Employment Opportunity

GIS Data Services Analyst, part-time position

FSU Job ID: 42431

Closing Date: October 13, 2017

The Florida Natural Areas Inventory is seeking a part-time employee with a strong interest in conservation to prepare natural resource reports and data products, coordinate online mapping services, web and social media content, and assist with GIS analysis.

Job Duties:

  • Prepare maps, reports, spreadsheets and data files for outside requests from government agencies, private consultants, and the public, as well as in-house projects.
  • Work with other staff to design, implement, and maintain conservation web mapping services on the FNAI website.
  • Represent FNAI in outreach efforts through website content, social media, meetings, events, responding to user questions, etc.
  • Track trends in data requests, web traffic, etc. and assist in development of new data or map products to meet public needs.
  • Assist with GIS analysis of natural resource data including species habitat, natural communities, and land cover. Assist with in-house GIS technical support.


  • Bachelor’s degree required; preferably in an environment-related field, such as biology, geography, environmental science, or environmental planning.
  • Coursework or experience using ESRI ArcGIS.
  • Basic experience with web design and content management, web mapping services.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Good-to-excellent writing and communication skills.
  • Strong interest in conservation issues with general knowledge of Florida ecology and wildlife.
  • The ideal candidate would be a self-starter who takes initiative to learn new skills and help solve problems.

This is an excellent opportunity to work closely with scientists, planners, and other environmental professionals, and gain experience with wildlife conservation, natural resource management, land use planning, and GIS. This is an entry-level position with benefits. We are looking for the position to be 50%-60% of full-time.

Salary: $30,000 FTE pro-rated to part-time for a candidate that meets base requirements; higher compensation may be offered for a candidate with additional skills or experience.

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