Geospatial Specialist

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Alpharetta, GA, USA
  • Nov 23, 2023
Forestry

Job Description

Additional Locations: Remote

Primary Locations: GA, Alpharetta, 2035 Grassland Parkway, 30004 

Requisition ID: 190995

Position Overview

We are currently looking to add a dynamic Geospatial Specialist to our passionate Technical Support team with the Utility Asset Management division of DRG.
 

Job Duties

The Geospatial Analyst will provide our utility clients with the tools, services and solutions needed to effectively map, analyze, and understand their geographic resources and physical assets. Job duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Work effectively in a variety of computer systems and software applications.
  • Understand the contract needs and specifications of clients and their customers and develop appropriate solutions.
  • Conduct research and compile summation, statistical and other reports.
  • Organize and develop efficient daily work assignments from start to completion.
  • Analyze data requests and design appropriate solutions.
  • Program systems to meet client and/or project specifications.
  • Ability to manage data holdings in an organized structure and obtain useful data sets.
  • Train and mentor teammates, work more directly with clients, and represent the company and the client at professional meetings and will communicate ideas, technical information and industry intelligence as appropriate.

Qualifications

Education and Qualifications:  

An individual must be able to perform each essential job duty consistently and satisfactorily.  The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • Previous experience successfully working as a Geospatial Technician or equivalent experience in electrical power distribution.
  • Four-year degree in Geography, Computer Science, or related discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience in a similar position.
  • Technical Certification and Licensing as required.
  • Strong skills and capabilities in GIS, experience with two or more desktop GIS software packages like Esri ArcGIS, AutoCAD, QGIS, Microstation, or other geospatial tools.
  • Knowledge and proficiency in the principles, techniques, and applications of cartography.
     

Additional Information

What We Offer:*

  • Paid time off and paid holidays.
  • Opportunities for advancement.
  • All job specific equipment and safety gear provided.
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with a company match.
  • Employee-owned company and discounted stock purchase options.
  • Group Health Plan.
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program:  Send-A-Friend.
  • Locations throughout the United States in major cities and desirable areas.
  • Career Development Program supported by industry expert safety specialists and skilled trainers.
  • The Davey Tree Family Scholarship for children of employees.
  • Charitable matching gift program.

*All listed benefits available to eligible employees.

Company Overview

DAVEY RESOURCE GROUP, a division of The Davey Tree Expert Company, is a leader in the natural resource, environmental, and forestry consulting industries throughout the United States.

Divisional Overview

Asset Management is a division of Davey Resource Group, a Davey Company, which has been employee-owned since 1979. Asset Management specializes in managing the assets of utility companies throughout the U.S. by providing solutions, focused around the electrical and telecommunication industries. We believe in smart growth that continues to provide career advancement opportunities. We utilize cutting-edge technology to deliver proven solutions for utility companies with design, construction, and field inspection services. Asset Management is currently seeking motivated self-starters who can thrive in a fast-paced environment to learn and develop new skills to contribute to our group.

The Davey Tree Expert Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected class, including race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, marital or familial status, disability, status as a protected veteran, status as an Aboriginal or Indigenous person, or other classification protected by law.

 

Davey Resource Group, Inc., is a leader in the natural resource, environmental, and forestry consulting industries throughout the United States.  The Davey Tree Expert Company provides research-driven tree services, grounds maintenance and environmental consulting for residential, utility, commercial and environmental partners in the U.S. and Canada. We care about our clients, each other and the world around us. We offer the resources, size and stability of a big company while maintaining the culture, entrepreneurial spirit and feel of a small one. We invest in our employees by offering industry-leading training, technology and benefits that lead to a rewarding and safe work experience at all levels. Wherever you want to grow your career, there’s a place for you at Davey. To learn more, visit Davey.com.

 

If you need assistance at any time, please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at Recruiting@davey.com.

 

Employment Type: Permanent 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 

Sector

Consulting

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