Geographic Information Systems Technician II

San Bernardino County

San Bernardino, California

San Bernardino County is recruiting for a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician II who will utilize the Esri GIS platform to create and maintain a wide variety of maps, data and geospatial information products. The incumbent will assist in developing customer map and/or geospatial data product requirements, use Esri’s ArcMap and/or ArcGIS Pro map production tools to compose and generate a wide variety of geospatial products; perform GIS data analysis in order to respond to information requests; digitizing and editing geospatial data, maintaining existing geospatial products, and digitizing overlay material; collecting, encoding, and integrating geographic data into the GIS and/or related data management systems; performing quality control on encoded data; reviewing output for accuracy; and developing and reviewing quality checks on GIS products.  

A vacancy currently exists in the Assessor-Recorder-Clerk's Office. The resulting eligible list may be used to fill vacancies throughout the County as they occur.
For a more comprehensive listing of job duties for this classification, please refer to the Geographic Information Systems Technician II job description.

**Salary increases contingent upon Property Related Revenue and/or statewide Realignment Sales Tax Collections performance. 

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Pre-Employment Process: Applicants must successfully pass a background check and a job-related physical exam, including a drug test, prior to employment.
Travel: Travel throughout the County may be required. A valid California Class C driver's license and automobile insurance must be produced at the time of hire and maintained.
Sponsorship: Please note San Bernardino County is not able to consider candidates who will require visa sponsorship at the time of application or in the future.     

Minimum Requirements
Applicants must meet ONE of the qualifying options listed below:

OPTION 1: Two (2) years of experience compiling and preparing a broad spectrum of geospatial data and data visualization products, which includes one (1) year utilizing Esri’s desktop (ArcMap or ArcGIS Pro) products and/or ArcGIS Online.

OPTION 2: Thirty (30) semester (45 quarter) units of completed college coursework in geographic information systems, GIScience, geography, cartography, drafting, surveying, or information technology which includes at least twelve (12) semester or eighteen (18) quarter units in GIS software and theory or a closely related field -OR- completion of a GIS certificate program from an accredited institution.  
One (1) year of experience compiling and preparing a broad spectrum of geospatial data and data visualization products, which includes the utilization of Esri’s desktop (ArcMap or ArcGIS Pro) products and/or ArcGIS Online.

A list of related coursework must be submitted with the application if no degree has been conferred.

Desired Qualifications
You might be a great fit for this position if you have:

  • Strong professional experience utilizing Esri’s GIS platform, especially desktop applications ArcMap and/or ArcGIS Pro and familiarity with ArcGIS Online
  • Professional experience working for a public agency, or supporting projects for public agencies.


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Category GIS Technician