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AMY SMITH
123 Main Street Atlanta, Georgia 30339
Home: (555) 555-1234, Cell: (555) 555-1235 asmith@sample~resume.com


Objective:  Desire the Position of Specialist Cartographer in a                  Major Company

A Highly talented and successful Cartographer with over 12 years experience in supervising, coordinating and maintaining quality control of cartographic and other illustrations for various technical reports; Performing spatial analyses of archeological data and creating spatial analytical graphics for analysts using geographic information systems and other digital methods.

Summary of Qualifications

  • More than 12 years of Cartographic experience.
  • Immense knowledge of sources and various methods of manual and digital extraction of geospatial data.
  • Sound knowledge of spatial and statistical analytical methods and tools.
  • Superb ability to utilize basic graphical representation techniques to clearly visualize data.
  • Ability to track multiple projects and estimate production times and costs.
  • Deep knowledge of archeological research principles.
  • Remarkable ability to create, updates, and modify detailed geographic maps.
  • Excellent ability to supervise and train assigned staff.
  • Superb knowledge of basic cartographic methods and techniques.
  • Deep knowledge of archaeological field methods and procedures relating to site mapping strategies and methods.
  • Knowledge of a wide range of computerized cartography-related hardware and software.
  • Remarkable ability to develop new cartographic methods and techniques to meet specific needs.
  • Excellent ability to provide technical advice and guidance to staff in area of specialty.
  • Excellent communications skills, both written and spoken.
  • Excellent GIS cartographic skills and the ability to program in ArcMap/ArcObjects using Visual Basic.

Professional Experience

Cousins Engineering, Stony Point, NY              2001 - Present
Senior Cartographer
  • Compile data required for map preparation, including aerial photographs, survey notes, records, reports, and original maps.
  • Delineate aerial photographic detail, such as control points, hydrography, topography, and cultural features, using precision stereoplotting apparatus or drafting instruments.
  • Determine guidelines that specify which source material is acceptable for use.
  • Determine map content and layout, as well as production specifications such as scale, size, projection, and colors, and direct production in order to ensure that specifications are followed.
  • Examine and analyze data from ground surveys, reports, aerial photographs, and satellite images in order to prepare topographic maps, aerial-photograph mosaics, and related charts.
  • Identify, scale, and orient geodetic points, elevations, and other planimetric and topographic features, applying standard mathematical formulas.
  • Inspect final compositions in order to ensure completeness and accuracy.
  • Prepare and alter trace maps, charts, tables, detailed drawings, and three-dimensional optical models of terrain, using stereoscopic plotting and computer graphics equipment.
  • Revise existing maps and charts, making all necessary corrections and adjustments.
  • Build and update digital databases.
M&N Environmental, Tarrytown, NY
Cartographer                                             (1997 - 2001)
  • Created maps, graphs, and other illustrations and maintained their quality control for various project and technical reports.
  • Created, recorded and digitally extracted geospatial and statistical data from a variety of sources, and performed spatial analysis on the data.
  • Consulted and advised project directors regarding data display and spatial data analysis.
  • Consulted and advised regarding cartographic production time/cost estimates and the quality control of report graphics.
  • Edited, revised, updated, corrected, and independently reviewed data, agency/client reviewed maps, data, and illustrations; further refined analytical graphics for analysts.
  • Coordinated printing production of technical reports with editor and printer.
  • Consulted and advised project directors and crew chiefs regarding archeological field mapping strategies and techniques.
  • Researched, installed, and troubleshot new automated cartographic hardware and software; researched and developed new cartographic techniques and methods, as appropriate.
  • Trained and oversaw the work of illustrators and drafters in cartographic production, according to work requirements.
  • Maintained and updated a map library for the assigned operating unit. Performed miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
M&N Environmental, Tarrytown, NY
Cartographic Technician                             (1993 - 1997)
  • Received requests from Planners and other agency staff for maps and geographic information including demographic, land use, assessing data, and zoning information.
  • Utilized Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and desktop publishing software and produced maps for presentation via print, the agency's Intranet, and the Internet.
  • Developed creative options and standards for layout; present information in an effective manner.
  • Developed creative options and standards for layout; present information in an effective manner.
  • Improved distribution of geospatial data to the general public. Made data available through web site and agency's map counter.
  • Prepared and created GIS data and metadata. Assisted in maintaining agency's geospatial information including zoning maps, maps of proposed development and neighborhood initiatives, etc.
  • Assisted researchers by creating exploratory maps using census, assessing, land use, and zoning information.
  • Organized, updated and maintained various department databases both relational and geographical.
Education

New York University, NY
MA Town Planning 1996
New York University, NY
B.A. in Geography (1993)

Familiar with AutoCAD, Land Development Desktop, MS OFFICE Suites, Robotics Geometric, Topcon




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