NGTOC has a vacancy announcement for a Cartographer Recent Graduate

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 15:45 -- exf107

From: Craun, Kari [mailto:kcraun@usgs.gov]
Sent: Tuesday, April 17, 2018 5:24 PM
To: Ming-Chih <mhung@nwmissouri.edu>; Patricia Drews <drews@nwmissouri.edu>; cbrewer@psu.edu; Charles Toth (toth.2@osu.edu) <toth.2@osu.edu>; Qiu, Xiaomin <Qiu@missouristate.edu>; Karen Schuckman <kschuckman@psu.edu>
Subject: NGTOC Vacancy Announcement: Cartographer Recent Graduate, GS-1370-07/09/11

 

Greetings!

 

USGS is posting another Recent Graduate vacancy announcement on USAJobs.  Students that have graduated within the last two years (at any level - Bachelor's , Masters, Ph.D.)  are eligible for this position as are those graduating in May-June.  Note that this is a government position, so, U.S. citizenship is a requirement.  Location is Rolla, MO. More details are included below.  Please pass along to interested students.  If anyone has questions, let me know.

 

NGTOC has a vacancy announcement for a Cartographer Recent Graduate, GS-1370-07/09/11 position.  This position will be located under the Office of Operations and the duty station is Rolla, MO.

The position will open Wednesday 4/11/18 and close on Wednesday 4/25/18.  The position is open to all that qualify for Recent Graduate appointments.

As a Cartographer within NGTOC, some of the specific duties will include:

·  Receiving on-the-job instruction and training to provide experience in the practical application of basic cartography and geography principles, techniques, and concepts.

·  Conducting analyses of digital cartography processes to become familiar with cartographic and geographic work methods and procedures.

·  Analyzing software and database systems and developing recommendations as appropriate for technical modifications.

·  Analyzing geospatial products with the object of improving consistency between products and delivery mechanisms in different data themes.

The full job announcement can be found at https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/495092800

Please refer to the official announcement for application requirements or changes.  Current students that are enrolled in school and will graduate no later than June 2018 are eligible to apply for this position. 

Sincerely,

Kari J. Craun

Director, National Geospatial Technical Operations Center

U.S. Geological Survey

573-308-3802 (office)

573-465-1255 (cell)