Amazon’s Worldwide Operations team is looking for a GIS-capable applied scientist to help us determine new ways to optimize our global delivery network. If you want to join a fast-paced, innovative team that is making history and breaking new ground for Amazon, this is the place for you.
The successful candidate will be able to build predictive models to determine where we should deploy our latest delivery network solutions and defend your recommendations to senior leadership. We are a small team, so this individual must roll up their sleeves to identify different data sources and build/maintain the pipelines necessary to feed their models. This role requires an individual with excellent analytical abilities as well as outstanding business acumen and comfort with technical teams and systems. The successful candidate will be a self-starter comfortable with ambiguity, with strong attention to detail, and enjoying working with large scale of data.
Organization: Snohomish County Assessor’s Office
Title: GIS Analyst, Senior
Location: Everett, WA
Application Deadline: 1/31/2018 11:59 PM Pacific
GIS Analyst, Senior
$70,674.00 - $85,850.40 annually plus benefits
The Snohomish County Assessor’s Office is seeking a qualified professional for the position of GIS Analyst, Senior.
This position performs complex duties in support of Assessor's Office and County Geographic Information Systems (GIS) analysis, functions, processing, data maintenance, application design, development, and testing of GIS software, hardware, and geospatial data management systems. This position works in coordination with the Department of Information Technology (DoIT).
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Water Resources GIS Specialist
Organization: Alta Environmental
Location: Oceanside or Long Beach, CA, United States
Alta Environmental is growing a different kind of consulting firm – a firm of dynamic, motivated, and entrepreneurial technical experts. Alta is known for anticipating and resolving sustainability, compliance, remediation and restoration needs for the most significant industrial businesses and agency sector organizations. We are the best and brightest, a team of technical and scientific leaders and innovators who keep ahead of trends and requirements. Our experts are trusted advisors to clients across many industries and sectors. We help our clients obtain and maintain compliance with federal, state and local environmental regulations; and we specialize in the complex California regulatory agencies’ requirements. Our work makes businesses and communities cleaner, stronger, and safer. As a firm, Alta focuses on growth, and on building a unique corporate culture that fosters collaboration and continuous improvement.
The ideal candidate will be excited about the opportunity to maintain and grow our environmental consulting business and possess knowledge and technical skills in GIS analysis, storm water management, drainage engineering and design development, water quality resources, water quality modeling, environmental permitting, and municipal, commercial and industrial NPDES compliance.
The Water Resources GIS Specialist is responsible for obtaining, organizing, and mapping GIS data, identifying efficient methods for and implementing data analysis, and ensuring consistency, accuracy, and quality in all GIS work, as well as, water resources project work. Keeps apprised of latest software updates and GIS analysis techniques. Supports all staff in preparing deliverables. The GIS Water Resources Specialist has experience in watershed science, storm water, TMDLs, and water resources projects and studies.
Obtain and Organize GIS Data
Please send resume and cover letter to Resumes@altaenviron.com. You must include “Open Position: GIS WR Specialist” in the subject line.
When disaster strikes, America looks to FEMA. Now FEMA looks to you. Join our team and use your talent to support Americans in their times of greatest need. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) prepares the nation for all hazards and manages Federal response and recovery efforts following any national incident. We foster innovation, reward performance and creativity, and provide challenges on a routine basis with a well-skilled, knowledgeable, high performance workforce. Please visit www.fema.gov for additional information.
In this position, the Emergency Management Specialist (GIS) will serve under the supervision of the Emergency Communications Branch Chief, supporting and coordinating Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Regional field operations within the Region X Response Division. In addition, you will implement, operate, populate, analyze, and maintain GIS applications and databases that support the emergency management cycle including preparedness, response, recovery and mitigation. This position starts at a salary of $77,926 (IC-12).
Apply for this exciting opportunity to become a member of the Region 10 team within FEMA.
As an Emergency Management Specialist (GIS), you will coordinate with FEMA’s GIS Working Group on GIS activities related to Regional activities.
Typical assignments include:
Are you a data professional driven toward supporting your community? Do you have strong technical and analytical skills; as well as, excellent customer service and relationship-building skills? Multnomah County Department of Community Services is looking for a curious, customer-service oriented, forward-thinking Asset Management & GIS Technician with a proven track record providing accurate, timely and complex analytical expertise. Are you excited by the idea of working in a public sector environment where you are encouraged and empowered to constantly improve processes?
The Multnomah County Department of Community Services serves the people of Multnomah County by providing many valuable services - Elections, Animal Services, Land Use Planning and Transportation. Our Business Services section serves as the financial hub supporting the program areas within the Department of Community Services, such as records management, contract administration, accounting services, payroll and records maintenance, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and asset management services.
What Are We Looking For?
In This Role You Will:
In an effort to continue the good work we have already accomplished, we are seeking a skilled professional to fill a Technician vacancy in our Business Services section. We are seeking a candidate to fill this important role.
