Geographic Information System Manager
Put your passion for the desert to work.
To apply, send letter of interest, C.V. or resumé and names and contact information of three references to firstname.lastname@example.org, fax to: 480.481.8173, or mail to: Human Resources Desert Botanical Garden 1201 N. Galvin Parkway Phoenix, AZ 85008
Full-time, exempt Review of applications will begin Feb. 26, 2020
The Geographic Information System (GIS) Manager will administer Desert Botanical Garden’s enterprise geographic information system, comprised of ArcGIS Pro, ArcSDE geodatabase, ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Hub, Collector app, Story Maps, survey equipment, a plotter and will support dozens of basic GIS users throughout the Garden.
The GIS Manager position contributes to the Garden’s mission “to advance excellence in education, research, exhibition and conservation of desert plants of the world.”
Desert Botanical Garden’s scientifically documented living collections of Cactaceae and Agavaceae are taxonomically diverse and among the world’s largest and are designated as National Collections by the Plant Collections Network of the American Public Gardens Association. A primary role of the GIS Manager is maintaining accurate maps of each plant in these collections on Garden property.
The successful applicant will join a strong multidisciplinary team in the department of Research, Conservation and Collections (RCC Staff) and may be eligible to obtain adjunct faculty status in the School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University.
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The Garden fosters and supports workplace diversity, equity and inclusion to honor the unique perspectives, experiences and contributions of all, to celebrate successes and to cultivate individual and institutional excellence.