Organization: Theorem Geo Associates
Title: GIS Technician / Analyst
Location: Raleigh or Charlotte, NC
Theorem Geo Associates is currently seeking a full-time GIS Technician/Analyst that will provide GIS support to a large investor owned utility (IOU), with the work to be performed in either Raleigh or Charlotte, North Carolina areas.
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 managing an accurate record of utility transmission and road right-of-way (ROW) siting which can coincide with land planning and development.
Read, understand, and interpret complex design drawings, property plats, maps, and other related information as necessary to post data in company GIS system.
Use and maintain departmental tools and equipment including but not limited to handheld GPS devices.
Manipulate data for entry into company GIS system from CAD or like system.
Compile information from a variety of sources, make complex maps for environmental studies, engineering, planning and other disciplines and purposes.
Assembles and formats complex and non-standard reports from company GIS system for electric and/or landbase-related tasks.
Generate and maintain GIS-generated operations maps.
Geospatially support team in a suite of mapping products used by multiple organizations
Manage specific GIS information 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.
Correct QA/QC errors.
Digitizing and georeferencing data to aid in the location, placement, and creation of features
Creating and editing features and associated attributes
The examination of legal documents associated with each ROW to determine the correct locations and attributes for each feature
Making corrections to previously mapped ROW
Education and Experience:
Bachelors degree in Geography, GIS, Environmental Sciences, or related field preferred
Minimum Associates degree in Geography, GIS, Environmental Sciences, or related field
Exceptions on education can be made for exceptional candidates
Minimum of three 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)
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
Property surveying 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 drivers license in good standing
Location: Raleigh or Charlotte, North Carolina
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:
Health, Dental, and Vision insurance options available
Paid time off & holidays
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. TGAs data-driven analytics help industry automate and streamline regulatory compliance, operations monitoring, emergency response & other business challenges