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Philadelphia Gas Works GIS Analyst in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia Gas Works

Looking for a challenge and ready to power up your career?

The Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) is the largest municipally owned gas utility in the nation, supplying gas service in the City of Philadelphia to over 500,000 customers. From its humble beginnings in 1836, PGW has grown into the large, modern facility that exists today. As one of the nation's leading natural gas providers, PGW prides itself on stability and continual growth. PGW is dedicated to becoming the Greenest Natural Gas Delivery Company in the region.

Become part of the PGW Team!

GIS Analyst – Data Analytics Department

This is a full-time position eligible for a hybrid work schedule. The candidate will be required to be on site initially until training is completed. This position requires minimal travel, if any.

The GIS Analyst is responsible for supporting PGW’s geographic information system (GIS) projects. This is a well-rounded professional who performs a wide range of GIS tasks in ESRI ArcGIS Enterprise environment hosted in the cloud. The individual is expected to act independently from designing data model, ensuring data quality, analyzing data patterns, automating data processing, and presenting data visualization results. In addition, the position manages and supports the PGW GIS technicians’ responsibilities. The individual is required to keep up with ESRI technology and products with strong self-directed learning skills.

  • Works with PGW business users to provide GIS solutions to business processes and regulatory information requests. Analyzes spatial and non-spatial data, creates maps, apps, documentation, and reports for PGW business in ArcGIS Enterprise environment or any business-required formats.

  • Uses Python to write automated workflows for integrating ArcGIS Enterprise with other PGW systems.

  • Analyzes data, creates maps, apps, documentation, and reports for PGW business in ArcGIS Enterprise environment or any business-required formats.

  • Administrates ArcGIS Enterprise Portal and ArcGIS Online.

  • Administrates ArcGIS enterprise geodatabase.

  • Writes SQL statements in relational databases.

  • Works with PGW data maintenance vendor for accurate GIS data updates. Conducts data QA / QC using ESRI Data Reviewer and Python.

  • Uses ArcGIS Pro to edit and maintain PGW asset data in a versioned enterprise geodatabase.

  • Works with PGW cloud maintenance vendor for software installations and updates.

  • Performs other special projects and assignments as requested.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Geography, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Information Systems and Technology, or other related field of study; Master’s Degree or GIS Certificate is a plus. GISP is a plus.

  • Experience with Python and ArcPy.

  • Experience with ESRI ArcGIS Pro.

  • Experience with ESRI ArcGIS Enterprise or ArcGIS Online.

  • Experience with ESRI ArcGIS enterprise geodatabase.

  • Experience with SQL


  • Free Health Insurance Options

  • Free Dental Insurance

  • Flex Spending

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Pension Plan

  • Free Parking

  • Wellness Programs

  • Onsite Gyms

  • Tuition Assistance

  • PSLF Eligible Employer

  • Parental Leave

  • Hybrid Work Environment

PGW is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/VAAP/EEO.

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19122

While we appreciate all responses, only those who are uniquely qualified will be contacted.

ID: 2023-1746

Department for Portal Display: Resource Mngmnt & Technology

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ADP Department #: Resource Mngmnt & Technology [77]

Street: 800 West Montgomery Avenue