GIS Technician

Professional Services Indianapolis, Indiana


Description

Looking for a GIS role with a growing tech company leading their industry? This is the role for you! This position will join our popular Professional Services team working to directly serve our clients’ needs. This entry-level role is the perfect opportunity to start your career with one of the country’s leading GIS company. Schneider Geospatial, LLC boasts a caring culture and is listed as one of the 2020 Best Places to Work in Indiana!

This is primarily a data maintenance/data conversion role working in the ArcGIS environment(s). Requires good ArcGIS skills, basic knowledge of land records, basic understanding of municipal utilities, basic understanding of GIS concepts (topology, themes, data sets, databases, basic cartography). Other responsibilities include scanning, plotting, creation of maps and exhibits, and learning new theory, concepts, and applications to advance to the next level. This position can expect moderate direction, tutoring, and interaction; and reports to the Manager of Professional Services.

Skills:
· ArcGIS expertise
· Microsoft Office experience
· Proven problem solving
· Written and verbal communication skills
· Organizational skills

Duties:
· Preform data conversion and maintenance tasks in multiple vertical markets
· Perform document scrubbing, preparation, and scanning
· Georeference digital images in an ArcGIS environment
· Plotting
· Follow established quality control procedures
· Other duties as assigned

Education / Experience:
At least one year of CAD or ArcGIS experience is very helpful, although exceptions can be made based on other factors. Many of these responsibilities can be learned on the job or through formal training (seminars, workshops, higher education, etc.). Associate’s or Bachelor’s (or Certificate) in GIS, Geography, or a related field is a bonus but not required. GISP Certification helpful, but not required.


About Schneider Geospatial
A technology leader, Schneider Geospatial provides innovative industry leading solutions such as Beacon™/qPublic.net™ (local government information for the Web), GeoPermits™ (cloud based permitting and workflow management), and IDAM™ (web-based solution assessing disaster damage). In addition to publishing a large portfolio of client focused applications and solutions, Schneider also provides a full range of data conversion, technical support, training, and consulting services greatly valued by our clients.