Tetra Tech ARD is currently accepting expressions of interest for the STTA GIS Specialist, Jakarta based on our USAID LESTARI project. USAID’s LESTARI project supports the Government of Indonesia to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and conserve biodiversity in carbon rich and biologically significant forest and mangrove ecosystems.
Job Summary: s/he supports various technical teams and the M & E team to conduct analysis and prepare maps in terms of identifying landscape boundaries, specifications, forest cover, deforestation rates, GHG reference levels, and overall monitoring of LESTARI impact on these variables. S/he provides technical support and capacity building on an as-needed basis on spatial planning and GIS technology.
Requirements include previous experience in a similar position for USAID project or other international donor projects; experience working on forest, natural resources, or development spatial planning; demonstrated ability to use spatial analysis software and apply it to spatial planning; understanding of Indonesian spatial planning laws and procedures; proficient in using computers with related knowledge of software programs and internet; must also have the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, stressful environment; native fluency in spoken and written Indonesian; professional competency in spoken and written English; familiar with USAID procedures and regulations is an advantage; willing to work and travel intensively and extensively in the field; and demonstrated ability to play collegial and leadership roles working on multi-disciplinary teams. University degree in related field required.
Please submit a letter of interest, CV and three professional references by 5 March 2017 (the latest) with subject STTA GIS Specialist, Jakarta based to: recruitment@lestari-indonesia.