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Geospatial Technician

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GIS Surveyors
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Cincinnati, OH
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Added: April 30, 2024
Job Description

  • In office work is required. This is not a remote position

About the Company:

GIS Surveyors, Inc. (GSi) is an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) Geospatial Solutions company focused on bringing value to our clients and opportunities for our employees. We have been providing geospatial solutions for our clients for over 8 years and are growing.

About the Role:

We have a variety of clients that seek our expertise on ensuring quality products are delivered in a timely manner. We use industry recognized software and hardware for processing complex spatial data across a variety of markets.

This position is responsible for processing a variety of geospatial data from LiDAR and imagery datasets. Assigned tasks include, but are not limited to, LiDAR classification, feature extraction, creation of data sets and visualizations to support project requirements, and QA/QC. Successful candidates will process, QA/QC, correct, and produce geospatial products into quality deliverables for our clients.

We are seeking candidates that have flexible schedules and can work with minimal supervision to accomplish assigned tasks. Successful candidates will be able to think spatially in a 3D environment and learn new concepts and software quickly. Prior experience in the geospatial field is preferred but not required, training will be provided.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Processing of geospatial data using a variety of industry software including; ArcGIS Pro, TerraSolid, Microstation, Power Draft, PLS-CADD, QGIS, Global Mapper, AutoCAD, Etc.
  • Classification of LiDAR point cloud data
  • Compilation of mapping features from LiDAR and/or imagery
  • Create vectors/planimetrics
  • Ensure compliance and accuracy for all mapping products to applicable project and industry specifications
  • Effectively coordinate and communicate with internal staff and vendors on LiDAR data production.
  • Provide internal daily status reports on activities.
  • Other special duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Required

  • Demonstrated proficiency in GIS software
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office Software
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency in organizing daily and weekly plans
  • Demonstrated knowledge of surveying and mapping practices
  • Ability to understand 3D surface modeling and 3D visualization concepts
  • Ability to read, understand and apply technical information from procedure manuals, written and verbal instruction, guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Ability to identify and clearly communicate problems, issues with data or instructions
  • Ability to adhere to deadlines and high volume of work
  • Strict attention to details with focus on maximizing production while maintaining quality control
  • Desire to learn new technologies, software, hardware, methodologies and assist the LIDAR team to operate at maximum efficiency
  • Process the drive and passion to operate as an effective representative of the company in both internal and external forums

Preferred

  • Minimum of one-year experience in the geospatial field
  • LiDAR, CAD, or GIS: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Skilled use of Microstation, Terrascan, AutoCAD, ArcGIS, QGIS, Google Earth, and other mapping, engineering, and drafting software

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work:

This is a full-time, 40-hour/week position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday. Overtime may be requested. Flexibility in hours is permitted proved the employee is available during the “core” work hours.

Pay:

  • Based on skills and experience
  • Pay increase potential after 90 probationary period

Benefits:

  • GSi offers excellent opportunities for advancement, competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package.
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Company sponsored Medical, Dental, Vision and Life coverage
  • 401K plan with employer matching
  • Paid time off (PTO) and paid holidays
  • Paid sick leave
  • Professional development reimbursement program
  • Performance and career development programs
  • Referral program

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Cincinnati, OH area: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
  • On-site in Harrison, OH (Western Cincinnati Area)
  • No relocation assistance provided

Company Description

Under the Limitless Solutions Group (LSG) umbrella of entities. GIS Surveyors Inc. is a growing medium sized, Geospatial firm with offices in Poway and Yorba Linda, California, Bellevue, Washington and Cincinnati, Ohio. Our ability to create and grow a firm focused on attracting and cultivating professionals with the expertise to seamlessly deliver innovative Geospatial solutions to our clients separates us from other companies. As an employee-owned company (ESOP), GIS fosters a culture where every employee is an integral member of our team and has influence in the sound decision making process of the organization. If you are looking for an exciting work environment which encourages creativity, innovation, professional growth and long-term career opportunities, GIS may be a good match for you. Salary is negotiable, competitive and will not be a barrier to hiring the right person.

Under the Limitless Solutions Group (LSG) umbrella of entities. GIS Surveyors Inc. is a growing medium sized, Geospatial firm with offices in Poway and Yorba Linda, California, Bellevue, Washington and Cincinnati, Ohio. Our ability to create and grow a firm focused on attracting and cultivating professionals with the expertise to seamlessly deliver innovative Geospatial solutions to our clients separates us from other companies. As an employee-owned company (ESOP), GIS fosters a culture where every employee is an integral member of our team and has influence in the sound decision making process of the organization. If you are looking for an exciting work environment which encourages creativity, innovation, professional growth and long-term career opportunities, GIS may be a good match for you. Salary is negotiable, competitive and will not be a barrier to hiring the right person.
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