Kentucky GIS Conference

KAMP is proud to announce the dates for the annual conference. The 2015 KY GIS Conference will be held October 12-14 in Owensboro, Ky.

Call for presentations

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Clark County Job Opening – GIS Technician

Clark County GIS in Winchester, Kentucky is seeking one qualified applicant for the position of GIS Technician. This is an entry level,  full time position that requires some outdoor work. Qualifications include a Bachelor’s Degree in Geography or similar field, or High School Education with 2 years work experience in GIS. Familiarity with ESRI software and Trimble GPS equipment is preferred. A full job description can be obtained from the Clark County GIS Office via email at jobs@ccgisonline.com. Resumes may be submitted by email to jobs@ccgisonline.com or via U.S. Mail to Clark County GIS, 34 S Main Street, Room 8, Winchester, KY 40391. No telephone inquires please. Hourly rate is dependent on education/work experience. Benefits include Health, Dental, and Life Insurance, Paid Annual and Sick Leave, and Paid Holidays. This position requires a pre-employment physical and drug screen. Resumes will be accepted until close of business (4PM Eastern) July 1, 2015.

Stephen M. Berry, GISP
Clark County GIS
34 S Main St, Room 8
Winchester, KY  40391
(859) 737-9255

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City of Berea – GIS / Survey Tech position open

Announcement can be viewed at http://bereaky.gov/government/city-departments/human-resources/employment-opportunities/

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June 17th Hazard KAMP workshop

“GIS for You, Your Region and Your Career Path”

WORKSHOP

When: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 – 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM Where: Hazard Community and Technical College – Technical Campus Room 109 101 Vo Tech Dr. (http://www.hazard.kctcs.edu/ ) Hazard KY 41701 – Phone: 606-487-3065

To Register: Eventbrite - KAMP Workshop - June 2015

Contact email: demetrio.zourarakis@ky.gov; john@kradd.org Instructors: Jennifer Schenkenfelder (Kentucky Division of Geographic Information); Dona Hanson (Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development); Vincent A. DiNoto, Jr. (Jefferson Community and Technical College – National Geospatial Technology Center of Excellence); Joshua Farrow (Gateway Area Development District); Jeremy Sandifer (Univ. of Louisville – Center for Geographic Information Sciences); Boyd Shearer (OutrageGIS); Demetrio P. Zourarakis (Kentucky Division of Geographic Information); Scott Dobler (Western Kentucky University – Kentucky Geography Alliance)

Program Details

Level: Introductory/Intermediate

Capacity: 23 seats; first come – first served, strictly.

Cost: Free (KAMP members); $25 (General) – registrant may elect for this fee to go toward KAMP membership (*)

Style: Hands – on

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Position Opening: LOJIC Customer Support Specialist (Job Bid #15-056)

Description:

The Louisville/Jefferson County Information Consortium (LOJIC) GIS is seeking a LOJIC Customer Support Specialist to provide standard and custom hardcopy maps and digital data products to the public sector, private sector and LOJIC partner consultants; draft GIS products/services policy and associated fees; develop programs for and/or administer new standard products and direct consultants in the creation process; create programs for and/or administers highly specialized custom mapping requests; advise LOJIC participants on the technical and pricing aspects of generating, maintaining and establishing new products and fees; oversee the development and maintenance of the LOJIC home page (non GIS components); coordinate the development of the GIS components of the home page with LOJIC staff, participants and consultants; oversee/write programs for the timely dissemination of LOJIC data.

Qualifications:

Bachelor Degree in geography, cartography or a related field; three or more years related experience; an equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted; knowledge of GIS software, cartographic concepts, digital and manual printing, skill in oral and written communication; ability to operate a PC, printers/plotters and associated Windows environment software (e.g. Microsoft Word, Excel, etc.); ability to resolve problems; ability to adapt to a changing work environment and work in a team environment.

Salary Range (Based on applicant qualifications):
Minimum: $44,657.60;  Midpoint: $55,827.20;  Maximum $66,996.80

Deadline for submitting resumes and applications to MSD Human Resources is May 22, 2015.

For more information and instructions for applying for this position, see: http://www.msdlouky.org/insidemsd/jobs.htm#info

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Job Opening: Louisville Water Company

The Louisville Water Company is seeking a qualified candidate to fill a GIS Technician I/II position. The position is responsible for updating and maintaining Automated Mapping/Facilities Management (AM/FM) data, and facility maps and records by utilizing GIS tools and techniques for data creation, collection, maintenance and display to support infrastructure functions and related utility operations.

Job Posting

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