tue 7/12) – https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/oregon/jobs/1461237/information-systems-specialist-7-graphic-information-systems-technical-specialis
ICS location data specialist (open thru Sun 7/17) – https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/oregon/jobs/1456131/information-systems-specialist-6-integrated-client-services-data-warehouse-analy
Data Warehouse Senior Analyst (open thru Sat 7/9) – https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/oregon/jobs/1462083/information-systems-specialist-7-integrated-client-services-data-warehouse-senio
Seeking highly qualified applied practitioners of GIS and geospatial/geostatistical analyses to join the Western Ecological Research Center’s Sage-Grouse Research Program, with positions located at either the Dixon, CA or Reno, NV field stations.
The selected applicant(s) will develop geospatial applications and models through various modeling applications and programming languages, with a priority of providing science products to help answer research questions related to sage-grouse ecology and sagebrush ecosystems at
local, state, and national levels. Most applications are focused on complex raster-based operations, as well as some remote sensing work (e.g. land cover classification, object recognitions). Desired expertise includes, ArcGIS, Spatial Analyst, Model Builder, Python, Program R, data management, and metadata compliance. Ability to work independently by coming up with creative solutions to complex data problems, and also work and communicate as part of a cohesive team, is a plus.
This is a GS-06/07 TERM appointment, not to exceed 4 years and renewed after the 1st year pending performance and funding. PLEASE APPLY AT USAOBS (be sure to include a cover letter, federal resume indicating how experience relates to knowledge, skills, and abilities, along with other requested information):
GIS TECHNICIAN (REMOTE SENSING) (TEMPORARY)
SWCA Environmental Consultants, Portland, Oregon
Closes: Not Specified
Requisition #: 2016-9744
Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, SWCA Environmental Consultants is an employee-owned company of cultural and natural resource scientists and planners...
We are currently seeking a full-time, hourly candidate with equal parts GIS/Remote Sensing Analyst and Biologist/Physical Scientist experience for our Portland, Oregon office. This position has the potential to become full-time as funding permits.
Prior experience with National Wetland Inventory (NWI) mapping, creating original or updated NWI data using aerial imagery and ancillary data sources, automated editing of NWI data and the NWI data creation standards.
A complete job description and application instructions are available at:
Organization: Sanborn Map Company
Title: Junior Natural Resources GIS Analyst
Location: Vallejo, CA
Join Sanborn’s award-winning team! Sanborn is looking for a Junior Natural Resources GIS Analyst to support a Regional Land Status and Land Adjustments Project. This project is integral to the land ownership adjustment, non-recreation special uses and boundary adjustment programs. This may include land exchanges, land sales, right-of-way acquisitions, donations and purchases. The position shall require input of data into LSRS, both tabular and spatial, and integration with the Land Adjustment Data System (LADS) as well as other related duties. Work in this position shall require knowledge of and demonstrated skill in the use of Microsoft Office software and ESRI ArcGIS 9x/10x. The position is located in Vallejo, CA.
• Preparing Land Status Reports.
• Entering deed information, reservations, outstanding rights, etc., into the Land Status Record System (LSRS) following established protocols.
• Interpreting historic records.
• Interpreting Master Title Plats.
• Maintaining land status records.
• Responding quickly to requests for land status records.
• Maintaining LSRS corporate-wide applications to disseminate GIS Maps.
• Maintaining relationships with personnel and other technical experts as necessary.
• Participating in meetings with lands, boundary and other program leads.
• Participating in field trips to county assessors as needed.
• Working with Regional Realty Specialists and other Information Management Staff.
Must minimally meet the knowledge, skills and abilities listed below:
• Knowledge and demonstrated skills in the use of Esri software, specifically ArcGIS 9x/10x.
• Knowledge and demonstrated skills in the use of Microsoft Office software.
• Ability to interpret, analyze, correlate and evaluate thematic map data and records.
• Excellent attention to detail.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Strong customer service skills.
• Familiarity with GIS principles and Esri GIS software products.
Applicants will be given priority for those who have:
• Working knowledge of databases.
• Background knowledge of public land records and infrastructure.
• Ability to learn and use ParcelQuest software.
• Bachelor of Science degree in Forestry, Ecology, Wildlife Biology, Soils, Geology, Hydrology, Geography or related degree.
• One year of intensive and progressive experience requiring extensive use of GIS and related tools.
• Master’s degree in GIS –accounts for one year experience requirement.
CONTRACTOR PERSONNEL SECURITY AND SUITABILITY REQUIREMENTS
The following forms and inquiries, or their equivalent, will be used to initiate the credentialing process:
• OPM Standard Form 85 or 85P
• National Criminal History Check (NCHC)
• Release to Obtain Credit Information
• PIV card application
If selected to fill the position, a candidate would be required to pass a drug screen and satisfy the requirements of a National Criminal History Check (NCHC) to verify the identity of the individual applying for clearance and to determine the individual’s suitability for the position.
The position may require occasional travel.
Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or possess a current work visa.
Sanborn offers a comprehensive health and wellness program which includes medical, dental, vision, 401k, holiday, PTO, EAP, disability and life insurance benefits.
TO APPLY: Submit your resume, cover letter, and materials demonstrating required knowledge and experience via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Indicate “Junior Natural Resources GIS Analyst” in the subject line of the email. Sanborn is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Job Title: Natural Resources GIS Analyst
Location: Vallejo, CA
Job Type: Full-Time Regular
About the Position
In this role, you will perform the following tasks:
To excel in the position of Natural Resources GIS Analyst, you need to be a well-rounded technician possessing a client service mindset and exceptional interpersonal communication skills.
Skills and Experience
To Apply: http://www.masonbruce.com/careers/join-our-team/
Analyst, Retail & GIS w/ JLLRead Now
JLL is seeking a GIS and Retail Research Analyst to support the Southern California operations of JLL. The analyst will be responsible for the creation, analysis, management, and distribution of geospatial information, interactive map creation, maintenance, support, and presentation. The Analyst will be primarily responsible for map creation and automation projects for JLL's proprietary geospatial mapping tool called Blackbird. The analyst will also contribute to best in class research that differentiates JLL and builds and maintains a competitive advantage in the retail marketplace through market expertise, analysis, and insight. The analyst will have primary responsibility for tracking and analyzing all aspects of the Southwest retail real estate market and leveraging that knowledge and expertise proactively for research products, client projects and business development efforts. This position will work closely with professionals throughout the Southwest JLL offices as well as colleagues throughout the Americas research group.
For job description and application details: http://www.careerbuilder.com/job/j3l1m96s44n21r3cfxc?showNewJDP=yes&job_did=J3L1M96S44N21R3CFXC
There are currently 3 GIS Analyst positions & 1 GIS Technician position opened at GISinc. For details of positions & application process: https://gisinc.applicantstack.com/x/openings
Tomorrow is the Third Thursday Social hosted by the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing Columbia River Region Chapter.
The Lucky Lab Brewery
715 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214
Thursday, June 16th – 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Join us if you are you interested in…
• Aerial Imagery
CRR welcomes all active and inactive members, those who are curious about the society, or anyone who simply wants to nerd out on geospatial science.
Meet professionals, network and enjoy some Lucky Lab food and drink!