GIS Analyst

  • University of Kentucky
  • Lexington, KY
  • Mar 20, 2019

Job Description

University of Kentucky

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title GIS Analyst
Requisition Number RE17662
Working Title GIS Analyst
Department Name 8H060:Kentucky Transportation Center
Work Location 176 Raymond, Lexington
Grade Level 44
Salary Range $40,872-65,395/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
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Required Related Experience
3 yrs
Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
Some lifting, pushing, or pulling of objects up to 50 lbs., and sitting for long periods of time,
Monday - Friday; 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.
Job Summary
The Traffic and Safety program within the Transportation Center offers a range of capabilities and expertise to accomplish the research and evaluation projects undertaken and this position would support and complement existing personnel and program goals. Responsibilities include performing work in the transportation safety area as required to assist other professionals, and as needed, independently complete research projects; working with other transportation-related disciplines and participate in team projects; using research project management techniques effectively; and understanding client needs and potential policy implications of recommended research solutions.

IEBC (Internal Employee Being Considered).
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Knowledge/expertise with Highway Safety Manual, MUTCD, Crash Database, MS Office Suite, and ESRI (GIS).
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 03/25/2019
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Please select the response that best represents your full years paid, full-time, employment experience in traffic and safety, research, and/or engineering.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  2. * Describe a situation in which you collaborated with individuals outside of your department to accomplish work objectives.
    (Open Ended Question)
  3. * Describe your experiences with geographic information systems and/or spatial data analysis.
    (Open Ended Question)
  4. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents