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Current Positions


GIS Intern

The Mosquito Abatement District-Davis is seeking application from individuals interested in the GIS Intern position.  The job will be Seasonal/Full time (40 hours per week). $11.00 is the starting pay for this position. Job begins on April/May1, 2019.  Application will be accepted until April 30, 2019.  GIS Intern position will be filled ASAP.  Read the attached Job Description for more information on the duties of GIS Intern.  Contact Gary Hatch at (801) 544-3736 for application information and questions pertaining to this position.


Texas A&M University

The Department of Geography invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor in Physical Geography. The successful applicant will be required to teach introductory physical geography along with advance courses in biogeography, geomorphology and/or climatology. A combination of face-to-face and on-line instruction will be required. An interest in and ability to teach Cartography is desired. Candidates must have a PhD in Geography or closely aligned field at the time of appointment, and a strong commitment to excellence in research and teaching. The appointment is for one year beginning August 26, 2019. 

Candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation to http://apply.interfolio.com/60856. We will begin reviewing applications immediatelyQuestions regarding this position should be directed to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Texas A&M University

The Department of Geography invites applications for two Visiting Assistant Professors in Human Geography. The successful applicants will be required to teach a combination of Introductory Human Geography, World Regional Geography, Geography of North America and/or Economic Geography. A combination of face-to-face and on-line instruction will be required. An interest in and ability to teach Cartography is desired. Candidates must have a PhD in Geography or closely aligned field at the time of appointment, and a strong commitment to excellence in research and teaching. The appointment is for one year beginning August 26, 2019. 

Candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation to http://apply.interfolio.com/60854. We will begin reviewing applications immediately. Questions regarding this position should be directed to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Gustavus Adolphus College

Visiting Assistant Professor

Minimum Qualifications:
• A Masters in Geography (or a related field);
• Demonstrated effectiveness in teaching;
• A commitment to undergraduate teaching and student advising; and
• Experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to pedagogical methods that enable students across racial, ethnic, and socio-economic groups to reach their maximum potential.

Full announcement here


Utah Geological Survey

Title: Wetland and Groundwater Intern
Work Location: Utah Geological Survey, Salt Lake City, UT
Pay Rate: $14/hour
Closing Date: Applications will be reviewed starting April 9
Employment Period : Approximately mid-May – mid-August (exact dates flexible), with potential for part time work thereafter

Full announcement click here 


Organization: Geomni (A Verisk Company)

Title: GIS Analyst Intern
Location: Lehi, UT

Position Description:

Salary: $12.00-15.00 (DOE)
Open Date: March-5-2019
Closing Date: March-31-2019
20-30 hours per week. Flexible.

Click for the full posting


GIS and Data Management Technician and Trail Crew AmeriCorps Member

Dates of Service: August 5th, 2019 – June 26th, 2020
Partner: National Park Service
Location of Service: Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Twin Creeks Research Lab Access
Gatlinburg, TN, 37738

Supervisor: Thomas Colson, GIS Specialist and Kendra Straub, Data Manager

Click for the full posting


City of West Jordan

GIS Intern
3/1/2019

Knowledge of:  Experience with ESRI ArcGIS 10.x (ArcMap, ArcCatalog, ArcToolbox, ArcGIS Online).  The GIS department has a need for a motivated individual to help with developing and implementing the latest in GIS technologies.

Skill to: Operate modern office equipment including computer equipment, large format copiers and plotters, calculators, field equipment such as Global Positioning Systems (GPS), and operate a motor vehicle safely.  Have basic skills using spreadsheet and word processor software.

Ability to: Develop GIS data, including principles of data collection, including GPS, digital cartography, GIS , relational databases.  Use aerial photography in GIS applications and create interactive web based maps.

See the full posting here: https://docs.wjordan.com//hr/Job%20Postings/gisinter.pdf


International Atomic Energy Agency

Safeguards Information Analyst (Satellite Imagery)(P4) - (2019/0114 (020155))
3/1/2019

Organization : SGIM-State Infrastructure Analysis Section
Primary Location : Austria-Vienna-Vienna-IAEA Headquarters
Job Posting : 2019-02-11, 5:03:05 AM
Closing Date : 2019-03-25, 3:59:00 PM
Duration in Months: 36
Contract Type: Fixed Term - Regular
Probation Period: 1 Year

See the full posting here: https://iaea.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=2019/0114%20(020155)


The Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest Salt Lake Ranger District

Millcreek Canyon Project Lead Recreation Technician
2/19/2019

The Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest Salt Lake Ranger District is currently outreaching for a Permanent Full-Time Opportunity for the Millcreek Canyon Project Lead GS-0462-6 26/0.

About the Position:

  • Series/Grade: GS-0462-6
  • Title: Millcreek Canyon Project Lead Recreation Technician
  • Duty Station: Salt Lake Ranger District, Cottonwood Heights, UT
  • Tour of Duty: Full-Time, Permanent Employment

Click here for the full announcement

 


NASA DEVELOP Program Opportunities

NASA DEVELOP projects focus on helping local and international communities address their environmental concerns while utilizing NASA's Earth observing fleet of satellites. NASA DEVELOP operates at twelve locations across the country at NASA Centers and other regional locations. This is a great opportunity for participants who are interested in practical applications of remote sensing and GIS, specifically in the field of Earth Science. Participants will work with NASA scientists, partner organizations, and science advisors to learn about the use of NASA Earth science data for use in water resources, disaster management, ecological forecasting, and other applications to address environmental community concerns.

Responsibilities will include: literature review, data processing and analysis, and producing deliverables, such as a technical report, presentation, and video. Previous GIS or remote sensing knowledge, while beneficial, is not required for acceptance. This is a multi-disciplinary opportunity for all those interested in Earth science and we encourage those in the social sciences, general science, engineering, computer science, etc. to apply.

                                                                                                                                                                                

Applicants must have excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to work in a fast-paced, highly collaborative environment. Days of the week are flexible, but applicants should be able to commit to 20 – 29 hours per week during the term. The position is paid on an hourly basis that is determined by education level.

Details about this opportunity and how to apply can be found online at https://develop.larc.nasa.gov/. The spring position application window will be open online from January 22nd through March 1st, with the term starting June 3rd and lasting through August 9th. We also have summer and fall opportunities available.


EDI Summer 2019 Fellowship Program

EDI is excited to announce nine ecological data management training fellowships for the period 10 June - 9 August 2019.

