Chesterfield County Virginia
You will love working at Chesterfield County and we’d love to have you join our GIS team. Chesterfield County is the fourth largest local jurisdiction in the state of Virginia, Chesterfield has received awards and recognitions for innovative business solutions, openness and transparency, and embracing new technology and methods. Chesterfield County is adjacent to the City of Richmond, the state capital, and is known for its great outdoor activities, affordable housing, great entertainment, and agreeable weather.
The IST GIS Team:
There are many departments and teams in Chesterfield County government using GIS. The Information Systems Technology (IST) Department has a GIS team that is an important geospatial resource for all the departments, employees, and county residents. We maintain authoritative databases, facilitate collaboration between departments, offer leadership on data and mapping standards, develop advanced analysis, and offer enhanced capabilities to the county government.
IST GIS Analyst Role:
The IST GIS Analyst, Senior GIS Analyst, or Lead GIS Analyst will work in the Information Systems Technology department under the direction of the GIS Manager/Architect. The title and role of this opening will be flexible and be tailored to match the qualifications, experience, and career outlook of the candidate. The current IST GIS Team includes several GIS Analysts, Specialists and Developers. The team works closely as partners with other internal technology teams, partner groups throughout the county government and with outside partners and vendors. Perform other work as required. (Must maintain personal mobile technology as a condition of employment.)
Pre-employment drug testing, FBI criminal background check and education/degree verification required. This position is subject to working in high security areas governed by the US Department of Justice’s “Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Security Policy” and therefore requires successfully passing a more stringent criminal background check.
This position is a part of an approved Career Development Plan (CDP) and offers career progression opportunities and salary incentives, as funding permits, based on performance, qualifications, and experience.
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