The District is seeking a qualified GIS Technician at our Newport, WA headquarters to provide comprehensive technical support in the preparation and maintenance of mapping, and graphical documents for all departments within the District. This position is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the District's Geographic Information System (GIS) and work order management systems, and for providing a high level of technical support, and services to personnel in digital mapping and District asset management.
GIS Analyst w/ PGE (pdx)Read Now
At PGE, our work involves dreaming about, planning for, and realizing a smarter, cleaner, more enduring Oregon neighborhood. Its core to our DNA and we haven’t stopped since we started in 1888. We energize lives, strengthen communities and drive advancements in energy that promote social, economic and environmental progress. We’re always on the lookout for people passionate about leading and being a part of teams that are advancing innovative clean energy solutions that are also affordable and accessible to all.
The Geospatial Operations Department is the heart of PGE’s Geographic Information System (GIS), and is generally responsible for creation, acquisition, maintenance, query and visualization of PGE’s system data. They are the gatekeepers of PGE’s GIS data, representing not only locations of system components but modelling its connectivity as well. The data they manage is also used to make important decisions via visualization and analyses. Data quality and end user experience are the primary drivers toward a complete and accurate GIS to support critical business systems and functions, like OMS, ADMS, and CYME, across the company.
As a GIS Analyst you’ll primarily be responsible of mapping as-builts in ArcMap using ArcFM, as well as potential focus in ArcGIS Online, Field Maps and general map creation. In this role you will also support additional work needed for developing process improvements, incremental as-built activities focused on Downtown CORE, additional focus on reducing the GIS as-built backlog, and departmental reporting mechanisms using QuickBase.
Monthly Salary: Grade 16 $7,502 - $9,585
The Mukilteo Water & Wastewater District (District) is seeking an enthusiastic and motivated GIS & Asset Management Coordinator. Under direction of the Engineering Manager, this position will be responsible for maintaining and improving the District’s existing GIS as well as coordinating the implementation and operation of the District’s asset management program. We are looking for someone who is excited about taking the District’s GIS and Asset Management systems to the next level.
The District has a service area of 8.3 square miles within the City of Mukilteo, City of Everett, Unincorporated Snohomish County, and Paine Field Airport. The District has over 91 miles of water mains, 81 miles of gravity sewer mains, seven miles of sewer force mains, four water reservoirs, one booster pump station,12 sewer lift stations, and a wastewater treatment facility.
As part of the District’s 22 full-time member team, the GIS & Asset Management Coordinator will collaborate closely with all staff members to ensure GIS and asset management data and tools are used effectively to meet the on-going and emerging needs of the District. The ideal candidate should have the ability to evaluate and identify asset management and GIS needs and help shape a work plan to move both systems forward.
By joining the District, you will work in an environment where innovation, collaboration, and continuous improvement are highly encouraged and supported. We strive to not only provide job stability, but a lifelong career.
The District offers competitive pay, paid time off, paid holidays, and a wide range of paid benefits including, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, long term disability insurance, a deferred compensation option with 2% employer match and more. This position is also eligible for Washington State Public Employee Retirement System.
Qualified candidates will have knowledge of:
Qualified candidates will have the ability to:
This position will be required to work onsite for the 6-month orientation period with the possibility of a hybrid schedule once the orientation period is complete.
Please visit https://www.mukilteowwd.org/Jobs.aspx for a complete job description and to apply online.
Please submit all application materials including a cover letter and resume by Sunday, January 1, 2023, at 11:59 p.m. You are encouraged to include examples of your work product.
This position will remain open until filled.
For questions about this recruitment or other information related to employment please contact Kendra Hovis, Executive Assistant-HR Administrator at (425) 355-3355 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prior to employment, a criminal history background check, drug test, and reference checks will be conducted on the top candidates. The District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains policies for a drug-free and smoke-free work environment.
Job Status: Open - open and accepting applications
Job Closing Date: Monday, January 16, 2023 - 4:00pm
Salary Range: $24.59 - $33.52 per hour
Position Essential Functions
GIS & Field Conservation Intern(s) w/ West Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation (pdx)Read Now
West Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District is looking for two uniquely talented and experienced individuals to join our team. We’re hiring one Field Conservation Intern and one GIS & Field Conservation Intern for the 2023 field season.
Both internships are part-time. Visit our website to learn more about the positions and how to apply.