The fellowships are intended for undergraduate, graduate and recent postgraduate students. The fellows will receive training in data management and gain hands-on experience through participation in data preparation, archiving and publishing with scientists at specific host research sites. The fellowship training program is preceded by a mandatory in-person data publishing workshop at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque (4-6 June 2019).

For details on the fellowship program and how to apply, please visit: https://environmentaldatainitiative.org/events/edi-fellowship-program/.

The application deadline is 15 March 2019.

Please contact Susanne Grossman-Clarke (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) for further questions.


Virginia Coast Reserve LTER is Hiring Research Staff

1/30/2019

LTER Research Specialist

The Scientific Specialist will support research operations at the University of Virginia’s Coastal Research Center located on Virginia's Eastern Shore. The Scientific Specialist will join the LTER staff to provide logistical support for long-term project operations and related research initiatives. The Scientific Specialist will assist with sampling programs related to water quality, coastal habitat, and meteorological data. S/he will help maintain deployed sensors and long-term data sets. Both field and laboratory duties will be required, and the ability to contribute to data management, sensor maintenance, and GIS records of research is strongly desired. The preferred candidate is expected to 1) be familiar with best practices for responsible handling of samples and data, 2) have basic coding and/or small electronics experience, 3) know basic GIS mapping skills, especially RTK, and 4) have boating experience. A Bachelor’s degree is required, and a background in ecology, biology, environmental sciences, computer sciences, or related fields is preferred.

For more information and to apply, follow the link below.

https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/UVAJobs/job/OYSTER---EASTERN-VA--NO/LTER-Research-Specialist_R0002268


Geographic Information Science (GIS) Specialist – Scholarly Commons Academic Professional University of Illinois Library at Urbana-Champaign

1/30/2019

Major Duties and Responsibilities: The Library’s GIS Specialist, in coordination with the Data Discovery and Access Librarian and the Map Librarian, will promote the use of geospatial data and methodologies in instruction and research, consulting with and assisting a campus-wide spectrum of users with a broad variety of needs, interests, and abilities.

Click here for more information


The Idaho NASA DEVELOP Node is now accepting applications for the Summer 2019 Term.

1/28/2019

The Idaho NASA DEVELOP Node is now accepting applications for the Summer 2019 Term.
We are searching for ideal candidates who are either current students, recent graduates, or early/transitioning career professionals and express a strong interest in Earth science and remote sensing.

The Idaho NASA DEVELOP Node Proposed Summer Term Project:
West Virginia Ecological Forecasting: Using NASA Earth Observations to Support the USFS Monongahela National Forest
The Application Window is January 21st - March 1st.
Find out more at: https://develop.larc.nasa.gov/apply.php
If you specific questions feel free to email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Graduate Assistant Position
University of Utah Division of Public Health

1/28/2019

Starting May 2019, there will be one position open for a new or continuing Masters/PhD level student who attends the University of Utah. Starting fall 2019, one year of guaranteed funding is available with tuition benefit, and the option for position renewal for one to three additional years. Only student candidates planning to register for fall 2019 & spring 2020 classes will be considered.

Read the announcement here


2019 L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program

The L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program honors female scientists at a critical stage in their careers with grants of $60,000 each. Since 2003, we’ve awarded 75 postdoctoral women scientists nearly $4 million in grants. We’re seeking five exceptional female scientists looking to advance their research and serve as role models for the next generation in STEM.

I invite you to share the attached materials with your community and hope that with your help we can encourage some of your institution’s outstanding women postdocs to apply.

Attached, please find (attachments may appear at bottom of email):
·         Application Flyer (optimized for email forwarding or printing as an 8.5” x 11” poster)
·         Social Media Graphics (for a Facebook or Twitter post)
·         Application FAQ
·         FWIS Program Fact Sheet

Candidates are selected from a variety of fields including the life and physical/material sciences, technology (including computer science), engineering, and mathematics. Candidates must have completed their PhD and have started in their postdoctoral position by the application deadline.

The application and more information about the L’Oréal USA For Women in Science program can be found at www.lorealusa.com/forwomeninscience

Should you have any questions or require additional information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve at Stanford

1/28/2019

Associate Director for Environmental Education (permanent full-time)

https://careersearch.stanford.edu/jobs/associate-director-for-environmental-education-5220

Postdoctoral Researcher in Anthropocene Biodiversity (2-year position) https://jrbp.stanford.edu/content/anthropocene-biodiversity-postdoctoral-position


Work-Study Job:

Department of Nutrition and Integrative Physiology
1/14/2019

Are you passionate about health and wellness? Do you want to work with a great team? Do you want to be a part of a fun, energetic, fast growing department?

Then come join The Department of Nutrition and Integrative Physiology! We are looking for a hardworking and friendly student with a work-study award to join our team. This position provides support to the department in a variety of ways, such as administrative tasks, overseeing our Foods Lab and organizing events.

Click the link to apply today! https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/87304

NOTE: Applicants must be a currently enrolled University of Utah student with an accepted Work-Study Financial Aid award for the current year. Work-Study award status may be viewed through CIS on the Financial Aid Status page. 


GIS Manager

State of Utah School & Institutional Trust  Lands Administration
1/14/2019

We currently have a job opening for a GIS Analyst I. The job was opened on January 11 and will close on January 27. 

Please use this link to view the job bulletin: https://agency.governmentjobs.com/utah/default.cfm?action=jobbulletin&JobID=2316754

To apply visit this site: http://statejobs.utah.gov/jobseeker/ 

  • under "Department" check 550 School and Institutional Trust Lands Admin.
  • click "Apply Search"

Paid GIS Intern Position

Wasatch Emergency Management
01/10/2019

Opportunity:  Paid GIS Mapping Intern Position

About Us:
We are a Utah-focused, independent oil and gas exploration and production company, comprised of experienced oil and gas professionals. We are familiar with all aspects of exploration, development and production.

Our company has the unique ability to take a project from inception to production by:

  • Analyzing geologic and geophysical merits
  • Researching oil and gas title
  • Leasing mineral rights
  • Obtaining well permits
  • Drilling wildcat and development wells
  • Bringing wells to production
  • Efficiently operating wells

Responsibilities:
As an intern, your primary responsibility will be utilizing GIS programs to map the company’s oil and gas mineral rights and leases. You will help evaluate GIS software and then use this software in conjunction with iLandman, our current lease database system, to map all individual tracts in our current and past projects as well as other relevant data. We are currently focused in the Uintah Basin in Uintah and Duchesne Counties, Utah. Tracts range from simple legal descriptions to complex metes and bound descriptions.   

