GIS Analyst (Research Analyst 3) Limited Duration (24 months)
This is a full-time, limited duration employment opportunity for anyone to apply. Current State of Oregon employees may have an additional option as a job rotation. This position is represented by a union.
Limited duration positions are benefit eligible positions with a designated maximum length of service. This position is expected to last through December 1, 2022; however, it could end at any time or be extended.
NOTE: A cover letter and resume are required to be attached to your application.
The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) and the Department of Human Services (DHS) together have launched a new COVID-19 Response and Recovery Unit (CRRU). The CRRU located in Portland, Oregon is recruiting for one (1) GIS Analyst position.
What will you do?
As a GIS Analyst you will support the Oregon Health Authority and Oregon Department of Human Services operations for the COVID-19 Response and Recovery Unit by identifying variables and trends around COVID-19 in different locations within Oregon using geographic information system methods. Activities will include creating programs that convert GIS information from one format to another, development of tools for loading or transferring data between different systems, liaising with GIS analysts in other sections of OHA, state and local governments, and external stakeholders.
What's in it for you?
The COVID-19 Response and Recovery Unit is a team of passionate individuals working to promote health across the lifespan of individuals, families, and communities. We value and support unique perspectives using a trauma-informed approach and aim to reflect these values in our hiring practices, professional development and workplace. We are committed to racial equity as a driving factor to improve health outcomes for all communities that experience inequities.
We offer full medical, vision and dental benefits with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and 10 paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans. If you are a skilled epidemiologist with experience in infectious disease, apply today.
What are we looking for?
This recruitment announcement will be used to establish a list of qualified candidates to fill the current vacancy and may be used to fill future vacancies as they occur.
How to Apply