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GIS Database Developer - WY, CO - GG
GIS Database Developer – WY, CO
Western EcoSystems Technology, Inc. (WEST), a dynamic medium size consulting firm with offices in 13 states, is looking for a fulltime, experienced GIS Database Developer in either our Cheyenne, WY, Laramie, WY or Fort Collins, CO office. WEST was founded in 1990 and over the last 26 years has grown to be one of the premier environmental and statistical consulting firms in the United States. WEST has a permanent core of professionals with broad experience in basic and applied ecological studies and the sophisticated analysis of natural resource data. This unique blend of disciplines and our years of experience in both areas allow us to provide original solutions to a wide range of natural resource issues from inventory to permitting to risk assessment to basic research. WEST provides consulting services to government, industry and other organizations.
The ideal candidate will have experience and interest in GIS as it is applied to environmental and natural resource subjects. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing and administering geospatial database solutions for a wide range of in-house users, programming automation of database- and GIS-related tasks, and providing GIS support for a variety of environmentally focused projects for industry, government, and private organizations.
This is a general description of the functions for this position and is not inclusive of the duties which may be associated with this position.
Bachelor’s degree in Geography/GIS or a related field, such as Information Technology, Computer Science, Remote Sensing, or Environmental Science AND 2 or more years of professional GIS experience
Master’s degree in Geography/GIS or a related field, such as Information Technology, Computer Science, Remote Sensing, or Environmental Science AND 6 or more months of professional GIS experience
Additional Preferred Skills:
Successful candidates must be able to pass a background check; a pre-employment drug screen; and a DMV records check that meets WEST’s minimum criteria to operate a motor vehicle on behalf of the company. A valid driver’s license will be required. Candidates must adhere to all health and safety requirements. This is a general description of the functions for this position and is not inclusive of the duties which may be associated with this position.
Join WEST and you will discover a company comprised of dedicated employees, many of which have been part of the WEST family for over a decade. WEST is an employee owned organization with a tradition of professional integrity dedicated to a family atmosphere and a diverse workforce.
WEST provides equal employment opportunities to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Further, WEST takes affirmative action to ensure that all individuals are treated fairly, and without discrimination, for recruitment, selection, advancement and every other term and privilege associated with employment.
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