GIS Specialist Resume Samples

GIS specialist stands for geographical information systems specialist. The GIS specialist interprets and studies geographical information, develops functional plans and analyzes spatial and non-spatial information. Even though the job title varies for this role, the duties remain the same and include the following – entering data into GIS database, analyzing GIS data, reviewing such data for accuracy, performing geospatial modeling and creating thematic maps.

The minimum qualification for this role is a Master’s degree in Geography or surveying or cartography. The GIS Specialist Resume should also mention job-oriented skills such as – strong knowledge of the subject, ability to document well, reporting skills, relevant computer knowledge, the ability to draw well and draft good presentations and strong analyzing skills. Candidates having a strong background in environmental science, geology or forestry along with math and computer programming skills can climb the success ladder easily.

 

GIS Specialist Resume

Objective : Over ten years of experience in the oil and gas field, GIS has been my main area of focus throughout my professional career.

Skills : ESRI ArcMap, ESRI ArcCatalog, AutoCAD LT 2011, Greenbriar.

Description :

    1. Created and printed custom asset maps of our client's oil and gas leases, drill sites, pipeline routes and easements.
    2. Built and edited for each client, their own personal GIS shapefiles and geodatabases within ArcMap and ArcCatalog for maintenance and data sharing purposes.
    3. Imported and georeferenced orthoimagery downloaded from various online sources, such as TNRIS and the USDA's Geospatial Data Gateway, to better determine easements and well locations.
    4. Routinely analyzed Texas and Oklahoma county public records, metes and bounds, and plats.
    5. Worked closely with our companies petroleum landmen, locating oil and gas leases and using county parcel datasets to find surface ownership information.
    6. Helped to locate potential hydraulic fracturing tanks, and mapped routes from the located frac tanks to the drill sites to calculate the estimated cost of operations.
    7. Data mined oil and gas well information using the Railroad Commission of Texas, DrillingInfo.com, and the Oklahoma Corporation Commission.
    8. Joined layers using ArcMap with Microsoft Excel spreadsheets to manipulate the client's maps based on their specific needs, e.g., comparisons between the number of client leases to competitor leases in their desired area of interest.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Information Systems


GIS Specialist Intern Resume

Summary : Highly qualified GIS Specialist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Computer: ArcGIS, Matlab, AutoCAD, ENVI, Surfer, Mathematica, ERDAS.

Description :

    1. Designed and managed GIS for Lend Lease on Davis Monthan AFB and 18 other sites across the nation.
    2. GIS for other sites were created from a multitude of sources such as GPS, As-Built drawings, digitizing aerial imagery, CAD, and Micro-Station files.
    3. Continuously worked to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, and streamline work processes.
    4. Integrated property management database with GIS through Microsoft SQL Server to allow for new reporting capabilities such as occupancy tracking, work-order trend analysis, and safety inspection data.
    5. Designed and implemented capital repair and replacement mobile site inspection program through the use of GIS and Trimble Juno Handhelds which allowed users on all sites to collect spatially related inspection data and upload into GIS for budget creation purposes.
    6. Assisted in development and deployment of GIS web application across all sites which linked property management database, CRR database, and Utility Consumption databases and gave all GIS end users access.
    7. Led efforts on training staff on all GIS applications and became first source of support for all site staff.
    8. Attended Lend Lease Flagship Employee Development Program - Cairns, Australia Nominated for Lend Lease Young Achiever Award.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.S. In Geography


GIS Specialist III Resume

Objective : Highly qualified GIS Specialist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Programming And Preparing GPS Units For Field Data.

Description :

    1. Perform field data collection of assets for Stormwater, Fire, other public and private entities, using Trimble GeoXT and TerraSync Software in adverse topographical and canopy conditions.
    2. Assist with the 911 Emergency Operation Center GIS system updates including managing and manipulating spatial data in a SQL server environment.
    3. Work with raster datasets and DEMs to analyze localized drainage basins using the ArcGIS Spatial Analyst extension.
    4. Assist citizens with pertinent zoning, ordinance, and land-use information, permitting for development, as well as provide for basic customer service needs.
    5. Produce maps for the MS4 Phase II SWMP, as well as aides in the development of policies and procedures therein.
    6. Produce customized maps and datasets for the various county, state, and private entities.
    7. Handle basic IT troubleshooting issues pertaining to varying third party software and hardware.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA

GIS Specialist II Resume

Summary : Extracting data, collaborating with scientists to prepare maps using spatial data via botanical databases and field research datasets, 3D mappings, working with scientists globally supporting Geospatial analysis, research and providing mappings to support their data, technical documentation for conceptual designs and specifications.

