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Geospatial Specialists

Resources in the Geospatial category have a significant level of knowledge and understanding of geomatics. Geomatics includes the tools,  techniques and data used in geographic information systems (GIS), remote sensing, cartography, global navigation satellite systems, photogrammetry, geography and related forms of earth mapping. The Geospatial Specialist is knowledgeable on the suite of computer-based approaches to manage relational databases, digital maps, data from global position systems, and remotely sensed imagery to organize, display, and analyze spatial data related to the environment, business, planning, health care, homeland security, and infrastructure.

Maximum Hourly Rate: $95.00 / hr.

Information to Remember:

  • Vendors may submit candidates with a lower hourly rate. Cost makes up 30% of the total score for proposed candidates.
  • You can only select a single candidate for each request, regardless of dollar amount and/or the number of vendors you advertise to.
  • The dollar amount of your contract will determine the number of vendors you are required to advertise to and the number of resumes you may request for review.
    • Contracts $100,000 or under:
      • Option A:  You must select only one vendor, and will receive one resume to review.
      • Option B:  You may select up to five vendors and request up to three resumes from each vendor.
    • Contracts over $100,000
      • Option C: You must advertise to a least five vendors. You may select up to three resumes from each vendor.

Minimum Program Requirements

The vendors shown below offer resources that meet these minimum requirements:

  • B.S. or B.A. Degree with two years experience in a Geospatial Specialist role,  or an Associate Degree with 4 years of experience
  • Certification or degree program
  • Three engagements lasting more than six months in Geospatial Specialist role
  • Two projects or engagements that the Geospatial Specialist role exceeded $50,000 or 250 hours and at least one where the role exceeded $100,000 or 500 hours within the most recent 24 months

Roles include:

the following roles are available for Geospatial Specialists. Please include the desired role in your request:

  • Analyst
  • Database
  • Programmer
  • Technician

Vendors that offer Geospatial Specialist candidates:

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