GIS Analyst / GIS Professional

Prairie Engineers, P.C. is seeking a GIS Analyst / GIS Professional to join our team.  

Prairie Engineers is a growing company, looking to add additional GIS capabilities to our team.  The ideal candidate is an experienced GIS Analyst able to serve as a subject matter expert and lead mapping, data processing, data management, and asset management projects and to support planning, geospatial, and engineering design projects.  This position is a full-time position with benefits and a competitive salary and is available to be filled in any of our office locations.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Proven knowledge of ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Online and associated extensions.
  • Perform a wide variety of mapping, data processing, data management, and asset management projects and develop project deliverables
  • Work both independently and as a team leader
  • Focus on project delivery and customer service with attention to detail and deadlines
  • Coordinate with office staff consisting of surveyors, engineers, environmental scientists, and CADD technicians to support them with GIS data and deliverables
  • Develop proposals and estimates for various projects involving GIS
  • Communicate effectively with the project team

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Geographic Information Systems, Geography, Planning, Environmental Sciences, Engineering, Computer Science, Earth or Life Sciences, or a related field
  • Proficient with ESRI ArcGIS Desktop
  • Experience with developing Geodatabases, map generation, and data visualization
  • Ability to think critically and solve complex problems
  • Willingness to travel occasionally to meet project requirements
  • Good verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a project team
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Genuine enthusiasm toward learning, extending technical capabilities and finding innovative solutions.
  • Project a professional, positive attitude with a strong work ethic

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Experience:

  • Five or more years of related work experience
  • Certification as a GISP
  • Experience with asset management
  • Ability to develop and maintain client relationships

Prairie Engineers is a full services engineering, geospatial, and environmental science firm with a goal of delivering sustainable infrastructure solutions and maintaining our natural and built environment.  We are a woman-owned firm with offices in Columbia, Hillsboro, Peoria, and Springfield, Illinois; Keokuk, Iowa; and Hazelwood, Missouri.  The firm provides services to federal, state, and local governments, utilities, industries, and private businesses. 

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce.  All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, handicap, marital status, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

Preference will be given to applicants who reside in a HUBZone as defined by the US Small Business Administration.  For a map of certified HUBZone areas, please refer to the following website: https://maps.certify.sba.gov/hubzone/map/

For additional information regarding our company and benefits offered our employees, please visit our website at www.prairieengineers.com.

Potential candidates for this position should fill out an application and contact Prairie Engineers via e-mail at info@prairieengineers.com.