Data Processing Technician in Tempe, AZ at Volt

Date Posted: 9/14/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Tempe, AZ
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Our client, a growing company that specializes in geographical information for city and county governments, is seeking a Data Technician in Tempe AZ to process data gathered in the field. The data is processed through a series of quality control measures to prepare it for analysis by the engineering team. This position will require critical thinking, attention to detail and the ability to work on many projects autonomously.

Typical Responsibilities:

  • Download/Upload files from/to an ftp site; convert files from / to various formats as needed (*.dbf, *.accdb, *.xlsx)
  • Load data into proprietary Windows-based applications and complete a series of processing steps.
  • Complete common QA/QC tasks like checking for missing values and values out of range.
  • Add custom layers to Google Earth, search for specific data points, measure distances, determine the surface type of the road and update source data as needed.
  • Edit map features in ESRI ArcGIS to group map features into logical maintenance groups based on prescribed parameters and experienced judgement.

Education & Experience:

  • Associates Degree or Technical Certificate
  • 3+ years working in data processing, quality assurance, or analyst roles

Software Experience:

  • MS Excel – Intermediate
  • MS Access – Beginner / Intermediate
  • GIS Applications – Google Earth / ESRI ArcGIS – Beginner

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path, for both direct hire and contingent positions.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration.  Submit your resume today!  To learn more about Volt, please visit and to see more of our job postings, please visit

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.