NATURE OF POSITION
Assist in maintaining the Geographic Information System (GIS) and support the GIS operations for the City; supply related GIS information to internal and external customers.
REQUIRED MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s degree in GIS technology or related field. Four years increasingly responsible experience with GIS, GPS, and CAD technology, including mapping GIS utility assets and networks. Demonstrated knowledge interpreting legal descriptions and converting to COGO. Consideration may be given to any combination equivalent to training and/or job experience that provides the required knowledge and skills. Valid State driver’s license.
Passion or interest in public works utilities. Experience in the following areas: drafting or interpreting
engineering CAD drawings; converting CAD to GIS; application support; enterprise asset management systems; database analysis (SQL); mapping GIS utility assets and networks. Bilingual in Spanish.
General direction and oversight is provided by the GIS Supervisor.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Employees of the City of Walla Walla are expected to model and foster the City’s core values:
Service - Integrity - Collaboration - Equity - Leadership – Community
OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT USED
GIS software (ESRI ArcGIS 10.x or higher), ArcGIS enterprise database in a versioned environment on SQL Server Computer-aided drafting software (Autodesk), Office 365 MS Office suite, Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) Systems.
Sitting and standing for extended periods of time; seeing, hearing, and speaking to exchange
information; repetitive hand movements; dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer
keyboard; intermittently stand, walk, kneel down, stoop, bend at the waist and lift up to 20 pounds.
Indoor environment; driving a vehicle to conduct work; subject to seasonal heat and cold or adverse