Now Accepting 2021-2022 Mentorship Program Applications
ORURISA Emerging Professionals is now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 cohort! We will choose 5 mentors (5+ years of experience) and 5 mentees (0-5 years experience) to pair with aligned interests for the 2021-2022 cohort. For more information about the program and details please visit: https://orurisa.org/Mentorship-Program/
Please submit your application for mentor or mentee using the appropriate application links by October 15th, 2021 for consideration for the 2021-2022 Mentorship Program Cohort. Please submit only one application.
Mentor Application (5+ years of experience)
Mentee Application (0-5 years experience)
Announcement of the selected pairs for the 2021-2022 Mentorship Program Cohort will be announced October 22, 2021.
If there are any questions that are not answered from the provided program materials, please feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The City of Vancouver has an opening for a GIS Senior Engineer Position. This position will perform complex technical duties to support Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in the Public Works department and City’s Enterprise Program. Create, maintain, and manage digital inventory of public and private assets in GIS Enterprise database and City’s Enterprise Asset Management system with a focus on the City’s Water assets. Create, maintain, and manage GIS maps, layers, applications, geodatabases, and other related records. Provide a high level of customer service and GIS support to internal and external customers. Provides training and ad hoc support to end users. Conduct field visits for asset collection and ensure data accuracy. Create and maintain water modeling related datasets. Act as a bridge between various divisions and departments such as Engineering/Design, Utility Billing, Operations and Maintenance, Construction Services, and Community & Economic Development. Develops and updates training documentation to support GIS applications developed in-house.
Position is open until September 19th. Please apply on the link below or going to the City of Vancouver home page.
Senior Engineering Technician - GIS (myworkdayjobs.com)
Candidates will be assembling sketches and drafting facilities used for GIS planning for distribution poles and converting GIS designs into AutoCAD designs. The majority of this role will be working in GIS programs like ArcFM and ArcGIS Software will build out a build of materials list and will be inputted into their ArcFM and ArcGIS software. Heavy use of AutoCAD and GIS software supporting drafting and design production efforts. Working directly with PMs to support power utility joint use, remediation, maintenance, and new construction within distribution and transmission utility systems.
Will be creating 1 line diagrams and 2D designs listing pole measurements, cable lengths and vault measurements on underground and overhead pole designs
Right of way, Arcgis, Autocad, Design, Drafting, GIS, utility, underground
Top Skills Details:
Right of way,Arcgis
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
-6+ months minimum preferred of GIS drafting experience and/or 6+ months of CAD drafting preferably with AutoCAD
-No specific discipline is required but they will mostly be working with AutoCAD and GIS software that they will be trained on.
Ability to be coached and developed on PGE's Software packages, Maximo, ArcGIS, ArcFM, Microstation, Pole Foreman.
Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
Geographic Information Systems Specialist (GIS) - Portland, Oregon - 106027 - Portland, OR, US, 97232
Date: Aug 27, 2021
Location: Portland, OR, US, 97232
Join our team!
PacifiCorp is seeking customer-centric candidates to grow and sustain our commitment to a culture of customer service excellence, environmental sustainability and diversity, equity and inclusion.
The GIS Specialist position ensures that As-Builts are mapped into the facility and GIS based connectivity mapping systems after construction completes. Responsible for updating the mapping and connectivity systems using redlines and other information that comes back from the field, engineering, or dispatch. Position requires a good understanding of electrical distribution systems or other utility network based systems in addition to a strong knowledge of CAD and GIS fundamentals.
This is an exciting time to join Portland General Electric. As Oregon’s largest electric utility, Portland General Electric is leading an energy transformation that will harness the power of clean and renewable resources. Our vision for a clean energy future relies on three interrelated and overarching strategies: de-carbonize through investing in clean and reliable energy; modernize through a smarter more resilient grid; and empower our customers in their energy technology choices.
We’re searching for innovative, customer and results-obsessed leaders to help power our mission and lead the way in championing the world’s clean energy future!
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. Data quality and end user experience are the primary drivers toward a complete and accurate GIS to support business systems and functions across the company.
This GIS Analyst will be responsible for the intake and input of system data into the GIS, following construction. Electric system connectivity knowledge, GIS skills, and an eye for detail will be applied to the input, update, and review of “as-planned” and “as-built” data before posting to the Production GIS database. The Analyst will employ thoughtful and effective communication to foster a collaborative working environment within the department and between teams and individuals involved in the design/as-built work process.
The Oregon Liquor and Cannabis Commission (OLCC) is hiring for an Information Systems Specialist 6 (Data and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Analyst) for the Portland/ Milwaukie location. This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of a state agency that is the third largest generator of state revenue. In this role, you will get to expand and strengthen the way OLCC uses data and GIS tools to make decisions and policies related to the regulation of alcohol and cannabis in Oregon.
We are posting this opportunity as an internal and external recruitment opportunity. Individuals who currently work for the OLCC will be given preference during the application review process.
Who are we?
The OLCC is the agency responsible for regulating the sale and service of alcoholic beverages, the production and sale of recreational marijuana, the tracking of Oregon Health Authority medical marijuana, and the tracking of industrial hemp products sold in OLCC retail stores. The agency is comprised of three major operational programs; the Distilled Spirits Program, the Marijuana Program, and the Public Safety Program. All three programs are supported by the Administration, Financial Services, and Support Services divisions. Revenue generated from these programs helps support state and local government programs.
What will you do?
You will act as the primary support resource for OLCC’s Geographic Information System (GIS) as well as a resource for data extraction and analysis from various OLCC systems. This resource will work with various stakeholders both within and outside the agency in supporting staff with location data, development and maintenance of geodatabases, the development of maps, web-based applications, extraction and analysis of data, and other data needs.
