GIS Mapping Specialist

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POST DATE 9/1/2016
END DATE 11/30/2016

Liberty Utilities (Canada) Corp Tahoe Vista, CA

Tahoe Vista, CA
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree


GIS Mapping Specialist


Liberty Utilities


Tahoe Vista, CA

United States


Responsible for the upkeep of all Mapping and Geographical Information System (GIS) related systems as it relates to the Liberty Utilities infrastructure. Primary Responsibilities

* Create, edit, and maintain GIS data. Includes data collection, input, and linkages to various databases/images.

* Update and maintain various GIS data, including the street centerline, parcel, subdivision, and utility data. Inputs data from contractor data, surveyor data, engineering plans, and subdivision plats.

* Sound working knowledge of data creation, data processing, and map production, using a combination of ESRI s basic products and extensions.

* Provide maps and figures to other departments as needed.

* Conducts mapping research in the field and in the office. Resolves conflicting information, and ensures the accuracy of the data.

* Performs Global Positioning System (GPS) field data collection, post processing, and data storage

* Carries on a wide variety of drafting assignments involving such activities as analyzing field notes and technical data; designing and developing drawings and maps; completing various engineering drawings of equipment, systems, and installations.

* Manage data received from Field Operation s contractor of proposed and as-built drawing files for use in GIS applications.

* Assist in the creation and maintenance of an electronic and a historical record file system

* Perform maintenance and management of all Substation CAD files.

* Maintain familiarity and support of work order life cycle and process flow.

* Must be able to work independently and with minimal supervision.

* Other Duties as assigned


* Bachelor degree from an accredited college, university, or technical institution with major course work in Geographic Information Systems, plus a minimum of three years of practical GIS experience or any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the knowledge and abilities necessary to perform assigned work required.

* 3+ years of Utility industry experience is preferred.

* GIS-P Certification preferred

* Proficient utilization with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & PowerPoint) required.

* Strong skills in the use of computer and peripheral equipment required.

* Energetic and results-driven, with a strong work ethic and commitment to excellence.

* Responsible for maintaining plotters, wide format printers, and scanners required.

* Ability to analyze field notes and technical data; design and develop drawings and maps; completing various engineering drawings of equipment, systems, and installations required.

* Well-developed verbal, written, communication and presentation skills required.

* Flexible with traveling to other company sites and locations.

* Driver s license required.

Job Specific Competencies

* Auto Cad Skills

* ArcDesktop