GIS Technician

Lake Mary, FL 32746

Post Date: 03/26/2018 Job ID: 163910 Industry: Energy Pay Rate: DOE

Job Description:

The GIS Tech will be responsible for completing tasks including manipulating GIS data from various sources in ArcView, performing QAQC for a conflation project in Smallworld, and generating analytical reports and thematic maps using GIS data for internal and external customers.

The primary responsibilities of the position would include performing 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.

Geospatially support team in a suite of mapping products used by multiple organizations

Responsible for research and data processing, to include verifying, organizing, and the preparation of geospatial and asset data.

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.


High school diploma or GED

Bachelor’s degree in Geography, GIS, Computer Sciences, or related field preferred

Minimum of four years of experience working 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)

Ability to adapt to new GIS software

Basic understanding of the follow development languages: * Python * JavaScript * HTML * CSS * VBA

Enterprise level database knowledge desired; such as ArcSDE or SQL database (Microsoft SQL Server is a plus)

Experience with MS Office Suite

Prior experience with some type of utility network, is preferred.

Land planning and development experience is a plus Environmental/Forestry background or experience

GIS Certifications

Valid state driver’s license in good standing

Local candidates preferred

HKA Enterprises is a global workforce solutions firm. If you're seeking a new career opportunity or project experience, our recruiters will work to understand your qualifications, experience, and personal goals. At HKA, we recognize the importance of matching employee goals with those of the employer. We strive to seek credibility, satisfaction, and endorsement from all of our applicants. We invite you to take time and search for your next career experience with us! HKA is an EEO Employer who participates in the US Citizenship and Immigration Services E-Verify Program.

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