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GIS Technician I

  • Location: Richmond, City of Richmond, Virginia
  • Salary: 22-25 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 14 days ago

  • Sector: Industrial
  • Start Date: 2022-07-24
  • Job Ref: 22-12308
How many positions are available? 1

Length of the contract? Til the end of 2025

Remote? On-site? Hybrid? Hybrid once successful candidate is trained to our satisfaction; on-site until that time

Location: Richmond, VA

Preferred bill rate: ***

Good computer skills and proficiency working in various software applications such as Microsoft Suite - Problem resolution; ability to address multiple tasks simultaneously; ability to handle changing and emerging priorities - Interpersonal; customer service; verbal and written communication skills - CAD type drawing skills - Analytical and detail oriented Preferred Skills: Computer Science, Drafting & Design, Engineering Technology, Geography

This is an entry level GIS position. Some exposure or background to GIS systems is helpful. Most people have an ESRI background, but we are working on a different GIS platform and will need to teach most people in any case. Exposure and understanding of GIS systems is helpful.

This is a great entry level position to learn more about GIS systems and the natural gas industry. Contractor will be working on many different projects, including making maps, mapping a subset of natural gas system, and ensuring that data is captured correctly
1-3 years of experience
General knowledge of databases
Top 3 Required Skills
1) Ability to learn quickly
2) Ability to work independently
3) Attention to detail and focus on accuracy