Impact 7G GIS Analyst Position

GIS Analyst/Archaeologist (Full Time, Benefits)

Impact7G, an Iowa-based environment consulting firm (www.impact7G.com) seeks a highly motivated, self-directed individual with a strong background in archaeology and GIS to work fulltime in our Coralville, Iowa, office (formerly EarthView Environmental; www.eveinc.consulting). The GIS analyst will conduct GIS tasks, including spatial analysis, modeling, geodatabase design and management, and map production. Strong writing and report-production abilities are a must. The GIS analyst will work closely with I7G’s archaeologist and geoarchaeologist in conducting contracted projects in a timely and professional fashion. Depending on performance, advancement opportunities to supervisory roles are possible.

Required Qualifications:

  • A master’s degree or equivalent in archaeology or a closely related field.
  • Two to three years’ professional experience in archaeological GIS.
  • At least two years’ professional experience in the use of ArcGIS, including Spatial Analyst, ModelBuilder, and geodatabase design.
  • Demonstrated ability to carry research to completion
  • Detail-oriented, self-motivated work habits; motivation to improve and expand one’s skillsets.

Desired Qualifications:

  • At least one years’ experience in the archaeological application of geostatistical methods, particularly “predictive” or suitability modeling of archaeological site location.
  • Experience developing on-line GIS applications.
  • SQL and Python programming skills.
  • Familiarity with standard methods and techniques for archaeological investigations and CRM, including the Section 106 regulatory framework and
  • Professional archaeological survey or excavation experience.
  • Familiarity with midwestern/Plains archaeology.

Impact7G is a small and growing environmental consulting firm located in Clive, Iowa, with branch offices in Coralville, Slater and Sioux City, Iowa, and St. Paul, Minnesota. Our senior archaeologist, Joe Artz, has 30+ years experience in Midwest/Plains archaeology and 18 years’ experience in GIS. For information about archaeological GIS at I7G, see http://eveinc.consulting/services/gis-mapping-modeling/

Impact7G offers a benefit package that includes competitive medical, dental, vision insurance in addition to personal time off (PTO), personal wellness incentives, long term disability insurance and a company 401K plan, with optional life and short-term disability insurance.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.

To apply: Please submit a cover letter, indicating availability, along with your CV/resume as a PDF or Word file, to info@impact7g.com.  No phone calls please.

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