Power Engineers GIS Analyst in Richmond, Virginia
Department:Mapping and Analysis Group
POWER Engineers is seeking a GIS Analyst to work in our Environmental Division Mapping and Analysis department. The position will provide mapping and analysis support for routing and siting, impact assessment, and analysis for natural gas pipelines and high voltage electric transmission lines. The GIS Analyst will provide support for projects including:
spatial data collection
cartographic design and map production
This analyst will perform practical Geodatabase design, creation, and maintenance; compile metadata and data documentation; and provide technical support for coordinate/projection on information and related issues.
Bachelor's degree in GIS, Geography, Landscape Architecture, Planning, Environmental Resource Management, or related field with a specialization in GIS
Consulting experience with linear utility routing and siting projects
Five (5) + professional experience with ArcGIS
Presentation-quality cartographic skills (portfolio examples are welcome)
Excellent oral and written communication with ability to bridge the gap between technical and non-technical staff/management
Strong general computer skills (troubleshooting/problem solving)
Proficiency in Windows OS and Microsoft Office Suite
Strong attention to detail
Experience providing GIS analysis for a State and/or Federal environmental process
Trimble GPS data collection & Processing Software
Candidate should be a self-starter with the desire and ability to take the lead on a task and possess the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
Experience with ArcPRO
Remote UAS Pilot Certification & Experience
Experience with AutoCAD or Microstation
At POWER Engineers, you can have a rewarding career on every level. Our philosophy is simple: Do Good Work. Have Fun. Make Money.
You’ll work on fun and challenging projects and initiatives. You’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on society and the environment. And you’ll find the support, coaching and training it takes to advance your career.
Since we’re employee-owned, we get to make POWER a great place to work. That includes providing competitive compensation, professional development, and a full benefit package:
Vacation/Paid Sick Leave
Voluntary Life Insurance
POWER is a fun engineering firm. That might seem contradictory to some, but it works for us!
Salary Range: DOE