STUDENTS AND FACULTY MEMBERS
PLEASE NOTE THE DEADLINE EXTENSION
FOR ALL ASPRS SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS
SUNDAY, JANUARY 31, 2016
A complete description of the awards offered and an application (Google Forms) can be obtained at the ASPRS web site at
For more information on the ASPRS Awards and Scholarships Program, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The ASPRS Annual Conference will be held in FORT WORTH, TEXAS
April 11-15, 2016
Erler & Kalinowski, Inc. (EKI), is growing their GIS department. EKI provides environmental, water, wastewater, and water resources services.
The job is currently posted on their website here. They are essentially looking for a recently-out-of-school candidate with environmental experience or at least wanting to work in the environmental field. They could potentially take on a second person with more than entry level skills as well. They have really big jobs starting very quickly and would like to fill the positions as soon as possible to get them up to speed.
Someone who also knows at least basic CAD, scripting, or other graphic design programs is a bonus.
Do note that the job is south of SF and there will be no relocation expenses. The cost of living here is something candidates should consider.
Please post the job link/s on you job boards or send directly to people you think would be a good fit.
Direct the potential candidates to email me directly (email@example.com) and also be sure to cc firstname.lastname@example.org.
TriMet is recruiting Mobile Surveyors for the 2016 Fare Survey project. Benefits are a flexible work schedule, good starting pay, free monthly bus passes, and involvement in an important data collection project.
Students will use mobile devices to collect on-board survey responses from TriMet riders. The qualifications we are looking for are:
Surveyors will need to be able to get to and from any point in the TriMet transit network at the start time and end time of a route. Those bilingual in Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese, Russian and ASL are encouraged to apply.
We would very much appreciate your student recommendations. Please have them email with an intro and resume with subject line titled: “TriMet Mobile Surveyor”.
This job announcement is for a Full Time Tenure Track position opening:
Geography Faculty Full Time Tenure Track
Closes: January 29, 2016
The job announcement is attached. Please see job announcement for the application requirements including the qualifications. To apply, visit the Olympic College Employment page for the online application process.
If you have any questions or need further assistance, please contact the Human Resource Office at (360) 475-7300Monday through Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm.
Organization: Outdoor Alliance
Title: GIS Contractor
Application Deadline: 2016-01-04
Applications due January 4. More information about the position, responsibilities, required skills, and how to apply on our website at www.outdooralliance.org/employment
Outdoor Alliance promotes conservation, brings people into politics, and ensures access to public lands for human-powered recreation (climbing, paddling, backcountry skiing, hiking, mountaineering, and mountain biking). A major new pillar of Outdoor Alliance’s effectiveness will be our GIS Lab that will inform land planning and improve national conservation policy. The GIS Lab will enable our community and policy makers to better evaluate, understand and visualize complex geospatial relationships that will result in better policy outcomes for our public lands.
We’re looking for a contracting GIS professional who loves the outdoors and is passionate about using technology and data to bring citizens together to affect public policy. The successful GIS professional has a wide array of GIS skills and the ability to apply those skills in a dynamic coalition setting.
She or he will be a self-starter, innovative and eager to work with the GIS Lab Director to manage human-powered outdoor recreation data, and will help to design and develop innovative GIS products that drive cutting-edge conservation work.
Outdoor Alliance is a network of human-powered outdoor recreation advocates and nonprofits, including Access Fund, American Canoe Association, American Whitewater, International Mountain Bicycling Association, Winter Wildlands Alliance, The Mountaineers, and American Alpine Club.
Please send a statement showing demonstrated experience in a wide variety of GIS skills, a portfolio of GIS deliverables (e.g., spatial analyses, cartography and online maps) as well as a resume or CV to email@example.com
WILDLIFE RESEARCH GIS ANALYST
Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, La Grande, Oregon
Closes: Friday, December 4, 2015
Located in La Grande, provide assistance regarding management and manipulation of spatial data. Develop, maintain and archive animal location data collected by the Department. Assemble Geographic Information System (GIS) data for habitat characteristics used by mule deer, elk, or other species of interest to the Department.
