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GIS Analyst Sr

Date: Sep 14, 2021

Location: Tampa, Florida, US, 33619

Company: TECO

Title: GIS Analyst Sr    
Company: Peoples Gas System
State and City: Florida   -  Tampa
Shift: 8 Hr. X 5 Days

 

Power up a career with us. Our People are our greatest investments.  TECO Peoples Gas offers competitive pay, a comprehensive benefits package and opportunities for growth and development in a friendly and professional work environment. 

 

If you are interested in a career and not just a position, TECO Peoples Gas is the place to be!  

 

TECO Peoples Gas is the largest natural gas distributor in Florida serving more than 400,000 customers across the state. Just as it was 125 years ago when we started as Tampa Gas Company, natural gas is today’s No. 1 choice for reliable energy.  Join our team of energy experts as we build on that legacy through innovation and cost-effective sustainable energy solutions all while keeping top-notch customer service at the center of all we do. 

 

TECO Peoples Gas is a subsidiary of Emera Inc., a family of energy companies which also includes Tampa Electric and New Mexico Gas Company. Emera provides energy to residential and commercial customers in the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean, with career opportunities available in all of these locations. 

 

 

POSITION CONCEPT:

Works under limited supervision on more complex assignments in the specialized field of GIS involving analysis and interpretation of policy and procedures by providing analytical expertise and application development utilizing geographic information system (GIS) software.

Advancement to this level is based on the business needs of the department.   Advancement is not automatic, i.e., based solely on time on the job, but will be based on the employee’s performance, qualifications, and the technical needs of the department.

 

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Perform the duties of the Gas GIS Technician I & II (20%)
  2. Provide consultation, formal and informal training, documentation, and job aids in support of end-users’ utilization of GIS systems to effectively plan, design, operate, maintain, and construct the natural gas transmission and distribution pipeline network. (10%)
  3. Perform moderately complex spatial analyses; analyze information generated by the GIS in the form of maps, displays, reports, and queries. (10%)
  4. Act as a lead on projects as needed.   Tasks may include: define scope, estimate work effort, create implementation procedures, monitor budget, prepare justifications, provide status reports, develop documentation, and evaluate resource utilization. (10%)
  5. Apply basic drafting skills and principles to create, revise, maintain, and archive drawing/documents/etc., maps and GIS data; perform the population, editing and correction of GIS database as needed.   Provides aerial and raster support through acquisition, collection, and deployment of data and tools through various GIS mediums statewide. (20%) -
  6. Mentors less experienced Gas GIS Technicians I and II. (10%)
  7. Establishes and monitors quality assurance (QA) and quality control (QC) to ensure accuracy in: 1) As-built to map workflows; 2) GIS database changes and modifications and related activities; 3) Gas transmission and distribution network connectivity models using traces and visual checks. (10%)
  8. Ensures that mapping work practices and processes are in alignment and compliance with official company manuals, procedures, and policies; monitors all related activities for compliance. (10%)


 

EDUCATION, (LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS):
Include (Degree must be in accordance with TECO’s education policy)

Required: Valid High School Diploma or valid GED 

Preferred: An Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree in related field is desirable, with the appropriate degrees   including disciplines such as Geography, GIS, and Drafting.

 

Licenses/Certifications

Required:       Valid Florida State Driver License and safe driving record.

Preferred:       GIS Certification

 

 

EXPERIENCE:

Required:       Minimum of 2 years as PGS Gas GIS Technician II; or minimum of 8 years of related experience; Related experience consists of work in progressively more complex technical assignments and as described in the Primary Duties & Responsibilities and the Knowledge, Skills and Ability sections of this position.  

Appropriate college degrees may be considered in lieu of some work experience. Appropriate degrees include disciplines such as Geography, GIS, and Drafting.

 

Preferred:       PGS GIS Technician experience

 

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:

Required

Demonstrated and sustained above expected performance as a Gas GIS Technician II or equivalent position with the ability and potential for assuming greater responsibility.   Must have demonstrated skills in geospatial analysis techniques.

 

Preferred:

Proficiency with PGS’ geographical information system (GIS).   Knowledge of natural gas mapping, construction practices, basic geodatabase concepts, project management principles and work order concepts is also preferred.


WORK CONDITIONS:

Work hours consist of a minimum of 8-hours per day Monday through Friday.   Some overtime is required to meet internal/external customer deadlines and storm response.   Working conditions are both indoors and outdoors in varying weather conditions.   The level of stress is moderate to heavy depending upon the level of interaction with internal/external customers and governmental agencies.

 

COMPETENCIES:

  • Builds Strong, Collaborative Relationships
  • Cultivates Innovation and Embraces Change
  • Develops People and Teams
  • Drives Operational Excellence for Customers
  • Speaks Up on Safety, Health, and the Environment
  • Takes Ownership & Acts with Integrity
  • Thinks Strategically & Exercises Sound Judgment

 

The successful applicant will be required to take and pass a Baseline Medical Examination as part of the pre-employment screening once an offer has been accepted. A pre-employment drug screening, as well as a background check (including education, employment, criminal and motor vehicle) will also be conducted as part of the pre-employment screening.

 

For jobs with physical required, list the physical that applies in the posting

 

Must successfully complete the following physical worker medical exam: (list one)

   Baseline Medical Examination (generic physical for all jobs requiring physicals)

   Baseline Medical Examination and Respirator User Exam

   Physical Worker Medical Exam

   HAZMAT responder/ confined space rescuer medical exam

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TECO offers a competitive Benefits package!!

 

Competitive Salary *401k Savings plan w/ company matching * Pension plan * Paid time off* Paid Holiday time * Medical, Prescription Drug, & Dental Coverage  *Tuition Assistance Program * Employee Assistance Program * Wellness Programs * On-site Fitness Centers * Bonus Plan and more!

 

STORM DUTY REQUIREMENTS....Please make sure to read below!!!  Responding to storms will be considered a condition of employment.

 

TECO Energy and its companies serve a role in providing critical services to our community during an emergency. Team members are required to participate in the response/recovery activities related to emergencies/disasters to maintain service to our TECO Energy customers. Team members are required to work in their normal job duties or other assigned activities. Proper compensation will be made in accordance with the company's rules and procedures.

 

TECO Energy is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

TECO Energy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law, except where physical or mental abilities are a bona fide occupational requirement and the individual is unable to perform the essential functions of the position with reasonable accommodations.

 

In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities for all individuals, employment decisions at TECO Energy will be based on skills, knowledge, qualifications and abilities.

 

Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Statement


The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

 

ADA policy


It is the policy of TECO Energy to provide reasonable accommodation for all qualified disabled individuals who are employees and applicants for employment, unless it would cause undue hardship. The corporation will adhere to applicable federal and state laws, regulations and guidelines, including, but not limited to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 and section 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1970s.

 

Application accommodations


Applicants may request reasonable accommodation in the application process five business days prior to the time accommodation is needed.

 

Pre-employment physical exams may be required for positions with bona fide job-related physical requirements regardless of disability. 

 


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