ODOT's Transportation Data/GIS Section is recruiting for a GIS data analyst. This position conducts geographic information system (GIS) analysis, constructs or maintains spatial data, and works directly with customers in the development of custom GIS products. The results of these efforts are distributed statewide to customers using web-based technology and desktop workstation tools. GIS products produced by this position provide analysis which supports federally mandated Functional Classification/Federal Aid System, National Highway System, STIP development and the Highway Performance Monitoring System. This position assists in delivering technical training and provides user support for GIS applications, spatial data and GIS use throughout ODOT.
The Geographic Information Services Unit is part of the Transportation Data Section. This unit is responsible for preparation of urban and rural transportation maps, GIS analysis, custom maps, and data products. This group also represents ODOT on mapping and data uniformity issues with other governmental agencies.
We invite members of all diverse communities to join our workforce as we endeavor to best serve Oregonians from every background. ODOT values diversity and inclusion because they are good for Oregon. We believe that by welcoming differences, encouraging new ideas and views, listening to and learning from each other, and providing opportunities for professional enrichment we are better able to serve those around us. We thank you for considering this employment opportunity.
We will use this recruitment to establish a list of qualified candidates to fill the current vacancy and possibly future vacancies as they occur in this unit or location.
This position is represented by the Service Employees International Union (SEIU/OPEU).
Duties & Responsibilities
Qualifications, Required & Requested Skills
Two (2) years of information systems experience in geographic information systems.
An associate's degree in computer science, geographic information technology, or related field, OR completion of a two (2) year accredited vocational training program in geographic information technology or related field.
Driving is an essential function of this position. A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required for this position. We will conduct pre-employment driving records checks on our final candidate(s).
Desired Attributes/Application Scoring Criteria: In addition to your related work experience and education, we will use the attributes below to determine whom to interview. You are not required to have all of these attributes, but please make sure that the ones you do have are clearly demonstrated in your application materials. Your application materials may be graded on spelling, grammar, punctuation, and presentation.
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