What We Can Offer You
With us, you'll be challenged. You'll be encouraged to excel. And you'll be proud to be a part of the Multnomah County Business Services team. You will become a part of a strong organization dedicated to providing top-notch services to the community. Imagine working on complex GIS projects, and being challenged to develop your skills and experience to help build a successful career.
Diversity and Inclusion: At Multnomah County, we don't just accept difference; we value it and support it to create a culture of dignity and respect for our employees. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We will consider any combination of relevant work experience, volunteering, education, and transferable skills as qualifying unless an item or section is labeled required. Please be clear and specific about how your background is relevant. For details about how we typically screen applications, review our overview of the selection process page.
Minimum Qualifications/Transferable Skills*:
Accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act: We gladly provide reasonable accommodation to anyone whose specific disability prevents them from completing an application or participating in this recruitment process. Please contact the recruiter below in advance to request assistance. Individuals with hearing or speech impairments may contact the recruiter through the Telecommunications Relay Service by dialing 711.
Note: Application information may be used throughout the entire selection process. This process is subject to change without notice.
The eligible list established through this recruitment will be used to fill future full-time, part-time, temporary, on-call and limited duration vacancies.
Type of Position: This hourly, union-represented position is eligible for overtime.
Work Schedule: Monday – Friday, 8:00AM – 5:00PM, with some flexibility with start/end times. Option to work a 9/80 schedule.
Location: Yeon Building, 1620 SE 190th Avenue, Portland, OR 97233
Note regarding salary placement: New employees and rehires will be paid at the minimum rate in the range for their classification unless a higher rate is approved by the Appointing Authority.
Lyndsey Posada, Recruiter
Department of Community Services
1600 SE 190th Avenue
Portland, OR 97233
Disclaimer: This announcement is intended as a general descriptive recruitment guide and is subject to change. It does not constitute either an expressed or implied contract.
The Social and Economic Analysis Branch of the United States Geological Survey (USGS) in partnership with the USGS Land and Remote Sensing Program are excited to announce an employment opportunity for a social scientist in the USGS Fort Collins Science Center, Colorado. Specialized Experience for this position is defined as experience in planning and carrying out social science projects in the context of remote sensing data, satellite imagery, or similar geospatial application that includes: collecting data; conducting analysis; preparing interpretive reports resulting from analysis; and communicating scientific and technical information via the internet and presentations. The incumbent will also have the opportunity to collaborate on a variety of projects integrating social and natural science within the USGS. To apply, visit the link below. DO NOT reply to this email with questions about this position. All questions should be directed to the contact provided in the job announcement at the link below.
OPEN PERIOD: 01/05/2018 to 01/26/2018
SERIES & GRADE: GS-0101-12
POSITION INFORMATION: Permanent - Full-Time
SALARY RANGE: $79,799 to $103,739 per year
PROMOTION POTENTIAL: 13
DUTY LOCATION: Fort Collins, CO
Job opportunity with the State of Oregon:
Boating Facility Planning and Mapping Coordinator (Operations and Policy Analyst 1)
Do you have training or experience working with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Microsoft Access databases? Are you a positive, energetic, upbeat person? Do you have a willingness to learn new things? If you answered yes, please apply now for this opportunity to join the Oregon State Marine Board!
The Marine Board is dedicated to making the state's waterways safe and enjoyable for a wide range of recreationists and it's our mission to serve Oregon's recreational boating public through education, enforcement, access, and environmental stewardship for a safe and enjoyable experience.
We do not own or operate any boating access facilities.
We are funded by registration fees and marine fuel taxes paid by motorized boaters. No general fund tax dollars are used to support the agency or its programs. Boater-paid fees go back to boaters in the form of marine law enforcement services, boating safety education, environmental programs, and boating access facilities.
What you will do!
You will provide research and analytical support for the Boating Facilities program by reading planning and technical documents, drafting comments regarding the potential effect to recreational boating and waterways. You will be using GIS to process a variety of geospatial data, create data, custom maps, shape files related to boating and updating program datasets.
For a complete listing of the duties and responsibilities for these positions please review the position description by clicking here (Download PDF reader).
What's in it for you!
Be part of a small positive collaborative work unit where the focus is on recreational boating access. You will learn where all the waterbodies are in Oregon and how boaters recreate.
We offer full medical, vision and dental benefits with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and 10 paid holidays a year.
The Columbia Land Trust has opened 2 positions that are listed below with the direct link to the job post.
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This individual brings specialized knowledge critical to process improvement initiatives, developing tools and procedures that optimize efficiency and quality of services for our customers, as prioritized by the Domain Expert. To effectively contribute in this capacity, the Solution Developer should have prior experience within advanced technical concepts relevant to customer products provided by QSI. The ideal candidate would have experience in programming, airborne acquisition operations, and advanced statistical analyses such as machine learning. Applicable experience includes process automation, GUI development, and web-based data serving. The ideal candidate would have expert understanding of industry standards, including data formats and regulatory specifications.