shrug-l: FW: Job openings: GTMNERR Environmental Trainer and GIS Analyst

Ippolito, Judith ippolij at
Mon Feb 13 13:43:23 EST 2006

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From: Paulsen, Janis [mailto:Janis.Paulsen at] 
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Subject: FW: Job openings: GTMNERR Environmental Trainer and GIS Analyst

Our internet is down right now, can someone post this to SHRUG-L?
Thanks a
whole lot!

-----Original Message-----
From: Calder, Fred 
Sent: Monday, February 13, 2006 12:32 PM
To: Paulsen, Janis
Subject: Job openings: GTMNERR Environmental Trainer and GIS Analyst

You may know someone who would be interested in the GIS position at the
Fred -

From: Zimmerman, Janet C. [mailto:Janet.Zimmerman at] 
Sent: Saturday, February 11, 2006 12:04 PM
To: Zimmerman, Janet C.
Subject: Job openings: Environmental Trainer and GIA Analyst

There are two new job openings at the Guana Tolomato Matanzas National
Estuarine Research Reserve (GTM Reserve) in Ponte Vedra Beach (St Johns
County) FL.
1. Environmental Specialist II/Environmental Trainer
2. Engineering Technician IV/Geographic Information System (GIS) Analyst

If you know anyone who might be interested, please encourage them to
apply. A
job description of both jobs are listed below. More information and how
apply can be found at 


1. The Environmental Specialist II/Environmental Trainer position
working cooperatively with Reserve staff and the community to translate
scientific research, assess education needs, target relevant
professional audiences, conduct workshops that address priority coastal
management issues, and evaluate results. This position will work closely
within the GTMNERR Education Team to design and implement a successful
GTMNERR Education Program; develop ways to increase regional networking
collaboration across sectors involved with coastal management issues;
provide the best available science-based information, tools, and
required by individuals, environmental professionals and groups that are
making important decisions regarding coastal resources.  Travel to and
coordination of meetings and job-training events will require occasional
at night and/or on weekends.  This is a full-time 40-hour per week
with benefits.  The GTMNERR is a scientific research and environmental
education program focused on improving the understanding and management
our coastal natural resources and all estuaries in general.

The following Career Service job opportunity is currently being posted
on the
People First website:

Req. No.:  37020639-51290720-20060123113300
Working Title:  Environmental Specialist II/ Environmental Trainer 
Position Number:  37020639
Location:  Ponte Vedra Beach (St. Johns County)
Facility:  GTMNERR Environmental Education Center
Starting Salary:  $2,979.40/month
The direct link to the job posting is 


2. OPS Engineering Technician IV/OPS Geographic Information System (GIS)
Analyst) - Position #37979112
Salary Range:  $15.00 - $20.00 per hour
Duties & Responsibilities:
Implements and manages the GTMNERR (Guana Tolomato Matanzas National
Estuarine Research Reserve) Geographic Information System (GIS) to
the resource management, scientific research and environmental education
programs of GTMNERR which is an ArcGIS based system on a local area
Acquires and updates data layers, conducts analyses, produces digital
hard copy products, and assists GTMNERR staff and partners in utilizing

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of Geographic Information Systems; cartography; digital
techniques, spatial data management; geographic projections, and
of geographic coordinate systems.  Skilled at:  use of ESRI software
such as:  ArcGIS 9.x, ArcPad 6, ArcInfo Workstation, ArcView 3.x, and
applicable extensions.  Experience with GPS hardware, software, and data
management.  Ability to:  collect, evaluate and analyze geographic data;
report writing; understand and apply applicable department rules,
regulations, policies and procedures; work independently; communicate
effectively verbally and in writing; establish and maintain positive
relationships with others. 
Special Requirements:
A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university is required
science, education, or communications and one to two years of related
professional experience (or equivalent work experience).  A master's
may be substituted for the required experience. Expertise in Network
administration, information systems management, database management, and
photogrammetry is highly desirable.  Knowledge of basic ecology and
environmental issues is advantageous.  

Please apply at: 
This is an OPS GIS position which does not include insurance or leave
benefits.  The salary range for this position is $15 - $20 per hour
which is
commensurate with experience. 

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