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GIS Analyst I

Superior Water, Light & Power Company - Superior, WI

Type: Full Time
Posted: 05/09/2013
Deadline to apply: 05/20/2013

General Purpose

  • Creates, analyzes, and follows data integrity protocols for GIS data and mapping products.
  • Organizes, develops, controls and defends GIS data and mapping products in support of water, gas and electric distribution through:
  • Geospatial data analysis
  • Geospatial application and interface design, development, modification and problem solving.
  • Data extraction and manipulation
  • Manages and coordinates GIS-related projects.
  • Initiates and sees through to completion the analysis of workflow and interfaces to ensure optimal process utilization.
  • Serves as a liaison between gas, water and electric distribution and ITS departments.
  • Provides expertise in project development and processes to ensure GIS data and permitting and licensing tasks are on-track and timely data integrity protocols are followed. 
  • Provides user support through research and analysis of GIS processes. 
  • Ensures operational standards are met, data interfaces are effective and data integrity is not compromised. 
  • Assists in the development and implementation of training programs to ensure effective use of systems and related processes. 
  • Ensures that system specifications and interfaces are documented and maintained. 
  • Requires excellent written, interpersonal, professional, and public communication skills to establish and maintain positive professional credibility and working relationships.
  • Analyzes and ensures data integrity in permitting and licensing processes before agencies, non-governmental organizations and the general public.

Required Skills

  • This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Geography, Cartography, a natural science or other related technical field. 
  • GIS Minor or certification is desirable, as well.

Required Experience

  • This position requires three or more years of directly related work experience with increasing responsibility.

Special Requirements

  • The qualified candidate will be highly self-motivated, possess strong information technology skills and must possess proficiency in the following areas:
  • Ability to apply GIS technology to delivery effective solutions for internal stakeholders and processes
  • ESRI’s ArcGIS software suite desktop
  • Database management systems
  • Productivity tools (MS Word, Access, Excel, etc.)
  • The ideal candidate will possess experience with AutoCAD.
  • This position may be subject to assessment of skills, job match and/or aptitude.


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