Qualifications:

  • Enrollment in a Bachelor’s degree program in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), preferably in the third or fourth year of your program
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal mentorship
  • Familiarity with publicly available GIS data resources relevant to Utah land ownership
  • Ability to develop GIS data and work well with interactive GIS maps
  • Past experience a bonus.
  • Possible long-term relationship

If you are interested in this position, please send a resume and cover letter to Kimball Hodges at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


PhD Studentship: Abrupt Change in Climate and Ecosystems

Northern Arizona University
01/10/2019

We seek prospective Ph.D. students to work with Dr. Nick McKay and an international research team on a new, three-year funded project to pursue an interdisciplinary Ph.D. that blends paleoclimatology, paleoecology and data science. Potential projects include mapping abrupt change across timescales, investigating climate-forced, ecosystem-forced, and feedback-driven abrupt changes, and assessing the extent to which climate and ecosystem models can reproduce the types of abrupt shifts observed in past millennia. Applicants should have a degree in the Earth or Environmental Sciences or a related discipline and strong quantitative skills.

Furthermore, this studentship is eligible for participation in the NSF-funded T3 program in ecological and environmental informatics. 

Degree options include:

Ph.D. in Earth Sciences & Environmental Sustainability – Climate and Environmental Change emphasis

Ph.D. in Informatics and Computing - Environmental Informatics emphasis
For more information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit our lab webpage at nau.edu/mckay . 


GIS Analyst

St. George
12/20/2018

See the posting here


GIS Intern

UDOT
12/14/2018

UDOT is currently seeking resumes for students interested in a paid GIS internship.  The ideal student would be in their senior year of the geography program, a recent grad, or someone in the masters program. 

The one caveat is that an intern can only be here while they are a student or for 6 months post graduation.  We can offer flexible hours and up to 40 hours a week.  Resumes can be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  


UMBS

12/20/2018

The U-M Biological Station Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program is now accepting applications! Undergraduates of sophomore status and above can apply here.

The REU program at UMBS offers students a rare opportunity to design, conduct, analyze, and present their own mentored research addressing some aspect of the program theme, “Climate Change in the Great Lakes Region.” Students are involved with all phases of their research project, from hypothesis formulation and experimental design to data gathering, analysis, and interpretation, concluding with both written and oral communication of their scientific findings. Our students feel like researchers rather than research assistants. Includes a $5,000 stipend, travel expenses, and room & board. 


Place Associate - Contractor Part-Time

Ancestry
12/14/2018

Job Description

As a Place Associate, you will work alongside Ancestry’s Content department to enrich historical geographic data. This position will assist Ancestry in creating, acquiring, and verifying historical geographic data. As a genealogy company, historical geography is essential to Ancestry’s goal of enhancing our user experience. You should be willing to learn, solve problems, make decisions, and give special attention to detail. This position will require you to complete tasks and projects for publication and use on Ancestry’s site.

View the posting here


LiDAR/Photogrammetric Technologist / Technical Writer

12/14/2018
Aerographics

Aero-Graphics is currently seeking a talented and highly-motivated individual to join our team in our Salt Lake City, Utah office. The open position is for a part-time technical writer to prepare LiDAR accuracy reports and project status update reports.

View the posting


GIS INTERN, Colliers International Utah Office

12/12/2018

Intern Responsibilities:

  • Update and Maintain Database
  • Update Logos
  • Update Stock Maps/Tenant Aerials
  • Collect Data
  • ArcGIS Online
  • Help with ongoing Projects

Description:

This internship is a great opportunity for undergraduate students looking to expand their professional knowledge and skills by gaining real-life experience. The GIS Intern will work and collaborate with the GIS team, assist in organizing, participate in group meetings and perform related duties as assigned. It is a great way to gain hands-on experience with Esri products including (ArcMap/Pro, ArcGIS Online, Business Analyst); incredible chance for portfolio building and increase in experience for future jobs.

Basic Skills/Qualifications:

  • Entry Level
  • Currently studying GIS in college
  • Effective Communication Skills
  • Able to work in a team environment
  • Experience with Esri (AcrMap/Pro, ArcGIS Online)
  • Experience with Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop

Hours/week: 10-20 (can be a semester long to be counted towards GEOG 5940: GIS Internship class)

Timing: Spring 2019

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send a resume to Janis Chan, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Community Preparedness Internship

Red Cross
12/12/2018

The main focus of this internship will be to assist in the management and coordination of all preparedness activities such as Pillowcase Project, Home Fire Campaign, Hands-Only CPR, Be Red Cross Ready, and Ready
Rating. The intern will be responsible for community and individual preparedness through presentations, events, and engagement with community members. The intern will recruit, train, and manage volunteers, as well as schedule appointments, events and presentations.
After appointments, events and presentations are scheduled, the intern will be responsible for finding coverage through volunteer support. There is also a responsibility for reporting accurate engagement.

This internship is unpaid but it is a great resume-builder.

See the full posting here


Data Scientist

Rice University
12/6/2017

The Department of Earth, Environmental, and Planetary Sciences at Rice University seeks an experienced and innovative Data Scientist to build a new Data Science for the Earth initiative and enhance activities in the department’s Visualization Laboratory. The candidate will be willing to cross disciplines and support the software and hardware needs of research in geophysics, climate science, remote sensing, and geochemistry provided domain knowledge from students and faculty. In addition to serving as research/visualization support, successful applicants pursue externally-funded research initiatives. 

 Similarly, the candidate will be willing to actively learn new techniques that enhance departmental research. In particular, we view machine learning, advanced 3D visualization and mapping, Bayesian statistics, inverse modeling, and optimization as central to our department’s current and future computational needs. This position will collaborate with Rice’s GIS lab and Office of Information Technology to make use of Rice’s existing geospatial and high erformance computing infrastructure.

Job posting & Details: https://jobs.rice.edu/postings/17760


GIT Associate

Michael Baker International
12/4/2018

https://mbakerintl.taleo.net/careersection/mb_external/jobdetail.ftl?job=182041&lang=en

 


Group: SGIM - State Infrastructure Analysis Section
Application Deadline: January 18, 2019

The Department of Safeguards is the organizational hub for the implementation of International Atomic Energy Agency safeguards. The IAEA implements nuclear verification activities for some 180 States in accordance with their safeguards agreements. The safeguards activities are undertaken within a dynamic and technically challenging environment including advanced nuclear fuel cycle facilities and complemented by the political diversity of the countries. Location Vienna, Austria.

https://www.bnl.gov/ispo/job-files/JPO-14-ISI-002.pdf


Spring UPEP Internship: Administrative Intern

UPEP
12/4/2018

The University of Utah Prison Education Project (UPEP) Administrative Intern will assist the Project in managing its day-to-day operations outside the prison. Specifically, the Intern will coordinate and document the collection of donations, manage print correspondence with students, assist in general record keeping, and work with faculty to manage course-specific requests. The Intern should be highly motivated, dependable, and able to check email at least
every 48 hours. Applicants should not hold any ill feelings or biases towards people with incarceration histories. The Intern will report to UPEP Directors, Dr.’s Erin Castro and Cindy Fierros, and work closely with the current administrative team.

