Organization: Widseth Smith Nolting
Title: GIS Specialist
Location: Alexandria, MN
Application Deadline: 2018-02-28
GIS Specialist Position, Alexandria, MN
Widseth Smith Nolting (WSN) is seeking a full-time GIS Specialist to be located in our Alexandria, MN office. WSN is a multi-disciplined engineering, architectural, land surveying, and environmental services company and boasts of a positive working experience for employees and their families. www.wsn.us.com
The position will assist project managers and clients on a variety of geospatial tasks for Engineering/Architectural/Environmental projects and presentations. This position will provide support and expertise in GIS including: advanced data analysis and modeling, asset-management surveys, web-accessibility development and implementation, database management, and provide technical advice to a diverse group of internal employees and external clients.
Successful candidates should have excellent professional, organizational, written and verbal communication skills. Keen problem solving skills, as well as the ability to perform highly detailed work on multiple, concurrent tasks, is necessary. Candidates must possess a strong working experience with ArcGIS Desktop software and internet based GIS server technologies (ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS for Server or open-source). Bachelorís Degree in Geography, Natural Resources, Computer Science or GIS related field from an accredited college or university, OR equivalent related work experience. Database development/management, Spatial and 3D Analyst, relational databases, model development (Python), AutoCAD, and integration of GIS and CAD abilities are preferred.
Benefits / Salary
WSN offers competitive salaries and an excellent employee benefit package, including health insurance, HSA, life and disability insurance, and 401K/cafeteria plans.
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