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Organization: Theorem Geo Associates
Title: GIS Technician
Location: Plainfield, IN
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2018-09-12

Position Description:

Theorem Geo Associates is currently seeking a full-time GIS Technician that will provide GIS support to a large investor owned utility (IOU), with the work to be performed in Plainfield, Indiana.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of the position may include, but is not limited to, the following processes within a GIS environment:

• Perform data collection, editing, entry, mapping, and managing an accurate record of real estate and utility transmission easements by utilizing GIS technologies.
• Read, understand, and interpret complex design drawings, property plats, maps, and other related information as necessary to post data in company GIS system.
• Manipulate data for entry into company GIS system from CAD or like system.
• Ability to do coordinate geometry (COGO) in ArcMap
• Manage specific GIS information layers
• Transfer collected data onto GIS system/server using applicable software.
• Support staff regarding capabilities to meet GIS management needs.
• Correct QA/QC errors.
• Digitizing and georeferencing data to aid in the location, placement, and creation of features
• Creating and editing features and associated attributes
• The examination of legal documents associated with easements to determine the correct locations and attributes for each feature
• Making corrections to previously mapped easements
• Research and data processing, to include verifying, organizing, and the preparation of geospatial and asset data.
• Be responsible managing, administering, and coordinating various GIS related tasks, workflows, and processes.
• Duties can include, troubleshooting software issues, assisting in the creation of efficient workflows, bringing efficiencies to less efficient existing workflows, as well as maintaining a working knowledge of the latest GIS trends, workflows, and software.

Education and Experience Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree in Geography, GIS, Environmental Sciences, or related field preferred
• Minimum Associates degree in Geography, GIS, Environmental Sciences, or related field
• Exceptions on education can be made for exceptional candidates
• Minimum one year of work experience in GIS with progressively responsible experience in the design and development of GIS systems and applications.
• Must have proficient experience working with ESRI Suite (including ArcGIS Desktop, ArcMap, ArcServer, ArcGIS Online).
• Must have working knowledge of mapping concepts and principles and methods of cartography practices in a GIS environment.

Additional Skills and Abilities:

• Experience with MS Office Suite
• Experience with MS Office Suite
• Experience with CAD/AutoCAD a plus
• Computerized mapping and digital data conversion, manipulation and analysis
• Cadastral mapping experience a plus
• Property surveying experience a plus
• Prior experience with some type of utility network, distribution and/or transmission program, a plus.
• GIS database administration and management principles, methods and techniques, including quality control methods and practices
• Ability to communicate effectively, both verbal and written, with the skill to effectively interface with both internal and external customers.
• Demonstrated ability to train and develop personnel on the use of GIS programs, processes, and procedures.
• Demonstrated organizational and time management skills
• Demonstrated ability to organize multiple projects and be self-led
• Ability to work both efficiently independently and cooperatively in a team environment
• Excellent problem-solving skills
• Proficiency with data management, organization, a willingness to learn, and ability to ask questions to obtain desired results if unclear of the task at hand.
• Valid state driver’s license in good standing

Location: Plainfield, Indiana

To apply, please send all resumes to: Careers@TheoremGeo.com

** Please include the TITLE and LOCATION for the position you are applying for in your email **

Theorem Geo Associates, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and offers full benefits to its employees, including:
Matched 401k
Health, Dental, and Vision insurance options available
Paid time off & holidays
Tuition Reimbursement
And many more perks

Theorem Geo Associates (TGA) is a multi-disciplined company that specializes in proprietary software development, shoreline management, storm response, predictive outage modeling, meteorological impact analysis, vegetation management transmission & distribution, unmanned aerial systems (drones).

Serving the utility industry for over a decade, TGA deploys proprietary software development and databases to solve challenging problems for businesses, utilities and governments. TGA’s data-driven analytics help industry automate and streamline regulatory compliance, operations monitoring, emergency response & other business challenges.