Looking for a job in the GIS field? One of the first places to start a search for a GIS job is on job listings sites that specifically list GIS jobs. Not only can you browse for jobs, you can also post resumes on certain sites specializing in employment in the GIS industry.
GIS Job Postings at GIS GIG
Geospatial job listings that are free to browse and free to post. GIS GIG is a companion site to GISLounge.com.
Canadian Geomatics Employment Center
The Canadian Geomatics Employment Center website provides users with tools to help find GIS, Remote Sensing, CAD, and Mapping jobs by connecting Canadian employers with qualified job seekers. Registration and resume posting is free to job seekers and employers.
Canadian GIS Jobs
From Geomatics in Canada, job listings for GIS jobs in Canada. Geomatics in Canada is a portal specializing in companies in Canada that are GIS and Remote Sensing oriented.
Remote Sensing and GIS job listings from Europe and North America. Mix of mostly academic and research oriented positions.
The home page of the site contains a growing list of countries that link to an employment gateway specific to the selected country. The site is free to browse for open positions but registration (also free) is required to sign up for job alerts, posting of resumes and to receive their newsletter.
Recruiters in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Global Positioning Systems (GPS), Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing, Image Processing, Computer Science and Related Technologies and Sciences.
Job listings for the United States with occasional listings for other countries. Jobs are free to post and browse.
GIS Jobs Clearinghouse
Probably the most well known job posting site. GIS only jobs worldwide (most from USA) are posted daily to this site.
GoGeomatics is a job site for jobs in GIS (or geomatics as the field is commonly known in Canada). There are separate portals for U.S., Canadian and European based positions. Posting and searching for positions are free but you will need to register to view the actual job listings.
My GIS Jobs
A geospatial career website that aggregates hundreds of GIS, remote sensing, and related geospatial fields job listings from across the web into a single place. In addition, GIS employers can post their positions directly to the site.
Occasional jobs and volunteer positions in the environmental and ecological fields are posted to this site. Login required.
(Article originally posted October 13, 2001)