the smart solution for Springfield jobs

12Y Geospatial Engineer

Company: Army National Guard
Location: Springfield
Posted on: December 1, 2018

Job Description:

You can play an important part in disaster relief missions as a Geospatial Engineer for the Army National Guard. In this role, you will extract and supply geographic data that supports military operations of all kinds and help commanders visualize the battlefield during combat.

As a Geospatial Engineer, your primary responsibility will be to collect and process military geographic information from decentralized sources (remote sensed imagery, digital data, intelligence data, existing topographic products, and other collateral data sources), present this information to leaders, and return decisions to the field.

You may also:
------- Supervise topographic surveying, cartography, and photolithography activities
------- Assist in topographic planning and control activities
------- Assist in determining requirements and providing technical supervision of geographic intelligence programs

Job Duties
------- Create geographic data and compile them into maps
------- Create and maintain multiple geospatial databases
------- Prepare military-style briefs covering all aspects of the terrain

Some of the Skills You--------ll Learn
------- Basic knowledge of Geographic Information Systems
------- Imagery interpretation and exploitation

Helpful Skills
------- Interest in geography, maps, and charts
------- Ability to demonstrate basic computer skills and work with drafting equipment
------- Conceptualize ideas into computer-generated 2-D/3-D geospatial products
------- Preference for a technical career field

Through your training, you will develop the skills and experience to enjoy a civilian career with construction, engineering, and architectural firms, as well as with government agencies as a surveyor, mapmaker, cartographer, cartographic technician, or photogrammetrist.

Earn While You Learn
Instead of paying to learn these skills, get paid to train. In the Army National Guard, you will learn these valuable job skills while earning a regular paycheck and qualifying for tuition assistance.

Job training for a Geospatial Engineer requires 10 weeks of Basic Training, where you'll learn basic Soldiering skills, and 20 weeks of Advanced Individual Training (AIT) and on-the-job instruction, including practical application of geographic information systems. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field.


  • Paid training
  • A monthly paycheck
  • Montgomery GI Bill
  • Federal and State tuition assistance
  • Retirement benefits for part-time service
  • Low-cost life insurance (up to $400,000 in coverage)
  • 401(k)-type savings plan
  • Student Loan Repayment Program (up to $50,000, for existing loans)
  • Health care benefits available
  • VA home loans
  • Bonuses, if applicable
  • Most non-prior service candidates will earn between $200 and $250 per drill weekend, subject to change
    • Military enlistment in the Army National Guard
    • Must be at least a junior in high school, or have a high school diploma or a GED certificate
    • Must be between the ages of 17 and 35
    • Must be able to pass a physical exam and meet legal and moral standards
    • Must meet citizenship requirements (see NATIONALGUARD.com for details)

      Requires military enlistment. Programs and benefits are subject to change. Ask your Army National Guard recruiter for the most up-to-date information. Actual MOS assignment may depend on MOS availability.

      This position may qualify for a bonus, ask your National Guard recruiter for the most up-to-date information.

      Keywords: Army National Guard, Springfield , 12Y Geospatial Engineer, Engineering , Springfield, Ohio

      Click here to apply!

      Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

      I'm looking for
      in category

Other Engineering Jobs

Automotive Technician - Kemper Rd
Description: Accelerate your potential br br Geared for the Driven br br Interested in a rewarding career with great pay, outstanding benefits and the opportunity to grow Valvoline Instant Oil ChangeSM VIOC (more...)
Company: VIOC Corp
Location: Cincinnati
Posted on: 12/17/2018

Product Engineer
Description: Summary of Position: The product engineer has the primary technical responsibilities for the specific product line including but not limited to design, documentation, and sustaining
Company: Standex
Location: Cincinnati
Posted on: 12/17/2018

Process Engineer - EDM - Springfield
Description: Process Engineer - EDM--Essential Function: Responsible for the performance of assigned Manufacturing processes.-- This includes capacity, throughput, yield, reliability, and safety.-- Develop, lead, (more...)
Company: Silfex
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 12/17/2018

Associate Distribution Engineer
Description: Associate Distribution Engineer Job Description:Distribution Engineer Locations: Charlotte NC, Indianapolis IN, Cincinnati OH, Orlando FLDo you want to grow your career and be part of a team solving critical (more...)
Company: Leidos
Location: Cincinnati
Posted on: 12/17/2018

Pest Control Technician
Description: See why Food Processing Magazine honored Ecolab Pest Elimination as The Top Pest Management Company Ecolab is seeking Pest Control Technicians to join its industry leading Pest Elimination team. In this (more...)
Company: Ecolab
Location: Columbus
Posted on: 12/17/2018

Sr. Automation & Controls Engineer-DeltaV
Description: Senior Automation Controls Engineer-DeltaV Ideal candidates will possess 10 to 15 years project experience in the Biotech, Pharmaceutical, Chemical, Food and Beverage and Consumer Products industries.This (more...)
Company: Cameron Craig Group
Location: Cincinnati
Posted on: 12/17/2018

Automotive Service Technician
Description: Mercedes Benz of Centerville--provides a rare blend of outstanding leadership and a culture that is distinctively people-oriented. --At Mercedes Benz of Centerville we are dedicated to providing the finest (more...)
Company: Mercedes Benz of Centerville
Location: Dayton
Posted on: 12/17/2018

Manufacturing Engineer
Description: MANUFACTURING TOOLING ENGINEER Primary Responsibility and Description As a member of a fast paced and growing company the manufacturing tooling engineer will be responsible for tooling required for the (more...)
Company: Standex
Location: Cincinnati
Posted on: 12/17/2018

Master Service Technician - Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram
Description: What are the day-to-day responsibilities ul li Performing vehicle repair and/or maintenance work as outlined on repair order with efficiency and accuracy, in accordance with dealership and factory (more...)
Company: AutoNation
Location: Columbus
Posted on: 12/17/2018

Entry Level Service Technician - Hyundai
Description: What are the day-to-day responsibilities ul li Performing vehicle maintenance work as outlined on repair order with efficiency and accuracy, in accordance with dealership and factory standards
Company: AutoNation
Location: Columbus
Posted on: 12/17/2018

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Ohio jobs by following @recnetOH on Twitter!

Springfield RSS job feeds