Job Responsibilities:    • Participate with our Technical Services team, which provides various technical services to FRC managers and clients.    • Develop an understanding of the FRC business model, especially the importance of producing high quality products in a cost effective manner.    • Develop a thorough understanding of ArcGIS and associated tools, including an understanding of relational databases such as SQL Server and their use at FRC.    • Maintain and update property level spatial and attribute data within ArcGIS or similar systems.    • Develop an understanding of FRC’s internal inventory processor and assist with inventory design, processing, and reporting.    • Provide support for FRC’s handheld field data collection systems and inventory data transfer.    • Generate various project related maps, reports, and documents for clients.    • Provide managers with insight on innovations in the geo-spatial arena.    • Assist managers in the competitive bid process through support of mapping and data management time-and-expense estimates.    • Assist with other special projects as requested.    • Promote a positive image of FRC with clients, associates, contractors, and the general public. 
Requirements:    • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Forestry and 5 years practical experience.    • Practical experience with ArcGIS or similar mapping and data management systems.    • Practical experience in inventory design, workup, and reporting.    • Good understanding of biometrics, mensuration, volume equations, quantitative analysis, and statistics.    • Working knowledge of other standard computer software packages, e.g., Word, Excel, and Access (especially databases).    • Working knowledge of forest finance and economics.    • Must possess good verbal and written communication skills.    • Must possess good interpersonal skills and be able to work well with others in team production situations.    • Ability and willingness to take on new projects with little supervision.    • Ability and willingness to travel occasionally.