Wisconsin Geospatial Jobs - Archived Positions
Administrative Program Specialist
Wisconsin State Cartographer's Office - Madison, WI
|Deadline to apply:||07/19/2013|
|Payrate:||$42,576 Annually (Minimum)|
Degree and area of specialization:
Bachelor's Degree in Geography, Cartography, Geographic Information Systems, Management Information Systems, Computer Science, or closely related field.
A Bachelor's Degree in another area of study combined with a graduate certificate in GIS, or combined with two years experience in mapping and/or GIS application my be substituted for the above requirement.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
The Wisconsin State Cartographer's Office (SCO), a unit administered by the Department of Geography at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, seeks a qualified individual to develop and maintain geospatial technologies in support of SCO's outreach mission. This includes investigation, testing, development, deployment, and ongoing maintenance of open source and commercial geographic information system (GIS) software in traditional and web-based applications, as well as development and implementation of analysis and visualization methods for remote sensing data and other raster datasets.
The SCO -- with a statutory mission of outreach, information/data dissemination, and coordination -- gathers, maintains and delivers information about mapping and geospatial activities in the state. It accomplishes and coordinates these duties through various means, including print and web publications, presentations at conferences and workshops, and leadership and participation on statewide and local councils, associations, committees, taskforces, and consortia.
The ideal candidate will have skills and experience in these areas:
Other desirable qualifications include:
DESCRIPTION OF VACANT POSITION:
60% Program Development
10% Other duties as assigned
A criminal background check will be conducted prior to hiring.
A period of evaluation will be required.
TO ENSURE CONSIDERATION: Application must be received by: July 19, 2013
HOW TO APPLY:
Unless another application procedure has been specified above, please send resume and cover letter referring to Position Vacancy Listing #76852 to:
550 N Park St
170 Science Hall
Madison, WI 53706-1404
NOTE: Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding the names of applicants must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality.
UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.
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