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GIS Analyst

GIS Analyst

Job ID 
# of Openings Remaining 
US-CA-San Francisco
US-CA-Nevada City
US-CA-Walnut Creek
Experience (Years) 
Posted Date 
Environmental Services

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Your Opportunity

2,500 Environmental Services staff. 20 technical specialties. 900 professional associations. An international team with local expertise. You could say we know a little something about the environment. Our passion for it drives our work. Grounded by safety, quality, and ethics, we come up with solutions that perfectly fit the site. We know what it takes to balance competing project interests with creativity and efficiency. We know what to look for. And, we know how to get the job done—the right way. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.

Your Duties

An opportunity is available for a GIS Analyst to join our Walnut Creek, San Francisco, Petaluma, Nevada City, or Sacramento, CA office. The successful candidate will:

  • Use Esri product suite to perdoem spatial data editing, digitizing, processing, and conversion
  • Develop maps and other cartographic products
  • Perform general spatial analyses
  • Work in diverse work and team environments
  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills and ability to interact with others
  • Work outside the typical office environment (e.g. GPS data collection) as needed
  • Provide on-site GIS support at client or other Stantec offices as needed
  • Work on Windows operating system (Word, Access, Excel)


Your Capabilities and Credentials

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Geographical Information Systems, Geography, Engineering, Environmental Science, or related program.
  • Strong working knowledge of Esri software products
  • Understanding of cartographic design, GIS map creation, geodatabase design, and feature/ attribute editing
  • 3 to 7 years of experience
  • working in the environmental consulting industry

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Work or intern experience in environmental GIS
  • Experience with GPS and mobile and online GIS: Trimble, Esri Collector, ArcGIS Online, Google Earth (KMZ/KML)
  • Must be willing to work in a team environment
  • Ability to communicate clearly via phone, email, and in person to internal and external clients
  • Ability to adapt to changes in deadlines, project scope, and tasks
  • Ability to work with minimal direct supervision
  • Experience with key market segments, such as renewable energy, water resources, transportation, and linear infrastructure a plus.
  • Must have a good driving record and valid driver’s license

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