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Staff Environmental GIS Specialist (Entry Level)

ERM Consulting & Engineering, Inc.
Boston, MA 02109
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ERM is seeking a Staff Environmental GIS Specialist to join our growing consulting firm in Boston, MA. As an integral part of the Data Analytics and Visualization Group, the successful candidate will work on a wide range of environmental projects locally, nationally, and internationally. In this role, the candidate will support a variety of ERM's services and clients with any geospatial and data visualization needs. This is a great opportunity to work with ERM's technical experts to implement the latest geographic, remote sensing, mapping, modeling, and visualization techniques.


  • Support the visualization and analysis of geospatial data using a variety of industry leading software solutions such as Esris ArcGIS Platform, Microsoft PowerBI, and Earthsofts EQuIS database management system
  • Develop and manage web maps, apps and dashboards using ESRIs platform.
  • Manage project data from various sources such as municipalities, government agencies, laboratories, field staff, drones, satellites, etc.
  • Work with internal ERM teams on a variety of projects to support all data visualization and analysis needs and assist technical staff and managers to promote new and on-going visualization needs.
  • Perform multiple tasks within scope/budget/schedule expectations and ensure quality standards on project deliverables.
  • Interact and maintain successful relationships with clients, ERM employees, and subcontractors.


  • A minimum of a Bachelors degree in a natural science, geography, GIS, or related field(minor or concentration in geology or hydrogeology preferred)
  • A minimum of one year applied experience using Esris suite of software or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • The individual should have attributes to become a strong consultant (team player, eagerness to learn and grow, self-starter that takes initiative, versatile and has a service mentality).
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite including Excel, Word, and Access, and the integration of spreadsheets, database tables and text files in ArcGIS.
  • Candidates should possess strong oral and written communication skills, keen orientation to detail, an eye for professional presentation, and recognized organizational abilities.
  • Self-motivated, quick learning, curious, resourceful, flexible individuals who have a common-sense approach to conducting business and workload management will be most successful.


  • Experience or academic concentration in Geology or Hydrogeology
  • Masters degree in GIS or related field
  • Experience with Microsoft PowerBI and DAX
  • Experience in web development (specifically using ESRIs suite of development tools)
  • Experience or knowledge of programming languages (Python, JavaScript, R)
  • Experience with Earthsoft's EQuIS data management software or SQL databases
  • Experience with subsurface 3D modeling with geochemical and other forms of sample data (e.g. EVS/Leapfrog).

Who We Are:

As the largest global pure play sustainability consultancy, we partner with the worlds leading organizations, creating innovative solutions to sustainability challenges and unlocking commercial opportunities that meet the needs of today while preserving opportunity for future generations.

Our diverse team of world-class experts supports clients across the breadth of their organizations to operationalize sustainability, underpinned by our deep technical expertise in addressing their environmental, health, safety, risk and social issues. We call this capability our boots to boardroom approach for its comprehensive service model that allows ERM to develop strategic and technical solutions that advance objectives on the ground or at the executive level.

Please submit your resume and brief cover letter. Based on review of these responses, shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews.

ERM does not accept recruiting agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, ERM employees or any other company location. ERM is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

ERM is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

Thank you for your interest in ERM!

Posted: 2021-07-07 Expires: 2021-08-05
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