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Organization: MGP, Inc
Title: GIS Specialist in Training
Location: Des Plaines, IL
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2017-06-19

Position Description:

This is a unique opportunity to contribute to a growing company in our Specialist in Training Program. The program was developed in August 2013 to help develop our GIS Specialist. Our program offers a stable and secure work environment that enables professional development and personal achievement. The program is 12 weeks long with 40hrs/week, hourly position.

MGP is a full service GIS (Geographic Information Systems) consulting firm that specializes in small and medium-size local government. Established in 1998, MGP is recognized as a leading innovator of GIS solutions.

The candidate should possess excellent communication skills, structured planning and project management regimen, technical capabilities, innovative thinking, professionalism, and sincerity. The applicant must have a strong work ethic with a team perspective and a desire to succeed.

After program is completed, you will be placed to work onsite at one of our Chicagoland municipalities.

EDUCATION

Undergraduate degree in Geography, GIS, or related field

EXPERIENCE

Entry level - 2 years of experience

Local government background preferred

Public utility or engineering industry also considered

TECHNICAL

1 year plus experience with ArcGIS Desktop

AutoCAD or Microstation experience also considered

PRODUCTIVITY

Microsoft Office Products including SharePoint, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access

For consideration, please send a cover letter and resume to careers@mgpinc.com.

MGP is an equal opportunity employer.