GIS Technician

Charlotte, NC

Location: Charlotte, NC

Theorem Geo is currently seeking a full-time GIS Technician that will provide GIS support on various GIS related projects to include providing support to a large investor owned utility (IOU) in the Charlotte, NC area.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support the attainment of necessary data from various state/county agencies.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbal and written, with the ability to effectively interface with both internal and external customers.
  • Provide support in the acquisition of database information and collect detailed and specific data, filter the data of pertinent information, and upload the data into current GIS platforms.
  • Provide quality control by ensuring data is filed into proper classification parameters
  • Create and edit features and associated attributes.
  • Implement periodic database updates to the current GIS system.
  • Transfer collected data onto GIS system/server using applicable software.
  • Correct QA/QC errors.
  • Modify and update database and track project progress.
  • Be responsible managing, administering, and coordinating various GIS related tasks, workflows, and process

Addition responsibilities of the position would include:

  • This individual will remain available to assist other employees working on either internal or external projects as it pertains to GIS related work.
  • A team player and willing to jump in and assist in the completion of time sensitive projects when necessary.
  • Duties can include troubleshooting software issues, assisting in the creation of efficient workflows, bringing efficiencies to less efficient existing workflow.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in Geography, GIS, Environmental Sciences, or related field preferred

  • Minimum Associate’s Degree in Geography, GIS, or related field plus two years of work experience.
  • Exceptions on education can be made for exceptional candidates.
  • Must have proficiency working with ESRI software suite, to include ArcGIS for Desktop and/or ArcGIS Pro, ArcMap, etc.
  • Competence with MS Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, etc)
  • 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.


Additional Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Ability to work both efficiently, independently and cooperatively in a team environment
  • Demonstrated organizational and time management skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to organize projects and be self-led

 

Theorem Geo (TG) 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, TG deploys proprietary software development and databases to solve challenging problems for businesses, utilities and governments. TG’s data-driven analytics help industry automate and streamline regulatory compliance, operations monitoring, emergency response & other business challenges.

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