Purpose: The Sarasota County Green Map is an online, interactive map highlighting Sarasota County’s many sustainability features. It serves as a central, geographically-focused resource to assist community members and visitors in their efforts to live more sustainably. Green Map Data Stewards are needed to help take the Sarasota County Green Map to the next level with Open Green Map. Open Green Map is a global platform that allows visitors not only to view sites but also to share their insights, ratings and images or suggest new sites.
Responsibilities: The initial data upload will involve adding the existing Sarasota County Green Map sites, provided in spreadsheet format, to Open Green Map using their ‘Add Green Site’ online form. Long-term data updates and maintenance will require collecting data from specified external websites and other sources into spreadsheets and adding/updating sites on Open Green Map.
Time Requirements: Hours are flexible. In the short-term, this role will require about 20 hours for the initial data upload which should be completed by March 10h. Long-term, it will require 2-5 hours a month for data updates and maintenance.
Skills and Qualifications: Basic computer literacy including knowledge of and familiarity with MS Excel and the internet.
Orientation and Training: An orientation with a Sarasota County Green Map team member will be provided to review the processes to be used.
Benefits: Opportunity to improve data management skills and make a key contribution to the development a dynamic tool for promoting and encouraging sustainable choices in our community.
Job Location: Work may be done from home or at the SCOPE Office, 1226 North Tamiami Trl, Suite 202, Sarasota, FL 34236.
Contact: Allison Pinto at SCOPE, 941-365-8751 or firstname.lastname@example.org.