Careers and Jobs

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On this page we will keep postings, links, and updates on career opportunities, job ads, workshops, resume building, and graduate school opportunities.  Please let us know if you have something that should be posted to this page; we will review it for potential inclusion.

Current Postings


The Jackson County Utility Authority is looking for a GIS/Utility Mapping Technician.  Details at Jackson County


The Geological Survey of Alabama is seeking a GIS Specialist.  For more information please see the State of Alabama Personnel Department and look under Employment, Job Announcements, and Continuous Announcements.  For more information on GSA's Mapping and Hazards projects and topics, click here.


The following is an internship opportunity:

The Northern Gulf of Mexico Sentinel Site Cooperative.  

More Information

 See Below how you may also learn more about careers.

What can I do with a Geography degree?
Careers in Geography can include fields related to environmental science, they can also be in areas of planning, development and international (Peace Corps), and they can be related to geospatial science.  Have a look at the possibilities, types of employers, and strategies on how to get the career you seek.

Mississippi Geographic Alliance
If you are interested in geographic education and careers related to the application of geography in education, then you may want to get to know the folks at the Mississippi Geographic Alliance and their support group.  You can contact them at MGA

Careers in Geology
An informative place to learn more about careers in Geology is at:  Careers in Geology

Geography Jobs
Have a look at "Geography Jobs" in About Jobs.  You can find their comments at: Geography Jobs

Jobs in Geography
For careers in Geography, you may want to look at the Jobs in Geography site for the Association of American Geographers: JIG

Careers in GIS