The American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, founded in 1934, is a scientific association serving over 7,000 professional members around the world. Our mission is to advance knowledge and improve understanding of mapping sciences to promote the responsible applications of photogrammetry, remote sensing, GIS, and supporting geotechnologies. ASPRS members work as analysts, specialists, educators, engineers, managers, administrators, product developers, operators, technicians, marketers, scientists and researchers in the fields of Aerospace, Agriculture, Archeology, Biology, Cartography, Defense, Development, Ecology, Environment, Forestry, Geodesy, Geography, Geology, Homeland Security, Hydrology, Land Appraisal, Medicine, Real Estate, Transportation, Urban Planning and Water Resources. The Rocky Mountain Region serves ASPRS members in Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, and New Mexico.
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Job Summary: The Associate Director of Science and Data functions as a Senior Level Manager reporting directly to the Director/State Forester of the Colorado State Forest Service (CSFS) and will serve as Acting Director, in the absence of the Director when needed. As a member of the CSFS Leadership Team, the Associate Director of Science and Data shares the responsibility for all services performed by the CSFS and will be responsible for establishing the strategic direction and long term objectives and goals for the CSFS. The Associate Director will also serve as a member of the Executive Budget Committee, where they will be responsible for analyzing financial resources to ensure CSFS program objectives are met.
The Associate Director will provide leadership, program oversight, coordination and administration of statewide science and data programs, policies, and procedures in the following areas: Geospatial Data Management, Forest Inventory and Analysis, Forest Insect and Disease Monitoring, Warner College Liaison activities, and Science Delivery. The staff that they oversee are responsible for programmatic budgets ranging from $200,000 to 1.5 million, totaling over 2.5 million and spanning multiple years of funding. They are responsible for coordinating with the Director and other Associate Directors to ensure agency staff is keeping current with emerging science and technology. Additionally, they are responsible for planning the work to be assigned and accomplished by staff, and establishes production or quality standards for the staff’s work.
U.S. Geological Survey
National Geospatial Technical Operations Center
The U.S. Geological Survey National Geospatial Technical Operations Center (NGTOC), Denver, CO has a student contractor position (up to 40 hours per week) beginning in January of 2018. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office and Google Applications is preferred. The Student Contractor will be working under the direction of the Management Services Specialist to support facilities management.
Facilities Administrative Assistant Student Contractor
● The U.S. Geological Survey’s National Geospatial Technical Operations Center (NGTOC) is looking to fill a part time (15-25 hours/wk during the school year and up to 40 hours/wk during vacation times) student contractor position beginning in the winter of 2017-2018. Students must at least be in their first college year with no more than three completed years of college. Although students may be accepted while in their fourth year of studies, graduate students will not be considered for this position. Students must meet the minimum requirement of having 18 years of age.