Artic Slope Technical Services is seeking a GIS Tech I to support a Census contract in Suitland, MD.

Position: GIS Technician I

Location: Suitland, MD (Census Bureau)

Clearance: Must be a US Citizen

Work Arrangement: Remote until 2023 then will be onsite


  • This is a direct position in GIS data enhancement and maintenance using ESRI and custom GIS software.
  • Evaluate, edit, and check street centerline, hydrography, and other data layers (graphics and attributes), using custom map production tools.
  • Using computer software will include revisions and edits of GIS drawings and files. Edits made according to the instructions provided by the supervisors.
  • Additions or deletions of highlighted boundary or shape files
  • Reading instruction provided with the shape files
  • Reshaping road layers that should not be over lapping with the Hydro layers
  • Maintaining live spatial data in a secured environment.
  • Editing, modifying, and creating various data layers.
  • Will maintain daily production schedule and work with customized data automation tools and procedures


  • Experience with ArcGIS (workstation and desktop); Arc View, AutoCAD Map.
  • Good organizational and communication skills.
  • Some knowledge of civil engineering, cartography surveying and drafting.
  • Experience with ArcSDE, ArcIMS, Cartography, Imagery, and understanding of Databases.
  • Ability to work as a member of a team.
  • Ability to share GIS knowledge with other team members.
  • Must be a US Citizen.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Geography or related field.
  • 1+ years of experience; internship in geospatial field.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled