GIS Specialist (21165)

Date Posted: 12/22/21 Job Description:

EA is a 100% Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)-owned public benefit corporation that provides environmental, compliance, natural resources, and infrastructure engineering and management solutions to a wide range of government and industrial clients.  At EA, our core values are openness, prudence, balance, and challenge and we strive to improve the quality of the environment in which we live, one project at a time. Our team works cohesively across all of EA’s service lines. Our professional, team centric culture promotes collaboration and flexibility and allows employees to guide their own career development path. To that end, we provide training and coaching to support ongoing development for our project managers, scientists, and consulting engineers.

We are seeking an entry level GIS Specialist who will assist with data management needs.

 Responsibilities:

  • Updating existing enterprise and file geodatabases based on external data sources such as CADD plans, inspection forms, and/or excel.
  • Georeferencing as built drawings.
  • Creating ArcGIS online web applications.
  • Updating data based on standardized operating procedures.

Requirements: 

  • Bachelors of Art/Bachelors of Science in Environmental Science or Geography with focus in Geographic Information Systems.
  • 1-2 year of experience. Internship experience will be considered.
  • ArcPro 2.5 over newer ArcGIS Online Platform Microsoft Suite required.  AutoCADD preferred.
  • Proficiency in ArcGIS software including ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Online Platform, and GPS field data collection.
  • Basic understanding of scripting skills using Python, VB script or other GIS compatible programming language.
  • Experience in ESRIs best management practices of creating and maintaining Meta Data and data storage.
  • Experience in ArcGIS Pro Advanced Editing Tools.
  • Knowledgeable of basic geoprocessing tools and projecting coordinates systems.
  • Must be self-motivated, comfortable working with peers, clients, and independently.
  • Solid communication (written and verbal) skills are required, including the ability to maintain an appropriate level of communication with supervisor and project/program managers.

Note:  The recent Executive Order signed by President Biden requires all Federal employees and employees of Federal contractors be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. EA, as a Federal contractor, requires all employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.  As such, all prospective employees must submit proof of full COVID vaccination prior to their first day of employment with EA. Prospective employees unable to comply with this mandate, will not be considered for employment

Why Join EA?

At EA, our core values are openness, prudence, balance, and challenge and we strive to improve the quality of the environment in which we live, one project at a time. Our engineering team works cohesively across all of EA’s service lines. Our professional, team-centric culture promotes collaboration and flexibility and allows employees to guide their own career development path. To that end, we provide training and coaching to support ongoing development for our project managers and consulting engineers.

We have a tremendous base of positive client relationships, working hand in hand every day with public works and operations managers in government and industry, supporting their efforts to improve their performance and achieve their business and organizational goals. This has resulted in a stable backlog of projects and opportunities for growth.

What We Offer

  • 401k with Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Competitive salary
  • Professional Development
  • A generous paid-time-off policy
  • Paid volunteer time
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Health coverage for you and your family through Medical, Dental and Vision plans
  • Tax advantages through flexible spending accounts to cover specific health-care and dependent costs
  • An employee wellness program

EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.


Location: Hunt Valley,MD Employment Type: 40hr FT


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