GIS Technician or Sr GIS Technician Position Code: 134011
Division: Corporate OKC
Location: Oklahoma City, OK
City: Oklahoma City
Under direct supervision, creates and manipulates maps in as ESRI based GIS
environment. Works closely with GIS and Land Staff to provide maps and plats as
requested. May also work with Geology staff. Works closely with Lease Records staff to
ensure data integrity and accurate map representation. Researches and creates lease
polygons for input into geo-databases. Must understand platting and surveying methods
and have attention to detail that provides accurate map representation of Company’s spatial
data. Maybe asked to work on special projects that involve thematic map creation, data
conversion and/or quality control. Uses map theory, including knowledge of projections
and coordinate systems to perform daily work. Utilizes computer network, relational
DBMS, and Internet as a source for GIS data.
Research digital and paper files to determine legal descriptions for Devon’s leases and
Use ArcMap mapping tools to digitize lease and mineral polygons and store those
polygons in a spatial geo-database.
Use ArcMap to create maps using various themes to represent data for presentation or
Create presentation-quality maps and plot them using large format plotting equipment.
May be asked to create plat maps for regulatory filing.
Research the Internet or other sources for supplemental basemap data for use in
various map presentations.
Take map requests from supervising GIS staff and/or other professionals and perform
duties as assigned.
Monitor plotters and change paper/pens as required.
Help maintain GIS Workroom plotter supply inventory.
Trim and splice maps as needed.
Help with metadata documentation.
High School diploma or equivalent.
3 years experience with GIS or other computer mapping
May substitute some college education for experience.
Must have proven experience with ArcMap and functional
knowledge of ArcInfo.
Must have strong computer skills, experience working in a
Good understanding of map and survey theory.
Previous oil and Gas Experience is preferred.