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GIS Technician


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Location: Waukesha, WI
Type: Full Time
Posted: 08/22/2019
Deadline to Apply: Open - no deadline given by employer
More Information: UDC Careers Page

Job Summary:

The GIS Technician will perform a variety of duties, which includes reading detailed utility work order descriptions, interpreting utility maps and sketches, data editing and manipulation and analysis within GIS, project specific specification review, technical documentation, data quality control and assurance. Desired candidate will have strong Esri ArcGIS desktop skills and data analytical skills. Ability to develop and/or change workflow practices due to changing project scope while understanding potential impact. GIS Technician will be able to understand project schedule, productivity impacts, and bring fresh thoughts and ideas to processes and workflows.


  • A minimum of a year of Esri ArcGIS Desktop experience
  • Great attention to detail and the ability to work independently
  • Experience Electric and Gas Utilities in the GIS industry is highly desirable
  • Understanding and use of Schneider Electric ArcFM is highly desirable
  • Utility field experience is a plus
  • Ability to follow specification documents and understand scope of the project
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products (Excel and Word; MSAccess is desirable)
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrate analytical and problem-solving skills
  • UDC GIS Technicians are required to pass criminal background checks prior to starting with our company.

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