Organization: MGP, Inc.
Title: GIS Specialist
Location: Des Plaines, IL
This is a unique opportunity to contribute to a growing company and to be recognized in your career. MGP offers a stable and engaging work environment that provides professional development and the opportunity to make a difference.
MGP is a full service GIS consulting firm that specializes in data management and visualization for small and medium-size local government. Established in 1998, MGP is a leading innovator of shared services models that accelerate outcomes and reduce costs for our clients.
The successful candidate will fill a strategic position within the company and contribute to the development of our client programs. Candidates must be approachable and friendly, driven to deliver client outcomes, and resourceful in creating successful outcomes. Upon successful completion of the training program, the candidate will be assigned to serve select clients.
Undergraduate degree required in Geography, GIS, Data Science, or related field.
EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS
Two years of full-time experience or completion of a Masters degree in related field.
Local government background preferred.
Demonstrates ability to build trusted relationships.
Experience consulting with clients about data and what is most important.
Experience establishing data quality initiatives and governance.
Strong quantitative, qualitative, and analytical skills including proficiency in relational database, visualization solutions, and related software applications.
ArcGIS Desktop, Server, or Online experience preferred.
We are a Microsoft Office 365 team.
MGP offers a competitive salary and benefit package including healthcare, 401(k) with company match, life and disability insurance, professional enrichment, corporate team building, and generous paid-time-off plan. Here at MGP, we believe that people drive success and we are looking for the right person to strengthen our team. We are located in the City of Des Plaines, IL.
MGP is an equal opportunity employer.