TriMet is hiring a GIS Technician (contractor): https://www.indeed.com/job/gis-technician-eee627571bdfc358
Full Job Description
Support TriMet and its riders by maintaining, collecting, converting, mapping and analyzing geospatial data as a contractor for TriMet’s Mobility and Location-Based Services team. Our group has a history of passionate public service through technological innovation, and we’re excited to welcome a new team member. Projects will include maintaining and enhancing OpenStreetMap (OSM) data in collaboration with the OSM community; collecting infield data with GPS units and mobile devices; editing, creating and verifying spatial data using field checks or reference data; gathering data and information for the development of GIS projects; and related duties as assigned.
Aside from data collection, most assignments can be completed remotely. Travel to field work sites is required, but will be limited to the TriMet transit district. You will be provided with a laptop by TriMet IT as well as a free transit access pass.
TriMet falls under the proposed vaccine mandate and while there is not a current mandate in place, any incoming employee, including contractors, must be willing to get vaccinated if/when the mandate becomes effective.
Make sure you describe in detail how your education, training and work experience fit with this role. You are encouraged to attach a resume, cover letter, portfolio, training certificates and/or letters of recommendation with your application.
The pay rate will be $25 to $30 per hour depending on experience.
Applications will be accepted until January 9th, 2022, at 11:55 pm.
Job Types: Full-time, Contract
Pay: $25.00 - $30.00 per hour