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Mid-Level GIS Analyst

Mid-Level GIS Analyst

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Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is searching for a Mid-Level GIS Analyst to be located in our Durham, NC office. This position requires the candidate to have excellent leadership skills and the ability to coordinate directly with other GIS team members. The candidate will have the opportunity to gain exposure to a wide variety of clients, including: FEMA, North Carolina Floodplain Mapping Program, US Department of Defense (DoD), and NC Department of Transportation (NCDOT). The candidate will work directly with management to assist with coordinating daily production, maintaining and tracking project budgets as well as assisting with new business development strategies.


Key Responsibilities

  • Assist with project budget tracking
  • Task manage various GIS initiatives
  • Perform spatial analysis on a wide variety of datasets
  • Coordinate with junior GIS staff with project tasks
  • Create maps and reports for delivery to clients

Skills / Qualifications

Role Requirements

  • Undergraduate or Graduate degree in Geography, GIS, or related field
  • 3-5 years of experience with GIS analysis and mapping
  • Strong understanding of GIS ESRI software and data management structures and needs
  • Strong understanding of cartography and cartographic principles
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work alone or within a team

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience and interest in emerging technologies
  • Experience with the North Carolina Floodplain Mapping Program or FEMA Flood Insurance Studies
  • Experience working with local governments
  • Experience with NCDOT projects
  • Experience working with LiDAR (aerial, mobile or terrestrial)
  • Tool creation using ESRI Model Builder
  • Experience in programming languages such as Python, .NET and Java
  • Time management and multi-tasking ability

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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