GIS Analyst II in Houston, TX at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 5/16/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Houston, TX
  • Job Type:
    Engineering
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/16/2018
  • Job ID:
    849616

Job Description


Description:

Summary: 
The main function of a GIS Analyst is to provide project and operation support utilizing the company's Geographic Information Systems. 

Use of Esri’s ArcGIS suite of software to create and analyze pipeline assets, competitor assets, and other Williams asset features 
• Use of ArcGIS to create maps using various themes to present data for presentation or research purposes 
• Perform high level analysis on data and present findings in various formats to various business units as needed 
• Manage and contribute to multiple projects related to data management/acquisition and GIS System growth and development 
• Provide training and technical support to GIS users and assist in determining operational and project requirements 
• Perform occasional field work training on mobile data collection and implementation 
• Research the Internet or other sources for supplemental base map data for use in various map presentations 
• Create presentation quality maps and plot them using large format plotting equipment 
• Monitor mapping work and the updating of maps to ensure accuracy, the inclusion of new or changed information, and compliance with rules and regulations 
• Research resources such as project archives to verify asset locations and attributes needed for mapping 
• Utilize good communication skills working with engineers and field employees 
• Other related duties as assigned 
• All duties are to be performed in accordance with Williams’s Environmental, Health and Safety Guidelines 


Skills: 
• Proficient in the use of Google Earth and ArcGIS/ArcView software. 
• Advanced knowledge of current third-party survey software used to manage electronic survey data with the CAD and GIS environments. 
• An understanding of industry standard pipeline data models and data management tools. 
• Proficient in managing projects and delivering information products. 

Education/Experience: 
• Bachelor’s degree in GIS or related field (geography, design and drafting technology). 
• 2-4 years’ experience in utilizing GIS.