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  • Asha Weinstein Agrawal
    GIS Analyst Posted: 27 Oct 2010 07:33 PM PDT Job Title: GIS Analyst Description: Marstel-Day, LLC seeks an entry-level GIS Analyst for our Oakland office. This
    Message 1 of 1 , Oct 30, 2010
      GIS Analyst

      Posted: 27 Oct 2010 07:33 PM PDT

      Job Title: GIS Analyst

      Description: Marstel-Day, LLC seeks an entry-level GIS Analyst for our
      Oakland office. This is a full-time position in which the incumbent
      will support senior staff and planning staff on a variety of projects.
      Work requires incumbent to apply independent judgment in managing
      priorities and coordinating work activities to meet established
      deadlines. Specific duties would include: GIS data management and
      creation, project coordination, supportive mapping, data analysis, and
      geo-spatial product production. Incumbent is expected to work on one
      or more projects providing high quality mapping analysis and technical
      assistance under tight deadlines.

      Incumbent will be eligible for health and other insurance benefits,
      have access to a 401(k) plan and receive a competitive salary based on
      education and experience. Posted salary range for this position is
      $36,000 – $42,000.

      Essential Functions:
      • Performs raster and vector based GIS analysis as needed.
      • Develops high quality custom maps and templates.
      • Assists with the classification and procurement of new data.
      • Gathers, analyzes, and integrates spatial data from staff and
      determines how best the information can be displayed using GIS.
      • Digitizes map features into ArcMap from hard copy source material.
      • Designs and develops project specific GIS procedures requiring
      programming of customization of GIS applications.
      • Ability to convert data into the GIS from a variety of formats
      including CAD, raster images, tabular data, and KML.
      • Assists in the development, creation and maintenance of GIS geo databases.
      • Responsible for GIS computer administration and support including
      software installation and maintenance.
      • Ability to exercise sound judgment to independently define,
      investigate and resolve mapping problems and conflicts.
      • Ability to effectively present and brief mapping analytics and results orally.
      Qualifications: Applicant must have:
      • Detail orientation, with strong map production skills.
      • Accomplished written and verbal communication skills.
      • Experience using Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe
      InDesign software as they relate to desktop publishing and GIS
      cartographic applications
      o developing knowledge of Visual Basic, Python and other GIS related
      scripting language is a plus
      o knowledge of habitat conservation, land use management and natural
      resources is a plus
      • Proficiency in use of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access.
      • At least 2000 hours of GIS project-related internship or full-time
      employment (or a combination from both)
      • A BA/BS degree (A degree with a major in Computer Science, Planning,
      Geography, Natural Resources Environmental Science and/or a
      Certificate in Geographical Information Systems is plus)
      • A strong commitment to a conservation ethic, a strong desire to
      identify and support strategies for natural resource conservation, and
      a commitment to use green best management practices in the performance
      of work.

      To be considered for the position, applicants must reside in or be
      willing to relocate to a federally designated Historically
      Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone) as a condition of employment (go
      to http://sba.gov/hubzone/ for more information on this requirement).

      A resume, together with a GIS sample with associated text, and three
      professional references are required from all applicants. Go to
      http://marstel-day.com/employment.php, fill out the “Information on
      Applicants” form and submit your resume and other required information
      using the browser buttons provided. You must apply via the website

      Firm Name: Marstel-Day, LLC

      Firm Website: marstel-day.com

      Location: 1736 Franklin Street, Suite 500, Oakland, CA 94612
      Paid: Paid
      Start Date: December 1, 2010
      Category: GIS
      Contact Name: Robin Hayden
      Contact Email: rhayden@...
      Date Submitted: October 27, 2010
      Job Type: Permanent
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