GIS Field Coordinator This position is responsible for the ongoing administration and maintenance of a substantial, project-specific GIS system. The position requires thorough knowledge of ESRI ArcMap; MS Office software; Trimble Pathfinder software; geodatabase management; daily map making; and quality control of GPS field data (Trimble GeoXT or similar). Experience with ArcGIS Spatial Analyst highly desirable.
The applicant must have strong analytical and creative problem solving skills, IT technical skills, and effective communication skills. Additionally, the applicant must be able to live in a remote lodge or camp from June to mid-August. We anticipate that additional work needs are quite likely following this initial field season.
Applicant Requirements:Degree in Anthropology, Geography, or related field and/or GIS Certification are desired. Relevant experience may be substituted for formal training. Applicant must be eligible to work for NLUR and meet health and safety requirements of our client, possess a valid driver’s license, and have the ability to travel within Alaska. Pay DOE. This position will involve overtime and will be compensated accordingly (time + ½ pay).