Full posting here


 

Temporary Data Entry Position

SUWA
11/20/2018

Seeking one to three individuals to perform data entry tasks. Tasks primarily involve entering information into attribute tables based on an evaluation of GIS data and photographs. We are seeking individuals that support SUWA’s mission, are proficient in general computer tasks, and can commit to working a minimum of 10 hours per week through December 23. The length of the positions could be extended based on available work.

Full posting here


Collections Manager of Paleobotany & Paleoecology

11/20/2018
Cleveland Museum of Natural History

The Cleveland Museum of Natural History (CMNH), founded in 1920, is located in the heart of University Circle, five miles east of downtown Cleveland, Ohio. Considered one of the finest institutions of its kind in North America, the Museum offers an incredible visitor experience, attracting roughly 275,000 visitors a year. There are more than 140 public education programs and over 80,000 students served annually. The Museum employs about 160 people.

Building on its strong foundation of excellence in education and research, the Museum is poised to transform itself. The Museum will invite and engage a broader audience in the exploration of science and the natural world by revolutionizing the way it presents natural history. The Museum has launched a capital campaign to support a dramatic renovation and expansion of its facilities and exhibits. This ambitious plan will position the Museum to play a leading role in regional and national efforts to improve science education and increase scientific literacy.

The Museum is seeking a dynamic, creative, organized and energetic individual who is passionate about science education in our region and beyond.

Click here for more information on the collection

Click here to apply


GIS Internship

11/20/2018
Utah Division of Emergency Management

The Utah Division of Emergency Management has a GIS internship position available. We are accepting resumes through Wednesday, November 28th.  We are hoping to have the new intern start at the beginning of next semester in January

View the posting


City Planner

11/20/2018
City of Laurel, Montana

We are looking to add a new City Planner to our team to perform a variety of duties including responsibility for current, long range and transportation planning activities, subdivision review and processing, building plan review, zone change, special review variance and processing.

Download the posting

Download the application


 

GIS Analyst

11/13/2018
City of St. George

Position Summary

Under the direction of the GIS Administrator, performs a variety of administrative and technical duties for the City of St. George related to the development and implementation of GIS, including ArcGIS Enterprise on SQL Server and related integrations including Cityworks AMS.

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Senior Safeguards Analyst (Satellite Imagery)

11/13/2018
SGIM-State Infrastructure Analysis Section

Primary Location : Austria-Vienna-Vienna-IAEA Headquarters
Job Posting : 2018-10-18, 3:35:40 AM
Closing Date : 2018-12-02, 4:59:00 PM
Duration in Months: 36
Contract Type: Fixed Term - Regular
Probation Period: 1 Year

https://iaea.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=2018/0634%20(002833)


GIS Intern

Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute
10/29/2018

 The Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute is hiring a GIS intern to assist with data quality efforts for the demographics team. The position requires an 8-hour per week commitment during the Spring 2019 semester. Compensation will be $1,000 upon satisfactory completion of the internship. The intern must be enrolled full-time and have an excellent academic record. Both undergraduate and graduate students may apply. See the announcement here


Sornoran Joint Venture Science Coordinator

The Sonoran Joint Venture Science Coordinator leads the scientific direction and priorities of the Sonoran Joint Venture (SJV). This includes leading the SJV Science Working Group, maintaining and updating the Bird Conservation and Waterfowl Management appendices of the SJV Conservation implementation Plan, providing leadership to federal, state, and local conservation groups in the interpretation and implementation of the conservation objectives and priorities of the SJV Conservation Implementation Plan, developing, maintaining, and promoting SJV science databases, leading the process of review and ranking of the SJV Awards Program proposals, working with scientists in other agencies and organizations to identify research needs, and developing or assisting in the development of grant proposals to obtain funding or other resources needed to advance the SJV's understanding of landscape and bird resources of the SJV Region.

DEADLINE TO APPLY: November 2, 2018 at 11:59 PM (EST)

The job description is here: 

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Closed Positions

Senior GIS Analyst 

Cushman & Wakefield
10/17/2018

Job Description Summary

Provide all Cushman & Wakefield professionals across the U.S. with a superior level of expertise in the area of GIS mapping and analysis as required and requested 
Serve as quality control auditor to ensure accuracy of reports, data, maps and adherence to corporate standards
Provide mapping and/or market analysis for the purpose of enabling internal and external clientele to make sound real estate decisions.

See the full description at careers.cushmanwakefield.com


Geo-informatician

University of Amsterdam
Faculty of Science – Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics

The Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics (IBED) invites applications for a Geo-informatician in the newly established Computational Support team. This team is part of the Lab & Infrastructure unit that supports our four scientific departments. The Geo-informatician will mainly support the Theoretical and Computational Ecology department (TCE) and the department of Ecosystem and Landscape Dynamics (ELD).

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Professional Research Assistant

Western Water Assessment

Western Water Assessment (WWA) is seeking a full-time Professional Research Assistant to serve as the content lead for the development of a synthesis report on the state of climate and hydrological science in the Colorado River Basin. 

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Health Access Assister

Utah Health Policy Project          

Health access assister will help people to access health care. Requisite training for certificate and licensure will be provided. Health Access Assister will participate in outreach and education activities in Salt Lake area.

Click here for the full posting

 

Uinta-Wasatch-Cache NF 2019 Summer Jobs

The Uinta Wasatch Cache National Forest will soon be filling temporary seasonal (1039hrs) positions for the 2019 summer field season. We are looking for skilled applicants to join our professional and diverse workforce for the 2019 field season. If you are looking for a rewarding job connecting you to our public lands and the people who enjoy them, then this is an opportunity for you.

