Entry level GIS position. Performs research of County file system to produce data for input to Geographic Information System (GIS) data input. This position performs geographic and non-geographic data management, cartography and utilizes GIS methods using a variety of software environments in support of all Public Works activities.
Essential Job Functions
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
PHYSICAL SKILLS: Ability to communicate effectively using verbal, written and visual communication. Ability to lift and carry a minimum of 20 lbs. or more. Required due to field work & day-to-day equipment usage in and out of the office. Field work generally consists of asset data collection, equipment troubleshooting, and other related work as required. Field work requires prolonged exposure to the elements for extended periods of time and the ability to safely traverse uneven ground and brush. Ability to be assigned & work at the Pasco County BOCC Emergency Operations Center (EOC). When activated the EOC can be a high stress environment and will require long hours of shift work & time away from home.
EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Graduation from high school or possession of an acceptable equivalency diploma. College level courses in Geography or Computer Science preferred. Two (2) years of experience using ARC/INFO or equivalent GIS mapping software. Arc Macro Language (AML) or Visual Basic Application programming preferred.
LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS OR REGISTRATIONS: Must possess a valid Florida driver's license.
ADA STATEMENT: A qualified employee or applicant with a disability may be afforded a reasonable accommodation to perform the essential job functions of a position in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE: Pasco County BOCC is a drug-free workplace in accordance with Federal and Florida law.
EMERGENCY RESPONSE/RECOVERY ACTIVITIES: All employees will be required to work before, during, or after an emergency. During an emergency, employees may temporarily be assigned to work and perform duties outside the normal scope of their position, location and work schedule to fit the needs of the County and its citizens.
VETERANS' PREFERENCE: Under Section 295.07, F.S., Chapter SSA-7, Pasco County BCC provides to Veterans, that preference in appointment will be given to preference-eligible applicants.
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