GIS Specialist - Mountain View

Wednesday, December 21, 2016 1:00 PM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
Job Title*: GIS Specialist
Job Description: Job Description:
TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR), a pioneer in groundbreaking scientific and engineering developments since the 1960s, is a national engineering consulting and construction management firm that provides integrated services to the energy, environmental and infrastructure markets. TRC serves a broad range of clients in government and industry, implementing complex projects from initial concept to delivery and operation.
This position provides GIS support services for the TRC Permitting, Planning and Licensing Department located in Mountain View, CA or in San Francisco.
Primary duties include generation of presentation quality maps for final permitting applications to various federal, state and local agencies, creation and manipulation of geospatial data including .gdb geodatabase management, and general GIS technical support. The GIS Technician provides GIS support services to several different individuals and departments in a fast-paced consulting environment. The GIS Technician would work on a variety of projects, including linear natural gas pipeline projects, electrical transmission lines, wind-power projects, generating facilities, and other land development projects (e.g. university, commercial, residential port, etc.).
Specific tasks include but are not limited to:
Work with multiple data types
Perform data conversions
Create field maps
Create report maps
Collect field data (Trimble TerraSync)
Create/Maintain/Update datasets
Work with CNDDB datasets

Knowledge of the following is required:
MS Office Suite
ArcGIS 10
Adobe Acrobat
Iterative geoprocessing workflows and analyses
Projections/coordinate systems
GoogleEarth and kml files

Required Skills:
Good interpersonal skills coupled with analytical competence are required to interact effectively with the variety of individuals involved in GIS projects.
Good organizational and time management skills are essential to complete the responsibilities of providing support for concurrent projects.
Must have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
Preferred Minimum of 2 year of GIS experience or 1 year GIS experience and additional training in GIS analysis methods/techniques
BA/BS from an accredited college or university in GIS, cartography, geography, environmental sciences, or related field.
Proficiency using the ArcGIS Desktop suite of products (ArcMap, ArcCatalog, and ArcToolbox).
Proficient data management and cartographic skills and techniques, with attention to detail and personal quality control for drafts and deliverables.
TRC offers advancement potential and a competitive compensation and benefits package including a 401k plan with a company match. For more information please visit our website at
EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Organization*: TRC Companies
Department: Planning, Permitting, and Licensing
Address*: 1920
Old Middlefield Way
Mountain View, CA 94043
United States
Contact Name: Scott Watson
Contact Email:
Contact Phone Number: 978-656-3666
Contact Fax Number:

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