If you have questions please contact our Outreach and Recruitment Coordinator at: 801-999-2144 phone, email or visit the Uinta Wasatch Cache National Forest website at: https://www.fs.usda.gov/main/uwcnf/about-forest/jobs and https://fsoutreach.gdcii.com/outreach

Click here for the full posting

 

BIOLOGICAL/GIS TECHNICIAN (Temporary Position!), Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) Resource Stewardship Program

JOB DESCRIPTIONColorado Parks and Wildlife’s Resource Stewardship Program has a temporary position available for 40 hours per week based in north Denver.  Currently, temporary employees of the state of Colorado are not eligible for health benefits.  Employees are eligible to contribute to a 401k program and the state PERA retirement fund.  This position provides a great entrance into the working worlds of Conservation Biology, Public Land Management, Citizen Science and GIS in the beautiful state of Colorado.

DUTIES:  Responsibilities will primarily include GIS technician work, citizen science program management, and biological research.  Work will include field work using ArcCollector tablet computer mapping, as well as assistance with the preparation of resource management plans, GIS map production, data management, biological research, threatened & endangered species analysis, production of biological training & education materials, program planning, site visits, volunteer management, and administrative duties.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTSTechnician should have a background in ecology, wildlife, botany, natural resources, GIS or other natural resource sciences; as well as be proficient with Microsoft Office applications.  Proficiency with ArcGIS 10 or later is preferred.  Experience with ArcCollector for ArcGIS is helpful.  Good organizational skills, good written and oral communication skills, and the ability to work with autonomy are required. 

An ideal candidate will have:

  1. At least 1 year of experience using ArcGIS 10 (or later) software.
  2. Experience working with and managing volunteers.
  3. Basic understanding of natural resource and public land management principles and an understanding of how natural sciences relate to land management.
  4. Knowledge of the wildlife and vegetation of Colorado.
  5. Experience with ArcGIS tools and maintaining/populating databases.
  6. Ability to create GIS maps to illustrate on-the-ground natural resource conditions.
  7. Experience and familiarity with the use of Collector for ArcGIS.
  8. Strong work ethic, be organized and have the ability to work in a fast paced setting both independently and on teams.
  9. Ability to communicate information clearly and concisely, develop reports and present information both orally and in writing.
  10. Must have (or obtain) a Colorado Driver's license.

This position provides a good opportunity to gain experience in GIS, threatened and endangered species management, resource management planning, and conservation in a practical real world setting.  For more info on CO Parks and Wildlife - please see – www.cpw.state.co.us.

HOW TO APPLYPlease submit a 1. Cover letter, 2. Resume, 3. Professional References (3 minimum), 4. Previous Employer Contact Information, and 5. a brief writing sample (if possible, please include GIS maps) to Jeff Thompson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by September 21, 2018, but applications will be reviewed as they arrive.  Please email materials as PDF documents in order to be considered.  Due to a short timeline for filling this position, local applicants are preferred.


INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES WITH ESRI

Esri's 2019 Summer Internships and Event Assistantship opportunities are being posted (see the link below)! More will follow in the coming weeks, so keep checking back!

"Innovation, collaboration, professional and personal growth: Whether you're looking to gain hands-on experience to add to your resume or you're ready to launch your career, you'll find this and much more at Esri."

Please find more information at the link below. 

https://www.esri.com/en-us/about/careers/student-jobs


INTERNSHIP: EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS INTERN, Utah's Floodplain Mapping Program (Risk MAP)

Eligibility: Must currently enrolled and pursuing a degree to be eligible for the internship position.
• Paid Internship: $13.00/hr.
• Part-time: Must be able to work a minimum of 16 hrs./week with max of 29 hrs./week while working around class schedule and/or graduation date.
• Time-limited up to one year. This position will be reviewed annually and is dependent on the availability of funding from FEMA’s Cooperating Technical Partner (CTP) program.
Questions and resumes should be sent to Jamie Huff, Risk MAP Program Manager, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Friday, September 7, 2018. A brief interview may be held over the phone or in person with select candidates. The successful candidate is anticipated to be selected in September 2018.
To apply
Please prepare a resume that includes the following information and send to the contact listed above:
• Name and contact information
• Experience, courses, and/or skills specific to the job description
• Known or estimated date of graduation
• Number of hours able to work within a work week, keeping in mind class obligations

Job DescriptionThe incumbent will be responsible for assisting the Risk MAP Program Manager, focusing primarily on developing and providing a coordinated and consistent approach to project outreach and stakeholder communication and for ongoing technical and administrative management of the mapping activities for overall success of the state’s Risk MAP program. The incumbent will develop project outreach materials and communicate with local communities regarding flood risk, as necessary; assist in educating staff, water resource managers in other state agencies, and local floodplain administrators on unfamiliar concepts surrounding FEMA’s Risk MAP programs. Coordinate with federal, state, tribal, and local partners within Utah to gather data and prepare reports, project requests and/or proposals for Risk MAP Project Priorities. Perform a variety of educational, technical, and administrative duties relative to planning and conducting state and federal flood hazard mapping projects in coordination with local communities.
Applicants will have strong skills in business communication, writing, planning and problem solving skills, should be organized and competent in managing multiple projects, and be self-motivated. Applicants should be highly efficient with the Microsoft Office suite, Google Mail, Calendar, Drive, Dropbox, with the ability to learn various software applications quickly. Strong organizational, planning, computer skills are required. Experience with Geographic Information System (GIS) software is not required but is beneficial.
If available, travel to communities within the state and work on some select weekends may be requested, but will not be required.

Qualifications: You must be currently enrolled and working toward a Bachelor's or Master’s degree to be eligible for the internship position. Degree areas such as natural resource, land use or regional planning, public administration, or communication field are desirable. Work experience in one or more of the following areas will be favorable: local government administration, land use planning including floodplain management, water resource management, science and environmental education, Geographic Information System (GIS) and/or public affairs.

• Willingness to develop a comprehensive knowledge of federal programs and attend Response, Recovery, and Mitigation training as necessary.
• Ability to convey technical information in a manner consistent with the audience as well as the ability to convey political and administrative issues as appropriate.
• Knowledge of the concepts of effective communication, facilitation, and consensus building.
• A demonstrated skill in learning or applying federal, state, or local government laws, regulations, and guidelines.
• General knowledge of the role city, county, state and federal governments perform in providing services
• Knowledge of office support equipment including personal computers and software for word processing, spreadsheets, data management, and/or mapping;
• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with fellow employees, local government officials, state and federal officials, and the general public.


