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Title: GIS Technician
Location: Tampa, Florida
Description: Seeking a GIS technician to work with our team of successful Ecologists and project managers in the Southeastern United States. The work will primarily be conducted from our Tampa location, but may involve travel to various field sites as well as travel to client and/or agency meetings.
The candidate must have a bachelor's degree in geography or a related discipline. Experience with ESRI ArcGIS, ArcMap, ArcView is required. Experience with GPS data collection, environmental field work, map design, and report generation in a GIS environment is desirable. In addition, the capability to develop customized data attributes, trouble shoot GPS and GIS hardware and software problems, and maintain data collection equipment is highly desired. Basic knowledge of CADD and MicroStation as well as practical experience with computer software and databases used in scientific applications for data management/analysis is desirable.
Major responsibilities of the GIS Technician include the following:
• Assisting in coordination and development of GIS maps and graphics needed for reports and permit applications
• Preparing documentation for preliminary data requests from agencies and public sources of environmental data
• Organizing and maintaining field data
• Interpreting maps, land use plans, aerial photographs, topographic maps, etc. to use for environmental analysis
A GIS certificate or relevant work history are desired. Salary is commensurate with level of experience and qualification. We offer a generous benefits package. Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States and have a valid driver’s license.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Local Environmental Consulting Firm
Tampa, FL, 33610 USA