Job Detail

Organization: The Mapping Network
Title: GIS Analyst / Hydrographer
Location: Kansas City, Kansas

Posted: 2022-08-25
Application Deadline:

Position Description:

Do you enjoy working on lakes? Creating maps? We are currently seeking a hydrographer/geoscience professional for the position of GIS Analyst/Hydrographer in Kansas City, Kansas. This position requires a high-energy leader who has a passion for the outdoors and geographic industry. This person will interact with other industry professionals throughout the United States.


Overall Function:

This position will provide data collection services on lakes, land, and rivers throughout the US along with processing data in an office environment. Some projects are local, and most will require travel. The candidate must be able to lift 50 pounds and excel in outdoor environments with varying temperatures

Perform hydrographic, sediment, and UAV surveys on land, lakes, and river systems
Generate bathymetry, sediment volume, dredging, topography, and water volume information
Process GIS and Sonar data to produce maps
Partner with the marketing team to lead a demand creation plan, including marketing and promotion, ongoing competitive analysis, and market research, as needed
Responsible for the continuous improvement and evolution of our services, including new program development. Monitor and respond to continued quality and trends
Manage project development and customer service


Bachelor's degree in Geoscience, Surveying or Engineering related field
ArcGIS with 3D analyst and/or CAD Hypack is a plus
Highly Motivated and self-driven
UAV Drone flying and technical a plus
Remote Sensing, LiDAR, and Imagery a plus
Professional Grade GPS data collection
Basic knowledge of Sonar
Basic knowledge of projections and elevation datums
Able to work outside in various conditions
Ability to lift 50lbs
Attention to detail
Good verbal communication and interpersonal skills
Good project management skills
Creative thinker
Client focused
Ability to multi-task

About The Mapping Network, LLC

The Mapping Network is a business organized to perform hydrographic, sediment, and UAV surveys on land, lakes, and river systems for a wide range of clients throughout the United States. We operate from our office along with several highly trained professional companies located around the country. We provide this service for a variety of client needs including generating bathymetry, sediment volume, dredging, topography, and water volume information.

The Mapping Network works directly with engineers, dredging companies, lake associations, developers, and government organizations. With over 3,000 completed hydrography projects, our company and personnel have been leaders in the development of technology for over a decade.

Please email [email protected] to submit resume.

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