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GIS Analyst I

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • $56,300 - $78,800 a year

Terracon Consultants, Inc.

Job detailsSalary$56,300 – $78,800 a yearJob TypeFull-timeLocation18001 W 106th St, Olathe, KS 66061+ Leaflet | OpenStreetMap contributorsBenefitsPulled from the full job description401(k)Dental insuranceHealth insuranceLife insurancePaid time offTuition reimbursementShow 2 more benefitsFull Job Description
Job Description

General Responsibilities:
Provide Geographic Information Systems (GIS) support to all Service Lines. Perform data acquisition, data management, data analysis and data visualization in support of projects and corporate initiatives. Determine appropriate data sources and methods, develop technical workflows and create technical maps, exhibits, and models to support project needs. Support field data collection efforts by providing and configuring appropriate tools to meet accuracy and attribution criteria. Responsible for ensuring the accuracy and currency of all geospatial project data and maintaining technical documentation and metadata, as appropriate. Ensure that all GIS deliverables meet a high level of quality and comply with corporate standards.

Essential Roles and Responsibilities:

Research, compile, and review spatial data from public and proprietary sources.
Perform GIS tasks following engineering/environmental design and operating procedures.
Create project GIS maps and exhibits.
Document project workflows, data sources, and data limitations.
Assist in the creation of advanced GIS products and data models.
Create and configure appropriate tools for field data collection based on project needs.
Perform field data collection, data transfer, and postprocessing.
Compile technical project data from various sources, including field notes and engineering plans.
Scan, georeference and digitize hardcopy plans.
Develop GIS workflows, databases, and map products.
Assist in the creation and execution of automated GIS workflows in various development languages.
Follows safety rules, guidelines and standards for all projects. Participate in pre-task planning. Report any safety issues or concerns to management.
Be responsible for maintaining quality standards on all projects.


Bachelors degree in GIS, geography, environmental science, engineering, computer science or related field with a minimum 2 years related experience. Or, in lieu of a degree, a minimum of 6 years related experience.
Experience with ArcGIS Desktop and extensions, ArcGIS Online, MS Office, AutoCAD, 3D Design Software, and open source applications.
Familiarity with relational databases and various programming languages (e.g. Python, C#, XML, JavaScript).
Valid drivers license with acceptable violation history.
This position has been categorized as a “Remote Only” position. Remote Only employees do not have a designated workspace at an office, and typically work from home or another location.

The national standard salary range for this position is $56,300-$78,800. The base range may be adjusted based on the specific location of the applicant. Final agreed upon compensation is based upon individual qualifications and experience.

About Terracon
Terracon is a 100 percent employee-owned consulting engineering firm providing quality services to clients. Since 1965, Terracon has evolved into a successful multi-discipline firm specializing in environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services. Terracon currently has more than 5,000 employees in more than 150 offices with services available in all 50 states. Terracons growth is due to valued employees exceeding expectations in client service and growing their careers with new and exciting opportunities in the marketplace.

Terracons vision of Together, we are best at people is demonstrated through our excellent compensation and benefits package. Based on eligibility, role and job status, we offer many programs including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, paid time off and holidays, education reimbursement, and various bonus programs.
EEO Statement
Terracon is an EEO employer. We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled candidates to apply and be considered for open positions. We do not discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender, disability, age, or military status.
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