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Jackson, MI, USA
Requisition Number: 27483††
Company Name: DRG Inc†
Service Line: 1UAM - DRG Utility Asset Management†
Employment Type: Regular†
Job Type: Full Time†
Education Level Required: Associates†
Work Experience Required: Less than 1 year†
Relocation Available: No†
Travel Expectations: Up to 75%† † DAVEY RESOURCE GROUP, a Division of The Davey Tree Expert Company, has opportunities as a Geospatial Technician. Davey is a leader in the tree care, utility line clearing and forestry consulting industries, throughout the US and Canada.
DUTIES: The Geospatial Technician will provide our government, commercial, utility, not for profit, and internal clients with the tools, services and solutions needed to effectively map, analyze and understand their geographic resources and physical assets. Work effectively in a variety of computer systems and software applications. Understand the contract needs and specifications of clients and their customers and develop appropriate solutions. Conduct research and compile summation, statistical and other reports. Organize and develop efficient daily work assignments from start to completion. Analyze data requests and design appropriate solutions. Program systems to meet client and/or project specifications. Ability to manage data holdings in an organized structure and obtain useful data sets.
Education and Qualifications:
‚óŹ Four year degree in Geography, Computer Science or related discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience in a similar position
‚óŹ Strong skills and capabilities in at least one of the following areas of expertise:
o GIS: experience with two or more desktop GIS software packages like Esri ArcGIS, AutoCAD, QGIS, Microstation, or other geospatial tools
o Remote Sensing: experience with remote sensing imagery processing and photogrammetry software packages like ERDAS, Feature Analyst, IDRISI, ENVI, or others
o GIS Programming: experience with basic programming knowledge and the ability to develop functions and process scripts in Python or other scripting languages
o GIS/Web Development: experience with developing functional GIS extensions/applications, writing and debugging code, maintaining web applications and software releases, relational databases, and has in-depth SQL knowledge and one or more GIS related APIs like OpenLayers, Esri, Google, CartoDB, or others
‚óŹ Knowledge and proficiency in the principles, techniques and applications of cartography
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Full time position. Compensation based on qualifications and experience. DRG offers competitive wages, excellent benefits and full-time position includes option to buy company stock after one year. Access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses. Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and Davey Resource Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Davey is Employee Owned. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply.
† † The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey has been employee-owned for 35 years and has more than 8,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit www.davey.com If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at email@example.com.
Nearest Major Market: Jackson Michigan
Nearest Secondary Market: Ann Arbor
Job Segment: Technician, Geology, GIS, Consulting, Engineer, Technology, Engineering
Apply online at www.davey.com
The Davey Tree Expert Co
1500 North Mantua Street
Kent, OH, 44240 USA
Posted 2018-01-23 under Geospatial, Technician