GIS Support Specialist

Bolton & Menk, Inc.
Burnsville, MN
Added: May 8, 2024

Bolton & Menk is looking to add a GIS Support Specialist to our team. As a Star Tribune Top 200 Workplace in Minnesota and Des Moines Top Workplace in Iowa, this is a fantastic opportunity to work with a great team of professionals. Bolton & Menk is regional, consulting engineering firm with over 70 years of experience serving the Upper Midwest and beyond. We are looking to add a GIS Support Specialist who will help foster our mission that All People Should Live in a Safe, Sustainable and Beautiful Community!

What You Will Be Doing

  • Provide technical support, training and documentation on GIS Software and mapping-grade GPS equipment related issues of moderate to advanced complexity across multiple facility locations.
  • Keeps up to date on technical and software issues affecting Company software applications and related system operations and user interaction with those operations.
  • Serves as GIS Technician on an as needed basis.
  • Travel to facilites and other project-related locations as necessary.

Assists in the development, implementation, and administration of the GIS software environment, and participates in the development and customization of workflows, processes and production standards.

What We Are Looking For

  • Bachelor's degree in Geographic Information Systems, Geography, or Computer Science from an accredited college or university
  • 3 years of related GIS experience
  • Skilled knowledge and skills in ArcGIS, ArcGIS Server and application related extensions
  • Thorough knowledge in Microsoft office Suite. (MS Excel, MS Word, PowerPoint)
  • Working knowledge of web-based GIS services and mapping
  • Requires a Driver's License or Public Transportation as may travel to various facilities and job sites

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheet and database software including Microsoft SQL
  • Developing knowledge of data analytics, advanced data visualization techniques and Big Data
  • Developing knowledge of data management within Relational Database Management Systems


For over 70 years Bolton & Menk, Inc. has served public and private clients with comprehensive planning, design and construction engineering and surveying services. The employees at Bolton & Menk are seeking hard-working and ambitious co-workers to join us to deliver tomorrow’s leading infrastructure projects. Bolton & Menk is employee-owned, is ranked among ENRs Top 500 Design Firms, a Star Tribune Top 200 Workplace in Minnesota and a Des Moines Register Top Workplace. With over 900 employees in Colorado, Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, North Carolina, and South Carolina, there are always new challenges and career development opportunities available. Learn more about our history here:

Our Benefits

At Bolton & Menk, we value our people and provide an exceptional Total Compensation and Benefits Package to protect our most valuable asset. We are committed to the well-being of our employees and their families. Perks of being a Bolton & Menk employee include peace of mind with our benefits package and competitive compensation plan, flexible schedules, and career development opportunities. Learn more here:

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Bolton & Menk does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third-party agencies in response to Bolton & Menk job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to our hiring managers. Pre-approval from the Bolton & Menk Talent Acquisition team is required before any external candidate can be submitted and such candidate must be submitted to the Bolton & Menk Talent Acquisition team.

It is our responsibility and privilege to embrace the diversity of people, thoughts, and experiences necessary to develop infrastructure systems that serve all people. Bolton & Menk, Inc., is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.

EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.