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Organization: Cox|McLain Environmental Consulting, Inc.
Title: GIS Analyst
Location: Houston, TX (preferred, however will consider candidates for our Austin, Irving, or Tulsa offices)
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2016-12-07

Position Description:

Job Description:
CMEC is seeking an energetic, self-motivated, and resourceful GIS analyst to join our team. Duties may include preparation of field maps, public meeting exhibits and graphics for environmental documents. Accurate quantification and display of data is a must. Compensation will include a competitive salary and benefits package (health, vacation, profit sharing, etc…).

Qualifications:
Successful applicants will possess a BS/MS in geography (or a closely related field) or a certificate in GIS with 1-2 years of experience, preferably in environmental consulting or with a relevant agency.

Essential Qualifications:
• Demonstrated experience with ArcGIS Desktop software
• Thorough knowledge of cartographic design and the ability to produce high-quality professional maps
• Ability to perform routine GIS analysis and geo-processing tasks
• Familiarity with the geospatial datasets relevant to multi-disciplinary environmental studies that are available from government agencies and other entities
• Understanding of coordinate systems, map projections, datums, coordinate geometry and geo-referencing

Ideal Qualifications:
All of the above, plus any of the following:
• Experience in environmental consulting and/or archeology
• Proficiency with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop or similar software packages
• Proficiency with database software
• Experience working with CAD files in an ArcGIS environment
• Experience with GPS units and the ability to transfer data to/from GPS & GIS
• Familiarity with Surface to Grid conversions

If you are interested in a challenging and rewarding opportunity with a growing firm, please e-mail (PDF or WORD) a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to jobs@coxmclain.com . CMEC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Website: www.coxmclain.com
Contact: jobs@coxmclain.com (please include "GIS Analyst Position” in the subject line)