Rincon Consultants, Inc.is a highly qualified professional consulting firm comprised of environmental scientists, geologists, biologists, planners, soil scientists, wetland scientists, GIS professionals, LEED accredited professionals, and visual information specialists. We provide a wide range of services in environmental impact assessment, urban planning, soil and groundwater assessment & remediation, and biological resources, focusing on California's unique and challenging regulatory and policy environment.
Recognized as a 'Best Places to Work' in 2015, 2017 and 2019, we invest in our employees through competitive salaries, benefits and incentive programs designed to further the professional development of each employee in line with the firm's business goals and needs.
We are seeking a dynamic, self-driven, and detail-oriented professional for a CAD/GIS Analyst opening to join our team in our Santa Barbara, Ventura or Redlands offices. (Regular travel to additional client sites for contract services may be required.)
This position's primary responsibility is to make basic to intermediate edits to AutoCAD drawings, create GIS based maps, enhance or create Adobe Illustrator documents, and produce visual simulations using Trimble Sketchup or equivalent. The candidate must be detail oriented (i.e. map scale/spatial orientation) and have a strong eye for cartographic and visual design. The candidate will have experience, knowledge, and skill in drafting methods, procedures, and techniques. The position will be responsible for generating custom and standard maps, diagrams and other technical graphics products to meet customer requirements. The position will utilize a combination of tools to create site maps, scaled cross sections, 3D visual simulations, shadow modeling, and other various products associated with environmental consulting.
Drafting work is performed using AutoCAD, Adobe Illustrator, and/or equivalent design and documentation software to prepare drawings of structures, facilities, land profiles, flowcharts, site plans, cross-sections, and similar graphics related to environmental services. The candidate will regularly import and revise information obtained from other engineering and planning firms in AutoCAD or similar formats. Experience interpreting, creating, or working with construction site plans is highly desired.
3D Modeling is performed using Trimble Sketchup or equivalent to create accurately scaled 3D models. Models are used in viewshed analysis, massing studies, shadow, visual simulations, verification, and light-based analysis and generally exported to pdf format.
GIS work is performed in ArcGIS 10.6, ArcGIS Pro, and QGIS. Additional knowledge of ESRI based field data collection and ArcGIS Online tools highly desired.