Want to know more? Here are some of the essential duties you will perform:
The person in this position works in a variety of environments including offices and field offices throughout the state. There is occasional overnight travel for development and conferences.
This person interacts with a wide variety of people, and may encounter stressful situations dealing with angry or upset individuals, and is expected to treat users and all staff with dignity and respect.
What do you need to qualify?
The State of Oregon is requiring all executive branch employees to complete their COVID-19 vaccination series by October 18, 2021 or six weeks after FDA approval of the vaccines, whichever is later, unless the employee receives a medical or religious exemption/accommodation. New employees must submit vaccination documentation or be approved for an exemption/accommodation before beginning work. For more information, visit https://www.oregon.gov/gov/Documents/executive_orders/eo_21-29.pdf
Strongly preferred skills we would like for you to have?
Flo Analytics has job postings for a Data Analysts and Project Managers in Portland, Seattle and elsewhere:
FLO Analytics (FLO), a subsidiary of Maul Foster & Alongi, is looking for a Data Analyst in either our Seattle or Portland, Oregon offices, with an opportunity to flex from home. As a Data Analyst, you will apply your knowledge base to derive and communicate data-driven insights and provide perspective and options for school districts, government, utilities, non-profit groups, and various businesses. Every day, you will compile and standardize data, complete and develop data analysis workflows using a variety of software tools (e.g., Tableau, Alteryx, ArcGIS), and prepare summary information, visualizations, and reports and presentations for our project managers, technical teams, and clients. To thrive in this role, you must have the following:
FLO Analytics (FLO), a subsidiary of Maul Foster & Alongi, is looking for a Project Manager either remotely or in our Seattle or Portland, Oregon offices. As a Project Manager, you will work with our technical teams, marketing and business development teams, and clients to help school districts, government, utilities, non-profit groups, and various businesses make informed decisions on a variety of important long-range planning projects. Every day, you will monitor scope, schedule and budget to ensure we are delivering on our work, support public meeting preparation and facilitation, and engage in project deliverable preparation with your GIS and data analyst colleagues. To thrive in this role, you must have the following:
Junior GIS Analyst for WSP (Portland, OR; Kansas City, MO; Denver, CO; Virginia Beach, VA offices)InboxRead Now
Be involved in projects with our Visualization and Data Intelligence Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Junior GIS Analyst for our Portland, OR; Kansas City, MO; Denver, CO; Virginia Beach, VA offices. This position will be responsible for creating and delivering geospatial solutions, as part of a dynamic results-oriented team, in response to our clients’ requirements. Our successful candidates will have experience working with ESRI ArcGIS Desktop and Online applications, enterprise-level databases, and mobile applications.
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Fulfill geospatial analyses, mapping and online application requests for internal and external clients
• Demonstrate and apply an understanding/knowledgebase of geospatial topics and best practices including projections, data management and version control, spatial analysis techniques, linear referencing, editing features, field data collection techniques, and 3D GIS tools
• Learn and apply new skills and tools during the life cycle of a project
• Create, edit, and manage vector and raster data, and collect data from online clearinghouses
• Populate geospatial metadata per Federal Geospatial Data Committee (FGDC guidelines)
• Work with other GIS Analysts within WSP’s Geospatial Group to perform tasks such as: collecting project requirements, determine clients' needs, communicate solutions, design workflows and data management techniques to increase efficiencies, and maintain the quality of deliverables
WSP will consider the first 100 applicants. If qualified candidates cannot be identified, the next set of 100 applicants received will be up for consideration.
Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
• Bachelor's degree in geography, environmental sciences, planning, or other related field with exposure to GIS applications
• 1 to 3 years of relevant work experience in GIS using Esri ArcGIS Desktop and Online applications and related extensions including Spatial Analyst, 3D Analyst, and Geostatistical Analyst
• Excellent problem solving, time management and verbal/written communication skills including the ability to communicate effectively with external and internal clients of varying levels of computer literacy
• Be a team player with ability to work within tight deadlines for multiple projects
• Must be a self-starter, highly motivated, organized, and self-disciplined in order to organize time and work efficiently in a face-paced and exciting consulting environment
• Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources, and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures
• Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies
• Must be able to pass background/criminal screening
• Experience working with ESRI tools including Advanced Editing, Geocoding, Georeferencing, Raster Calculators, Topology, Labeling, and Data Driven Pages
• Experience with Esri mobile applications (Collector, Field Maps, Survey123) for GPS data collection
Working knowledge, or willingness to learn Esri products such as ArcGIS Urban, StoryMaps, and Experience Builder
• A working knowledge of Enterprise-Level Databases and applications (ArcGIS Enterprise), ArcGIS Online, and database connections and how they can be used in desktop and mobile mapping environments
• Experience working with data in both Microsoft Excel and Access
• Working knowledge, or willingness to learn, Python scripting environment to automate tasks and workflows
• Cartographic skills that depict a clear understanding of map composition and symbology principles with the ability to produce maps for reports, meetings, posters, web mapping etc.
About WSP USA
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
The Development Related Services Department is seeking a GIS Analyst. This position performs professional level GIS support for District staff and works closely with partner cities to import shared GIS records. Additionally, this role creates, updates, and maintains maps, layers, and data sources, conducts routine data management and data transformation tasks, performs complex spatial and hydrologic analysis, utilizes GIS and related systems to generate detailed reports in support of District operations, and provides GIS training to District employees.
(The essential functions listed below are not intended to reflect all duties that may be assigned to this classification. The District may augment duties and/or essential functions at its discretion. Additionally, some incumbents may not perform all Essential Functions.)
EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING GUIDELINES:
CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS:
Upon selection candidates must possess and maintain a valid State issued driver’s license.