GIS SPECIALIST I

Opening Date: August 30, 2018                            

Closing Date: September 13, 2018

Hourly Rate: $20.73 - $29.50                                             

Status: Full-time

DEFINITION

Under general supervision, to perform geographic information system (GIS) functions, perform GIS programming; to provide support in developing technical reports and presentations; and to serve as technical support resource for various software applications. Responds to city departments and public requests for standard or custom paper and electronic maps, charts, graphs, GIS Analysis, GIS projects, and related information. Works with other city departments, outside agencies, and the public.

JOB RELATED AND ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS

Knowledge of: ArcGIS for Desktop, ArcGIS for Server, ArcGIS Online, and other related software; scanner, plotter, and related hardware; GIS database applications, design, implementation, and maintenance; modern office practices, methods, and computer equipment; basic principles and procedures of data entry and analysis; word processing methods, techniques, and programs including spreadsheet and database operations including graphics, spreadsheet, and word processing software; GPS field data collection, correction, processing, and mapping.

Skill to: operate plotters, color printers, and GPS devices; operate modern office equipment including computer equipment and software; operate a motor vehicle safely.

Ability to: learn to use GPS equipment to collect GIS data; prepare maps, plats, and other related GIS data in various formats; utilize GIS applications in the assigned area of work; solve basic, routine problems related to the collection, transfer, and storage of data; communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

One year of experience in the GIS field is desireable; bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in GIS, Geography, Urban Planning, or a related field; possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid driver's license.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

Ability to sit, stand, walk, kneel, crouch, stoop, squat, twist, and lift 25 lbs.; exposure to outdoors, mechanical hazards, and electrical hazards; ability to travel to different sites and locations.

NOTICE

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only tasks to be performed by the employee occupying this position. He or she will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other job related duties requested by his or her supervisor.

It is the policy of the City of West Jordan to provide and promote equal opportunity in employment, compensation, and other terms and conditions of employment without discrimination because of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. The Human Resource Department will provide reasonable accommodations for applicants during the selection process.

In the interest of the workplace and public safety, all offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a chemical screen for the purpose of detecting the presence of alcohol and/or controlled substances in the body and background check. West Jordan City requires as condition of employment, the use of direct payroll deposit to a bank or savings account.

 APPLICATIONS

 Submit a Transfer Request form and resume to Human Resources at 8000 S. Redwood Road, West Jordan, UT 84088 no later than September 13, 2018. EOE.


8/30/2018

GIS ANALYST, Layne Land & Leasing LLC

Morgantown, West Virginia

Layne Land & Leasing LLC is currently in search of a GIS Analyst for a contract position in our Morgantown, WV office to support the operations of its clients in the Oil and Gas Industry within the Appalachian basin.

***DEADLINE TO SUBMIT APPLICATION IS TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2018***

Key Functions of the Job:

  • Communicate with management to generate maps that support ongoing leasing and operational activities.
  • Create and maintain spatial data and attributes unique to the operator.
  • Manage and utilize outside data as necessary within operator projects.
  • Implement and perform file maintenance on GIS databases.
  • Perform database queries.
  • Perform spatial analysis.
  • Perform research to gain information needed to update and/or revise the GIS databases.

Job Requirements:

  • Associate degree+ in GIS or related field preferred.
  • Minimum 2 years of GIS related experience within the O&G Industry.
  • ArcMap/ArcProGIS mapping skills.
  • Knowledge of GIS software processes and geodatabases.
  • Provide support to GIS users.
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work in a team environment.
  • If yourself or someone you know meets these qualifications, and would like to be considered for an interview, please submit a resume containing references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Tuesday, September 4th.

8/29/2018

INTERNSHIP: Salt Lake County Department of Regional Development Planning and Transportation 
Academic Year 2018-2019
Application Deadline: Monday, September 10, 2018 or until filled.
How to apply: Email a cover letter and resume/portfolio of work to Jake Young This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Hours: To be arranged with student at the beginning of each semester.
Pay: $15.00 per hour / no benefits offered.
 
Experience: No experience is required, but student must be enrolled in college level work in urban planning, GIS, or a related field. Student to have experience with ArcGIS, Adobe and Microsoft Suite and to show a basic understanding city and regional planning elements.
 
Physical demands and working environment: Office environment; work with computer and office equipment.
Intern is expected to attend various county meetings.
 
Summary: Under the supervision of Regional Planning & Transportation staff, supports the functions of the staff while gaining knowledge of basic land use and transportation planning functions; and performs other duties as assigned.
 
Functions: The following duties are intended to be a summary of possible duties.
 
Different duties may be assigned based upon the focus of a student’s area of study and the changing needs of the Regional Planning & Transportation.
1. Provide technical support to staff by conducting research and preparing reports and maps
2. Prepare agendas and reports for meetings; provide required information for specific meetings; assist in preparation and review of meeting minutes; conduct follow-up as needed
3. Assist with project open houses and public involvement efforts
4. Coordinates with consultants retained to work on land use studies, transportation projects, and other regional planning and transportation efforts
5. Other duties as assigned.
Technical Skills: Adobe Creative Suite (CS), Microsoft Office 365 (PowerPoint, Excel, Word), and GIS (ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Pro).
 

REMOTE SENSING STATISTICAL ANALYST AND PROGRAMMER, RedCastle Resources

Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Position Starts: As soon as practical


Company Background: RedCastle Resources is a small, employee-friendly company that provides geospatial and
information technology support to natural resource management agencies throughout the country and around the
world. We specialize in the analysis of remote sensing, ecological, and other geospatial data, with an emphasis on
communicating with natural resource managers and other subject matter experts. The majority of our staff provide
support through contracts with the USDA Forest Service, assisting National Forests, Regional and Washington Offices,
USFS Research, International Programs, and partner federal agencies to use advanced geospatial data and technology
for improved mapping, inventorying, and monitoring of natural resources.

Position Description and Key Responsibilities: We are seeking a statistical analyst with experience studying geospatial
data, particularly raster data. This individual will apply statistical and geospatial analysis, scientific programming skills,
and image processing techniques to inform natural resource management. The successful candidate will work both
individually and on project teams and use US Forest Service enterprise software applications, geospatial cloud
computing services, and other geospatial and statistical analysis software packages to facilitate data processing,
analysis, information extraction, and more efficient product generation.

Qualified candidates will:
● Have an understanding of mapping terminology and image analysis techniques;
● Demonstrate experience with mapping software;
● Be familiar with vegetation types and land cover classification systems;
● Be a good written and verbal communicator;
● Have a demonstrated ability to successfully manage multiple tasks simultaneously and effectively adapt to
changing client priorities;
● Be organized and have a high attention to detail.
● Have a personal and professional interest in natural resource management and the application of geospatial
technologies to resource management problems.

