Geographic Information Systems /
PAQ is looking for a full-time GIS / Database Technician to assist with its precision agriculture and national
dataset analyses. Project work includes mapping and analysis of precision farming datasets including yield data, planting and application maps, interpolation of soil test values and fertilizer recommendation maps, and
remote sensing imagery. We also do spatial and
temporal analyses of state, regional, and national
datasets of agriculture census data.
The successful candidate will be able to run ArcGIS, QGIS, R, Excel, and understand SQL database
structure and queries. Experience with remote sensing and image analysis desired. Experience with Access,
Excel pivot tables, and writing SQL queries will be quite useful. Experience with R programming and analysis, web-based GIS tools such as ArcGIS and GeoServer will set you apart. Python programming and GDAL scripting experience a valuable plus.
Salary will be commensurate with experience.
A Bachelor’s degree in related field required, Master’s degree preferred. Position is based in Monticello, IL with occasional travel and options for remote work.
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