The Harvard Library is currently seeking applicants with geographic information systems experience for our Geospatial Data Technician position. As a member of the Harvard Geospatial Library production team, the Geospatial Data Technician will contribute to data and metadata production workflows enabling and enhancing access to the university’s large collection of GIS and digital geospatial resources through our online repository, Harvard Geospatial Library (HGL) http://hgl.harvard.edu
This is a hybrid work environment role (remote and on-site) typically performed in a library/office setting. Training and onboarding for the position will be conducted primarily on-site with an opportunity for expanded remote work hours as approved by the department and as is compliant with Harvard University flex work policies.
Across the Harvard Library, our work is enriched by our diverse campus community. Our unique and wide-ranging abilities, experiences, and perspectives are integral to achieving Harvard University’s mission of excellence in research, teaching, and learning for our patrons, our collections, and our workplace. We believe that an inclusive environment that cultivates and promotes understanding, respect, and collaboration across our diverse workforce enables our success.
We invite individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences and abilities to be a part of our community of over 700 staff members. Our work with faculty, students and researchers to explore answers to intellectual questions, enduring and new, and to seek solutions to the world’s most consequential problems, requires that we not only reflect, but also champion our diverse society.
Our salaries – combined with comprehensive benefits– create a competitive and compelling total rewards package. For more information on our benefits and salary ranges please visit the following sites:
Total Rewards Summary https://hr.harvard.edu/totalrewards
Salary Range (Grade 53) https://hr.harvard.edu/salary-ranges
Typically, a new hire can expect a starting salary somewhere in the lower part of the range. The amount will vary based on the position and the candidate’s relevant experience.
Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply by Jan 3, 2022
To learn more or to apply please visit the Harvard Careers web site:
Geospatial Data Technician
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Marc McGee (he/him/his)
Geospatial Metadata Librarian
Information & Technical Services
Published: Saturday, December 11, 2021 01:06 UTC
Last updated: Saturday, December 11, 2021 01:06 UTC