GIS Specialist 2

State of Montana

Missoula, Montana

Salary Details See Job Description


To be the nation's most citizen oriented, efficiently administered, state tax agency.             

The Montana Department of Revenue administers almost 40 state taxes, property appraisals, liquor laws, and unclaimed property for the state of Montana. The Property Assessment Division manages Montana’s property tax laws, including the valuation of all taxable property for property tax purposes.


The incumbent performs a variety of duties assigned by management. Duties include maintaining and enhancing the cadastral mapping system and GIS-related data and applications for use in ownership determination, parcel identification, valuation and assessment, and assessment processes and providing technical support to users in the use of GIS applications and data. The position does not supervise other staff.

To be considered for any DOR position, applicants must complete and submit their application online, and upload any required documents. Successful applicants are required to successfully pass DOR tax and background check(s). DOR is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

***This is an incomplete list of job duties. For a complete job description please contact Human Resources. (dorhr@mt.gov or 406-444-9858)

(All computer systems and tax guidelines will be trained on the job.)

Requires the successful completion of a background check and state tax compliance status check. 


The minimum level needed on the first day of work is

  • Bachelor’s degree in cartography, geography, computer science, GIS, mathematics, or closely related field, and
  • One year of job-related experience using GIS software applications and programs.
  • Other combinations of education and experience will be evaluated on an individual basis. 


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Category GIS Coordinator, GIS Technician