GIS Analyst Position - Kodiak Island Borough, Alaska.
Salary Range: $27.85-$37.46/hour, DOQ.
Excellent benefits package.
The Kodiak Island Borough IT Department is accepting applications for the regular, fulltime position of GIS Analyst.
This is a union position. The GIS Analyst works at an advanced level to maintain the Borough’s GIS system, under direct supervision of the IT Supervisor. Coordinates GIS activities with state, federal and local governments and other entities to ensure adherence to established standards and guidelines. Provides for the development of GIS tools and subsequent training of staff. Works with IT staff in the development and maintenance of GIS databases.
Kodiak is the second largest island in the United States. Situated in the northern Gulf of Alaska, just east of the Alaska Peninsula, the Kodiak Island Archipelago is home to about 14,000 people, less than 100 miles of mostly unpaved roads, and 3,000 of the world’s largest brown bears.
Despite the island’s isolation, residents enjoy a cosmopolitan lifestyle. Downtown boasts shops,galleries, restaurants, coffee shops, two museums, and our scenic boat harbor. Commercial fishing and seafood processing, logging, recreational hunting, fishing, tourism and government make up the economy of Kodiak. The island is also home to the nation’s largest Coast Guard base, a commercial rocket launch facility, one of the largest Travelifts in the world, and six newly installed Pillar Mountain wind turbines, overlooking beautiful Kodiak City. Kodiak offers
the best in outdoor sport and recreational opportunities with access to secluded beaches,extensive wilderness trails, and easy mountain hikes.
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university in geography, geodesy, computer science, civil engineering, or related field, and two (2) years of experience in the GIS industry. Any equivalent combination of experience, education and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the work may be considered.
Complete job description, qualifications, and required Borough application may be obtained at Kodiak Job Center, rachel...@alaska.gov 211 Mission Road, Suite 103, Kodiak, Alaska 99615, (907) 486-3105. Position open until filled.
Web Link: http://www.kodiakak.us
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