(Position is located in Nebraska Air National Guard facilities in Lincoln.) Performs duties as a Geographic Information Systems Specialist in support of the Nebraska Army National Guard (NEARNG), Construction and Facilities Management Office (CFMO). Collects, analyzes, manages, and distributes statewide spatial information products and services supporting Installations Geospatial Information and Services (IGI&S). Creates and maintains current spatial data layers and metadata that adhere to strict national databases. Conducts field work using various surveying equipment to preserve accurate GIS data. Provides direct customer service support to project managers and CFMO personnel by providing standard and custom cartographic products. Completes maps and analysis to aid site master planning, maintenance, and all other construction and military training projects. Maintains hardware and software equipment and make technical recommendations to meet system and project requirements.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in geography, geographic information science, or related area plus two years of training and experience in GIS, cartography, and remote sensing. Familiarity with ArcGIS and ArcView software. Familiarity with GPS. Experience must demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills.
Master’s degree in geography, geographic information science, or related area. At least one year of experience with Spacial Data Standards for Facilities, Installations, and Environment (SDSFIE). Experience with metadata editing.
Posted Salary: $47,000/yr. minimum
Job Type: Full-Time
Internal Number: 69523
About University of Nebraska - Lincoln
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.