DAVEY RESOURCE GROUP, a Division of The Davey Tree Expert Company, has opportunities as a Geospatial Analyst. Davey is a leader in the tree care, utility line clearing and forestry consulting industries, throughout the US and Canada.
DUTIES: The Geospatial Analyst will provide our government, commercial, utility, not for profit, and internal clients with the tools, services and solutions needed to effectively map, analyze and understand their geographic resources and physical assets. Work effectively in a variety of computer systems and software applications. Understand the contract needs and specifications of clients and their customers and develop appropriate solutions. Conduct research and compile summation, statistical and other reports. Organize and develop efficient daily work assignments from start to completion. Analyze data requests and design appropriate solutions. Program systems to meet client and/or project specifications. Ability to manage data holdings in an organized structure and obtain useful data sets. Train and mentor teammates, work more directly with clients, and represent the company and the client at professional meetings
Education and Qualifications:
? Previous experience successfully working as a Geospatial Technician or equivalent experience in the industry will be required
? Four year degree in Geography, Computer Science or related discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience in a similar position
? Technical Certification and Licensing as required.
? Strong skills and capabilities in at least one of the following areas of expertise:
o GIS: experience with two or more desktop GIS software packages like Esri ArcGIS, AutoCAD, QGIS, Microstation, or other geospatial tools
o Remote Sensing: experience with remote sensing imagery processing and photogrammetry software packages like ERDAS, Feature Analyst, IDRISI, ENVI, or others
o GIS Programming: experience with basic programming knowledge and the ability to develop functions and process scripts in Python or other scripting languages
o GIS/Web Development: experience with developing functional GIS extensions/applications, writing and debugging code, maintaining web applications and software releases, relational databases, and has in-depth SQL knowledge and one or more GIS related APIs like OpenLayers, Esri, Google, CartoDB, or others
? Knowledge and proficiency in the principles, techniques and applications of cartography
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Full time position. Compensation based on qualifications and experience. DRG offers competitive wages, excellent benefits and full-time position includes option to buy company stock after one year. Access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses. Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and Davey Resource Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Davey is Employee Owned. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply.
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