Monday, March 6, 2023

Job Posting: Geospatial Technician

Organization: JOA Surveys, LLC
Position Type: Seasonal, Part-Time w/ Full-Time potential in Summer
Location: Anchorage, Alaska
Closing Date: Until filled

JOA Surveys, LLC is an Anchorage based land surveying company, specializing in tides and water level measurement, vertical datums and geodetic networks. We are recruiting a computer savvy, office technician dedicated to precision documentation of geospatial field measurements for publication. This position will be based out of our Anchorage office and has the flexibility to be a hybrid position between office and home. A small amount of fieldwork may also be incorporated to build hands-on experience.

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Our ideal candidate will possess the following competencies:
  • Degree, or pursuit thereof, in Math, Science, or Surveying.
  • Competency with Microsoft Suite and Google Workplace as well as aptitude for using archaic computer programs. Experience with programs such as MATLAB, Python, or ArcGIS is a plus.
  • Organized and mindful of details.
  • Independent work ethic with proven time management and ability to meet hard deadlines.
  • Previous experience in data analysis or technical report writing.
  • Excellent oral and written communication.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Compile field information into specified formats for publication.
  • Submit new benchmarks to the National Geodetic Database.
  • Download and organize pictures and notes from a live, ArcGIS app.
  • Monitor incoming tide data dashboard for quality control.
  • Write social media posts and updates for a new JOA website.
  • Assist with travel itineraries and permitting.

Submit a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to Julia Mickey: