• Title
    GIS Analyst
    Requisition ID
    2018-27369
    Work Location
    US-VA-Chantilly
    Department / Discipline
    Environmental
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure is currently seeking a GIS Analyst. The position will support analysis and mapping on a variety of projects for public and private sector clients, particularly for water resources and environmental sectors.

     

    Key Responsibilities

    • Perform GIS database development, qualitative/quantitative analysis, and mapping as a member of various water resources (including floodplain mapping) and environmental services project teams
    • Produce detailed, high-quality cartographic products (digital and hardcopy) and accompanying reports in accordance with technical guidelines and client needs
    • Communicate with project team members and other stakeholders to define data needs, project requirements, and desired outputs
    • Compile, manipulate, and refine geographic data from a variety of sources including public domain, field collection, satellite imagery, aerial photographs, and existing maps
    • Perform regular quality control checks of GIS Data and non-spatial databases with minimal supervision to ensure data integrity
    • Manage individual project tasks related to GIS, database design and management, and data visualization
    • Customize GIS workflow and software programs for data collection, engineering, and environmental applications

    Skills / Qualifications

    Required

    • 0-5 years of GIS experience
    • BA/BS in GIS, Geography or related field
    • Proficiency using ESRI ArcGIS software
    • Proficiency using Microsoft Office
    • Experience in producing high-quality digital and hardcopy maps and project graphics
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Resourceful and self-motivated

    Preferred

    • Experience with FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program
    • Experience with municipal stormwater management
    • Customization of GIS software using Python

    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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