Geospatial Analyst - Alpharetta, GA #21925

The Davey Tree Expert Company

The Davey Tree Expert Company

Alpharetta, GA, US, 30004 , Alpharetta , GA - 30004

Job Description

Requisition Number: 21925  
Company Name: The Davey Tree Expert Company 
Service Line: 1DRG - Kent DRGI SL 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: Bachelors 
Work Experience Required: 1 - 2 years 
Relocation Available: No 
Travel Expectations: None 

 

DAVEY RESOURCE GROUP, a Division of The Davey Tree Expert Company, has opportunities as a Geospatial Analyst. Davey is a leader in the tree care, utility line clearing and forestry consulting industries, throughout the US and Canada.

DUTIES: The Geospatial Analyst will provide our government, commercial, utility, not for profit, and internal clients with the tools, services and solutions needed to effectively map, analyze and understand their geographic resources and physical assets. Work effectively in a variety of computer systems and software applications. Understand the contract needs and specifications of clients and their customers and develop appropriate solutions. Conduct research and compile summation, statistical and other reports. Organize and develop efficient daily work assignments from start to completion. Analyze data requests and design appropriate solutions. Program systems to meet client and/or project specifications. Ability to manage data holdings in an organized structure and obtain useful data sets. Train and mentor teammates, work more directly with clients, and represent the company and the client at professional meetings

Education and Qualifications:
● Previous experience successfully working as a Geospatial Technician or equivalent experience in the industry will be required
● Four year degree in Geography, Computer Science or related discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience in a similar position
● Technical Certification and Licensing as required.
● Strong skills and capabilities in at least one of the following areas of expertise:
o GIS: experience with two or more desktop GIS software packages like Esri ArcGIS, AutoCAD, QGIS, Microstation, or other geospatial tools
o Remote Sensing: experience with remote sensing imagery processing and photogrammetry software packages like ERDAS, Feature Analyst, IDRISI, ENVI, or others
o GIS Programming: experience with basic programming knowledge and the ability to develop functions and process scripts in Python or other scripting languages
o GIS/Web Development: experience with developing functional GIS extensions/applications, writing and debugging code, maintaining web applications and software releases, relational databases, and has in-depth SQL knowledge and one or more GIS related APIs like OpenLayers, Esri, Google, CartoDB, or others
● Knowledge and proficiency in the principles, techniques and applications of cartography

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Full time position. Compensation based on qualifications and experience. DRG offers competitive wages, excellent benefits and full-time position includes option to buy company stock after one year. Access to industry related training materials and Davey Extension Courses. Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required. The Davey Tree Expert Company and Davey Resource Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Davey is Employee Owned. Military Veterans are encouraged to apply.

 

 

The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey has been employee-owned for 35 years and has more than 8,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit www.davey.com

If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at ed.help@davey.com.