Epsilon is one of the best-known and most respected environmental consulting firms in the northeast United States. Epsilon’s client base includes major energy, commercial real estate, aviation, institutional and residential developers, as well as local and state public agencies. As a well-established, mid-sized firm, we are large enough to support our team members professionally and personally, and small enough to keep our focus on project successes and client satisfaction. Epsilon is privately held by its Principals, who are experts in their fields and work side-by-side with staff of all levels on complex, high-profile and interesting projects. A recipient of a Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce Award for Business Excellence, Epsilon has also been recognized twice as one of the Boston Business Journal’s Fifty Best Places to Work.
For additional information on the firm, please visit www.epsilonassociates.com.
Epsilon 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.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
The position requires a comprehensive knowledge of geographic concepts, file structures, coordinate systems, and database development standards. Expertise in Esri GIS software (ArcGIS Desktop, Pro, and Online) is required. AutoCAD experience with regards to plan preparation, editing, and GIS integration is highly desirable. Experience with Python scripting, online mapping, Collector, Survey123, Field Maps, 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.
WORKING CONDITIONS IN WHICH THE DUTIES ARE PERFORMED
Epsilon’s maintains a professional office located in a historic mill in Maynard, MA. Office space is recently renovated, clean, quiet, and friendly. At this time, due to COVID, the office is open on a limited basis. Company employees are currently working remotely, which is well supported by company technology and infrastructure.
Our team members enjoy regular opportunities for professional growth, a relaxed and flexible work environment, a competitive base salary, a 401k plan with a generous company match, profit sharing, an annual performance bonus program, and a full benefits package.
Epsilon is an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. We ensure a workplace that support and encourages creativity, professional growth and a company culture that promotes diversity, inclusion and overall employee health and well-being. 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.
Please email your letter of interest and resume to:
Epsilon Associates, Inc.
3 Mill & Main Place, Suite 250
Maynard, MA 01754
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Epsilon Associates, Inc. is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer
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