GIS Analyst II - Freese & Nichols Inc. (OK/AR)

  • Wednesday, December 15, 2021 8:48 AM
    Message # 12194446
    Robert Wood (Administrator)


    Position: GIS Analyst II

    Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma or Arkansas

    Full time

    Job Requisition ID: JR100272

    At Freese and Nichols, everyone on our team gets to make a meaningful difference in our communities. For more than 125 years, we have been planning and designing the infrastructure our society needs: developing water supplies, designing roadways and bridges, preparing for natural disasters, and much more. We’ve built our business on long-term relationships with clients and employees alike, resulting in financial stability, career opportunities, and a nationally recognized workplace culture.

    We offer a comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, paid time off, 401(k) matching, paid overtime for salaried employees, tuition reimbursement, and much more. Our unique culture creates an environment for professional growth where we focus on caring for our clients, coworkers, and the communities where we work. Join our team of 1,000 employees as we continue to expand our services throughout the United States. Learn more about working here at


    The GIS Analyst is responsible for ensuring end user adoption for GIS technologies, including tasks such as data collection and development, data QA/QC, general analysis / map production on GIS software. Perform GIS analytical and geo-processing functions including input, editing, manipulation, management, analysis and output of spatial and tabular data sets using ArcGIS or other GIS software. Develop vector spatial analysis models using ModelBuilder, Python, or other GIS scripting languages. Develop geodatabase schemas and analysis methods needed to support project goals. Prepare written documentation describing methodologies/procedures and prepare exhibits. Maintain GIS data and cataloging system.

    Required Qualifications

    Candidates must possess a strong working knowledge of ArcGIS / ArcInfo products from ESRI along with a solid foundation in cartographic design principals.  Experience with ESRI extensions, including Spatial Analyst, 3D Analyst, ArcHydro, GeoHMS, and GeoRAS is required. Familiarity with AutoCAD and MicroStation software packages is a plus.  Experience with hydraulic and hydrologic principles, survey and mapping GPS systems, aerial photographic interpretation, database development and management are also desirable / required. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are imperative. The candidate must work well independently and with others in order to understand and generate special purpose maps while maintaining and updating geospatial data. 


    Minimum Experience – Five (5) years GIS experience

    Education (minimum) – BS/BA related degree + 2 years experience or Associates Degree in GIS + 3 years experience.

    Certification - None.

    Freese and Nichols is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and prohibits employment discrimination for employees and applicants based on his or her age, race, color, pregnancy, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, citizenship, or because he or she is an individual with a disability, protected veteran or other status protected by federal, state, and local laws.

    We recognize that our workforce reflects the increasingly diverse nature of our society, and we strive to take advantage of that diversity with both our external and internal customers. As a Federal Contractor, Freese and Nichols is an equal employment, affirmative action employer. 

    About Us

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    From our sustainable projects to our investments in employees, working at Freese and Nichols means being part of a tradition of excellence that has lasted more than 125 years. By planning and designing the infrastructure our society needs, working at Freese and Nichols means making a positive impact on your local community. People notice the difference the moment they join us, and that’s reflected in our consistently high workplace satisfaction rankings from Great Place to Work and Fortune magazine.

    Our company culture is guided by values that cultivate an environment of respect and camaraderie. We care for one another like a family, celebrating life milestones together and providing support in hard times. Our leaders’ doors are open — if you’d like to talk, you can give them a call or just drop in. Our strategic business plan and performance reports are open, too, so you’ll know how your work fits into the big picture. You’ll know that you’re part of something greater.

    Join Freese and Nichols and make something meaningful every day.

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    Freese and Nichols' Response Regarding President Biden's Executive Order 14042 for Federal Contractors

    Freese and Nichols is a federal contractor subject to President Biden's Executive Order 14042 requiring COVID vaccinations for employees of firms that have federal government contracts.  All persons hired by Freese and Nichols are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have a valid exemption.  Proof of vaccination, an approved medical exemption form or an approved religious exemption form will be required.

    Last modified: Wednesday, December 15, 2021 8:57 AM | Robert Wood (Administrator)
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