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GIS Specialist in Portland, OR at System One

Date Posted: 3/6/2019

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Job Description

System One Services is currently seeking a GIS Specialist for a 1-year contract assignment located in Portland, OR.

LOCAL candidates only - Per Diem and Mob/Demob are not available for this position.

GIS Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Use ArcGIS and ArcFM as well as a custom application to identify, configure, and transform distribution data.
  • Read and interpret electrical utility asset information to enter, edit, and update spatial and tabular data.
  • Maintain the accuracy of the GIS database(s), technical files, and documentation.
  • Ensure quality, meet timelines, and coordinate with supervisor and trainers to resolve data issues.
  • Complete data conversion, digitizing, spatial data editing, attribute editing, data validation and maintenance of digital infrastructure spatial data and related attribute information.
  • Analyze data and perform QC/QA related activities, standards enforcement, and data validation.
  • Progress tracking and reporting.

GIS Specialist Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Geographic Information System (GIS), Natural Resources, Geography or a related field; or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Technical certification or equivalent in drafting, GIS, or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • At least 3 years of related experience working in a fast paced, high volume production environment using ArcGIS.
  • Experience working with and ability to read and understand electrical one lines, schematics, as well as transmission plan and profile drawings.
  • Knowledge of basic electrical distribution power systems and utility network connectivity.
  • Knowledge of utility engineering specifications and drawings, established drafting and design techniques.
  • Knowledge of current technologies, tools, systems, and vendors.
  • Experience with ArcGIS 10.x and ArcFM is preferred.
  • Experience working with and maintaining networked utility data is preferred.

Contract Duration:  1 year

Job Location:  Portland, OR

System One maintains a drug-free workplace and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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