GIS Analyst Position in Oceanside

Bucknam Infrastructure Group, Inc. is searching for a GIS Analyst for their Oceanside, CA office. The successful candidate will provide field / in-house GIS mapping support for their Infrastructure Management team as well as internal GIS projects. Bucknam is looking for a creative self-motivated individual that works well independently while still keeping a keen focus on team building. Bucknam is striving to grow in its field and is looking for the candidate that fits its goals.

For more info and to apply, click here.

California Friday: Gravity Hill

Our next stop for California Friday is Gravity Hill in Sylmar.  For those of you that grew up in the San Fernando Valley, you probably remember going to Gravity Hill to experience your car rolling “uphill” without any power.  To make it extra creepy, it was best to experience this phenomena in the dark of night because Gravity Hill was next to a cemetery.  Then add in a legend about a school bus crash that happened there and the children that died will push your car to keep you from the same fate … that makes it even more creepy! Continue reading

Local GIS Jobs This Week

GIS Specialist – iWater, Irvine

Airports-Logistic Coordinator II – Parsons, Los Angeles

Student Assistant-GIS/Cartography/Geology – Dept of Conservation, Los Angeles

GIS Applications Team Lead – SoCal Gas, Los Angeles

GIS Technician – APR Consulting, Pomona

GIS Specialist – NextGen, Orange

GIS Analyst – City of Whittier

GIS Intern – CHC Consulting, Carlsbad

GIS Analyst – Management Applications, Los Angeles

Intern Data Management and Analysis – Community Development Commission, LA County

GIS Technician – CDI Corporation, Orange


Oblique Imagery of the West Coast

The National Geodetic Survey (NGS) deployed the NOAA Office of Marine and Aviation Operation’s King Air aircraft to complete the collection of geo-referenced oblique imagery of the West Coast. More than 3,000 images were collected from the U.S.-Mexico border to Cape Flattery, WA. The imagery will be used to assess impacts of the ongoing El Niño event in several NOS mission areas, including navigation and coastal zone management. Continue reading