Job Announcements



Mar 12—Mar 16, 2014:

Please find below the link to the USAJobs vacancy announcement for the five (5) geospatial analyst positions that the FEMA National Watch Center is hiring. We are looking for motivated, creative, and analytical individuals to staff these positions, which are permanent full-time (PFT) jobs working rotating shifts in support of the Watch. (All U.S. Citizens - DEU) (Status Candidates - MP)


Job Title: Emergency Management Specialist (Geospatial)

Department: Department Of Homeland Security

Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency

Job Announcement Numbers: FEMA-14-NLF-18334-DEU / FEMA-14-NLF-18334-MP


Since new FEMA HR rules only allow us to keep these announcements open for a brief period of time, we’d like to make sure that these opportunities are announced far and wide. Please note that we are advertising for both status candidates as well as “All U.S. Citizens,” which means we are looking for ALL individuals with the appropriate background, education, and experience to apply.



ESRI, ongoing

ESRI is searching for students majoring in computer science, geography, and geographic information system (GIS) technology for positions throughout our organization as well as for their summer programs. 


They have entry-level opportunities for software developers, software product engineers, web developers, geospatial analysts, support analysts, and more.


Their Summer Internship Program offers students the opportunity to work in a variety of departments, gaining experience with talented GIS professionals and software developers.  Application deadline is March 15, 2014. 


Fall and Spring Semester internships are also available.  Please go to for more information on these paid internships.


The Student Assistantship Program will provide sponsorships to a number of students who wish to work at the ESRI International User Conference Applications are due by April 14, 2014 for the next conference.

Article on Job Opportunities in Mapping

·         Nature, Vol 427, 22 January 2004


Nationwide Employment Opportunities

GIS Jobs Clearinghouse

GeoWeb Interactive

GIS Job search through SAIC

Environmental Jobs and Careers

U.S. Census Bureau

Association of American Geographers 'Jobs in Geography'

Society for Conservation Biology

State of Louisiana Civil Service Jobs

National Geographic

Student Conservation Association Internships


Local GIS Companies:


Software & Scanning Services
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Pond & Company

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