The Oregon Military Department is a state agency that supports the Oregon National Guard.
You are NOT required to be a member of the Oregon National Guard to apply for this position.
The Oregon Military Department is recruiting for GIS Coordinator (Information System Specialist 6). This is a permanent full-time state position located at the Office of Emergency Management in Salem, Oregon.
This position is represented by the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees’ (AFSCME) union.
The Office of Emergency Management will host a conference call/ZOOM opportunity for all interested applicants to discuss the GIS Coordinator position scope and areas of responsibility. The conference discussion will occur on Thursday, October 28th, 2021 from 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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Meeting ID: 883 2955 0941
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Meeting ID: 883 2955 0941
NOTE: This recruitment announcement will be used to establish a list of qualified candidates to fill the current vacancy and may be used to fill future vacancies as they occur.
If you are a current State of Oregon employee, you must apply through your employee Workday profile.
Workday does not pull your work history from your profile; you MUST list your current work experience on your application for it to be considered. No additional work history or job duties will be accepted after this announcement closes.
What you will be doing:
We are looking for people with outstanding qualities of leadership, integrity, moral character, professionalism and physical fitness to perform the following major duties:
The primary purpose of this position is to provide statewide technology planning and coordination for Oregon’s public safety 9-1-1 GIS efforts. This position has responsibility for establishing and maintaining policy, standards and procedures for the modernization, acquisition and implementation of GIS services and the coordination of the development of statewide GIS public safety operations. This position primarily coordinates statewide GIS modernization efforts and/or projects. In addition, it assists with GIS coordination between other state agencies, federal agencies, and local government departments.
In addition, the 9-1-1 GIS Coordinator is responsible for the coordination of statewide 9-1-1 spatial data acquisition and maintenance of the statewide emergency response digital map library; coordinates the documentation of information; and provides customer service in the use of GIS to public safety agencies and organizations both familiar and unfamiliar with the technology. This position is the statewide expert on 9-1-1 GIS technology for 9-1-1 public safety and software programs utilized within all Public Safety Answering Points throughout Oregon.