GIS Technician

Posted Date 5 months ago(4/27/2023 6:48 PM)
Job ID
# of Openings
Job Locations
US-CA-San Diego
Regular Full-Time


NV5 is a provider of engineering and consulting services to public and private sector clients, delivering solutions through six business verticals: Testing, Inspection & Consulting; Infrastructure; Utility Services; Environmental Health Sciences; Buildings & Program Management; and Geospatial Technology. With offices nationwide and abroad, NV5 helps clients plan, design, build, test, certify, and operate projects that improve the communities where we live and work.


As engineers, architects, construction/program managers, environmental professionals and beyond, we play a significant role in shaping our communities through the services we provide. We are looking for passionate, driven individuals to join our team focused on Delivering Solutions and Improving Lives.


  • Candidates submitting resumes should enjoy working on an extremely wide range of projects and assignments with a team of highly motivated engineering and survey professionals.
  • Candidate will have the opportunity to advance, while working on a wide variety of private and public sector projects in the fields of utilities, energy, education facilities, airports and land development.
  • The candidate may work under the direction of a GISP, Licensed Engineer and Land Surveyor.
  • The optimum candidate should have the ability to retain the skills learned from training


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of and demonstrable experience with the ESRI ArcGIS Desktop software (ArcMap, ArcGIS Pro), basic geoprocessing tools, and basic map production via ArcGIS
  • Experience integrating Microsoft Excel into GIS workflows
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Ability to work in periodically high-pressure situations with hard deadlines, and to manage and communicate progress
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a variety of audiences

Preferred Qualifications:

  • University degree in GIS, Data Management, Survey or Natural Sciences
  • Experience using Autocad and Civil 3D software
  • Experience with publishing and managing content via the ArcGIS Online and Portal platforms
  • Experience utilizing web mapping applications such as Survey123, Dashboards, and Field Maps for ArcGIS.


The pay range for this California position is $30.00- $35.00 per hour; however, base pay offered may be higher or lower depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience of the candidate. Restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. This information is provided per California Senate Bill 1162. Base pay information is based on market location. Applicants should apply via the NV5 careers site.


NV5 offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, PTO, 401(k) and professional development/advancement opportunities.


NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.


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