Organization: SOUTH JERSEY INDUSTRIES
Title: GIS Specialist
Location: ATLANTIC CITY, NJ / UNION NJ
Application Deadline: 2019-08-01
A career in GIS within the Engineering Services group, will provide the opportunity to map existing utilities for land development, asset management and utility projects. This typically includes generating a variety of GIS products and performing data searches and retrievals. Additionally, this includes assisting in the design, development, testing and implementation of GIS applications to meet customer needs and enterprise requirements; developing and maintaining GIS databases; and keeping track of utility information received from various sources and perform data conversion from field survey and record documents.
Roles within Engineering Services are responsible for a variety of engineering services functions that could include construction, systems engineering, design support, or similar engineering support activities. This includes ensuring the timely, thorough, and accurate completion of all engineering services projects. This also includes the preparation of new or modified designs. The Engineering Services team also maintains various activities and reports, drawing reproduction, and customer documentation. The team also selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.
Converts as-built data onto the GIS system ensuring that quality and turnaround time metrics are consistently met
Creates maps, drawings and reports for internal and external customers ensuring that quality and turnaround time metrics are consistently met
Provides subject matter expertise, training and fundamental system support on SJI geospatial issues
Support the plan, design and implementation of asset integration and migration projects
Performs QA/QC checks on spatial edits within GIS utilizing Data Reviewer
Converts data to be entered into GIS from a variety of formats
Prepare value added project documents and reports
Working knowledge of geodatabases, georeferencing and spatial and attribute data entry and editing
Work with existing GIS standards and assist development and roll-out of new procedures
Roles and responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:
Performing assigned tasks (under close supervision) that support day-to-day activities within the specific job family
Following appropriate methods and techniques in performing tasks
Planning and organizing details with guidance
Using established data, reports and previous results to identify inappropriate variances and concerns. Reporting inconsistent results to supervisor
Participating in group meetings. Possibly presenting data or preparing for others to present
You will also receive detailed instructions on all work. Your role typically reports to Supervisors / Managers.
It is expected that your role applies basic skills to complete assigned work within own group/project team. Your role is expected to learn to use professional concepts and apply company policies and procedures to resolve routine issues.
You are expected to work on problems of limited scope and follow standard practices and procedures in analyzing situations or data from which answers can be readily obtained. Additionally, you will build stable working relationships internally.
Additionally, the level and nature of interaction of your role includes:
Working under direct guidance on a component of a job, interacting primarily within the job family
A role that is within the Professional Individual Contributor level, is a role that contributes through own efforts and application of expertise, skills, or tasks.
• Bachelor’s degree with 0 years of experience,
Equivalent work experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
Explore the Possibilities
If you're looking to make an impact, South Jersey Industries is the perfect place. For interns, college graduates, or experienced professionals, at South Jersey Industries we look for enthusiastic, talented professionals at every level of our enterprise. From call center representatives with excellent people skills to engineers with the vision and expertise to design tomorrow’s energy infrastructure, we know that our people fuel our success. We take pride in recruiting the best talent available for every facet of our business. Explore the possibilities. You'll be sure to find an opportunity that piques your interest.
We are committed to developing and implementing innovative projects that increase energy efficiency and save clients money
We provide an opportunity to build a successful and rewarding career in a variety of functional business areas
We foster individual talents and abilities while promoting the value of teamwork
Our culture prepares you for a lifetime of learning and professional development
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
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