The Institute for Natural Resources is a hiring a GIS analyst beginning as soon as possible and going through the summer terms with possible extension into the academic year. This position will support the State of Oregon’s Greater Sage-Grouse planning effort by mapping and analyzing development in its range in central and eastern Oregon. Initial tasks include converting the current database structure to an alternative format, performing overlay analyses and calculations, reporting results in an organized manner, and simple cartography. Analysis results are typically contained in an Excel spreadsheet, so basic Excel skills are a plus. The position requires 12 – 20 hours of work per week. Please see the position description below for more details.
The GIS Analyst will be responsible for working with INR to digitize human-caused disturbances and other tasks as necessary such as assimilate county zoning data into a single spatial geodatabase. The Analyst will report to the SageCon Technical Coordinator.
If you are interested in this position, please send an email to Dr. Theresa Burcsu (firstname.lastname@example.org) with the subject “INR GIS Analyst Position”, a cover letter, and a resume. Review of applications will begin on May 25 and will be accepted until the position is filled.