KGS has an opening for a cartographer to produce maps and illustrations and support GIS and data management.

Official announcement: KGS seeking a cartographer to produce maps and illustrations and support GIS and data management

The Kentucky Geological Survey is seeking a team-oriented cartographer who can immediately participate in the production of publication-quality maps and illustrations for an active research and service organization, and ideally provide support for GIS operations and data management. The successful candidate will have a key role in producing deliverable products for STATEMAP-supported geologic mapping, as well as other high profile scientific publications. Position will work full time from the KGS office on the campus of the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. At a minimum, candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in geography, cartography, GIS, geology, or a related field; and have demonstrated proficiency with ArcGIS, Adobe Illustrator, Map Publisher, and MS Office. Candidates will be asked to submit examples of their previous work. Applications will be accepted until September 18, 2017.

For additional details about the position or to begin your application, please go to .

Please direct questions about the position to William Andrews,

For questions regarding the application process or using the UKJobs system, please contact UK Employment at 859-257-9555, option 2.


Last Modified on 2023-01-05
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