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GIS Specialist

Arcadis U.S.Inc.
Chicago, IL 60602
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At Arcadis we focus on attracting, retaining and developing people who share our passion and commitment to improve quality of life. In return we offer you the opportunity to transform your world and the world around you, that could be through client work, upskilling yourself, championing equality and inclusion or getting involved in charity work, to name just a few. Our people value different perspectives, they care about the sustainability of our planet and dare to shape the future.

One of our core values is 'people first', and supported by our Lovinklaan foundation, we invest in you for the long term, to ensure you reach your full potential. You'll have the opportunity to own your career and work on industry-defining projects, finding solutions to real challenges that make a difference to people's lives. You're encouraged to have a growth mindset and are given the space to develop personally and professionally, building a flexible career that works for you.

Role description:

Arcadis is seeking a GIS Specialist to support our Midwest offices to assist Engineers, Scientists, and Project Managers with tasks associated with planning, engineering, and environmental project work. This position will support multiple clients with projects focusing on an array of water utility and environmental issues. The candidate will have demonstrated experience in spatial data collection, ArcGIS Online, or Enterprise GIS (ArcGIS Portal, ArcServer, ArcSDE). It is preferred candidates have experience with multiple levels of ArcMap products as well as ESRI extensions, and ArcGIS Pro. Experience with environmental data management, relational databases, and performing field work are also a plus. This position could be located in Chicago, IL, Novi, MI, Cleveland, OH or Columbus, OH.

Role accountabilities:
  • Use of ESRI ArcGIS 10.x in daily work specializing in the following areas: geoprocessing and spatial analysis, enterprise spatial data management, design and creation of geodatabases, script workflow using Python or related process, map production, and technology support and troubleshooting.
  • Establish field data collection routines using ArcGIS Field Maps, Collector, Survey123, Fulcrum, or other related applications Design and prepare complete and accurate working plans, charts, scaled drawings and revisions for complex projects.
  • Produce high quality deliverables utilizing various software packages such as Microsoft Office, ESRI products, and other related software.
  • Coordinate to assure compliance with project and budgetary requirements
  • Responsible for maintaining organized files, reports, field surveys, and other data
  • Work well independently and in team environment; receive some instruction on new tasks
  • Keep apprised of currently available software solutions, new technology, and data integration techniques
  • Excellent professional and organization skills, good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience with water utility data and environmental consulting is preferred
  • Good problem-solving skills and experience with the latest versions of ESRI products are required, as well as the ability to perform highly detailed work on multiple, concurrent tasks, with exceptional quality in the work product.
Qualifications & Experience:

Required Qualifications:

BS in Geography, GIS or related discipline.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prior internship experience in GIS.


Why Become an Arcadian?

Our work with clients has a direct impact on people's lives and on the planet. We make moving, living and belonging in cities safer, more resilient and more sustainable. By partnering with our clients as responsible custodians of our earth's resources, we can create a sustainable planet.

We continue to think of new ways to make positive impacts and create better experiences for people; data driven and digital solutions have become part of the Arcadis DNA. Working together with clients and using techniques like design thinking, we can get to the heart of our clients' most pressing challenges and work together to solve them.

As a global business, we have committed to support five of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals to ensure that our projects contribute to a better and more sustainable future for all. But it's not just the work that we do on client projects that benefits communities and our planet. As a global business, we are committed to making a positive impact to society by supporting local communities where we operate.

To help protect our planet, we monitor and measure non-financial information to inform business decisions and reduce our own environmental impact as part of our commitment to be net zero carbon as a global company by 2030.

Our Commitment to Equality, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging:

We want you to be able to bring your best self to work every day which is why we take equality and inclusion seriously and hold ourselves to account for our actions. Our ambition is to be an employer of choice and provide a great place to work for all our people. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

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Posted: 2022-05-10 Expires: 2022-06-08
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