GIS Technician

Category:
Engineering
Industry:
Power Generation
Type:
Contract
Location:
Sunset Hills, Missouri
Job ID:
#160506
Recruiter:
Apurba Saikia

Do you want to work for one of the largest electrical utility company in Missouri? They are currently looking for an GIS Technician to support their facility in Sunset Hills, Missouri. If you’re interested and qualified, we urge you to apply!

Position: GIS Technician

Location: Sunset Hills, Missouri

Duration: Until Nov. 2019 (possible extension)

Job Description:

  • Provide QA/QC support for spatial realignment activities.
  • Participate in projects to develop and improve the GIS system model and related applications.
  • Using GIS Software, post as-built changes required due to construction projects, Maintain and update landbase (e.g., subdivisions, municipal annexations, roads, etc.) and Coordinate resolution of error reports including TLM, OAS and ADMS.
  • Check finished mapping and detailed drawings for quality, accuracy, and adherence to standards.
  • Create, maintain, and prepare special maps, drawings, or reports as required.
  • Provide maps and specialized drawings for division and internal customers as required for design and maintenance such as feeder and street lighting maps, real estate exhibits, and for periodic quality assurance and reliability inspections.
  • Maintain and update information in Transformer Load Management system.
  • Assist in the development of procedures, processes, and methods for system record maintenance.
  • Assist with special assignments such as change management, Continuous Improvement, software upgrades/enhancement projects, mapping & design related tools (i.e. tagging & numbering programs), etc.
  • Maintain the security of confidential and sensitive information obtained in connection with Company business.
  • Facilitate efficient utilization of GIS and other mapping products by co-workers.

Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree from an accredited college or university in a technical field is required, preferably in Computer-Aided Design or Engineering Technology.
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university preferred.
  • Proficiency with GIS, Microstation, Auto CAD, or other CAD-related software preferred.
  • One or more years of experience in designing, analyzing, or interpreting construction drawings preferred.
  • Experience in utility design, construction, or supervision including distribution line, surveying, and estimating with knowledge of utility standards, procedures, and distribution systems preferred.
  • In addition to the above qualifications, the successful candidate will demonstrate:
    • Good decision-making, communication, and human relations skills. Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.
  • Provide, properly insure, and operate personal vehicle for Company business.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products preferred.
  • Project Management skills requiring guidance/direction from leadership or experienced peers.
  • Ability to work within project time frames; resources allocation; organization/prioritization.
  • Displays positive attitude and focuses on teamwork and cooperation.

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help.

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

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