The Davey Tree Expert Company

Project Manager - GIS Coordinator

Alpharetta, GA, US, 30004

Additional Locations: Remote

Primary Locations: GA, Alpharetta, 2035 Grassland Parkway, 30004 

Requisition ID: 177127

Position Overview

Under the general direction of the GIS Manager, the GIS Coordinator will communicate and act as a liaison between the core GIS team and a specified market division. Additionally, the GIS Coordinator will create and update asset management data for Electric & Telecommunication Networks.

Divisional Overview

Asset Management​ is a division of Davey Resource Group (DRG), has been employee owned since
1979. We specialize in managing the assets of utility companies by providing solutions, focused around
the electrical and telecommunication industries. We believe in smart growth that continues to provide
career opportunities and we encourage you to join our dynamic group as a Utility Design Coordinator. Our
experience has been working with a broad range of field data collecting systems and utility asset
management software throughout the power distribution industry. Our capabilities allow us to integrate
with any mapping or data system and develop project deliverables that will focus and utilize cutting-edge
technology to deliver proven solutions in the shortest time possible. Asset Management is currently
seeking self-starters motivated by the type of environment that requires you to learn and develop new

Job Duties

  • Oversee process management of multiple projects.
  • Ensure deliverables are prepared to satisfy the project requirements, cost, and schedule.
  • Process request from specified markets that may include but are not limited to: Joining historic data to new data, analyzing and cross referencing multiple datasets spitaily or tabularly and creating cartographically correct maps utilizing ESRI’s software.
  • Create and update data for electric & telecommunication distribution networks. (ESRI Utility Networks, Geometric Networks and Joint Use data).
  • Update & load data into an enterprise geodatabase environment.
  • Coordinate, lead, and communicate project and market logistics to GIS Manager and other relevant parties including external clients.
  • Troubleshoots, diagnoses and solves technical issues relating to the enterprise GIS such as data synchronization and replication issues (one way and two way replication).
  • Interpret and understand client source data for the purpose of disseminating to team members and process development.
  • Test and enforce quality assurance and quality control of GIS and associated data.
  • Instructs and directs the work of analyst and technicians performing project specific duties.
  • Provide leadership and technical guidance to a team of GIS professionals.
  • Develop team members skill sets, capabilities, & motivation.
  • Conduct weekly team meetings to discuss projects and updates.
  • Facilitate problem solving and collaboration.
  • Administer certain roles and practices within ArcGIS online.
  • Cultivate a positive culture.


Education and Experience:
● Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in GIS, geography, or a related field preferred.
● Compensation based on qualifications and experience.
● 3 years plus of experience.

Necessary Knowledge and Skills:
● Detail originated.
● Concise and articulate communication skills.
● Advanced understanding of an enterprise geodatabase environment (both archiving and versioning).
● Asset Management knowledge for Electric & Telecommunication Distribution Networks preferred.
● Experience with ESRI product suite and other GIS related software such as Google Earth.
● Advanced knowledge and understanding of cartographic principles, spatial data models, statistics, Geographic Information Systems, GPS and relational database functionality.
● Desire to teach and develop employees and coworkers building strong cohesive teams.
● Time management and prioritization.

Additional Information

The ideal candidate would be comfortable communicating with multiple levels of internal and external
office and field personnel. This position will be in the Albuquerque, NM area. Candidates must be
comfortable working full time with a minimum of 40 hours per week. Compensation based on
experience. DRG offers excellent benefits including: health, dental, vision and life insurance after 30
days of employment. Vacation Pay, Company stock and 401-K eligibility after 1 year. Continual
training and development offered. Pre-employment drug screen, motor vehicle records screen,
criminal background screen, and Social Security # verification required. Davey Resource Group is an
Equal Opportunity Employer. Veterans are encouraged to apply. DRG is Employee Owned. Take
ownership of your future.


We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.  As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state or local law. 

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Employment Type: Permanent 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: None 

Davey is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers all qualified employees and applicants for all positions regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state, or local law.  It is our mandate that all matters related to the terms and conditions of employment and all treatment on the job be free of discrimination.  In addition, harassment based on any protected characteristic is strictly prohibited.

To preview Davey’s relevant EO/AA plan, please submit a written request to: The Davey Tree Expert Company, Attn: HR, 1500 N. Mantua Street, Kent, Ohio 44240.

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Nearest Major Market: Alpharetta
Nearest Secondary Market: Atlanta

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