Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe (JST) is searching for a full-time Natural Resources Geographic Information Systems (GIS)/Data Management Specialist to join their team! This position develops GIS products to support environmentally sound land use planning and natural resource management within the JST geographic area of interest. Under the direction of the Environmental Planning Manager, the incumbent prepares, evaluates, maintains and stores data in a variety of databases. Through data inquiry and management, this position supports the Natural Resource Department in land use decisions, resource management, JST environmental permit applications, and other actions that may impact Tribal cultural and natural resources. This position provides recommendations to the Natural Resources Department on GIS and GPS technologies, land use planning, database development, and sampling design. The GIS Specialist is exceptionally skilled at geospatial analysis and cartography. The incumbent supports field staff in the use of GPS, and assists in the maintenance of department records. Ensuring that staff have ready access to data, analysis, and graphical products, along with developing and maintaining web maps, are primary responsibilities of the position.
Why work for Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe?
As a committed and collaborative partner in our community for over four decades, the Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe (JST) has continued to grow the areas of economic development, healthcare, natural resources, hospitality, cultural preservation, and the arts. Through our Resort Enterprises and Tribal Government, we are now the second largest employer in Clallam County, and provide a wide range of employment opportunities to our Tribal Citizens and community.
Our employees are like extended family, and we believe in providing employee benefit programs and incentives that cultivate a positive and enriching work environment, and healthy lifestyle. We hope that each of our employees continue to honor our commitment to our community and to treat our guests like family as well.
If you would like to become a part of our team, check out this position's job details below, and apply today! Make sure to include current email and phone contacts for all provided professional and personal references in your application.
As a GIS-Data Management Specialist, you will:
What are the Required Qualifications for this position?
What are the Preferred Qualifications for this position?
American Indian/Alaska Native preferences apply