GIS Specialist

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees?16,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams.
Maintain, troubleshoot and deploy mobile GIS solutions as part of a team.
Build, update and maintain enterprise GIS geo-databases and data with guidance.
Update and query spatial databases, applying additional knowledge of spatial feature representations.
Follow standard operating procedures and design criteria established by management.
Gather, analyze, and integrate spatial data and determine how best the information can be displayed using GIS.
Prepare metadata and other documentation.
Associate or Bachelor's degree in Geography, GIS, Computer Science, Engineering, Survey or a related field preferred, OR equivalent experience.
Candidates must have strong knowledge of ESRI software.
Energetic with ability to overcome obstacles to complete a task safely and efficiently.
Willingness to learn in guided and independent environments to build and maintain skillsets.
Must be passionate about GIS technologies and solutions
Excellent communicator
Willingness to learn troubleshoot and support various computer hardware and software configurations.
Strong understanding of map projections, and spatial data transformations.
Strong understanding of GPS technology
Understanding of geodatabase structure and capabilities.
Ability to create and understand SQL Statements for data modification a plus.
Utilities background a plus
CAD Experience a plus
Programming experience a plus
Other Requirements:
This position will also require driving on a regular basis. A successful evaluation of a Motor Vehicle Report is required prior to the start of employment.
50% travel to start
For more information on our company, please visit our website at To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on the Careers portion of our website at
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.
Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability - No calls or agencies

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