Overview

The selected individual will conduct data gathering, conversion, and analysis of GIS data and prepare data documentation and metadata for GIS projects. The candidate must have a high level of skill in preparing publish quality maps and exhibits out of ArcGIS 10.x; must also demonstrate reliability, a strong work ethic, effective oral and written communication skills and the ability to complete projects independently and/or in small teams in a responsible and timely manner. The candidate must also have demonstrable experience with providing graphic assistance to proposals, technical reports, and public involvement meeting materials.

?Typical projects include cultural resource assessments, NEPA documents, fire management plans, environmental assessment support, and environmental remediation support among others. Therefore a candidate with experience in the environmental consulting industry with these types of projects is highly desirable. This opportunity affords excellent experience and applications of GIS in diverse environmental fields.
Qualifications
This position requires a Bachelor’s degree (Master’s degree preferred) in GIS as well as knowledge, understanding, and experience using GIS software to manipulate, convert, analyze, and map geospatial data. Knowledge and experience using ArcGIS 10.x (ArcMap, ArcCatalog, and ArcToolbox) and Trimble GPS units is required.

Additional experience with Geodatabases, Python scripting, etc., is highly desirable.

Experience with the Adobe Suite, AgiSoft Photoscan, Google Sketchup, Filemaker Pro, and AutoDesk AutoCAD a plus.

Applicants should also include any additional experience they may possess, e.g, emerging technologies such as operation of unmanned aerial vehicles for data collection, photogrammetric analysis, etc.
Please submit resume online at http://northwindgrp.com/career-opportunities. This is a full-time position with benefits.  We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. EEO/AA, M/F/D/V.

About North Wind Resource Consulting, LLC

North Wind Resource Consulting, LLC is seeking a qualified GIS Analyst/Graphics Specialist with 5-10 years’ experience to support current cultural and environmental projects out of our Phoenix, AZ office. Consideration will also be given to fill the position in one of our other offices in Idaho Falls, ID, Salt Lake City, UT, Seattle, WA, or Denver, CO.