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Type: Full Time
Location: Fitchburg, Wisconsin
Cardno is seeking a GIS Specialist to sit in one of our Wisconsin offices.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Create custom and standard map products for internal and external use as requested
Use ArcMap tools, and extensions to accomplish project and analysis objectives
Create and manage ArcGIS Online maps for web mapping applications and user data collection
Create maps, graphics and charts on a regular and as-needed basis
Convert, edit, transfer, and validate GIS data
Update GIS databases, maps, website content, and documentation on an ongoing basis
Gather GIS data and assist in the development of file structures and data collection methods
Create documentation of procedures and processes, metadata, and best practices for projects
Consult with internal and external clients to analyze and determine user information needs
Requirements Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree or higher in geography, or related field of study
One (1) to three (3) years of professional experience working with ESRIs ArcGIS (candidates with a Masters Degree and 1 year experience will also be considered)
Knowledge of principles, practices and applications of geography, cartography and GIS systems and GPS principles
Knowledge or experience with standard GPS data collection/processing/management
Basic understanding of, and a willingness to learn, environmental science and natural resource management
Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, ESRIs ArcGIS (10.X or higher)
Ability to problem solve and troubleshoot in a proactive, team-oriented environment
Strong organizational skills
Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines; simultaneously work on and manage multiple tasks/projects, while working in a fast-paced environment
Excellent oral and written communication skill
Strong business/client orientation
Detail oriented; resourceful
GISP certification Flexible, team-oriented approach, with the willingness and desire to work as a part of a multidisciplinary team and with diverse team members
Self-motivated with a positive and energetic attitude
* Please Note that selected candidates will be required to pass a drug, background and reference screening.
Cardno is a professional infrastructure and environmental services company, with expertise in the development and improvement of physical and social infrastructure for communities around the world.
We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. EEO/AA/M/F/V/D