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GIS Data Technician

Walker, MN, USA
Pro-West & Associates, Inc. ( is a GIS (geographic information systems) consulting firm located in Walker, MN and Crosslake, MN. Pro-West provides highly specialized GIS consulting, programming, and data management services. We are a team of professionals and technology experts who have delivered successful projects to our clients for almost 30 years! Join our pioneering and talented team focused on helping our clients make a difference in the area of location technology.

Pro-West & Associates, Inc. is looking for a GIS Data Technician who will serve as an integral member of our data development team, providing entry level GIS data development and maintenance skills. The GIS Technician position requires skills in the use of Esri software, ability to work within our fast-paced, technological environment with a diverse team, and enthusiasm for helping our clients make a difference in the area of GIS.

This is a full-time position (40 hours a week), with vacation, personal days, holidays, IRA, health insurance and HSA benefits. The position is located at our Walker office.

Bachelor’s Degree in Geography/GIS, Science, Engineering or related field OR AA degree with GIS emphasis with 1 year GIS technical experience

Experience Requirements:
• Technical experience with ArcGIS
• Experience editing geodatabase features and attributes
• Experience with data development technologies and processes

• Follow project standards to accurately develop and attribute geospatial data
• Communicate possible project efficiency improvements to senior technicianmanager
• Assist in quality control processes to assure data quality and integrity
• Clearly document project discrepancies to communicate possible errors in data developed
• Attend in house project meetings, specific to assigned development project
• Maintain and develop ArcGIS desktop skills through relevant and approved trainings

Desired Skills:
• Experience with land records, parcel data and legal descriptions a plus

How to Apply:
Email resumé and cover letter to:

About Us:
Pro-West & Associates, Inc. (, a GIS (geographic information systems) consulting firm located in Walker, MN, has been providing highly specialized GIS consulting and data management services to regional and national clients since 1987. We are one of the Upper Midwest’s longest-established private firms devoted entirely to assisting public and private entities with the integration of GIS technology throughout the country.
Pro-West & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Pro-West & Associates, Inc.
8239 State 371 NW
Walker, MN, 56484 USA
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