GIS assistant, Archbold Biological Station, Florida

FW by Andy Wilson


Job: Data Assistant at Archbold Biological Station, Florida

Archbold Biological Station, a not-for-profit dedicated to long-term ecological research, education and conservation in south central Florida, is seeking a bright, intellectually curious person, to fill the technical support position of Data Assistant at a dynamic field station,

The incumbent of this career-building position will report to the GIS / Data Manager. The Data Assistant is responsible for the day to day monitoring and trouble-shooting of data flow from raw file entry point of abiotic and biotic data to relational databases, real-time streaming onto an SQL Server, and automated subset data transfers to offsite end users.

Associate’s degree in Computer Science or related field, or relevant coursework or equivalent work experience preferred. Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel required. The ideal candidate will have experience with Microsoft Access and SQL Server, and be familiarity with SQL Server scheduled jobs and general database maintenance. Experience with GIS and web design a plus but not required.

This is a full-time position with benefits. Salary commensurate with experience. Additional information at

Please submit cover letter, resume, and three professional references, to hr. Deadline is September 18, 2015 or until filled, with anticipated December 1 or earlier start date.

EOE/AA Employer


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