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Our passionate team of 1,400 professionals includes engineers, scientists, planners, and designers. We are invested in what we do, compelled by intellectual curiosity, and driven to work collectively to best serve our clients and help shape the future of our communities in a meaningful way. We work hard. We have fun. We make a difference.

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Geomatics/GIS Specialist

Department: Vermont
Location: South Burlington, VT

VHBs growing South Burlington, VT office is seeking an entry-level Geomatics Specialist with UAV pilot certification for immediate employment in our growing Geomatics Group.

VHBs passionate professionals include GIS professionals, surveyors, engineers, scientists, planners, and designers who partner with public and private clients in the transportation, real estate, institutional, and energy industries, as well as federal, state, and local governments.

Together, we work to improve mobility, enhance communities and economic vitality, and balance development and infrastructure needs with environmental stewardship.


  • Prepare cartographic work products and perform spatial analytics under the direction of the GIS manager and Geomatics Director
  • UAV flight management and data processing
  • Perform basic survey assignments and AutoCAD drafting
  • Assist Environmental Scientists and perform basic mobile data collection tasks
  • Complete analytical data entry and tabulation
  • Assist in preparation of studies and technical reports under the direction of an Environmental Scientist and/or Project Manager
  • Provide water and soil sample lab management / coordination (sample bottle orders, pickup / delivery, complete paperwork)
  • Perform basic technical tasks which should provide experience and familiarization with VHBs scientific methods, practices, standards and company programs
  • Acquire a basic understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities

Skills & Abilities

  • Experienced with suite of ESRI GIS software including ArcGIS 10.x, ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS online and ArcGIS Collector.
  • Trained in the use of Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D and or MicroStation
  • Familiarity with mobile data collection tools, software and processing
  • Familiarity with UAV data capture, processing and delivery (optical, thermal, LiDAR and other sensors)
  • Familiarity with field survey methods and techniques
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to independently manage multiple tasks and interact appropriately and positively with clients
  • Self-motivated with attention to detail


  • BS in Civil Engineering or Natural Sciences with a focus on Geospatial Technology
  • 0-3 years of professional geomatics/GIS experience
  • FAA pilot certification for UAV operation desired
  • Must be willing and able to travel and stay overnight for assignments outside local area (anticipated to be less than 15% of assignments)

Please submit applications online.

At VHB, were invested in what we do, compelled by intellectual curiosity, and driven to work collectively to best serve our clients and help shape the future of our communities in a meaningful way. Were proud, yet humbled, to have been doing this for40 years. We are dedicated to making a positive impact and providing opportunities to grow personally and professionally.

VHB is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants, including individuals with disabilities and veterans, are encouraged to apply.

VHB participates in the E-verify employment authorization program.

VHB also maintains a drug-free workplace.

If you are in need of special assistance in applying for individuals with disabilities or limited English proficiency, please call our HR contact, Mary Ann Forde at 407-982-4495 or email

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