Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is a multi-disciplinary firm of consulting environmental scientists and engineers with offices throughout the United States. We are seeking a GIS Technician 3 to join our Warner Robins, GA office.
The GIS Technician 3 position will provide CAD and GIS support for Facility Assessment and Space Utilization projects for the Air Force.
Role Overview Provide CAD, GIS and Project Coordination support for tasks performed in support of Facility Utilization Studies, Planning and other engineering or consulting services by developing maps or documents pertaining to project deliverables. Facility Space Utilization (FUS) and Facility Condition Assessments (FCAs). Tasks include but are not limited to maintenance of various GeoBase data layers, creation of new data layers, performing spatial analysis, collection/maintenance of GeoBase features. Project assignments will include field collection of data to support projects performed at multiple Air Force facilities across the country. Must have experience working with Spatial Data Standards for Facilities, Infrastructure, and Environment (SDSFIE). Position requires traveling to project sites for data gathering. Must be able to utilize ESRI ArcGIS to prepare data sources and maps in support of planning charrettes. Able to perform migration of CAD to GIS, various GeoBase functions, i.e. build data sets, perform QA/QC, develop queries, create maps, etc. in preparation project deliverables.
Key Responsibilities •Perform GIS database development, qualitative/quantitative analysis, and mapping •Produce detailed, high-quality cartographic products (digital and hardcopy) and accompanying reports in accordance with technical guidelines and project requirements •Communicate with project team members and other stakeholders to define data needs, project requirements, and desired outputs •Compile, manipulate, and refine geographic data from a variety of sources including but not limited to, field observation, satellite imagery, aerial photographs, and existing maps •Perform regular quality control checks of GIS Data and non-spatial databases with minimal supervision to ensure data integrity •Manage individual project tasks related to GIS, database design and management, and data visualization •Customize GIS workflow and software programs for data collection, engineering, and environmental applications
Skills / Qualifications •Minimum 5 years of ESRI ArcGIS experience •AS/BS in Engineering or related field •Previous experience developing GIS project deliverables •Able to perform field data collection activities requiring long durations of walking •Able to travel and spend up to three weeks at project locations •Proficiency using ESRI ArcGIS software •Proficiency using Microsoft Office (Excel) •Experience in producing high-quality digital and hardcopy project graphics •Strong written and verbal communication skills •Resourceful and self-motivated
Diversity Statement We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure Inc.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.