Company: Wood
Skills: Software Specialist
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Gainesville, Florida, United States


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting a GIS Professional (GISP) with 3-5 years of experience. The position is available in any of our Florida offices ( Tampa , Lakeland, Gainesville, Orlando, Jacksonville, Pensacola, West Palm Beach, and Tallahassee ) and will support our Water Resources group. Support will be provided for tasks including watershed management, stormwater design, environmental compliance, investigation reporting, wetland restoration, and water quality restoration projects. The ideal candidate has a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university. Experience with hydraulic and hydrologic modeling concepts is beneficial. Must have experience with data management, statistical analysis, preparing and delivering client presentations and technical writing.

Key Responsibilities

  • Organizing, presenting data analysis
  • Presenting findings for internal and external clients
  • Performs standard or routine calculations;
  • Prepare / assist in the preparation of permit applications and supporting materials
  • Follow company safety policies and procedures, site safety standards and permit requirements
  • Prepares technical data and supporting materials for reports documenting the work performed and findings of investigations
  • Compiles information from reports and published documents; Evaluates and/or analyses the compiled information following standard methods and best engineering judgement


Skills / Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of prior related work experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in related field required
  • Experience with office productivity and interaction with industry-specific hydrologic and hydraulic software (e.g., MSOffice, ESRI GIS, EPA SWMM, HEC-RAS, MIKE SHE and ICPR)
  • Experience conducting data analyses with statistical software desired
  • Must have sound written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work in varying environments (office, lab and field settings)
  • Ability to swim
  • Demonstrated professional judgment, consistency and attention to detail as well as a track record of producing quality work products
  • Demonstrated experience working successfully in a team environment, whether it be remotely or locally
  • Flexibility to work outside normal business hours as required
  • Ability to establish effective internal and external working relationships
  • Ability to communicate clearly with clients or supervisor and other project managers regarding project expectations and requirements
  • Valid Florida driver's license; and must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.