Organization: OUTSOURCE Consulting Services
Title: CAD/GIS Engineer
Location: Richardson, TX
Contact: Melanie Lee @ OUTSOURCE Consulting Services, Inc Melanie.Lee@ocsi.co 510.986.06863 x118
CAD/GIS Engineer contractors needed by telecom client in Richardson, Tx.
Performs complex drafting duties and assignments of limited scope.
Follows standard organizational practices and guidelines.
Solves problems of somewhat complex nature and assists less-experienced employees with solving problems and resolving issues.
Create and/or modify CAD drawings in AutoCAD and Microstation applications.
Prepares custom maps and diagrams from GIS data.
Meet with users to define data needs, project requirements, required outputs, or to develop applications.
Conduct Research to locate and obtain existing databases.
Gather, analyze, and integrate spatial data from staff and determine how best the information can be displayed using GIS.
Compile geographic data from a variety of sources including censuses, field observation, satellite imagery, aerial photographs, and existing maps .
Analyze spatial data for geographic statistics to incorporate into documents and reports.
Design and update database, applying additional knowledge of spatial feature representations.
Analyze geographic relationships among varying types of data.
Prepare metadata and other documentation.
Move, copy, delete, and add files, drawings, and maps to output reports in hard copy or electronic transfer.
Provides GIS (Geographic Information Systems) analysis and services to all departments.
Convert electronic files to PDF and upload to File Management Database.
Requires High school degree and 4+years job-related experience or degree in related field. A combination of education and applicable work experience may be acceptable.
General Computer Skills – Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite of applications (Outlook, Excel, Word, Visio) Google Earth and Adobe Pro.
Ability to read and interpret underground and aerial telecom facilities records on maps and fielding notes.
Associates degree OR Certificate in AutoCAD or Microstation OR ESRI Technical Certification.
Experience with GIS based design platforms.
The ability to convey GIS/spatial information to non-GIS/technical people.
Analytical Skills - The ability to solve problems using the GIS suite of tools.
Research various websites for GIS data applicable to each project.
Ability to pay close attention to detail and make sound decisions using information at hand.
Strong Verbal and Written communication skills.
We are unable to sponsor H1B Visa’s and/or subcontract to Third Party Vendors. ONLY W2 contractors should apply.