• GIS Specialist

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking a GIS Specialist to join our team in Kennesaw, GA.


    Key Responsibilities:

    • Map production to support a vast array of project types including:
      • Wetlands and Threatened and Endangered Species
      • Brownfield redevelopment
      • Soil and groundwater monitoring and remediation
      • Municipal and Federal Government
      • Hydrology
      • Geospatial Analysis
      • Data creation, collection and conversion
    • Performs standard or routine calculations and map production
    • Under supervision, evaluate or analyze data following standard methods or specific instructions
    • Recognizes and identifies discrepancies or errors
    • Understanding and elevating quality work products
    • Creating and maintaining organized data management structures
    • Prepare portions of technical reports
    • Understands and applies safety requirements
    • Responsible for ensuring the Firm’s administrative and financial policies and procedures are followed
    • Other duties as assigned

    Skills / Qualifications

    Required Qualifications:

    • 0 – 2 years of prior related work experience
    • Bachelor’s Degree in GIS or Geography, Environmental Science or related field with GIS certificate
    • Experience in ArcGIS Suite 10.X or greater
    • A strong understanding of the methods and procedures specific to GIS such as coordinate systems and projections
    • A strong understanding of Information Technology concepts
    • Must have sound written and verbal communication skills
    • Ability to establish effective internal and external working relationships
    • Ability to communicate clearly with supervisor or project manager regarding work assignments
    • Valid driver’s license
    • Will be required to follow all applicable health and safety procedures
    • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

    Physical Job Requirements:  

    • Ability to stoop, kneel, climb and lift up to 50 pounds
    • Ability to work long hours at the computer

    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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