GIS Analyst
RequestNWR-01:DS0520
CompanyNorth Wind Resource Consulting
LocationFort Huachuca, Arizona
Job TypeFull Time
Date5/8/2020
  
Job Description
North Wind Resource Consulting, LLC is seeking a qualified GIS Analyst I with 1-2 years’ experience to support a project out at Fort Huachuca, AZ. The position requires onsite support so working remotely is not possible. Applicants must also be a U.S. Citizen either by birth or naturalization.

The selected individual will need map making skills, analytical capabilities and the ability to understand the clients basic needs with the ability to understand how best to show data. In addition, strong data management capabilities including SQL & Access databases with the ability to integrate data into pre-defined schemas, digest large amounts of data efficiently, interact with various personnel and having strong oral and written communication skills are necessary. Software skills require proficiency with ESRI Arc Suite products and include ArcGIS Pro, ArcMap, basic scripting (Python, VB Script, etc.) and application development capabilities. Part of the job will include data acquisition and processing using GPS technology. Candidates must be comfortable using GPS equipment and data to meet the project goals.
Qualifications
Degree in Computer Science, Geography, Surveying, Engineering or related field.
Must be able to pass a background check for access to government computer systems.

Required Skills:

Proficiency with database programming languages such as SQL, Access.
Proficiency with front end design languages such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript and various mapping languages.
Experience with mapping tools such as ESRI.
Experience with GPS measuring tools.
Outstanding quantitative skill set.
Attention to detail and good problem-solving skills.
Analytical mindset.
Excellent written and verbal communication.
Good interpersonal skills.

Desired Skills:

The candidate must also demonstrate reliability, a strong work ethic, and the ability to complete projects independently and/or in small teams in a responsible and timely manner. This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in GIS, environmental or natural resources as well as knowledge, understanding, and experience using GIS software to manipulate, convert, analyze, and map geospatial data.

Typical work tasks include updating data, attending meetings, facilitating mapping requests, reporting on metrics, & communication with PM’s on progress. Most of the work will be performed in the office with travel being 10% or less. This opportunity affords excellent experience and diverse applications working in GIS.


North Wind offers a competitive pay and benefits package to include health, life, and disability insurance benefits, 401(k) with company match, generous paid leave, and tuition reimbursement for eligible employees. As a company, we are committed to employee wellness, professional development, and work-life balance. We value safety, reliability, and commitment to our people! For more information about our benefits or hiring philosophy, visit the North Wind Career Opportunities Page.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The nature of those accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis.  If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact our Helpline +1.208.528.8718 or use the Request for Reasonable Accommodation form to get assistance.

North Wind Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, religion or other legally protected status. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.