Hennepin County is seeking a motivated Geographic Information System (GIS) Technician to join the GIS Business Services team within the Hennepin County GIS Office. The GIS Office is looking for a candidate who has a deep understanding of GIS technology, is willing to contribute ideas and learn from others, and is able to successfully collaborate with coworkers, leadership, and partners to meet the county's critical GIS needs.
In this role, the GIS Technician's primary responsibility will be to apply their spatial analysis and GIS expertise to help support decision making across the organization. The GIS Technician will act as the hands-on GIS expert on a variety of collaborative projects and efforts, both large and small in scope. A secondary role of this position will be to work closely with the GIS Business Analyst to coordinate the County's GIS collaboration efforts with partner agencies (City, County, State and other local government agencies). Additional responsibilities of this position include: creating and maintaining enterprise GIS datasets, training GIS users, and providing on-call end user support.
The Hennepin County's GIS division is comprised of three teams; GIS Business Services (GBS), GIS Technical Services (GTS), and GIS Project Services (GPS). This position will be a member of the GIS Business Services (GBS) team and will report to the GIS Supervisor.
Location and hours:
This position is located at the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis, 300 South 6th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55487. Work hours will be Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
About the position type:
This position is eligible to receive an additional cash merit of up to $1453.78 that can be earned annually based on performance.
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