The Planning and Building Department is seeking qualified candidates for the position of GIS Technician I/II to provide land use-related support and services to all areas of the department.
The County of San Mateo Planning and Building Department is responsible for planning and regulating land use and development within the unincorporated areas of the County so that diverse and livable communities can thrive. The GIS Technician will be part of Department's diverse team of planners, building inspectors, code enforcement officers, building permit technicians and administrative support personnel that serve the County's residents, businesses, and visitors through the preparation and administration of land use plans and regulations, zoning and building codes, and by reviewing land use proposals to ensure they are consistent with those plans and regulations.
Under general supervision, the GIS Technician I/II will be responsible for: managing the department's GIS database, maintaining and updating data layers and feature classes; develop, maintain, and enforce metadata standards; aid in the transition to the ESRI Local Government Information Model (LGIM); map creation; developing datasets; conducting analysis; support departmental and county-wide GIS related projects; provide general support and basic IT support to internal staff, which may include providing general graphics support; facilitate data sharing with regional partners; and, be willing and able to perform data collection in the field as needed
The duties of this position are at the GIS Technician I/II level. The Planning and Building Department is seeking qualified candidates who have experience and are skilled in database management, transitioning existing data and shapefiles into meaningful feature classes, and helping the Department adopt more mobile GIS capacity. Graphics skills and experience also desirable.
The ideal candidate will:
Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is:
Education: Bachelor's degree in planning, surveying, engineering, computer science, or a closely related field.
Experience: I-Level: Less than 2 years of experience working with GIS software GIS automated mapping and drafting, civil engineering, land surveying, geography, cartography, or computer science, including project design, coordination and operation. II-Level: Two to three years of relevant experience.
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.
The Montana State Library is recruiting for three GIS Technician Positions.
Come and be a part of our team! GIS Technicians will be responsible for supporting the agency’s data development, information-sharing, and consulting and collaboration missions through the efficient and responsible management of the Montana Spatial Data Infrastructure, the Natural Resources Information System, the Water Information System, and data discovery tools.
Applications must be received by December 9, 2019 to be considered. All interested applicants must apply through the State of Montana Careers website: https://mtstatejobs.taleo.net/careersection/200/jobdetail.ftl?job=19142906&tz=GMT-07%3A00&tzname=America%2FDenver.
Location: Seattle, Washington
Category: GIS Developer
JOB SUMMARY: The Department of Natural Resources and Parks is seeking an energetic and motivated GIS Specialist to support programs and projects within the Wastewater Treatment Division (WTD). This position will perform a wide range of GIS data development and maintenance, mapping, and analytical tasks as well as development of scripting solutions and maintenance of ArcGIS Online web mapping products. This position will work under the direction of a lead developing and executing moderately complex analyses and developing solutions for questions. They may coordinate with other County professionals and outside agencies to ensure successful delivery of GIS data, products and services. They may serve as in a support or lead role on interdisciplinary work teams managing content, configuration and support of GIS online maps and tools.
WORK LOCATION: King Street Center, 201 S. Jackson Street, Seattle, Washington, with travel required to other WTD locations throughout King and South Snohomish County.
WORK SCHEDULE: This Special Duty Assignment or Term Limited Temporary position is Fair Labor Standard Act (FLSA) non-exempt and is overtime eligible. The regular workweek is full-time 40 hours, Monday through Friday.
WTD is committed to the principles of equity and social justice. We value diverse perspectives and life experiences in our workforce, and are committed to building a culturally diverse and inclusive environment. WTD strives to provide equitable services to residents and businesses across King County.
The successful candidate will:
Role: Geographer 2
Location: Vancouver, WA
Pay rate:$36/hr on w2
Education & Corresponding Experience (required on matrix)
If interested contact:
Ravikanth Gorige| Technical Recruiter| First Tek, Inc.
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
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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