About the Position
The GIS Technician's primary purpose is to provide mapping and facility asset management for the District's Geographic Information System (GIS) and work order management systems.
Based on education and experience, candidate may be considered for either the GIS Analyst or GIS Technician position. (see GIS Analyst job description by clicking menu in the upper left hand corner and job descriptions link)
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Include the following. Other duties, responsibilities, and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
Education and/or Experience:
Associate degree or equivalent in geographic information systems, geography, planning or computer science; and a minimum of one (1) year of experience related to GIS systems; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Certificates, Licenses, or Registrations:
Must have a valid Driver's license. ESRI Technical or GISP Certification preferred.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be proficient in MS Outlook, Excel, and Word. Experience with ESRI, relational database management, and Internet-based applications preferred.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is frequently required to walk, climb stairs, bend, reach, use hands to finger, handle, and feel, and sit for extended periods of time. Occasionally required to lift and carry up to 40 pounds. Required to speak and hear clearly when communicating over the telephone and in person.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to indoor and outdoor environments. Outdoor settings include all types of property and site conditions including open spaces, timberlands, urban developments, flat and hilly terrain, building construction sites, and road rights-of-way. The noise level in the work environment is moderate.