Environmental Data Analyst - Natural Resources
Salary: $63,936.00 - $81,672.00 Annually
Location: Gresham, OR
Job Type: Limited Term (2 years)
Department: Environmental Services
Job Number: 19-35
Closing: 12/27/2018 11:59 PM Pacific
The City of Gresham's Natural Resources Program is seeking a highly motivated critical thinker with well-developed GIS skills in the area of spatial data management, automation of processes, and relational databases, and a strong educational or vocational background in botany, forestry, wetland science, environmental engineering, water resources, geology, ecology, or similar. The selected candidate will serve as part of a small project team with responsibility for ecological restoration planning, design, implementation, and monitoring. A strong commitment to public service and interest in balancing the protection of natural resources with urban infrastructure needs and public use of greenspaces is necessary. In addition to serving as part of the core Natural Resources team, the Environmental Data Analyst will work closely with the City's GIS team, Water Quality team, Parks staff, utility Operations & Maintenance staff, Development Engineering and City planning staff to ensure consideration of aquatic and terrestrial wildlife and ecological impacts during a wide variety of public and private projects.
The Environmental Data Analyst will recommend and provide the geospatial solutions and data management needed to support the City's Natural Resource restoration initiatives while also participating in field data collection, site assessments, and long-term monitoring. In addition to restoration projects, the Environmental Data Analyst will contribute to other urban ecology initiatives such as biodiversity surveys, forest health studies, slope stabilization improvements, and stream channel assessments.
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