Now recruiting for a GIS Field Technician! Under the direction of Public Works, the GIS Technician performs technical and field work to support the Public Works department. The position performs a variety of basic to advanced duties including data collection and maintenance, creating maps, and working with web-map applications. Work requires knowledge of spatial data, geodatabases, documentation, data research, data reconciliation techniques, and maintenance of GIS data in an ESRI enterprise system environment. This position coordinates extensively with the Information Technology Team.
Tukwila is a dynamic and diverse community located south of Seattle. While less than 21,000 people reside in Tukwila, more than 47,000 work in the City every day, and more than 125,000 visit due to its extensive manufacturing, industrial and retail base including the largest shopping mall in the Pacific Northwest. Tukwila hosts thousands of jobs in global aerospace and advanced manufacturing and is home to a number of corporate headquarters. It is also home to hundreds of small businesses, many of which are owned by members of Tukwila’s diverse international community. Tukwila was incorporated in 1908 and has its own Police departments, as well as water and sewer utilities.
Tukwila’s Mission: To provide superior services that support a safe, inviting, healthy environment for our residents, businesses, and guests.
All potential team members are evaluated on their ability to embrace the following values:
Caring– We support the diverse community we serve with compassion, empathy and kindness.
Professional– We hold ourselves to the highest ethical standards and act with integrity and transparency. We are respectful and courteous with all.
Responsive– We are timely and effective in the delivery of great customer service. We continually strive to find innovative ways to improve.
This recruitment will remain open until filled. A first review of applications will occur on March 20, 2023.