Donald W. Hamer Center for Maps and Geospatial Information part-time positions for summer and next year

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 10:46 -- exf107

Hi,

We are hiring for the Donald W. Hamer Center for Maps and Geospatial Information part-time positions for summer and next year.

Please share this link to the job posting to interested individuals, email lists, and/or classes. https://psu.jobs/job/78137

PART-TIME INFORMATION RESOURCES AND SERVICES SUPPORT
CAMPUS/LOCATION: University Park
DESCRIPTION
Operate a maps and geospatial information service desk. Assist library patrons with the print map collection, digital map collection, and geospatial data collection using library systems, computer mapping tools, and online resources. Work on projects involving the print map collection, digital map collection, and geospatial data collection including filing maps, georeferencing maps, and working with and/or producing geospatial data and metadata. Minimum job requirements: Able to work alone or in conjunction with faculty and staff members. Commitment to excellent customer service. Ability to work on projects independently and as part of a group. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated high level of reliability and responsibility. Current progress towards or completion of a Bachelor’s degree. Windows/Microsoft Office proficiency. Characteristics highly desired: Coursework and/or experience with maps and geographic information systems (GIS). Interest in geography, cartography, GIS, remote sensing, web-mapping, and related topics. Basic programming skills in R, Python or another programming language.

Best,


Tara L. LaLonde
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist

Donald W. Hamer Center for Maps and Geospatial Information
The Pennsylvania State University, University Libraries
1A Pattee Library
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: (814) 863-5753
tll38@psu.edu