Posted 1-23-2019

TriMet is hiring a GIS Data Analyst

TriMet's Mobility & Location-Based Services section (formerly GIS & Location-Based Services) is seeking applications for a GIS Data Analyst to join our team. Mobility & Location-Based Services works closely with IT to support agency-wide GIS initiatives. Our team collaborates with nearly every other department at TriMet, assisting with projects such as analyzing demographic statistics, evaluating the impacts of changes in transit service, and supporting TriMet's multimodal trip planner, to name just a few. Our ideal candidate will combine a depth of up-to-date technical expertise in GIS, data analysis, and web mapping platforms, with a breadth of experience in problem solving, communication, collaboration, outside-the-box thinking, and a passion for transit and public service. We encourage you to apply for this position if you:
Consider yourself a map geek
Are passionate about open source geospatial software and open data, including OpenStreetMap.

Take pride in writing scripts as a regular part of your workflow
Are comfortable with acquiring, processing, and visualizing large, complex, and dynamic data sets.

Have experience with open source web mapping and a desire to grow those skills further
Enjoy brainstorming, conceptualizing, and building workflows and systems to pull together disparate data sources into a meaningful, easy-to-understand map or application
Have an eye for design and clarity in presenting the best possible cartographic answers to unique and challenging questions.

Aren't afraid to ask questions, ask for help, or bring in external resources to solve a problem or build something amazing.

Thrive as a valued support resource for GIS and data analysis questions from many different people and groups, and can prioritize and manage numerous requests effectively
Have the insight and confidence to identify gaps and deficits in our data and workflows – and then lead the charge to improve them.

Are passionate about TriMet's vision, mission, and values, and are excited at the prospect of working with over 3,000 TriMet employees who share that passion.

Posted 2-18-2019

UAV Operator – Sales and Services Support Specialist

Job Description:

To implement and further develop Frontier Precision Inc. small drone business strategy. Working hand-in hand with our sales staff as the company’s resident expert. This currently includes working with existing customers within Survey and GIS disciplines, while also identifying new customers outside of our traditional sphere of influence.

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Posted 2-18-2019

Savant Steering Technologies—a navigation services company for the Horizontal Directional Drilling industry—is proud to offer the position of Apprentice Steering Technician to qualified applicants. This position will require working, traveling, reporting, and training directly under the supervision of the Operations Manager until such a time as your apprenticeship is complete at which point you will be traveling and working in the field alone.

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Due to the acceleration in our economy, we thought it an appropriate response to create a Jobs page that would help employers find qualified people to fill available positions.  Currently there are 6.7 millions jobs being advertised in the United States and so far, not enough qualified workers to fill them.  Here are positions currently being offered in the geospatial industry.

Posted: 1-17-2019

Weyerhaeuser has an opening in our GIS Services group for a GIS Data Lead. This is an IT position and is located in our Seattle office in Pioneer Square. Please refer the following job posting: