DEEP GIS Seasonal Resource Assistant

The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, Office of Information Management, is currently seeking to fill a 6-month, temporary position to work with the department’s GIS program. The work location is Hartford.

Duties (may include):

  • Updating the National Hydrography Dataset (NHD) for Connecticut,
  • Providing technical assistance with ArcMap, ArcCatalog and ArcGIS Online to
    GIS users,
  • Creating new or updating existing documentation and metadata,
  • Designing and preparing of map services and web maps,
  • Designing and preparing maps formatted for printing distributed digitally,
  • Reviewing tabular and spatial data for accuracy, consistency and completeness.

Qualifications:  Applicants will need a working knowledge of ESRI ArcMap and ArcCatalog software. The following experience/skills would be a plus: cartography, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Excel, python scripting and ArcGIS Online. A degree in geography, GIS, or closely related field is preferred.
Pay Rate:  Pay rate varies from $11 to $14 per hour depending on skill level. There are no benefits. There are paid holidays after 90 calendar days.
Hours per Week:  This is a fulltime position, typically 40 hours per week (plus lunch), Monday through Friday within normal business hours. Some scheduling flexibility is possible.
Anticipated Length of Position:  This is a temporary position, lasting approximately six months. A seasonal resource assistant may work a maximum of 1040 hours. The anticipated start date would be approximately July 1, 2016 (and last through at least February 1, 2017).
To Apply: Submit a seasonal employment application, letter of interest, and resume, to:
Elizabeth Doran
Connecticut DEEP
Bureau of Central Services, Office of Information Management
79 Elm Street, 6th floor
Hartford, CT 06106 (email submittals preferred)
Application Deadline:  June 1, 2016