GIS Technician

Henkels & McCoy - San Diego, CA3.7

Full-timeEstimated: $62,000 - $81,000 a year
Henkels & McCoy is an industry-leading utility construction firm providing critical infrastructure construction and maintenance services for the power, oil & gas pipeline, gas distribution, and communication markets throughout North America. Founded in 1923, Henkels & McCoy adapts over 95 years of experience to the dynamic and evolving infrastructure needs of today. Henkels & McCoy has been recognized with an E. I. DuPont Safety Excellence Award and is a founding member of the ET&D Partnership, a collaborative industry partnership working to reduce fatalities, injuries, and illnesses in the electric line construction industry.

H&M is seeking to employ a GIS Technician to support the Engineering, Construction, and Project Management of the current project. The GIS Technician will report to the GIS Engineer and will be responsible, but not limited to, the following responsibilities:

Manage and convert data into industry data formats (.gdb, .shp, .kmz, .dwg, etc.).

Learn and utilize the 3-GIS application for design and engineering management.

Use QA/QC tools to validate field data for accuracy and completeness.

Plot maps to support engineering and construction workflows.

Use GIS tools to maximize project efficiency and productivity.

Review redline and outside plant network components.

Communicate clearly with field crews and office personnel.

Work safely in manner that is consistent with company values and policies.

Work effectively in a team environment and open office environment.

Maintain source integrity and communicate shortcomings.

Be punctual for daily start time and meetings.

Ability to work in the field upon request.

Minimum Requirements:
2-year degree or technical program, or equivalent experience

Minimum 2 years of consistent ESRI experience (ArcMap, ArcGIS Pro, Arc Catalog, ArcGIS Online).

Highly proficient in Microsoft Office.

Proficient in Google Earth.

Strong attention to detail.

Desired skills:
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering, Computer Science, or related field(s)

Experience in telecommunication or other utility industry.

Experience with SQL and/or Python scripting languages.

Experience with 3-GIS in a project-based format.

Experience with Autodesk AutoCAD software.

Understanding of local and state governmental rules/regulations associated with permit requirements.

Henkels & McCoy, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.