GSI Water Solutions, Inc.

GSI is a specialized consulting firm that provides innovative solutions to our clients’ groundwater, environmental contamination, and water resource challenges. We work with municipalities, special districts, agribusinesses, and private companies in the Pacific Northwest, California, and internationally.

Our fast-paced work environment provides our employees with a challenging and fulfilling professional career. We are always on the lookout for the talented, driven, and passionate individuals who will help shape the future of GSI.

GSI is an equal opportunity employer. We give consideration to all qualified applications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status, or any other class protected by local, state, or federal law.

GSI Water Solutions, Inc. Portland, OR, USA
Aug 11, 2018
Full time
GSI Water Solutions, Inc. (GSI), an employee-owned water resources and environmental management consulting firm, is seeking a motivated, environmental data analyst to support our water resources and environmental management practices on a wide variety of projects. The successful candidate will be based in Portland, Oregon and work with GSI scientists and water resource analysts to manage environmental and water-related data for our public and private clients in the Pacific Northwest and California. Primary duties include: Collect and configure large relational environmental datasets to meet project specifications. Develop and utilize data validation tools in Excel, Access and SQL to identify data quality issues. Document work processes, recommend quality assurance/quality control procedures, compose training documents and conduct training sessions. Implement, configure and test commercial-off-the-shelf data management related software, such as EnviroData, to meet project specifications. Act as a data quality liaison between the project staff, analytical laboratories, data validator and GIS analysts. Provide reporting support by generating and formatting tables, charts, or graphs. Perform research regarding new analytical methods and data management protocols and regulations as necessary. Minimum Qualifications Five plus years of relevant experience in the environmental field with an emphasis on environmental database management. Bachelor's degree in data science, computer science, chemistry, engineering, or information technology. Solid SQL and relational database skills (SQL Server, Microsoft Access). Experience working with analytical data, including familiarity with electronic data deliverables (EDDs), detection limits, data qualifiers, etc. Experience with EnviroData or other environmental data management solutions. Knowledgeable in using MS Excel to manipulate and organize data sets for import into a database and for final reporting. Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical, judgement, and problem-solving capabilities. Motivated, strong interpersonal skills, and ability to work with minimal supervision. Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously. Ability to travel. Additional Desired Qualifications Experience with statistical analysis and data visualization using R or other similar tools. Experience linking analytical data to the GIS and other graphing software using Geodatabases or other tools. If you are interested in working with a great team and participating on interesting and innovative projects, please submit your resume.  Please provide a brief cover letter telling us a little about yourself. Remember to say you found this opportunity at