Requires two years of experience performing studies, research, or resource management activities in a natural resources program with one year of at least two of the following: gathering data, analyzing data, or preparing reports; and a Bachelor's degree in Fisheries or Wildlife Science or a Natural Resources-related Bachelor's degree or three additional years of natural resources experience. A Master’s or Doctorate degree may substitute for some experience.
$3,450-$5,028/mo. Generous benefits package.
Complete job description and online application instructions are available at:
Find the full job posting at:
WCS Canada is committed to enhancing the conservation prospects for wildlife and wildlife habitats in two of its core regions: Northern Boreal Mountains, and Arctic Beringia.
The GIS and Remote Sensing Analyst position is a newly created position that will provide spatial analysis and remote sensing support to the WCS Canada Northern Boreal Mountains (NBM) and Arctic Beringia (AB) Landscape programs. This position will directly support the conservation goals and objective of these conservation programs though the application of geospatial tools and technologies. The position will be responsible for applying remote sensing and spatial analysis skills to a diverse array of conservation research projects, developing and maintaining geospatial data holdings, and providing technical support and training. The position will also contribute to activities and programs within WCS Canada and the WCS North America Program (NAP) as required.
A Design Engineer/GIS Specialist job opportunity in Portland,Oregon is available courtesy of Adecco Engineering and Technology. You will provide computer-assisted design (CAD) services supporting design for new customer connections (single family, large residential, multi-family, commercial, and industrial) and for transmission and distribution integrity jobs (cut sheet, road widening, feeder, and transmission and distribution line). Must have the ability to edit with ArcFM tools.
Design Engineer/GIS Specialist job responsibilities include:
• Ensure that the design and drafting concepts/details are accurately and clearly conveyed on drawings
• Utilize field notes/sketches, engineering drawings and customer-provided CAD files to prepare design and construction drawings
• Update electrical distribution model, in GIS, to record "as-built" changes
• Ensure that designs meet established drafting standards and mapping guidelines
• Prepare graphic and technical illustrations
• Knowledge of distribution overhead and underground design standards and materials
• Demonstrated knowledge of CAD theory and techniques, with minimum two years Micro Station experience
• Four years of experience in engineering design and drafting with technical school training; or two years of experience with an associate’s degree in computer-assisted design; or an associate’s degree in engineering technology with an emphasis in geographic information systems or computer-assisted drafting, design and theory
• One year experience with ArcGIS Desktop 10.0 or above for map production and spatial analysis
• Experience with Schneider ArcFM
• Experience with the electric utility business
• Ability to edit with ArcFM tools, Session Manager, and ArcFM feeder tracing
If you are interested in this Design Engineer/GIS Specialist job opportunity in Portland, Oregon then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Adecco Engineering and Technology go to www.adeccousa.com. If you have questions about the position please contact Carol Heard at 503-535-2588 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
The Application Deadline for 2016 Awards is Friday, January 15, 2016
ASPRS has been pleased to offer twelve scholarship awards totaling more than $50,000 in value. Available to both undergraduate and graduate student-members of ASPRS and others, these resources have been generated with the intention of advancing academic and professional goals within the fields of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and related disciplines. ASPRS recognizes that students are the future of these rapidly evolving fields and encourages all who are qualified to take advantage of these unique opportunities.
Awards have been available in the form of cash, travel grants, and data. To be eligible, you must be enrolled in an accredited college or university, and you must be a member of ASPRS for many, but not all, awards. All awards ask that you submit samples of your work and research goals as part of your application, and that you submit a report to ASPRS outlining your research accomplishments upon completion of your grant period.
The Presentation of the Awards typically takes place during the Annual (Spring) Conference of ASPRS.
For more information: http://www.asprs.org/ASPRS-Awards-and-Scholarships/Awards-Scholarships-Overview.html_
There are at least a dozen different opportunities for scholarship, internships, and imagery!