We are currently seeking several GIS Technicians to join our teams in Virginia and North Carolina.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities of a successful candidate include but are not limited to:
Collect GPS Positions for utility data, along with attribute information associated with Water, Wastewater, Electric and other fixed utility and feature assets.
Manages data files on a daily basis to ensure data integrity and data security.
Interprets map information to determine the best approach to efficiently surveying project area.
Meets or exceeds overall quality control standards established by the client.
Maintains equipment by caring for and providing basic troubleshooting.
Works in an efficient manner while requiring limited supervision.
Responsible for basic maintenance and care for company vehicle.
Works cooperatively with other GIS Field Surveyors, Field Supervisors and/or Project Managers to complete assigned work.
Skills/Requirements of a successful candidate include but are not limited to:
Associates degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school in GIS, Surveying, Engineering, Geography, Information Systems or related degree, and at least one year of related experience and/or training; or Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from four-year college in GIS, Surveying, Engineering, Geography, Information Systems or related degree; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Working knowledge and experience with data conversion using ArcInfo, ArcGIS, AutoCAD or Microstation.
Must be able to assist in complex mapping, GIS development and production strategies using current knowledge of computer applications and technology.
Must be able to assist the GIS Analyst in researching and recommending new methods, equipment, or programs to better accomplish tasks.
Microcomputer background in GIS/Mapping software, computer aided drafting software, related third party mapping, GIS software applications, database management systems software and windows based operating systems.
Good oral and written communications skills; ability to communicate technical information, ability to research, interpret and summarize data.
Must have the ability to prioritize multiple projects from numerous departments.
This individual must be highly motivated, a self-starter; flexible, detail-oriented, enjoy interacting with employees and clients; willing to work at a dynamic pace to complete tasks and meet deadlines; and share a commitment to our firm’s vision, mission, and shared values.
About Timmons Group, Inc.