Geologic Mapping Lab Manager

  • Moscow, ID, USA
  • Apr 01, 2024
Full time Other

Job Description

The Idaho Geological Survey (IGS) is looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Geoscience Manager to join our team and lead and manage the Geologic Mapping Lab.

This position oversees a staff of GIS analysts and cartographers to guarantee operations of a nationally renowned geologic mapping lab; collaborates with geologic staff on federal, state, and industry-funded research projects; advises the IGS Director on scientific and technology needs to continue IGS’s tradition of excellence in geologic mapping and digital publications; and supports the development of the next generation of geologic data products.

The ideal candidate will have:
• Broad geoscience background.
• Experience supervising staff to achieve team objectives.
• An ability to take on large, multi-faceted projects.
• Innovative problem-solving skills.
• Ability to communicate information and ideas clearly and concisely both verbally and in writing.
• Leadership qualities that motivate others.
• Ability to navigate and manage competing deadlines.
The position is housed on the University of Idaho campus in Moscow, ID (, a family friendly community that merges the progressive vibes of the university with the classic and outdoor feel of the beautiful Palouse (

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