GIS Technician

Suwanee, GA 30024

Posted: 06/14/2019 Industry: Telecom Job Number: 10231

We have an entry level GIS technician role available with our client who is in the telecommunication industry. The role will take AutoCAD fiber line drawings and manipulate the line work by adding object data as they input it into 3GIS.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
  • Support and manage GIS applications based on growing business demands.
  • Analyze and resolve system issues in a timely manner.
  • Support in designing and creating a geospatial database.
  • Manage the geospatial database.
  • Maintain geospatial documentations for reference purposes.
  • Work in compliance with GIS standards and quality policies.
  • Stay current with the latest developments in the GIS field.
  • Input outside plant designs into GIS systems for clients review & approval.
  • Complete daily activities & tasks assigned.
  • Collaborate with the GIS team to problem solve issues as they arise.
  • Record detailed information into database for record keeping.
  • Analyze field data for design purposes.
  • Create cable path designs based on input from Engineering Design Team & Field Data.

Required
  • 1 plus years of AutoCAD Experience

Preferred:
  • Experience with Esri based software such as ArcGIS Pro or ArcMap are preferred.

  • 3-GIS experience is preferred.
  • Fiber Drafting Experience

We have an entry level GIS technician role available with our client who is in the telecommunication industry. The role will take AutoCAD fiber line drawings and manipulate the line work by adding object data as they input it into 3GIS.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
  • Support and manage GIS applications based on growing business demands.
  • Analyze and resolve system issues in a timely manner.
  • Support in designing and creating a geospatial database.
  • Manage the geospatial database.
  • Maintain geospatial documentations for reference purposes.
  • Work in compliance with GIS standards and quality policies.
  • Stay current with the latest developments in the GIS field.
  • Input outside plant designs into GIS systems for clients review & approval.
  • Complete daily activities & tasks assigned.
  • Collaborate with the GIS team to problem solve issues as they arise.
  • Record detailed information into database for record keeping.
  • Analyze field data for design purposes.
  • Create cable path designs based on input from Engineering Design Team & Field Data.

Required
  • 1 plus years of AutoCAD Experience

Preferred:
  • Experience with Esri based software such as ArcGIS Pro or ArcMap are preferred.

  • 3-GIS experience is preferred.
  • Fiber Drafting Experience

Company website: http://www.quantatelcom.com/
Competitors to search from: Former Byers, Atlantic Engineering & Engineering Associates. Black & Veatch.

Customer culture/inside information:
-Quanta Services is the parent company. It has many divisions. A newer division started about two years ago is their Quanta Telcom division. Lots of former Dycom/Engineering Associates employees. They started with 2 people in the Norcross office two years ago and are now up to 70 Hope to double in size over the next year.
-They are looking for career minded people. They want someone that is interested in making telecom a career. Due to their growth their will, be opportunities to move into leadership roles and take on more responsibilities as they grow. Keep this in mind when recruiting they are hoping to find more than someone just looking for a job while they search for another job in architectural etc.
-They occasionally (2 times a week) bring in lunch for the teams. Tuesdays are chick fil a day and Fridays are pizza day.
- Casual dress code jeans/t shirts seemed okay.
-The work is basic GIS work. That is why they are not paying in the 20’ s for an experienced person. They can teach someone that knows AutoCAD how to do this. Any familiarity they have with ESRI/ARC GIS software and fiber drawings is a plus, but neither are required.

-Do we have any competition internally or externally? No agencies. Networking on their own w/ ads.
-How long has the position been open? 5/31/19
-Reason the position is open? Work is picking up again
-When are they planning to hire? ASAP
-Do they have any candidates for this position yet? Not Now

Job Order Details
This is an entry level GIS role that will take AutoCAD fiber line drawings and manipulate the line work by adding object data as they input it into 3GIS.

Min GP AVG: $271.31
Sponsorship: No
DL Rate Range: 17-19 per hour Use a 55% mark up for 19 per hour and 60% for 17/18
Mark-Up: 60% or 55% see above
NOTE: They do stay hourly when direct and are eligible for healthcare the first of the month after they start.
Term of assignment: 6 Months TTD
Location of job: Suwanee GA
Hours & Shift: 8-5 M-F Once they get in and prove themselves they are more open to flex time but likely while on contract they will stick to 8-5
Overtime: They have been working close to 40 hours, but some OT is possible as time goes on
Travel: None
Work Attire: Casual
Drug Screen: Yes 5 Panel

Submittal instructions:
Send Resumes to Chris Brown cobrown@QuantaTelcom.com Include the Pay & Bill Rate

Feedback on Candidates:
Will try to give feedback in 48 hours

Interview process
In person with Chris Brown and likely to meet with one or two other PM’ s while there if they are available.
Testing? None

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