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GIS classes start in August - Shasta College‘s Fall 2016 GIS course offerings : GIS-CAD Integration (GEOG 21), Map Principles (GEOG 9), Intro to GIS (GEOG 10), GIS and Society (GEOG 5).
County of Los Angeles is opening GIS exams – Exams open July 18th at 8 AM - From: Mark Greninger [] I am pleased to announce that the County of Los Angeles is opening GIS exams for the recruitment of talented staff to fill a number of vacant GIS positions within the County and to support its
Redding Area GIS Users Group meeting – July 19th - The July meeting of the Redding Area GIS Users Group (RAGU) will be held Tuesday July 19th, from about 5:30 to 7:00 pm, at the Angelo’s Pizza (1774 California St, Redding, 96001), the green push pin on this map
Far North Regional GIS Council (FNRGC) July 21st, 2016 - Please join us for the Far North Regional GIS Council (FNRGC) meeting at Redding City Hall, Thursday July 21st, 2016 in the River Conference Room (1st floor) from 10:00am – 3:00pm.  A few FNRGC members attended the Esri conference this
Senior GIS Analyst / Project Manager for VESTRA Resources, Inc. - VESTRA Resources, Inc. is seeking a Senior GIS Analyst / Project Manager. This position acts as a project manager, in addition to oversight and participation in more complex technical work.  If you are interested in the position please see the

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