Duke Energy GIS Technician II in Cary, North Carolina

Title: GIS Technician II Location: North Carolina-Cary-DE Progress-Cary(Northern,)NC (4013) Other Locations: North Carolina-Raleigh-DE Progress-Raleigh(Progre),NC (4048) Job Number: 139090

This position can be located in Cary, NC or the NC Regional Headquarters office in Raleigh, NC.

GIS Technician II supports the operation and maintenance of the company GIS application by maintaining, reporting, and posting work or by gathering data to be input by others. GIS Technician II is the intermediate level of the classification series, and incumbents at this level are expected to work independently, or as part of a team, with minimal supervision, and to develop advanced skills.

Responsibilities and duties include but are not limited to the following:

Uses and maintains departmental tools and equipment including but not limited to handheld GPS devices Reads, understands, and interprets complex design drawings, property plats, maps, and other related information as necessary to post data in the Company GIS system. Assembles and formats simple and standard reports from the Company GIS system for electric and/or landbase-related tasks. Manipulates data for entry into the Company GIS system from CAD or like system Generates and maintains GIS-generated operations maps. Performs work of a higher classification when preparing for advancement. Correct QA/QC errors Guides and assists employees in this and lower job classifications with their work, standard practices, and work procedures as assigned Performs other similar or less skilled work, as assigned Accumulates and assembles information as directed Performs work of a higher classification when preparing for advancement Resolves construction details with construction personnel. Resolves job conflicts in the Company GIS for others Compiles information from a variety of sources, makes complex maps for environmental studies, engineering, planning and other disciplines and purposes Qualifications: Basic/Required Qualifications:

Must have completed 60 semester hours in a Geography or GIS program at an accredited college or university plus at least 2 years of applicable work experience OR Associate Degree from an accredited college or university, plus completion of a GIS certification program recognized by the Company at an accredited college or university plus at least 2 years of applicable work experience OR 4 years of prior equivalent work related experience in lieu of a degree Desired Qualifications:

Associate Degree in GIS or Geography at an accredited college or university GIS Certification

Duke Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Job: Technical Specialty/Skilled Trade