Geospatial Analyst, Wyoming Department of Transportation

Cheyenne, WY

Organization: Wyoming Department of Transportation

Duties:

  • Manages environmental databases – Maintains project data including record of cultural surveys, wildlife surveys, wildlife roadway corridor information, wetland mitigation sites and other miscellaneous resource locations throughout the state in various environmental databases.
  • Develops customized queries and reports from the databases utilizing highly technical and specialized software for internal WYDOT use and to provide to state and federal agencies.
  • Performs a variety of analyses associated with maintaining accurate and up to date environmental database. Ensures accurate coding and project status for ES activities in Primavera.
  • Environmental Document/Cartography Preparation -Manages the ES spatial database.
  • Produces maps for inclusion into National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documents and for assigning consultant work.
  • Assists with environmental mapping for statewide corridor planning. Utilizes various software to incorporate consultant data into usable format for use with WYDOT software.
  • Provides cartography to various stakeholders. including federal agencies, state agencies, varied WYDOT programs, citizens and consultants.
  • Prepares and provides staff with environmental resource data for NEPA compliance.
  • Routinely reviews environmental documents to ensure cartography is accurate for the project and displayed in a clear and concise manner.
  • Project Coordination and Support – Assists two Environmental Coordinators with monitoring environmental activities and documentation to assist the ES section in meeting section goals.
  • Attends plan reviews, public meetings, and other project related meetings as a representative for WYDOT Environmental Services.
  • Provides technical support for environmental staff and occasionally provide field support for environmental investigations.
  • Maintains the WYDOT environmental services website with current project data and environmental improvements created by WYDOT.
  • Project Research – Performs environmental research and analyzes data on projects to compile resource concerns for project meetings.
  • Using judgement and knowledge of project status, reviews and analyzes bi-monthly district project reports.

Desired qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree (typically in Geography or GIS)
with 0-1 year of progressive work experience (typically in Geography or GIS) with acquired knowledge at the level of a Map Editor.

Salary/pay: $18.54 – $23.18 Hourly

Link to more information: Find out more about the position and apply.

Application deadline: March 30, 2018

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