CEMML is a research, education and service unit within the Warner College of Natural Resources at CSU. CEMML applies the latest and most appropriate science to promote the sustainable management of natural and cultural resources on Department of Defense (DOD) and other public lands. We provide technical support, conduct applied research, and offer career development and learning opportunities to support resource stewardship. We collaborate with our sponsors and within CSU to resolve complex environmental issues, leaving a legacy of science-based decisions that sustain our resources for future generations. To learn more about CEMML’s contributions to land management, our mission, vision, and values, visit http://www.cemml.colostate.edu/.
A Geographic Information System (GIS) Analyst (Research Associate II Special) position is available with the Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands (CEMML). The duty location is full time at Offutt AFB in Omaha, NE. This position will require travel, up to a week at a time, to supported installations.
The GIS Analyst will be responsible for data development and data maintenance for all environmental GIS data. This includes but is not limited to incorporating data from disparate sources, applying quality control checks, and standardizing data to the SDSFIE. The individual will also be responsible for providing GIS support to the Air Force environmental programs. This includes but is not limited to cartographic support, data requests, and data analysis. This position will engage with Air Force environmental Program Managers and staff at all supported installations on a routine basis. This includes but is not limited to collaborating on projects, providing status updates, and presenting to small groups.
Required Job Qualifications
Preferred Job Qualifications
Demonstrated work experience with the following:
Reflecting departmental and institutional values, candidates are expected to have the ability to advance the Department’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.
The GIS Analyst will be responsible for data development and data maintenance for all environmental GIS data for five U.S. Air Force Bases. The successful candidate will ensure all data are maintained to the SDSFIE standards, metadata meets project requirements, and passes Quality Control checks.
GIS Support and Data Analysis
The GIS Analyst will be responsible for providing GIS support including but not limited to cartographic support, data requests, and data analysis.
The GIS Analyst will be responsible for collection and evaluation of existing spatial and aspatial data from disparate sources. The successful candidate will perform field data collection using GPS, rectify aerial photography, and digitize features from imagery.
The GIS Analyst will engage with Air Force environmental Program Managers and staff at all supported installations on a routine basis, including but not limited to reviewing data and providing status updates.
The GIS Analyst will be responsible for periodic travel (2x per year per remotely located base), up to 1 week in duration per trip, to provide project updates, conduct GIS data review, and offer GIS support services.
The GIS Analyst will be responsible for monthly reporting requirements.
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