Two positions: 1) Field Conservation Intern, and 2) GIS & Field Conservation Intern
Location: Portland, Oregon
Work hours: 20 hrs/week, 2-3 days/week
Application deadline: 5:00pm PST Friday, January 20, 2023
The minimum qualifications for education and/or experience include:
Other qualifications include:
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
West Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion throughout our organization: in those we serve, in our workforce composition, through the contractors we hire, and in those that benefit from our work. Interns will be provided with equity training, are expected to help co-create an inclusive work environment with fellow staff, and are invited to participate more deeply through the District’s diversity, equity, and inclusion committee or other opportunities.
The District does not discriminate based on any class or identity including age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and veteran status. The District is an equal opportunity employer and service provider. The District makes reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and special needs so as to provide access to District events, materials and services. If you have requests for accommodations or complaints about discrimination, harassment, inequitable treatment, lack of access to District events, materials or services, or for any questions at all, please contact us at email@example.com or call (503) 238-4775 and leave a message with a return phone number at Extension 100.
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Job Title: GIS specialist / Geospatial Analysis Support
Location: Honolulu, Hawaii
Clearance Required: Must be able to obtain a Public Trust clearance
IBSS has an immediate opening for a qualified GIS specialist to support on-going ecosystem based research within the Main Hawaiian Islands.
The Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center (PIFSC) of the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) is NOAA administers scientific research and monitoring programs that support the domestic and international conservation and management of living marine resources. PIFSC is headquartered in Honolulu, Hawaii. The Center has taken a leading role in marine research on ecosystems, both in the insular and pelagic environments. It is implementing a multidisciplinary research strategy including an ecosystem observation system and scientific analysis to support ecosystem approaches to management and restoration of living marine resources. It conducts a wide range of activities including resource surveys and stock assessments, fishery monitoring, economic and sociological studies which include both structured and semi‐structure interviews, oceanographic research and monitoring, critical habitat evaluation, life history and ecology studies, and advanced oceanographic and ecosystem modeling and simulations.
To promote sustainable fisheries and support ecosystem‐based management (EBM) in the region, PIFSC formed the Integrated Ecosystem Assessment (IEA) program to conduct interdisciplinary scientific research in collaboration with communities, partners, and natural resource managers. The IEA is dedicated to advancing our understanding of marine ecosystems in support of EBM while taking into consideration the influence of climate change, environmental variability, local human activities on land and sea, and the needs of local communities.
This contract involves coordinating geospatial analyses, visualization, and data management activities for the PIFSC Integrated Ecosystem Assessment (IEA) project, and encompasses multiple, frequent deadlines as well as long‐term projects.
Primary tasks relate to the development of human and environmental drivers of marine ecosystem health, working with geospatial data, high‐resolution aerial imagery, and derived products (e.g. habitat maps, topographic complexity metrics), and supporting IEA‐efforts related to Ecosystem‐Based Management.
Required Skills /Education/ Certifications & Qualifications:
● Knowledge and understanding of marine geological, oceanographic, and/or biological processes affecting marine ecosystems (minimum of 3‐5 years’ work experience that demonstrates knowledge).
● Knowledge of geographic information science and remote sensing concepts, common spatial data integration methods and multiple spatial data formats (minimum of 3‐5 years’ work experience that demonstrates knowledge).
● Knowledge of spatial analysis models and spatial statistics (minimum of 3‐5 years’ work experience that demonstrates knowledge).
● Working knowledge of relevant available data, and current initiatives and issues in the Main Hawaiian Islands, and in particular, West Hawaii (minimum of 3‐5 years’ work experience that demonstrates knowledge).
● Ability to independently plan, organize, and carry out geospatial projects within schedule and budgetary constraints.
● Proficiency with ArcGIS Desktop and extensions (spatial analyst, geostatistical analyst, 3D analyst). Proficiency with use and design of relational databases and geospatial databases.
● Familiarity with R (statistical computing software), python (programming language), advanced statistical methods, and ability to stay abreast of latest skills and techniques.
● Proficiency with Windows operating system and word processing, spreadsheet and presentation programs.
● Six to eight (6‐8) years of experience in processing terrestrial or marine data using GIS methods and applications. Experience working on projects in or focused on West Hawaii is preferred.
● Experience leading and contributing to peer‐reviewed scientific or technical papers, and experience with giving presentations at scientific and/or technical conferences or to management agencies.
About IBSS Corp.
