• Title
    GIS Technician
    Requisition ID
    2019-37028
    Work Location
    US-KS-Topeka
    Department / Discipline
    Environmental
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions’ Topeka, KS team has an exciting opportunity for a GIS Technician to work on a large-scale project for the next 2 years. 

     

    Job Status:

    The position is 40 hrs per week, eligible for benefits, fixed term, with bonus potential and the possibility for full-time conversion after successful completion.

     

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Digitize features from imagery and/or LiDAR datasets
    • Attribute features to conform to required table information
    • Produce figures, maps, or statistics as requested

    Skills / Qualifications

    Required Qualifications:

    • BS/BA degree in Geography, Computer or Environmental Sciences or closely related field
    • Experience working with raster and vector feature layers
    • Experience with GIS software for editing spatial features
    • Ability to multitask and solve real-world complex problems in a fast-paced environment
    • Must possess good organizational skills
    • Must be consistent, detailed oriented and highly accurate in their work
    • Adept in basic document and spreadsheet applications
    • Flexibility to work outside of normal business hours if required
    • Must pass drug test, background check
    • A serious candidate for this challenging opportunity must be: a self-starter, work well under pressure, perform to schedules and deadlines, work well in a team and enjoy their work

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Local candidates preferred
    • Working knowledge in ESRI (ArcGIS 10.X, ArcGIS Pro), Word, Excel
    • Experience with multi-user editing environments (ArcGIS Server / SDE)

    Physical Demands:

    Long hours of stationary work

    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 60,000 people, with revenues of over $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.  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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