**2 Permanent Full-Time Positions**
Geospatial Systems Specialist
The Pacific Northwest Region of the U.S. Forest Service will soon be announcing two permanent, full-time GS-0301-11 Geospatial Systems Specialist positions. These positions are located at hosted duty stations within Region 6. The incumbent will provide support, expertise and recommendations for the application of geospatial information systems technology in support of the R6 Forest Service mission.
For additional details on the position, please contact Katy Madrid: 541-426-5686 firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are interested in this position, please respond to the Outreach Database posting by close of business December 20, 2019.
Summary of the Position:
This position is part of a regional team supporting regional and forest projects with geospatial data creation, analysis and management, technical support, and map production. Geospatial System Specialists assist in managing/maintaining geospatial data and support customers in using GIS technology for their projects. Our GIS products and services include web maps, mobile GIS support, spatial analysis, publication maps, spatial data requests, geoprocessing tools and more. Other examples of duties associated with this position include:
• Serve as DRM work lead and liaison to the Forest unit regarding Program of Work.
• Work with managers and resource specialists to determine type, amount and level of geographical information required to develop and analyze ecosystem management alternatives.
• Provide the public and decision makers with information by utilizing the ArcGIS Platform (ArcGIS Desktop/Pro, ArcSDE, ArcGIS Online, Collector, Survey123, etc) in a timely manner.
• Work with contractors, collaborators and other agencies to coordinate and share geospatial information for various resource and other projects.
• Utilize GIS technology and established GIS procedures to produce maps and graphics for various Forest resource programs, planning documents, and a variety of other requirements.
• Assist with the organization and maintenance of resource information and data to facilitate analysis across multiple disciplines including but not limited to recreation, silviculture, planning, engineering and fire.
• Manage and analyze geospatial data to support resource management decisions for multiple resource, jurisdictional, and ownership units over a large geographical region. Performs multi-scale and/or multi-resource analysis in support of planning, analysis, and monitoring activities.
• Work with Forest Data Stewards to manage corporate geospatial data according to regional, national and local specifications. Will also work with the forest and regional office to meet data calls and Congressional and Legislative requests as needed.
• Assist the organization with the building of web, mobile, and desktop apps that incorporate mapping, visualization, and analysis.
YOUR POSITION WITH TNC
The Nature Conservancy is involved in a wide variety of projects in Oregon; from informing legislators on potential outcomes of policies to managing the largest portfolio of nature preserves in the state. GIS data and analyses have been important tools in crafting our strategies for more than two decades. The GIS Intern will be fully incorporated into the Oregon business unit with clearly defined roles and responsibilities. Regular guidance and feedback on all aspects of the professional experience will be given.
The GIS Intern will work in a team environment to address important conservation issues facing Oregon. Learning outcomes will include exposure to many aspects of conservation planning including development of custom GIS products for TNC staff, involvement in project planning on multi-disciplinary teams, spatial and non-spatial database design and contributing to written reports and documentation. The GIS Intern will also be expected to craft and deliver a presentation on a project they worked on during their employment. Learning opportunities beyond the typical work duties, such as spending occasional days in the field or helping other teams with non-GIS tasks, will also be provided.
This is a 15-20 hour per week internship that starts January 2020 and ends June 2020; with flexibility on scheduled days.
Pay is $15.75 per hour
The Oregon Chapter of The Nature Conservancy makes extensive use of Geographic Information Systems as a platform for conservation planning, communications and scientific analysis. Our work is oriented around teams which each focus on a specific habitat type including a forest team, a marine/estuaries team, a freshwater team and a deserts team. Climate change mitigation and adaptation are overarching goals across all our projects. The GIS Intern will assist these teams by creating, editing and documenting spatial data, editing non-spatial databases and performing analyses under the supervision of senior GIS analysts. Potential projects include:
GIS Tech, Orthoimagery Technician, & Hyperspectral Imagery Technician jobs through VanderHouwen (pdx)Read Now
Job ID: 42853
A GIS Remote Sensing Office Technician job in Portland, Oregon is available courtesy of Vanderhouwen.
Orthoimagery Technician Responsibilities
The person in this full-time contracted GIS Remote Sensing Office Technician role will assist with processing orthoimagery from raw data to final orthorectified image mosaic.
This position will be performing processes including aerial triangulation, orthorectification, and mosaicking using standard photogrammetric software packages.
Job ID: 43019
Are you looking for a career in GIS? Come join one of the largest full-service geospatial solutions providers in North America! Our client is looking to hire entry level GIS Technicians in Portland, OR. You will work to aid in the processing and classification of remote sensing data and general production and QA/QC efforts across multiple disciplines within the company. You will need to produce accurate and precise data in a consistent and timely manner and will need to have a strong interest and aptitude for working with remotely sensed data across GIS and CADD platforms.
Job ID: 40439
Hyperspectral Imagery Technician
Our client is seeking a Hyperspectral Imagery Technician to join their dynamic team in Portland, OR. In this role, the Technician will work with a variety of GIS data across multiple disciplines on a temporary contract for approximately 2 months.
Hyperspectral Imagery Technician Responsibilities:
The Technician will support hyperspectral production staff in data processing raw data to atmospherically corrected reflectance.
Image classification, collecting, creating and maintaining libraries of training data, and running image classification routines.
