Position Summary & Duties Responsible
Class specifications are intended to present a descriptive list of the range of duties that may be performed by employees in this classification. Specifications are not intended to reflect all duties performed within the job.
Performs a variety of technical duties in support of the County's Geographical Information System and its users. Creates and maintains maps and other geographic source data in both spatial and tabular form for use by County departments and other public agencies, consultants, and contractors; provides technical support to county staff including troubleshooting and software installation; creates and maintains assigned aspects of the GIS database; generates maps and reports.
This is the para-professional/technical class in the Geographic Information System (GIS) series. Positions in this class are distinguished from the Geographic Information Systems Analyst in that the incumbents in the Geographic Information Systems Analyst series perform professional level work in the creation and manipulation of databases and the analysis and application of spatial data.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED
Incumbents at this level work under direction from an assigned supervisor or manager.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES – Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following. Incumbents assigned to the GIS Technician classification perform the following duties:
Associate's Degree in geographic information systems, cartography, geography, drafting, civil engineering or a related field plus three (3) years of experience in geographic information systems; OR any related combination of education from an accredited college or university or related experience totaling five (5) years experience in geographic information systems. Related education and experience may substitute for the required education and experience and may be interchangeable on a year for year basis.
When you apply, please indicate that you are responding to the posting on My GIS Jobs.