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    Summary

    Correction - changing the expected Entry on Duty date from April or May 2019. No other changes.

    These positions are located in Denali National Park and Preserve, Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, Kenai Fjords National Park and Wrangell St. Elias National Park and Preserve, in the Resources Division.

    The typical seasonal period is Apr.-Oct. and , but can be variable during these months due to weather conditions, project needs, or funding. Anticipated Entry on Duty: April or May 2020

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    Responsibilities

    Visits field sites to gather information using accepted Global Position System (GPS) surveying and mapping techniques including both mapping grade and surveying grade Real Time Kinematic (RTK) projects.
    Prepares digital and hardcopy mapping and information products for park needs with required tasks including (nut no limited to) field data collection, spatial analysis, LIDAR processing, creating 3D geospatial datasets/representations, geo-referencing and cartographic production.
    Prepares and maintains digital and hardcopy versions of data and data histories (meeting FGDC metadata standards).
    Assists in the design and development of GPS data dictionaries, spatial data inventories and field collection planning for seasonal natural resources, cultural resources and facility management projects.
    Assists park staff in the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software and analysis, helps train staff in field GPS techniques and in integration of field data into geospatial information.



    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

  • Job family (Series)

    1371 Cartographic Technician

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