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Organization: Weyerhaeuser
Title: Forest GIS Analyst
Location: Springfield, OR
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2018-05-08

Position Description:

For consideration, you'll need to fill out a formal application on our website. Please either go to Weyerhaeuser.com/Careers and search for job number "01012234" or copy and paste the following link to go directly to the application: http://weyer.jobs/12234

General Information:
This position is part of the FMS support structure responsible for supporting all of WY’s US timberlands. It is a Full Time, Exempt position. The strongly preferred location is Springfield, OR.

Background:
As a FMS Analyst you will have an opportunity to assist in providing efficient and effective problem identification and resolution for Weyerhaeuser resources and will work with Weyerhaeuser’s forestry GIS system (FMS) as well as Esri’s ArcGIS suite. We are looking for a customer oriented analytical thinker with the ability to review issues and symptoms and determine appropriate solutions. The FMS Analyst must be self-sufficient in completing support requests using Weyerhaeuser’s forestry GIS solution, Esri’s ArcGIS suite, MS Access, and/or SQL for data mining purposes and should have strong organizational and communication skills. The successful candidate must possess the ability to work both in a team environment and individually with limited supervision, and must have the ability to adapt to changing priorities and learn new concepts and applications quickly.

Key Functions:
- FMS Service Desk Support including answering support calls and emails, logging support requests and troubleshooting user requests and issues related to Weyerhaeuser’s forestry GIS as they arise.
- Independent problem solving and follow through on support requests.
- Build and maintain a comprehensive understanding of Weyerhaeuser’s forestry GIS database structure, functionality, and design.
- Lead training efforts related to Weyerhaeuser’s forestry GIS including creation and delivery of training materials.
- Collaborate in testing and maintenance release deployments of Weyerhaeuser’s forestry GIS
- Spatial data Analysis and maintenance, data mining procedures
- Map template creation and maintenance.

Requirements:
- Bachelor’s degree or higher in GIS, Geography, Forestry, or other Natural Resources field is required.
- Graduate degree or Certificate in GIS is preferred.
- A minimum of one year customer service experience is preferred.
- A minimum of 2+ years of field and/or GIS experience is preferred.
- Familiarity with ArcGIS suite is required.
- Experience working with SQL or the Microsoft Office 2010 suite including Access is preferred.

Additional Details:
- This position will involve overnight travel for work related purposes. Travel is expected to be 25% to 50%.
- A valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record is required as a company vehicle may be driven periodically for specified assignments.

About Weyerhaeuser
We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference.

We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us.

Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

For consideration, you'll need to fill out a formal application on our website. Please either go to Weyerhaeuser.com/Careers and search for job number "01012234" or copy and paste the following link to go directly to the application: http://weyer.jobs/12234