Summer GIS Intern needed at CT DEEP

The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, Office of Information Management, is currently seeking to fill a 6-month, temporary Seasonal Resource Assistant position to work with the department’s GIS program. The work location is Hartford.   Duties may include:  (1)    Providing technical assistance with ArcMap, ArcCatalog and ArcGIS Online to GIS users, (2)    Creating new … Read more

Crowd-mappers needed for Nepal

The Humanitarian Open Street Map team has mobilized to help with the terrible earthquake in Nepal, fairly close to the capital Kathmandu.  Please pass along the following link to your students and colleagues:   http://tasks.hotosm.org/   OSM tasking manager is a crowd-mapping tool funded by US-AID, the World Bank, AusAID, and others. This collective effort … Read more

Upcoming WesGIS Workshop: Introduction to GIS

May 20 & 21, 10:30 am – 2:30 pm, Allbritton 204 Free training workshop for Wesleyan faculty and staff introducing fundamental concepts and skills to begin using a geographic information system (GIS). Training includes short presentation demonstrating skills, hands-on skills time with step-by-step tutorials,  instructional materials, and refreshments/snacks. Good for beginners or for current GIS … Read more

WesGIS Workshop: Story Maps

Creating a Story Map Friday, April 10, 2:00-3:00, Allbritton 204 Story maps combine interactive online maps with other content (text, photos, video, audio) to portray a place, event, issue, or pattern within a geographic context. Story maps can use the tools of a geographic information system but don’t require creators or users to have any … Read more

GIS Database Research Analyst position

The World Resources Institute is hiring a GIS Database Research Analyst for the Aqueduct project: https://careers-wri.icims.com/jobs/1883/aqueduct-gis-database-%E2%80%93-research-analyst-i/job?mobile=false&width=1264&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-300&jun1offset=-240 Learn about Aqueduct here http://www.wri.org/our-work/project/aqueduct

GIS Internship – City of Norwalk CT WPCA

The Water Pollution Control Authority (WPCA) for the City of Norwalk seeks a GIS intern to assist in the development and quality control of various GIS layers. Performs technical functions necessary to create and maintain GIS spatial data, uses centrally managed spatial data for analysis and mapping; general maintenance and editing of databases and GIS … Read more

Global Forest Watch is hiring a GIS Intern

Global Forest Watch at the World Resources Institute is hiring a GIS intern for Summer 2015. https://careers-wri.icims.com/jobs/1879/gis-intern%2c-global-forest-watch/job  All applications must be received online to be considered.

Conservation and GIS Specialist position at Rainforest Trust

Rainforest Trust seeks an experienced tropical conservationist with hands-on field experience and a GIS specialist. The primary role of this new position will be to assist protected area projects from inception to completion and to monitor their effectiveness through remote sensing techniques. The position will analyze Protected Areas, endangered species, forest cover, and land use … Read more