Student: Jr. GIS Analyst

Updated: 7 months ago
Location: Lexington, KENTUCKY
Job Type: PartTime
Deadline: 23 Mar 2017

Posting Details

Job Title Student: Jr. GIS Analyst
Requisition Number SE01313
Department Name 3J5SE: Student Employment
Work Location Lexington, KY
On Campus/Off Campus Off Campus
Salary Range $8.50/ hour
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Preferred Education/Experience

PREFERRED: Bachelor’s degree in GIS, geography, computer science, City and Regional Planning, or a related field (or actively pursuing a degree). 1 year working knowledge of Esri ArcGIS Desktop (ArcMap, ArcCatalog). Basic knowledge of Python and interaction with ESRI ArcGIS.

Hours per Week


Job Summary

Primary role is helping to implement Geographic Information Systems (GIS) solutions. The Jr. GIS Analyst also plays a supporting role in related non-GIS IT projects.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

REQUIRED: Basic experience in GIS, geography, computer science, or a related field. High proficiency with basic productivity tools and software, e.g., MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint. Familiarity with current technology (social media, cloud computing, “smart” internet searching.) Strong analytical, quantitative, and reasoning skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to synthesize innovative ideas within project constraints. Strong willingness to learn, grow, and make a meaningful contribution to the company.

Deadline to Apply 03/23/2017
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Anticipated Start Date 03/01/2017

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