Make an impact:
This exciting position will help refine an existing GIS based asset management system as well as support the stormwater utility in data collection, web GIS, and analysis. The position will work in a team environment that supports the entire Public Works Department.
Learn and grow:
Teamwork drives our growth mindset, leading to training, conferences, user groups, awards, and collaborating on solutions. You will be contributing to a City that is maturing into data strategies and governance, where data and its value is becoming essential for managers who make policy and operational decisions. Opportunities will arise to develop leadership skills by serving as a technical project manager on small and moderate projects. You will be able to accomplish your goals through our values of interpersonal skills, thoroughness, accountability, and a positive culture. We pride ourselves on a proven track record of providing opportunities for innovation, career development, flexible work schedules, and great work-life balance.
What you will do:
Be the technical lead of the City of Salem stormwater utility’s GIS data, asset management and analysis needs. You will also serve in the Public Works Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) program as an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) pilot.
What you will bring along:
What can we offer you for all your hard work?
What are the minimum qualifications?
The City of Salem is the second largest City in the State of Oregon. Located in the lush Willamette Valley, Salem is the capital city of Oregon with a population over 170,000. Centrally located, Salem is 47 miles south of Portland and an hour from the Cascade Mountains to the east and an hour from the ocean beaches to the west. Salem is an exceptional community for living and working with exciting new and comfortable well-established neighborhoods and carefully preserved historic buildings.