Skills : Esri ArcMap, Esri ArcCatalog, 3 GIS, Microsoft Office, Trimble GPS Pathfinder and Receivers, Python, Raster Data Analyses, Vector Data Analyses, Cartographic Principles.

Description :

    1. Collaborated with curators, visiting scientist, research staff, graduate students and professionals who published papers of scientific merit to prepare maps using spatial data via botanical databases, remote sensing and field research datasets.
    2. Served as a liaison between the Research Division, GIS Lab and Center for Conservation and Sustainable Development.
    3. Supported GIS portion of spatial analyses, species distribution modeling, data and statistical analysis including remote sensing data.
    4. Analyzed using Land stat, Kronos and Spot imagery.
    5. Supported scientists globally on collaborations, science and research and translated their research data and place the data on maps using ArcGIS.
    6. Global support included, but not limited to, Russia, China, India, and Argentina.
    7. Collaborated with either the Russian botanical scientist or the German botanical scientist to analyze field data using Map Info prior to collaboration with the garden.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science

GIS Specialist I Resume

Objective : To make an impact on the GIS field utilizing database administration and programming skills while constantly adding to my own knowledge base.

Skills : Willingness To Learn Best Practices, Address Underlying.

Description :

    1. Utilizing Trimble Pro 6H GPS unit for as-built data collection and field verification of utility mapping records.
    2. Effectively communicating with field personnel, water and wastewater supervisors, and the General Manager to coordinate programs designed to enhance system integrity.
    3. Dutifully auditing contractor GPS/GIS as-built submittals after completion of capitals projects.
    4. Facilitating discussion regarding improvements to GIS Enterprise SDE data model and content.
    5. Adeptly drafting detail drawings for close proximity valve structures, pressure reducing valves, air release valves, etc.
    6. Making timely updates to the AW-Corporate GIS via utilization of distributed geodatabases.
    7. Preparing drawings and exhibits for transmittal to 3rd parties for design planning and construction.
    8. Incorporating as-built data from CAD drawings, contractor redline sketches accurately within an enterprise GIS with a focus on accuracy.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Associate GIS Specialist Resume

Objective : 3 years experience in geological exploration industry and 5 years experience in GIS. Experience in ultrasonic data processing, signal processing and decomposition. Proficient with ArcGIS, Matlab and experience with AutoCAD, ENVI, MS Project. Experience in providing topographic and geologic maps.

Skills : ArcMap 10, ArcInfo 9.x, ArcToolbox, 3-D Analyst, Spatial Analyst, HEC-GeoRAS, X-Tools, MapInfo, ERDAS Imagine, Trimble GPS.

Description :

    1. Managed all GIS projects involving water and wastewater management, land use planning, and transportation.
    2. Responsible for the creation and updating of Comprehensive Plan mapping for local municipalities and establishing working relationships with local municipalities and agencies for data sharing and cooperation.
    3. Performed soils mapping and analysis to determine potential spray fields based on soil infiltration rate.
    4. Created soil suitability maps to assist in Act 537 planning.
    5. Charged with the conversion of AutoCAD data into GIS format using ArcToolbox.
    6. Oversaw maintenance of GIS data library, including creation and editing of shapefiles, geodatabases, and acquisition of spatial data.
    7. Participated in various planning meetings such as township park layout design brainstorming sessions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
M.A. In Geography

Asst. GIS Specialist Resume

Headline : Twenty-plus years experience in the oil and gas industry. Excellent communication and writing skills. Strong organizational skills, resourceful, self-motivated. Able to quickly learn new techniques, software, and procedures. Proficient with Microsoft Office software, as well as ArcGIS and AutoCad Map. Knowledgeable with engineering drawings, maps, and technical documents. Capable of completing data/map/plot requests in a timely manner.

Skills : Arcgis.

Description :

    1. Collect information about specific locations using GPS equipment, aerial photography, or other data sources.
    2. Revise existing maps and data, making all necessary corrections and adjustments.
    3. Compile data required for map preparation, including aerial photographs, survey notes, records, reports and original maps.
    4. Determine map content and layout, as well as production specifications as outlined in various state and local ordinances are followed.
    5. Examine and analyze data from ground surveys, reports, aerial photographs and satellite images to prepare site maps and aerial mosaics.
    6. Identify and compile database information in order to create maps in response to requests.
    7. Produce and update overlay maps in order to show information boundaries, water locations and topographic features on various base maps and at different scales.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

GIS Specialist Intern Resume

Objective : GIS Specialist and Co-Owner at Corn Mazes America where I travel around the country with my husband designing, digitizing, and cutting corn mazes. I just finished my Masters degree in Geography and would like to find a job that utilizes my skills in research, GIS, climatology, weather forecasting, and agriculture. Research involved analyzing the effects that corn and soybean plants.

