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GIS Specialist

ISG - Mankato, MN

Type: Full Time
Posted: 11/07/2016
Deadline to apply: 12/01/2016

Job Description

ISG is seeking an experienced GIS Specialist to work with related software programs to create and maintain data and/or maps that can be combined with geographically referenced data.  Tasks may include map production, digitizing, spatial analysis, photo interpretation and over avenues of data production.



  • Create maps for various departments/disciplines (Engineering, Planning, Marketing, Environmental, etc.).
  • Meet with project users to define data needs, project requirements, and deliverables.
  • QA/QC of geospatial datasets.
  • Conversion of CADD and other spatial/tabular datasets into GIS databases.
  • Perform watershed analysis using several different types of raster and vector datasets.
  • Assist GIS Project Manager with internal and external client requests as needed.
  • Physical ability to conduct occasional field work and other duties as assigned by GIS Project Manager or Group Manager.




  •  Bachelor's degree in Geospatial Science, Engineering, Urban Planning, or similar degree.
  • 1 to 3 years of experience working in ESRI's ArcGIS software stack.
  • Proficient with raster dataset analysis, especially as it relates to water resources management.
  • Understanding of cartographic principles and the ability to develop production quality maps.
  • Ability to edit geospatial data in ArcGIS 10.3+
  • Applied knowledge of the ArcGIS Spatial Analyst and 3D Analyst extensions.
  • Exceptional organizational skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite.
  • Solid understanding of metadata requirements/standards.


Preferred Qualifications


  •  Experience with Python and/or modelbuilder as it relates to geospatial data.
  • Understanding of ArcSDE and versioned editing workflows.
  • Javascript programming capability.
  • Knowledge of CADD systems such as Bentley or AutoDesk and how they work interchangeably with ArcGIS products.
  • Adobe Create Suite experience, specifically Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.

Apply online at link included


For more information: ISG Job Posting



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