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GIS Technician I

Gastonia, NC 28056

Posted: 05/16/2024 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Engineering Job Number: 617770 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

Pay: $23-25/hr 


  • Knowledge preferred in the area of: GIS, CAD ESRI ArcMap, ArcEditor, ArcCatalog, Televent ArcFM and Bentley MicroStation
  • General Knowledge of how to perform data Projections and geo-referencing.
  • General Knowledge of how to load data from Multiple formats (CAD, CSV, shape, Trimble, etc.) into GIS.
  • General knowledge of how to create shape files, personal geodatabases, (rasters images) datasets, features attributes, relationships, and spatial references (placing information using raster catalogs how it is put into GIS)
  • General knowledge of how to print maps for cad or GIS systems.
  • Knowledge of how to use a basic computer and related software that meet department needs.
  • General knowledge of property plats, rights-of-way, and surveying principles.
  • Ability to calculate and describe simple rights-of-way.
  • Knowledge of basic engineering principles and practices
  • 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
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