Job Detail

Organization: Far Western Anthropological Research Group, Inc.
Title: GIS Analyst
Location: Sausalito, CA USA

Posted: 2022-06-15
Application Deadline:

Position Description:


Since 1979, Far Western has worked in partnership with private industry, government agencies, tribal organizations, and non-profit groups, to achieve goals surrounding cultural resources management, environmental review, and compliance processes. Far Western has an immediate opening for a GIS specialist. Minimum responsibilities include basic cartographic production, data entry, georeferencing scanned maps and digitizing archaeological features. Advanced responsibilities for applicable candidate could also include advanced spatial analysis, database design, and web map design. Experience with ESRI ArcMap and ArcGIS Pro are required. This job requires a detail oriented person with the ability to work with a variety of people in a fast paced environment. This position is available in either our Davis or Sausalito offices.

Preferred candidates will have a GIS Certificate and strong database skills as well as knowledge and experience with Trimble GPS, Microsoft Excel, Access, as well as general principles of archaeology. This is an excellent opportunity with a respected cultural resource consulting firm. The successful candidate will have the opportunity for a variety of tasks on jobs throughout California, Nevada, and the surrounding areas.

Who we are:
• Problem solvers
• Workflow managers
• Adaptive workers
• Master organizers
• Teammates

What we do:
• Deal effectively with diverse people
• Uphold work product quality standards
• Commit to putting in extra effort
• Ensure the job gets done correctly

What you can expect working with the Far Western GIS Team:
• Open, shared work space with the team
• Focused, yet personable co-workers
• Interaction with smart, hard-working authors, project managers, and GIS specialists
• Challenging projects
• Positive attitudes
• Casual dress code
• Healthy work/life balance

Salary level is market-competitive and commensurate with experience and location anticipated between $22 and $30 per hour.. Far Western is an equal-opportunity employer and offers the following benefits:
• Paid Time Off
• Medical Insurance
• Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability
• Dental and Vision
• Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
• 401(k)/Profit Sharing
• Bonus Compensation
• Incentive Awards and Spot Bonuses
• Transit Commuter Benefits

Please provide a cover letter stating why you are interested in this position and your resume in PDF format, and three references.

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