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Organization: H. T. Harvey & Associates
Title: Temporary GIS Analyst
Location: Los Gatos, CA
Application Deadline: 2017-08-02
Posted: 2017-06-02

Position Description:

We have an immediate temporary opening in our Los Gatos office for an experienced part-time GIS Analyst. This assignment is for approximately 4-6 months.
The candidate will join our GIS team and assist in providing technical GIS support to our ecologists. The position is a collaborative role involving frequent interactions with project managers and field staff members across several offices. Assignments likely will include data development, digitizing, advanced GIS spatial analysis, database design and editing, and final map creation.

Required qualifications:
•2 years of relevant experience
•Expertise in conducting spatial analyses and modeling, developing and managing databases, working with CAD files in GIS, generating and providing calculations using geospatial and tabular data, and efficiently creating professional maps
•Strong background in detailed and attractive map production
•Proficiency in Windows and MS Office
•Strong analytical skills
•Strong verbal and written communication skills
•Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment

Experience in AutoCAD, Illustrator, Photoshop, or other graphics programs, as well as an artistic eye and creative graphics skills, is preferred but not required. Candidates with an M.S. or a Ph.D. degree in geography, GIS, or a related field are preferred, but applicants with a B.S. and direct relevant experience will be considered.

About H. T. Harvey & Associates:
H. T. Harvey & Associates, an established ecological consulting firm based in Los Gatos, California, employs nearly 100 ecologists, landscape architects, and other professionals in six offices in California and Hawaii. Our core areas of expertise are restoration ecology, landscape architecture, plant ecology, wildlife ecology, and aquatic ecology. We cultivate excellence in our staff and our work in pursuit of our mission to create ecologically sound solutions to our clients’ complex natural resource challenges.

How to apply:
Interested candidates should respond by submitting a cover letter, resume, and references through this link: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=htharvey&jobId=24682&lang=en_US&source=CC2 using ONE (not separate attachments) .doc or .pdf file (system allows for only ONE attachment, so resume, cover letter, and references must be incorporated into ONE file); via mail to H. T. Harvey & Associates, Attn: Personnel, 983 University Ave., Bldg. D, Los Gatos, CA 95032; or by fax to 408.458.3210.