IBSS is a Woman-Owned business. Since 1992, IBSS has provided specialized professional, scientific, technical, cybersecurity, IT, and software engineering solutions to the Federal sector. Our clients include the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the Department of Defense (DoD), and the Department of Justice (DOJ). We are committed to serving our clients and employees by delivering service excellence, creating value through technology, and continually improving our skills, services, and processes. Moreover, we maintain an ISO 9001:2015 certification which allows us to optimize current industry best practices to enhance delivery outcomes for our clients.
IBSS offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and prescription drug coverage with company-paid deductible, paid time off, federal holidays, matching 401K plan, tuition/professional development reimbursement, and Flex-Spending (FSA)/Dependent Care Account (DCA) options.
IBSS is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
National Park Service: Scientists in the Parks | GIS Assistant positions (CO, GA, MA, WA)Read Now
National Park Service: Scientists in the Parks | Applications open December 2022
Applications for the Scientists in the Parks work experience program through the National Park Service have opened! This program supports the management of natural resources by funding interdisciplinary projects in the biological sciences, physical sciences, social sciences, communications & education.
Learn more and apply for specific positions here: https://www.nps.gov/subjects/science/scientists-in-parks.htm
Natural Sounds and Night Skies Division
Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area
Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area, Boston National Historical Park
Mount Rainier National Park
Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) is the steward of an integrated, multimodal transportation system that helps to ensure people and goods move safely and efficiently throughout the state. In addition to building, maintaining, and operating the state highway system, WSDOT operates the largest ferry system in the nation, manages the world's longest floating bridge, and recently completed the world's widest tunneling project.
WSDOT is currently seeking a self-motivated and committed Transportation Planning Technician 2 to fill a Geographical Information System (GIS) Technician position located in Tumwater, WA. Under the direction of the GIS Data Products Supervisor, the GIS Technician is responsible for developing and maintaining GIS data sets and products used throughout the agency for project planning, budget development, design, maintenance, traffic congestion management, emergency response and more, essential to the achievement of WSDOT's goals of Safety, Preservation, Mobility, Environment, Stewardship, and Economic Vitality. This position will be responsible for creating and editing GIS and tabular data to develop and/or maintain the statewide Interchange\Intersection data layer(s) and other GIS data layers as needed. Our top candidate must have excellent communication skills as this position will interact with customers to obtain needed information related to mapping content and criteria, and with technical staff to ensure data quality and standard processing is followed and completed. This is a great opportunity to apply and grow your skills working alongside WSDOT’s top-notch team of GIS professionals.
What to Expect
Among the varied range of responsibilities held within this role, the GIS Technician will:
To be considered for this opportunity, the following are required:
It is preferred that qualified candidates also have:
What We Can Achieve Together:
The GIS specialist provides support for GIS data needs, data visualizations, and web-mapping for conservation initiatives and strategies. They will collaborate with the Spatial Scientist and other members of the science team, and conservation programs to enhance the conservation strategies within the Arizona Chapter. They will manage and maintain GIS data stored in a cloud platform, update and maintain GIS licenses, and maintain the AZ science website.
We’re Looking for You:
Are you looking for a career to help people and nature? Guided by science, TNC creates innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s toughest challenges so that people and nature can thrive together. We’re looking for someone who is passionate, motivated problem-solver. Come join TNC and apply today!
What You'll Bring
What We Bring:
Since 1951, The Nature Conservancy has been doing work you can believe in protecting the lands and waters that all life depends on. Through grassroots action, TNC has grown to become one of the most effective and wide-reaching environmental organizations in the world. Thanks to more than 1 million members, over 400 scientists, and the dedicated efforts of our diverse staff, we impact conservation throughout the world!
The Nature Conservancy offers a competitive, comprehensive benefits package including: health care benefits, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan including employer match, parental leave, accrued paid time off, life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, other life and work wellbeing benefits. Learn more about our benefits at in the Culture Tab on nature.org/careers.
We’re proud to offer a work-environment that is supportive of the health, wellbeing, and flexibility needs of the people we employ!
For more information and to apply for job ID 52536, submit your current resume and a cover letter online by using the Apply Now button at https://careers.nature.org/ . Need help applying? Visit our recruitment page or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
This position is located in the Water Resources Division. The purpose of the position is to enhance and populate the NPS' Hydrographic and Impairment Statistics system by performing a wide variety of tasks involved in the development of cartographic products including, but not limited to data collection, compilation, editing and production of Geographic Information System (GIS) based maps while also providing GIS technical support.
The major duties of the Cartographic Technician position include, but are not limited to, the following: