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Organization: Theorem Geo Associates
Title: GIS Technician / Analyst
Location: Plainfield, IN
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2018-04-18

Position Description:

Theorem Geo Associates is currently seeking a full-time GIS Technician that will provide GIS support to a large investor owned utility (IOU) in the Indianapolis, Indiana area.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The primary responsibilities of the position may include, but is not limited to, the following processes within a GIS environment:

• Perform data collection, editing, mapping, and maintaining an accurate record of real estate and transmission easements
• Digitize and georeference data to aid in the location, placement, and creation of features
• Create and edit features and the associated attributes
• Examination of legal documents associated with easements to determine the correct locations and attributes for each feature
• Make corrections to previously mapped easements
• Ability to bring CAD drawings into ArcMap
• Ability to do coordinate geometry (COGO) in ArcMap
• Research and data processing, to include verifying, organizing, and the preparation of geospatial and asset data.
• Manage, create, and upload specific GIS information and attribute layers
• Transfer collected data onto GIS system/server using applicable software.
• Perform data entry and mapping tasks utilizing GIS technologies.
• Support staff regarding capabilities to meet GIS management needs.
• Provide quality control by ensuring data is filed into proper classification parameters
• Be responsible managing, administering, and coordinating various GIS related tasks, workflows, and processes.
• Duties can include, troubleshooting software issues, assisting in the creation of efficient workflows, bringing efficiencies to less efficient existing workflows, as well as maintaining a working knowledge of the latest GIS trends, workflows, and software through research, future education, and conference attendance.

Education and Experience:

• Bachelor’s degree in Geography, GIS, Computer Sciences, or related field preferred
• Minimum Associate’s degree in Geography, GIS, Environmental Sciences, or related field
• Exceptions on education can be made for exceptional candidates
• Minimum of two years of work experience in GIS with progressively responsible experience in the design and development of GIS systems and applications.
• Must have proficient experience working with ESRI Suite (including ArcGIS Desktop, ArcMap, ArcServer, ArcGIS Online)
• Must have working knowledge of mapping concepts and principles and methods of cartography practices in a GIS environment.

Additional Skills and Abilities:

• Experience with MS Office Suite
• Experience with CAD/AutoCAD a strong plus
• Computerized mapping and digital data conversion, manipulation and analysis
• GIS database administration and management principles, methods and techniques, including quality control methods and practices
• Cadastral mapping experience a plus
• Prior experience with some type of utility network, distribution and/or transmission program, a plus.
• Ability to communicate effectively, both verbal and written, with the skill to effectively interface with both internal and external customers.
• Demonstrated ability to train and develop personnel on the use of GIS programs, processes, and procedures.
• Demonstrated organizational and time management skills
• Demonstrated ability to organize multiple projects and be self-led
• Ability to work both efficiently independently and cooperatively in a team environment
• Excellent problem-solving skills
• Proficiency with data management, organization, a willingness to learn, and ability to ask questions to obtain desired results if unclear of the task at hand.
• Valid state driver’s license in good standing

Location: Plainfield, Indiana

To apply, please send all resumes to: Careers@TheoremGeo.com

** Please include the location of the position you are applying in your email.

Theorem Geo Associates, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and offers full benefits to its employees, including:

Matched 401k
Health, Dental, and Vision insurance options available
Paid time off & holidays
Tuition Reimbursement
And many more perks

Theorem Geo Associates (TGA) is a multi-disciplined company, that specializes in proprietary software development, shoreline management, storm response, predictive outage modeling, meteorological impact analysis, vegetation management transmission & distribution, unmanned aerial systems (drones).

Serving the utility industry for over a decade, TGA deploys proprietary software development and databases to solve challenging problems for businesses, utilities and governments. TGA’s data-driven analytics help industry automate and streamline regulatory compliance, operations monitoring, emergency response & other business challenges