Date: February 23, 2018

Warren Averett Staffing & Recruiting is seeking a junior level GIS Mapper for a client in Downtown Houston.  The qualified candidate will have at least 2 years of relevant experience.


  • Create maps and graphs, using GIS software and related equipment for distribution.
  • Update and query database, applying additional knowledge of spatial feature representations.
  • Follow standard operating procedures and design criteria established by the Department.
  • Meet with internal clients to define data needs, project requirements, or required outputs
  • Conduct Research to locate and obtain existing databases.
  • Gather, analyze, and integrate spatial data and determine how best the information can be displayed using GIS.
  • Compile geographic data from a variety of sources including field observation, satellite imagery, aerial photographs, and existing maps.
  • Analyze spatial data for geographic statistics to incorporate into documents and reports.
  • Enter new map data through use of a digitizer or by direct input of coordinate information using the principles of cartography including coordinate systems, longitude, latitude, elevation, topography, and map scales.
  • Analyze geographic relationships among varying types of data.
  • Prepare metadata and other documentation.
  • Move, copy, delete, and add files, drawings, and maps to output reports in hard copy or electronic transfer.
  • Present information to users and answer questions.
  • Retrieve stored maps.
  • Other duties may be assigned and may include periodic fieldwork.


  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) in Geography, GIS, Computer Science, Engineering or a related field preferred, or equivalent experience.
  • This position requires an understanding of GIS, CADD, and database software at a junior level, and requires strong communication and interpersonal skills. A minimum of 2 years practical experience with ArcGIS is required.
  • Experience conducting fieldwork using the GPS, knowledge of ESRI's ArcServer, ArcSDE, Spatial Analyst, and/or 3D Analyst, knowledge of utilizing GIS in the oil and gas industry, and awareness of Spatial Data Standards for Facilities, Infrastructure, and Environment (SDSFIE) is a plus. Ability to work on and prioritize a variety of technical assignments and satisfactorily complete work on schedule.

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