Epsilon Associates, Inc., a leading engineering and environmental consulting firm located in Maynard, Massachusetts, is seeking a versatile GIS Specialist to work as part of our well-respected team.
The GIS Specialist is responsible for helping to direct company-wide GIS and graphics workflow, developing GIS analyses and map products, and maintaining our internal GIS database. Technical responsibilities for this full-time position include spatial analysis, cartography, database development, and graphics generation to support report submissions and project presentations. Daily tasks will include GIS analyses, map making, constructing complex graphics for regulatory filings, and data manipulation. The ability to juggle multiple deadlines and reprioritize tasks while maintaining a friendly, professional attitude is a must.
The position requires a comprehensive knowledge of geographic concepts, file structures, coordinate systems, and database development standards. Expertise in ESRI GIS software (ArcGIS) is required. AutoCAD experience with regards to plan preparation, editing, and GIS integration is highly desirable. Experience with Python scripting, online mapping, Trimble GPS devices, and 3D visualization is also a plus.
Candidates should possess strong graphics skills, including familiarity with Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft PowerPoint, web-based content, and other design software. Candidates should also be motivated to tackle design and overall computational challenges, and must be very comfortable working with various graphic and multimedia file formats in a Windows environment. The fast-paced nature of the position requires an eagerness to learn new applications and skills as well as the capacity to troubleshoot system issues.
The successful candidate should have a graduate degree (M.A./M.S.) in Geographic Information Systems, Remote Sensing, Geography, Environmental Analysis, or other relevant major, and/or 3 years of professional experience in environmental consulting or a closely related field. Certification as a Geographical Information Systems Professional (GISP) is a major plus. The position requires excellent visual presentation skills and equally strong communication skills, as this person works cooperatively as part of a multidisciplinary project team.
Epsilon offers a collegial environment, significant opportunities for professional growth, competitive base salary, 401(k) plan with a generous company match, profit sharing, an annual performance bonus program, and full benefits package. Epsilon's office is located in Maynard’s Mill & Main office park, overlooking the historic mill pond. For additional information about the company, please visit www.epsilonassociates.com.
Please email your letter of interest and resume to:
Karen Roth, Office and Personnel Manager
Applicant must have all necessary paperwork to work in the USA.
No phone calls please.
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and/or protected veteran status in accordance with governing laws.