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Organization: OHM-Advisors
Title: GIS Specialist
Location: Livonia, MI
Application Deadline: 2018-09-19
Posted: 2018-07-19

Position Description:

Location: Livonia

Come work for OHM Advisors, the only community advancement firm.
With the singular mission of Advancing Communities, we create great places that improve communities from the ground up. And we do it by being uncompromisingly people-centric and delivering innovation day in and day out.
We are a team of 400+ professionals who deliver award-winning work across the architecture, engineering, and planning spheres. We believe that collaboration among experts with individual specialties is what breeds higher-grade solutions.

This position will be a full time position on the GIS team, with an opportunity for overtime.

What Youíll Contribute to OHM Advisors
OHM Advisors is actively seeking a creative, highly talented GIS Specialist for immediate employment in the Livonia Headquarters. OHM Advisors is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging GIS projects in the fields of Engineering, Planning, Architecture, and Water Resources. The individual must be able to demonstrate established knowledge in GIS analysis, cartography, and/or geospatial data management.

Your Responsibilities:
-With guidance from GIS manager, assist GIS staff in updating various GIS databases
-Georeference & digitize construction plans
-Assist with field data collection using state-of-the-art -GPS technology
-Develop ArcGIS Desktop & Online maps
-Attend project & professional development meetings

What Youíll Need to Succeed:
-Bachelorís degree in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) or related field. A focus on GIS is preferred.
-1-2 years experience is desired, but not required
-Familiarity with ESRI ArcGIS Software (Desktop, Pro, Online)
-Knowledge of AutoCAD is desired, but not required.
-Experience with GPS field data collection is desired, but not required
-Experience in generating map products and an understanding of cartographic principles.
-Excellent communication and organization skills with a positive attitude, and eagerness to learn.
-Team-oriented mindset and strong listening and collaboration skills
-Ability to travel for field work and meetings is required
-Desire to learn new technologies & methodologies in the GIS field
-Local applicants from the Michigan or Ohio area are preferred

Growth at OHM Advisors
Our staff is our greatest asset. We continuously strive to provide tools, mentorship, and resources to help you win at work and life.

OHM Advisors is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.