Wisconsin Geospatial Jobs

GIS Technician

Bolton & Menk

Location: Minneapolis, MN
Type: Full Time
Posted: 04/01/2024
Deadline to Apply: Open - no deadline given by employer
More Information: GIS Technician


Bolton & Menk has an opening for an entry-level GIS Technician in our Minneapolis office. We’re looking for a motivated problem solver who enjoys collaboration in a fast-paced environment that will help foster our mission that All People Should Live in a Safe, Sustainable and Beautiful Community! As a Star Tribune Top 200 Workplace in Minnesota and Des Moines Register Top Workplace in Iowa, this is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-established and growing team.

In this role, you would provide expertise on a wide variety of GIS projects for both internal and external clients. The position will primarily be responsible for assisting our team on transportation-related data gathering, analysis, and map development. As an Esri Business Partner, Bolton & Menk leverages the latest GIS software technology and methods for delivering cutting-edge results.

What you will be doing:

  • Producing maps and project deliverables.
  • Responsible for data management and analysis.
  • Provide GIS Software-related support to staff and clients as needed.

What we are looking for:

  • Associate’s degree in Geography, Computer Science or GIS or equivalent from an accredited college. Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Experience with ArcGIS Pro and ArcGIS Online
  • Experience with Geoprocessing within the ArcGIS environment
  • Ability to work within a team atmosphere
  • Strong time management, organizational and problem solving skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Working knowledge in Microsoft Office Suite. (MS Excel, MS Word, PowerPoint.
  • Effective interpersonal written and verbal communication skills
  • Possess valid driver’s license.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of GIS as it relates to transportation, public agencies, planning, and Civil Engineering.
  • Knowledge of developing automation within the ArcGIS environment using scripting languages such as Python.
  • Developing knowledge of data analytics, advanced data visualization techniques and Big Data.


For over 70 years Bolton & Menk, Inc. has served public and private clients with comprehensive planning, design and construction engineering and surveying services. The employees at Bolton & Menk are seeking hard-working and ambitious co-workers to join us to deliver tomorrow’s leading infrastructure projects. Bolton & Menk is employee-owned, is ranked among ENRs Top 500 Design Firms, a Star Tribune Top 200 Workplace in Minnesota and a Des Moines Register Top Workplace. With over 900 employees in Colorado, Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, North Carolina, and South Carolina, there are always new challenges and career development opportunities available. Learn more about our history here: https://www.bolton-menk.com/about-us/


At Bolton & Menk, we value our people and provide an exceptional Total Compensation and Benefits Package to protect our most valuable asset. We are committed to the well-being of our employees and their families. Perks of being a Bolton & Menk employee include peace of mind with our benefits package and competitive compensation plan, flexible schedules, and career development opportunities. Learn more here: https://www.bolton-menk.com/careers

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Bolton & Menk does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third-party agencies in response to Bolton & Menk job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to our hiring managers. Pre-approval from the Bolton & Menk Talent Acquisition team is required before any external candidate can be submitted and such candidate must be submitted to the Bolton & Menk Talent Acquisition team.

It is our responsibility and privilege to embrace the diversity of people, thoughts, and experiences necessary to develop infrastructure systems that serve all people. Bolton & Menk, Inc., is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.