Education and Experience Requirements: This position requires a BS degree at least three or more years relevant
experience or a MS/PhD with one or more years’ of relevant experience. The following skills will be an advantage
during the selection process.
● Expertise in geospatial and image processing software, such as ESRI, QGIS, ERDAS, and Google Earth Engine;
● Experience with processing, registration, and analysis of remote sensing data;
● Programming in one or more of the following: Python, Javascript, R, C/C++ and applicable geospatial APIs;
● Experience working with databases (e.g. MySQL, PostgreSQL);
● Coursework in higher-level math, programming, statistics, ecology/environmental science, and remote sensing;
● Experience in machine learning, data science, and/or other scientific data analysis techniques;
● Experience making contributions to research publications;
● General programming including experience with shell scripting and version control, such as Git;
● Utilizes industry standard communication and visualization tools to communicate complex quantitative
information and analysis to senior executives and non-technical audiences.

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
For additional information, please call (801) 322-5100.
RedCastle Resources, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Compensation and Application Instructions: This is a full time position. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications
and experience. Full time employees are eligible for a benefits package that includes health insurance, HSA, dental and
vision plans, flex spending account, company matching 401K, profit sharing, disability insurance, and paid vacation and
holidays. If you are interested in applying, send a resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Phone calls and emails are welcomed for additional information. Application review will start immediately and continue
until successful candidate is found.


REMOTE SENSING MAPPING SPECIALIST, Redcastle Resources
Company Background: RedCastle Resources is a small, employee-friendly company that provides geospatial and
information technology support to natural resource management agencies throughout the country and around the
world. We specialize in the analysis of remote sensing, ecological, and other geospatial data, with an emphasis on
communicating with natural resource managers and other subject matter experts. The majority of our staff provide
support through contracts with the USDA Forest Service, assisting National Forests, Regional and Washington Offices,
USFS Research, International Programs, and partner federal agencies to use advanced geospatial data and technology
for improved mapping, inventorying, and monitoring of natural resources.
 
Position Description: The Remote Sensing Mapping Specialist will work individually and as part of a team conducting
mapping projects using high and moderate resolution imagery primarily in the western US, Alaska, and international
locations. The individual will assist in developing and implementing image processing and GIS modeling workflows for
developing landscape-level vegetation and ecological unit applications. The mapping process consists of integrating
information from vegetation, soils, geology, terrain, and climate to develop landscape and/or vegetation units and
attributes. Primary responsibilities include using existing geospatial and nonspatial data for developing mapping
concepts and applying concepts across large landscapes of 2-10 million acres. This requires using multispectral imagery,
automated pixel and object-oriented image classification techniques, spatial modeling, statistical analysis, and data
mining tools. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on projects ranging from base-level to
broad-scale projects. Occasional field work and travel is required.
 
The following characteristics are desirable:
● Personal and professional interest in natural resources and the application of geospatial technologies to
resource management problems,
● Experience with mapping software such as ERDAS, ArcGIS/Pro, eCognition, R, and Google Earth Engine;
● Experience or coursework in python, java script, ArcPy or other scripting languages,
● Background in ecology, forestry, soils, or natural resource management area with knowledge of landscape
vegetation, ecology, geomorphology, and field data collection methods;
● Excellent communication skills including technical writing and verbal communication.
 
Successful candidates are expected to be self-motivated, have demonstrated initiative, be able to work independently
and also as part of a team, be able to collaborate with resource specialists, and be adaptable to changing client
priorities.
 
Education and Experience: The successful candidate will have at least 2 years of experience in remote sensing with
good current working knowledge of geospatial software such as ERDAS Imagine, ESRI products (ArcGIS), Google Earth
Engine, Definiens eCognition, R, and others. The minimum degree requirement is a BA/BS (preferably a MA/MS) in a
natural resource or technical area such as forestry, biology, soils, geography/GIS, or ecology, with coursework in
geospatial technologies. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. This position offers a
generous benefits package which includes health and dental insurance, company matching 401K and profit sharing,
long term disability insurance, and paid vacation and holidays. A moving allowance may be provided. Submit resume
and cover letter to email below.
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
For additional information, please call (801) 322-5100.
RedCastle Resources,

RESEARCH-DRIVEN GRADUATE ASSISTANT  (15 hrs/week)

Dr. Charles R. Rogers with the University of Utah Department of Family and Preventive Medicine is excited to announce the availability of a research-driven graduate assistant (GA) position in the Division of Public Health.

For Fall 2018, there will be one position open for a new or continuing Masters/PhD level student who attends the University of Utah. One year of guaranteed funding is available, with tuition benefit, and the option for position renewal for one to four additional years. Only student candidates registered for Fall 2018 classes will be considered for this position. An I-9 background check will be required for the selected candidate.

This position is innovative in focusing on intervention development and implementation to reduce colorectal cancer disparities among African-American men; in focusing on education and experience in community-based participatory research; and in providing purpose-driven mentoring in all aspects of research. The GA will report directly to Dr. Rogers for 15 hours/week, and assist in study-related activities including, but not limited to: all correspondences including with the University of Utah IRB, participant recruitment and enrollment, data management and cleaning data, data collection and analysis (qualitative and quantitative), manuscript development, and results dissemination.

Submission Directions & Deadline: As one combined document, please send a 1-page cover letter including research interests and career goals, resume (2 pages max), and a list of 3 references by noon on Friday, August 24, 2018, to Academic Advisor Hailey McCormick (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).
For questions, please email Dr. Rogers at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


HEALTH EQUITY LEADERSHIP-FOCUSED GRADUATE ASSISTANTSHIP OPPORTUNITY
Dr. Charles R. Rogers with the University of Utah Department of Family and Preventive Medicine is excited to announce the availability of a health equity leadership-focused graduate assistant (GA) position in the Division of Public Health.
 
For Fall 2018, there will be one position open for a new or continuing Masters/PhD level student who attends the University of Utah. One year of guaranteed funding is available, with tuition benefit, and the option for renewal for one to two additional years. Only student candidates registered for Fall 2018 classes will be considered for this position. An I-9 background check will be required for the selected candidate.
 
The GA for this competitive position will report directly to Dr. Rogers for 10 hours/week, and assist in study-related activities including, but not limited to: coordinating and administering research study associated activities; assisting in project planning and ensuring that pre-established work scope, study protocol, and regulatory requirements are followed; and developing and maintaining recordkeeping systems and procedures. Opportunities for the support of participant recruitment and enrollment, data collection and analysis (qualitative and quantitative), and manuscript development are vastly promising.
 
