EKI Water & Environment, Inc. (EKI) is an employee-owned, full-service, engineering and environmental sciences consulting firm serving private- and public-sector clients throughout the United States. If you are interested in making an impact on quality of life and the environment and advance your career, then EKI is the place for you.
We are currently seeking a GIS Specialist for our Burlingame, CA office.
The GIS Specialist’s primary focus will be on drafting and producing high quality and detail-oriented figures for inclusion in EKI’s work products. This role will include geodatabase management, data grooming (pre-processing of data-sets), basic geoprocessing, and geospatial analysis. The ideal candidate for this role has at least 2 years of experience using Esri’s ArcGIS software, which may include coursework. More experienced candidates may be considered.
The successful candidate will provide cartographic and analytic support to professional technical staff to generate figures and visualizations of data for a variety of applications, including reports, field sampling programs, presentations, and analysis.
Other Desirable Qualifications:
As an ESOP firm, EKI offers a unique company culture with a corporate commitment to maintaining a positive work/life experience. EKI provides excellent compensation and comprehensive benefits packages, including career advancement opportunities, outstanding training opportunities, profit sharing through the ESOP and incentive compensation, 401(k), and group medical benefits.
Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and responses to the Applicant Questions listed below to email@example.com. Your cover letter should include a detailed description of your experience using Esri GIS software, including a summary of tools and functions used, and a list of relevant classes taken. Samples of previous work are welcomed. Please include “GIS Specialist” in the subject line of your email.
EKI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
In your application, please provide brief responses to each of the following questions. Your responses may be submitted in the body of your email or as an attachment.
Question 1. Briefly describe your prior work experience using Esri ArcGIS. How long, what version and package, and for what purpose(s) have you used ArcGIS software?
Question 2. Briefly describe what production GIS work (i.e., producing final figures for inclusion in report documents or other publications) you have done.
Question 3. Describe any experience you have using the Spatial Analysis and/or 3D Analyst extensions in ArcMap. What analyses have you performed, for what purposes, and how were the end results utilized?
Question 4. Describe your experience, if any, in managing and setting up geodatabases for new projects.
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