Role: Geographer 2
Location: Vancouver, WA
Pay rate:$36/hr on w2
Education & Corresponding Experience (required on matrix)
If interested contact:
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Phone: (609) 245-0020 Ext 647| Mobile: (732) 660-9043
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Portland Public Schools Operations division is looking to fill two positions, both related to Computer Aided Drafting, Building Information Modeling, and Geographic Information Systems. Emphasis is on using CAD in tandem Integrated Workplace Management Systems (IWMS) and secondarily, using Revit integration processes with both IWMS and GIS.
The first position is permanent full-time and the second is limited term part-time. The full time position is posted here:
The second position will be posted by early next week.
Initial Posting Date:
Department of Environmental Quality
$4,876 - $7,047
GIS Coordinator (Information Systems Specialist 5)
GIS Coordinator (Information Support Specialist 5)
With more than 30,000 employees who are dedicated to making Oregon a fantastic place to live, work, and play, the State of Oregon enterprise is comprised of a diverse group of employees who are passionate about public service. At the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, employees have the opportunity to work with a dynamic and supportive team of mission focused individuals tasked with maintaining, restoring, and enhancing the quality of Oregon’s air, land, and water.
The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) currently has a full-time opportunity for a
GIS Coordinator (Information Support Specialist 5) in Portland, Oregon.
Please consider joining an innovative team, and work to advance our agency’s mission to protect and improve Oregon’s environmental quality. DEQ has a centralized policy and planning component and regional offices to accomplish its mission. This position is in Headquarters.
The Land Quality Division (LQ) is responsible for the protection of Oregon’s human health and environment by ensuring the management, reduction, and safe disposal of hazardous and solid waste; by ensuring that underground storage tanks are properly managed; by assessing, investigating, and cleaning up hazardous substance sites; and by responding promptly to the emergency spills of oil and other hazardous materials.
What you will do!
As the GIS Coordinator, you will provide statewide Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and database support to the Emergency Response Program. You will be responsible for project design, development, and implementation, including spatial and non-spatial data creation and management, data analysis, data modeling, programming, analysis of software needs, and recommendations for software solutions, user support and user training. You will provide GIS and computer support and documentation for other projects as needed; assist in design and recommendations for GIS integration into regular Emergency Response program activities; and perform miscellaneous cartographic and database tasks. In addition, you will work closely with Emergency Response and other DEQ staff, and data providers/consumers from outside DEQ to facilitate the transfer of project-related electronic data. This data may include analytical chemistry data, socio-economic data, resources at risk, maps, and other documentation. Finally, you will create and maintain a group of databases containing this data that allows for synthesis and analysis of the data in GIS and statistical software.
What’s in it for you!
The opportunity to work in a productive and creative environment where no two days are ever the same! We offer medical, dental, and vision health benefits with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave, and 10 paid holidays a year. Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program: If you are employed by a government or not-for-profit organization, you may be able to receive loan forgiveness under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF). Learn more to see whether you qualify at PSLF Program. If you are passionate about Oregon's environment, apply today!
This is a full-time, AFSCME represented position.
What are we looking for?
How to Apply:
To apply for this position, please follow the “Apply” link above and complete the online application and all supplemental questions (including the question where you upload a cover letter).
Please be sure to attach a resume.
**Please be sure to check both your e-mail and Workday account for updates regarding this recruitment.**
DEQ provides veterans’ preference points to all eligible veterans. For more information, please go here: https://www.oregon.gov/jobs/Pages/Veterans.aspx. For privacy reasons, please do not attach veterans’ preference documents when initially applying. You will be asked to submit those at a later time.
If you have questions about the recruitment or need assistance to participate in the application process, please contact Patrick Atonna, Human Resources Analyst, at firstname.lastname@example.org 503-229-5021
DEQ strives to create inclusive environments that welcome and value the diversity of the people we serve. DEQ fosters fairness, equity, and inclusion to create workplace environments where everyone is treated with respect and dignity regardless of race, color, religion, sex, disability, physical stature, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, political affiliation, and any other factor applicable by state or federal law.
Ecology and Environment, Inc. is seeking a Junior Geospatial Analyst for our Buffalo, NY, Pensacola, FL, or Portland, OR, office. 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 or ArcPro Desktop software, enterprise-level databases, and mobile applications.
We are a global network of innovators and problem solvers, dedicated professionals and industry leaders in scientific, engineering, and planning disciplines working together with our clients to develop technically sound, science-based solutions to the leading environmental challenges of our time. E & E offers opportunities for growth in a team-oriented environment. Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.; Visa sponsorship will not be provided. Please view our website at www.ene.com to apply on-line. Local candidates preferred.
Ecology and Environment, Inc. is an EO and AA employer – M/F/Vets/Disabled/and other protected categories
Where: Cramer Hall, Room 418
When: Monday, Nov. 4th from 4pm - 6pm
Welcome to our very first PSU and PCC GIS club event of the term! We are inviting everyone that is interested in GIS to come network, eat pizza and listen to student speakers talk about their summer internships. It will be a great time to get to know fellow students in GIS classes and those in both the PSU and PCC GIS club. Future events for the club will also be addressed in this event, so don't miss out!
The application best consideration date is Dec 1, 2019. The position will start in Fall 2020.
Position Summary: The Geography Department, at Portland Community College's Sylvania Campus, seeks a full-time Instructor with diverse experience using geospatial technologies and an innovative teaching style to begin Fall 2020. The Geography department currently offers a GIS Certificate and is developing a UAS Certificate and an Associates of Applied Science in Geomatics.
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