GIS Consultant Resume Samples

A GIS Consultant is responsible for managing the digital mapping data and to perform analyses for answering geographical questions. The job description entails making maps for clients that are deduced from analytical data. Core job duties associated to this role are listed on the GIS Consultant Resume as – managing a wide range of projects, analyzing data and turning it into visual maps and metrics; producing maps from analytics; building models using GIS software, and visualizing ideas and projects to get a sense of what has to be done.

This role needs a combination of analytical, cartography, design, and technical skills. Other crucial skills include the ability to communicate well, good writing skills, sales skills; and attention to details; and knowledge of using GIS software. GIS Consultants require a degree and work-related experience.

GIS Consultant Resume example

GIS Consultant Resume

Objective : Recent Master of Science in Geography graduate seeking a geospatial analyst or similar position. Specifically interested in positions focusing on GIS as well as advanced geographic research using advanced geospatial intelligence analytics and capabilities. The hourly/salary pay rate is negotiable.

Skills : ArcGIS 10.1, Adobe Acrobat Pro, Salesforce, Constant Contact, Microsoft Word and Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, SPSS Statistical Software Package, ScholarOne Manuscripts, Typing 90 words per minute.

Description :

    1. Reviewed and evaluated established databases.
    2. Advised professional council on methods to reduce data redundancy.
    3. Provided training and technical support for existing and developing applications.
    4. Developed and implemented evaluations to continuously improve accurate spatial databases for emergency professionals.
    5. Advised and assisted in the development of accurate addressing.
    6. Developed and established standards and processes to reduce data redundancy and increase the integrity of existing data and digital data formats.
    7. Corrected databases to increase data analysis and interpretation of results.
    8. Established and implemented geospatial ethics guidelines for current and future operating procedures.
    9. Established and maintained digital cartography standards and geospatial production techniques.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MA in Geography


GIS Consultant Resume

Objective : Exceptional background in GIS analysis and consulting for the private and public sectors, including more than 4 years at an engineering firm. Possess exceptional expertise with ArcGIS software as well as with AutoCAD, Adobe, Microstation, and MS Office, and the conversions necessary between these software packages and ArcGIS.

Skills : ESRI ArcGIS And ArcView 3.x, IDRISI Andes, ITT ENVI, Quick Terrain, Micro Station, Terra Scan, Microsoft Project Professional, HSIN 3 & LiDAR.

Description :

    1. Performed GIS work, including pipeline surveys, utility network design, and asset inventories, for municipalities and other clients of this medium-sized engineering firm.
    2. Oversaw high-level GIS functions and carried out data collection, map book creation, spatial modeling, survey data analysis, geodatabase design, shapefile creation, spreadsheet creation, and DWG CAD file design.
    3. Worked on as many as 5 projects simultaneously.
    4. Completed survey calculations based on field readings and developed deliverables based on rough sketches, markups, simple coordinate files, and verbally communicated data.
    5. Conducted ideal pipeline location, survey location, high concentrated area location, utility flow direction, and city street miles with curb analyses, and converted spreadsheets into shapefiles.
    6. Worked closely with office managers, surveyors, and GIS specialists.
    7. Aided CAD design group with conversions between AutoCAD and ArcGIS.
    8. Communicated extensively with clients, including CAD designers, civil engineers, surveyors, wind energy and oil/gas companies, and municipalities.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS in Geographic Information Science


GIS Consultant Resume

Summary : Seeking to work as a GIS consultant for a software company where one can develop and maintain software to be used with GIS equipment. Excellent knowledge of spatial data and algorithms. Experience in collecting, converting, and maintaining geographic data.

Skills : GIS, Microsoft Office, Detail Oriented.

Description :

    1. Served as a consultant on multiple GIS projects including SDSFIE migration, proposal writing, training, and data collection.
    2. Provided coordination and technical support as needed.
    3. Reviewed 4.0 metadata proposal for comment back to the working group.
    4. Updated Grounds Maintenance data for related contract renewals.
    5. Acted as technical lead, managing three staff members.
    6. Developed GIS procedures and practices, and established techniques.
    7. Created GIS interactive maps to present the above data.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS in Environmental Health Sciences

GIS Consultant Resume

Summary : As a Certified Master Project Manager, the objective is to obtain a challenging project management position to effectively use a combination of project leadership, systems knowledge, written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to work across multiple business units to deliver per scope and eliminate communication gaps.

Skills : GIS Software: ArcGIS/ ArcObjects / ArcSDE/ArcPy Safe FME.

Description :

    1. Managed the onsite effort including hiring, training, and supervising new technicians.
    2. Provided weekly and monthly reports tracking overall progress.
    3. Wrote procedural documents on processes, and reviewing project specifications.
    4. Coordinated data conversion activities associated with the QC, corrections, and property assignment aspects of the GIS System being developed for STW.
    5. Supervised a team of 20+ QC technicians, in charge of work assignments, and tracking progress.
    6. Provided training in regards to project specifications, procedures, and ArcFM.
    7. Responsible for cleaning, editing, and converting subdivision plats drawn in AutoCAD to drawings into Smallworld 3.0 format using FME translation software.
    8. Incorporated subdivisions with existing land bases according to their mapping standards.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS in Geography

GIS Consultant Resume

Summary : Seeking an advanced and challenging environmental career to further educational and professional growth while applying knowledge of GIS techniques and utilizing exceptional communication, analytical, and organizational skills.