Skills : GIS, Management Skills, Personnel Management, Cartography.

Description :

    1. GIS Lead for all surface departments including land, environmental, health and safety, regulatory, and infrastructure.
    2. Specialize in Facilities planning and mapping.You do not need to bullet this description of your position.
    3. Coordinate and train personnel in GIS, data processing, and data tracking.
    4. Trained all employees on use, direction, and potential of GIS for business improvement.
    5. Mentored new personnel on how to properly use GIS including training and knowledge base.
    6. Improved data organization and accessibility by creating new company-wide data structure Create cartographic products from large non-spatial databases.
    7. Work to ensure data compatibility with both GIS and Petra.
    8. Designed and developed maps along with data for multiple departments.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

GIS Specialist Lead Resume

Objective : To continue in the field of G.I.S. and to use my GIS and Managerial background skills over the past 30 plus years, encouraging challenge, growth and a team atmosphere.

Skills : ESRI, MapInfo.

Description :

    1. Perform creation, conversion, translation, migration, and import of GIS data from various sources.
    2. Perform editing, quality control, data manipulation and analysis functions to digital map data.
    3. Integrate other system asset management programs into the GIS.
    4. Perform system models for the entire distribution systems, main extension projects and other scenarios as directed.
    5. Develop specific quality assurance procedures, standards, and protocols.
    6. Ensure digital media and related source materials are archived and properly stored.
    7. Contribute in gathering, creating, compiling, and maintaining metadata files.
    8. Communicate all production related concerns and inquiries to the supervisor.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate

GIS Specialist/Analyst Resume

Summary : Geographer Focused and motivated professional with sixteen years supporting environmental initiatives in the federal arena seeking a position to leverage my background in project coordination and Geographic Information Systems to support diverse environmental initiatives.

Skills : GIS ArcInfo Suite, Technical Writing And Editing, Meeting Facilitation And Management, Project Management, Proficient In MS Office Suite Products, Word, Excel, PowerPoint And Access, XML, GIS ArcGIS 9.x. And 10. X, ArcGIS Online, Geocoding, Data Management, ESRI Spatial Analyst, GPS.

Description :

    1. Managed Environmental Protection Agency Office of Water, WATERS Support helpdesk.
    2. Assisted users with geospatial and technical program related questions via email and phone.
    3. Worked with developers to troubleshoot errors in related applications and databases.
    4. Created and provided Office of Water client with detailed monthly reports of helpdesk inquiries.
    5. Wrote and edited helpdesk procedures, workflow documents and FAQ content.
    6. Prepared WATERS Newsletters, announcements and email alerts.
    7. Created fact sheets and outreach documentation to educate users on WATERS geospatial applications.
    8. Managed EPA Office of Water geospatial metadata records in agency wide database.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor In Geography

GIS Specialist/Consultant Resume

Headline : Creatively driven GIS professional with 5 years ArcGIS experience in land records, planning, fire and other local government departments. Dedicated to meeting and exceeding requirements and expectations through meeting new challenges and learning new skills, as well as applying existing skills to best accomplish the task at hand.

Skills : Python, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Responsible for land base editing in a multi-user editing environment.
    2. Verify submitted plats and align CAD data with feature classes.
    3. Create and analyze data for planning, legal, city manager, police, fire and other city departments.
    4. Project lead in transitioning parcel maintenance to a parcel fabric in ESRI's Local Government Information Model.
    5. Project lead in integrating GIS applications in the upgrade from HTE/Naviline to One Solution/Geoblade tracking database.
    6. GIS liaison for the city to seven county Central Texas Council of Governments.
    7. Develop custom templates and Python scripts to help automate tasks for non-GIS staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
AAS

GIS Specialist Resume

Headline : Looking for an opportunity in the GIS field that will allow me to utilize my experience and allow me an opportunity for growth and advancement.

Skills : Web Maps, ESRI ArcGIS, Geometric Networks, SQL Express, Cartography, ArcSDE, Geodatabase Management, ArcScene, ArcPad, Python Scripting , ArcGIS Server, C++, Microsoft Office, Database Design, Data Manipulation.

Description :

    1. Data manipulation and maintenance of GIS data.
    2. Maintain, configure, and update geodatabases.
    3. Use and configure SQL Express and ArcSDE communication to network.
    4. Install, update, troubleshoot, and research GIS software.
    5. Create any paper map project using correct cartographic methods.
    6. Create and maintain all scripts that are related to GIS.
    7. Supervise and direct the daily activities of GIS interns.
    8. Implementing department wide transition to Android tablets.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S