Below is the summary for a GIS Technician position with the City of Keizer. This position offers a lot of opportunity to really grow in the field.
Under the direction of the Environmental & Technical Division Manager, the GIS Technician works to support the programs and initiatives carried out by the City’s Public Works Department including water, stormwater, streets, and parks. The incumbent must have a working knowledge of cartographic principles and strong communication skills. This position is responsible for developing, maintaining, modifying, and organizing geographic information system databases; creating, maintaining, and updating layers, data, and metadata; monitoring data quality to ensure accuracy; researching and acquiring reliable, supplemental data from multiple sources; performing queries, geoprocessing, and spatial analysis; creating web maps and applications; delivering graphical, tabular, statistical and spatial products and reports; and developing specialized procedures and standards. The incumbent must have the ability to convert and/or integrate multiple file types and coordinate hardware and software resources with the Information Technologies staff. They will provide professional customer service, delivering technical support, assistance, and training to Department staff as necessary (esp. mobile data collection)
Closing Date: Friday, July 26, 2019
Please find further information at https://www.keizer.org/current-openings