Position Details

Geographic Information System Support

ID: EISD-008 Location: Kansas City Program: ERS
Wage/Hr: $24.00 Hours/Week: 24 Minimum Age: 55

This position is considered temporary and is currently funded for roughly 52 weeks with the possibility of an extension. Teleworking is an option with this role.


BA/BS Degree

  • Experience required with Windows, MS Word, MS Excel
  • Experence using Esri ArcGIS desktop and server software to perform GIS analysis and cartography. Experience querying databases. Experience supporting ArcGIS Server. Experience developing technical documentation.


Will support geographers in the Research Support Branch of the USDA Economic Research Service’s Information Services Division through the use of ArcGIS desktop and server software, data queries and analytics, support of ArcGIS Server, and development of documentation.

  • Use ArcGIS software to create or update various types of maps of sufficient quality for analysis and publication. 25%
  • Query, join, and use data in various formats, including Excel and SQL Server, to conduct spatial anaylsis in support of economic and sociology research. 25%
  • Support ArcGIS Server software and map services. 25%
  • Document the GIS processes and products of the Research Support Branch. 25%


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