Carbon County GIS Specialist

Job:                    GIS SPECIALIST

Hours:               Full – time

Beg. Salary:     $16.20/hour                  After probation:     $18.00/hour

Probation:       Six months

Opens:              Immediately                 Closes:   November 16, 2018

 

Carbon County has an immediate full time position open.  Must have knowledge of GIS.  Degree and 1 year experience preferred.

 

Will be creating maps for departments and public, as requested.  Will create layouts and print maps on paper or film.  Assist with maintenance on GIS and GPS websites.  Will be updating IMS website.  Must be proficient in a Microsoft network environment, Microsoft office, & GIS software.  Keep backup digital files in required format.  Keep accurate metadata on all layers in GIS database.  Requires strong data base skills and prefer experience with SQL server.  Must maintain professional demeanor and conduct at all times.  Majority of work will be in office but field work will be required.  Will be required to learn and adapt to new software, as required.

 

Deadline for submitting applications is Friday – November 16, 2018.

 

 

CARBON COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

Carbon County

Job Description

Title: GIS Specialist Job Code:  
Department: GIS Effective Date:  
Reports To: GIS Supervisor Last Revised:  
Full Time   FLSA Status: Non Exempt

 

Overall Responsibility:

Create maps, update data base, collect data with survey accuracy GPS, will complete other job duties as assigned

 

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

Create maps for departments and public as requested

Find ways to help Departments utilize GIS for greater efficiencies

Create layouts and print maps on paper & film

Assist with maintenance on GIS and GPS data

Update and Maintain Web/Mobile Applications

Field Collection of Data

 

Skills and Attributes:

Must be proficient in a Microsoft environment, Microsoft office, and GIS concepts

Must maintain professional demeanor and conduct at all times

Will be required to learn and adapt to new software, as required

Self-motivated

Detailed oriented while able to multitask various projects

 

Experience Requirement:

Knowledge of GIS (Degree preferred)

Preferred 1 years prior experience

Excellent computer skills

Able to interact well with public

Must possess a valid Driver’s License

 

Physical Effort/Environment:

Using primarily just the fingers to make small movements such as typing, picking up small objects, or pinching fingers together

When talking must convey detailed or important instructions or ideas accurately, loudly, or quickly

Average, ordinary visual acuity necessary to prepare or inspect documents

Most time spent in office environment but field work will be required

Occasionally harsh outside environment

Lifting up to 25 pounds