Current Openings:

WGNHS seeks to hire a GIS Technician. This position will work with a WGNHS Hydrogeologist and GIS staff to improve access to water table maps and other groundwater datasets. Typical tasks will include review, editing, and finalization of GIS data and metadata using ArcMap, ArcGIS Pro, and other GIS tools.

These datasets will ultimately be made available through our Publications Catalog ( as well as GeoData@Wisconsin (, improving usability and access to this important natural resource information.

For more information and application instructions, please visit: Hiring GIS Technician


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