Skills : GIS, GPS, Data Entry, Wetland Delineation, CAD, Database Management, Arcgis, Delorme, Microsoft Office Suite.

Description :

    1. Gathered and managed data, shapefiles, and geodatabases.
    2. Created and designed map templates and tax parcel maps.
    3. Overlayed and Geo-referencing historical maps.
    4. Digitized requested material and proposed drilling units.
    5. Communicated with clients and creatively finding solutions to their needs.
    6. Managed and complete projects in a timely fashion.
    7. Summarized data and statistics for principal investigators.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED

GIS Consultant Resume

Summary : Over 10+ years of extensive experience in GIS analysis, spatial database management, and software development. Proven success in developing and supporting enterprise GIS solutions for public and private organizations such as El Paso-Teller 911 Authority and Intergraph. Continue to take workshops and courses to keep current with modern technologies.

Skills : Program Planning, Management, Project Planning, HTML5/CSS3/Javascript, Web Services, GIS Services.

Description :

    1. Assisted environmental survey teams with database design and GPS data collection workflow.
    2. Managed large data sets among multiple survey teams to deliver daily aggregated data updates.
    3. Provided data in various outputs to the client, project contractors, and the BLM.
    4. Located and georeference maps to help determine the original boundary.
    5. Identified best land parcels to develop; calculate the distance between tribal lands and points of interest.
    6. Designed and implemented a GIS platform, including market analysis web maps for retail, office & industrial properties.
    7. Created client-based virtual property tours using Google Earth Pro.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS

GIS Consultant Resume

Objective : A GIS Consultant with over 13 years of professional experience utilizing and supporting GIS software and tools in multiple industries such as oil and gas exploration. Have spent the majority of the career in facilities management, pipeline data integration and management, and exploration.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Auto Card, Web Design, Microstation, Business Analysis, Solution Designing, Troubleshooting, Customization.

Description :

    1. Migrated standalone ArcGIS Engine application from version 9.1 to 9.2.
    2. Solved migration issues and evaluate solutions.
    3. Developed and re-designed a detailed logical flow of the application process.
    4. Added new GIS functionalities to the application using ArcObjects.
    5. Created detailed documentation and methodology of application functionality for future releases.
    6. Reviewed, tested, deployed, released, demonstration, and support the application at the client site.
    7. Managed a small GIS & GPS consulting services and training business.
    8. Developed field to office GPS workflows.
    9. Facilitated ArcPad training courses and Mobile GIS and GPS Workshops.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS In Computer Science

GIS Consultant Resume

Summary : Seeking to work as a GIS consultant for a software company where one can develop and maintain software to be used with GIS equipment. Have extensive knowledge of coordinate systems and projection datum utilizing ESRI products as well as FME and several other GIS products.

Skills : ESRI ArcGIS, UNIX, QA/QC, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Responsible for training staff on basic computer mapping techniques using UNIX based mapping software.
    2. Provided Geographic Information Systems consulting to municipal and federal customers.
    3. Developed training guidance and provided onsite support.
    4. Provided onsite support as a technical lead for the Army Corps of Engineers.
    5. Created GIS and Mapping technical operating procedures for the Savannah District.
    6. GIS integrated assessor tax parcel spatial and thematic data, various layers specific to planning such as annexations, zoning, and land use, and utility billing accounts databases.
    7. Provided mapping support for the development of city vertical and horizontal control located all visible control and stormwater, water, and sewer infrastructure.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS in Geography

GIS Consultant Resume

Summary : Very experienced GIS consultant with an excellent academic profile and proven track record of over 17 years of invaluable experience in domestic and international consultancy and management. Highly focused on comprehensive knowledge and understanding of project management, technical issues, and financial practices. Seeks to be a valuable and efficient team member and contribute to the achievement of the organization's goals.

Skills : ArcGIS, ArcGIS Extensions, ArcSDE, SQL Server, Oracle, Modelbuilder.

Description :

    1. Assisted pipeline operators to implement pipeline integrity management programs.
    2. Spatial data analysis to identify risk and propose preventive and mitigative measures.
    3. Managed individual data and pipeline integrity management analysis projects.
    4. Client-focused projects for oil and gas pipeline, exploration, and utility companies.
    5. Presented software demonstrations at trade shows and conferences as an ESRI business partner.
    6. Collaborated with the team to research, design, and build a tool to help the client reach a market of underserved students.
    7. Performed data validation testing and conversion of shapefiles to the metadata layer for migrations to ArcGIS 8.2.3.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS in Geography

GIS Consultant Resume

Headline : Reliable, quality-focused GIS Analyst/Pipeline Data Analyst who is seeking a challenging position in a team-oriented environment that will expand and utilize acquired skills, abilities, and education. A consistent track record of successfully delivering full lifecycle projects to the highest technical standards, tight time scales, and within budget.

Skills : Project Management, GIS, Programming, Workflow, and Process Creation.

Description :

    1. Aided in National Science Seminar research by creating detailed maps for students and professors.
    2. Worked on location with their census project which included editing the enterprise geodatabase for planimetric features.
    3. Processed Archaeological and Historic data in Arc GIS to propose possible Historic District boundaries.
    4. Provided field support to the seismic crews (surveyors, drills, or recorders) in order for them to complete their tasks in the acquisition.
    5. Responsible for managing and updating the database.
    6. Updated and maintained a geographical information system database using ESRI Arc Map to properly place wire layout in the database.
    7. Responsible for facilitating communication to sister entities stateside and assessing business potential abroad.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    High School Diploma