California, United States

Technical Specialist II (GIS Specialist)

Position Description Summary:
Position will support the CALM (Coordination and Logistics Management) team at LAX. The GIS Analyst will be responsible for managing program-level data relating to GIS, CAD, and Scheduling. The duties include managing the CALM Geodatabase and the ESRI-based Sharepoint GIS website incorporating all logistical information for the LAMP (Landside Access Modernization Program).

Essential Job Duties:

  • Manage all schedule changes and project boundary information for all construction projects in the Central Terminal Area and Landside as it relates to the LAMP (Landside Access Modernization Program).
  • Contribute to GIS System Development for expansion of current system to include LAMP-related projects and work with developer to enhance capabilities
  • Conduct GIS data conversion and maintenance
  • Manage all mapping requests for PDG and CALM teams
  • Check for all LAWA standards compliance of contractor submittals
  • Research existing conditions and engineering data retrieval and support
  • Manage all LIRs (LAMP Impact Requests) for CALM Team – processes request, sends reminders and tracks requests in timely manner
  • Complete regular map deliverables: CTA, Airside/Landside, Traffic & Operations, Terminal Gates Matrix/Maps and Aircraft Parking positions, Laydown Coordination, Integrated Program Lookahead Maps
  • Manage data updates for program-level construction projects
  • Integrate GIS tool with CALM Master Coordination Schedule and construction bulletins
  • Update data for Master Coordination Schedule, CALM Dashboard and Histogram
  • Maintain Logistical Matrix for all future projects
  • Attend Project Approval Team meetings, Airport Operations Roadway and LAMP meetings
  • Prepare Meeting minutes, presentations, and reports for high-level program meetings

Hardware/Software Knowledge:

  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite software (SharePoint, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Experience using ESRI’s ArcGIS software products
  •  Experience using AutoCAD and converting data from CAD to GIS databases
  • Experience working with Enterprise level geospatial data.

Professional Experience Level/Other Qualifications:

  • Background in GIS and Aviation
  • Capable of adapting to various work environments based on the priority of that particular moment
  • Works well under pressure, thinks critically, and adapts well in various working environments
  • Effective oral and written communication skills, with an ability to communicate complex, technical issues to a non-technical audience
  • Works well both independently and in a team environment


  • Bachelor’s Degree

Element-Specific Requirements/Notes:

  • May assume other duties as required/needed, work overtime, or work various shifts as needed
  • May work overtime
  • May be required to work various shifts as needed


  • GISP preferred
  • ESRI Certification

  • Location: California, United States
  • Categories: Engineer