GIS Mapping Corpsmember
The AmeriCorps GIS Mapping Corpsmember (age 18-25) serves alongside U.S. Forest Service Chippewa National Forest natural resource professionals. The service term is focused to help develop the Corpsmember’s professional skill sets while providing expertise and valuable contributions to the host site. The GIS Mapping Corpsmember will learn hands-on skills in the work of planning and maintaining a transportation system for the purpose of natural resource management. Primary focus will be the review of field inventory data gathered by others and entering this information into a national database.
This is a full-time commitment for a year-long AmeriCorps service term. The Corpsmember will receive a monthly stipend and an education award upon successful completion of the term that may be used for education expenses or to repay qualified student loans.
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Location: Lodging is available in the bunkhouse at the Forest Service Walker District Ranger Office in Walker, MN.
For more information, view the GIS Mapping Corpsmember position description.
This program is available to all, without regard to disability, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation or political affiliation. The Conservation Corps engages AmeriCorps members, ages 18-25, as defined under the American Conservation and Youth Service Corps Act, a subtitle of the National and Community Service Act of 1990. Reasonable accommodations provided upon request.
Deadline: October 13, 2017
Interested in GIS? Be sure to check out our IWI GIS Mapping and Outreach Corpsmember position!
Questions? Contact Megan Zeiher, Recruitment Coordinator
firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-209-9900 x35