At Washington County, you are given opportunities and challenges to embrace your potential and achieve your personal best, every day. The Operations and Maintenance Division of the Department of Land Use and Transportation (LUT) is currently hiring for a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician II. This group's primary responsibilities include: maintaining and repairing roads, bridges and drainage ways; tending to roadside vegetation; and overseeing private construction activities that occur with the public right-of-way.
As a GIS Technician II, you will be responsible for tasks related to the cartographic production and data maintenance of geospatial datasets pertaining to the maintenance of roads and other transportation assets. Some of the duties you will be responsible for will include: producing maps for contract development, project development, maintenance crew support, public information, and other division and department needs; producing large format display maps for public meetings or other public information needs; and maintenance of Washington County's geocodable street centerline, linear referencing routes, and transportation assets datasets.
Successful candidates must be able to work independently or as part of a team, which includes working with a diverse group of stakeholders, engineers, developers, utilities, contractors, other government agencies and citizens. In addition, technicians should be familiar with the fundamentals of cartographic production; techniques of data maintenance and quality control.
Please use the following link to view the Land Use and Transportation Careers Website: LUT Careers.
We offer a collaborative culture, work-life balance, and a comprehensive benefits package. Working within our local government agency provides daily opportunities to serve, build and sustain communities now and into the future. Washington County is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer with a commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce representing the rich diversity in our region. Women, minorities, veterans and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIESEducation and Experience
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