Senior Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Analyst
Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc.
Location: Westminster, Colorado
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: IRC41121
The Tri-State Geographic Information Systems (GIS) department utilizes the Esri suite of ArcGIS desktop, server and database applications to support all Tri-State business functions. The Senior GIS Analyst leads large scale technology infrastructure projects for the GIS department and works closely with departments across the organization in the maintenance, development and support of the overall GIS architecture. The position also utilizes this system architecture to produce and maintain GIS data, maps, tables, reports, and map services using industry standard spatial analysis procedures, technology, and best practices. The Senior Analyst supports the deployment of GIS data via mobile GIS/GPS (Global Positioning Systems) applications on Windows and iOS platforms. This position is part of dynamic GIS team that works on internal Tri-State projects consisting of multiple disciplines including Environmental/Land Permitting, Transmission Engineering, Maintenance, System Planning, Energy Resource Planning, Transmission Operations, Information Technology (IT) groups and Generation.
Note: The job grade for this position is: NB21
Tri-State recognizes the value of a highly engaged and committed workforce and provides an excellent benefits program that includes: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Work Schedules including compressed work week and telecommuting opportunities to work remotely up to 50%, Health Savings Account (HSA), Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA), Tuition Reimbursement, Life Insurance, Retirement Option, Long Term Disability (LTD), Short Term Disability (STD), Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and Paid Leave Benefits.
Senior GIS Analyst
Hiring Salary Range: $88,000-$120,000
Actual compensation offer to candidate may vary outside of the posted hiring range based upon work experience, education, and/or skilled level.
About Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc.
Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association is a wholesale electric power supplier owned by the 43 electric cooperatives that it serves. Tri-State generates and transmits electricity to its member systems throughout a 200,000 square-mile service territory across Colorado, Nebraska, New Mexico and Wyoming.
Serving approximately 1.5 million consumers, Tri-State was founded in 1952 by its member systems to provide a reliable, cost-based supply of electricity. Headquartered in Westminster, Colo., about 1,500 people are employed by Tri-State throughout its four-state service area.
Tri-State's power is generated through a combination of owned baseload and peaking power plants that use coal and natural gas as their primary fuels, supplemented by purchased power, federal hydroelectricity allocations and renewable resource technologies. Tri-State delivers power to its members through a transmission system that includes substation facilities, telecommunications sites and over 5000 miles of high voltage transmission lines.