Competency Preferences:
1. Verbal communications skills 
2. Planning/organizational skills 
3. Project management capabilities
4. Problem-solving skills
5. Personal motivation
6. Customer service skills
 
Submission Directions & Deadline: As one combined document, please send a 1-page cover letter including research interests and career goals, resume (2 pages max), and a list of 3 references by noon on Friday, August 24, 2018, to Academic Advisor Hailey McCormick (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).
For questions, please email Dr. Rogers at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 

GIS INTERN

Opening Date: August 15, 2018

Closing Date: Open until filled

Hourly Rate: $10.50 

Status: Part-time, Non-exempt

DEFINITION: Under general supervision, work with and assist City GIS staff to develop, maintain, and update various coverages and database layers of the City’s Geographic Information System (GIS) as directed by the GIS Administrator.

JOB RELATED AND ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS: Knowledge of: Experience with ESRI ArcGIS 10.x (ArcMap, ArcCatalog, ArcToolbox, ArcGIS Online). The GIS department has a need for a motivated individual to help with developing and implementing the latest in GIS technologies.

Skill to: Operate modern office equipment including computer equipment, large format copiers and plotters, calculators, field equipment such as Global Positioning Systems (GPS), and operate a motor vehicle safely. Have basic skills using spreadsheet and word processor software.

Ability to: Develop GIS data, including principles of data collection, including GPS, digital cartography, GIS , relational databases. Use aerial photography in GIS applications and create interactive web based maps.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Enrollment in a Bachelor’s degree or Associate’s program in engineering or geography or related technical field. Experience in survey services, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), drafting desired. Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate valid Utah driver’s license.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTSThis position requires the individual be engaged in undergraduate or graduate studies at an accredited college or university with an emphasis in Geography or GIS. An individual may also be a recent graduate of a formal GIS program to gain practical experience while seeking gainful GIS employment. A working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Access is necessary. GIS experience and familiarity with ArcGIS is mandatory.

WORK SCHEDULEIntern will work between 20 – 29 hours per week, within the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday, with the flexibility to work around schedule.

APPLICATIONS: Interested applicants must complete and submit a City application and resume to Human Resources through the website at www.westjordan.utah.gov. This position will be open until filled with first review on August 29, 2018. EOE.

 


 

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, GEOGRAPHY, EARTH, SPACE & ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES DEPT, Palomar College

Primary Function: The Assistant Professor, Geography is primarily responsible for teaching a variety of courses in the discipline of geography. Specifically, these courses include PHysical Geography and Geographic Information System (GIS) courses: off-campus field trips; and occasionally field courses. Teaching assignments may also include World Regional Geography and Human Geography courses. The teaching load is generally 15 hours per week.

Starting Salary Range: $59,295.56 - $94,211.74 annually. Academic training and teaching experience will form the basis for salary computation as determined by placement on the regular salary schedule of the College.

Minimum Qualifications: Must meet one of the sets of qualifications listed under a) through c):

a) A Master's degree in geography

b) A master's degree in geology, history, meteorology or oceanography AND a Bachelor's in geography.

c) A combination of education and experience that is at least the equivalent of the qualifications in either a) or b) above. You must complete and attach the Application for Equivalency form (www.palomar.edu/hr/equivalency-app/), if you do not possess the specific minimum qualifications as stated above, which includes degrees that have not been awarded at the time of submitting the application.

Diversity Statement: Position requires sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, faculty, and staff.

To Apply: Visit https://palomar.peopleadmin.com/postings/19642 for full details and required application materials.

About the District: Founded in 1946, Palomar College is a comprehensive, two-year community college that serves the greater North San Diego County region. Palomar College offers over 250 associate's degree and certificate programs to approximately 30,000 full- and part-time students. A favorite in the community among local institutions of higher education, Palomar College recently ranked #1 in community colleges in San Diego County in the San Diego's Best of 2016 Readers Poll. And, Palomar College is just 12 miles from the glistening Pacific Ocean and 30 miles away from all of the exciting cultural activities that sunny San Diego has to offer.

Palomar College is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).


GIS INTERN, Colliers International Utah Office

Intern Responsibilities:

  • Update and Maintain Database
  • Update Logos
  • Update Stock Maps/Tenant Aerials
  • Collect Data
  • ArcGIS Online
  • Help with ongoing Projects

Description:

This internship is a great opportunity for undergraduate students looking to expand their professional knowledge and skills by gaining real-life experience. The GIS Intern will work and collaborate with the GIS team, assist in organizing, participate in group meetings and perform related duties as assigned. It is a great way to gain hands-on experience with Esri products including (ArcMap/Pro, ArcGIS Online, Business Analyst); incredible chance for portfolio building and increase in experience for future jobs.

Basic Skills/Qualifications:

  • Entry Level
  • Currently studying GIS in college
  • Effective Communication Skills
  • Able to work in a team environment
  • Experience with Esri (AcrMap/Pro, ArcGIS Online)
  • Experience with Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop

Hours/week: 20 (can be a semester long to be counted towards GEOG 5940: GIS Internship class)

Timing: Fall 2018

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send a resume to Janis Chan, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


STUDENT AMBASSADOR - Department of Student Leadership & Involvement

The Department of Student Leadership & Involvement is seeking new student team members to support, train, and facilitate leadership development with the student organization community at the U. This position is ideal for individuals seeking experience in student activities who thrive in a fast paced environment. 

Position Responsibilities:

  • Assist with student organization annual registration process during peak times
  • Assist with the student organization tabling event—PlazaFest 
  • Assist with annual administrative training presentations for student organization leaders and advisors
  • Develop training materials in conjunction with the Student Organizations Coordinator
  • Develop monthly student organizations newsletter for student organization leaders
  • Develop and facilitate supplemental training for students groups—examples of possible topics: Officer Transitions, Conflict Resolution, Goals setting, Strategically Leading Your Organization, etc.
  • Participate in weekly one-on-one’s with Coordinator for Student Organizations
  • Assist with conducting assessment about the student organization community at the U
  • Serve office hours to answer emails about common student organization questions
  • Other duties as assigned

Position Qualifications:

  • Full-time student; undergraduate or graduate
  • Willingness to work minimum ten hours per week, including some evenings and some weekends
  • Experience in student leadership, student organizations, and/or student activities
  • Some customer service experience preferred

For more information or to apply, please see the official job posting.