GIS Technician

Stafford County

Stafford County, Virginia

Performs technical work converting geographic information to digital data. Does related work as required. Work is performed under regular supervision.

The hiring salary range for this position is from $23.60/hour to $31.86/hour based on experience.
The full salary range for this position is $23.60/hour to $40.12/hour to provide opportunity for growth and development. 

Examples of Duties

  • Develops and implements solutions to problems involving geographic data and products; 
  • Prepares and maintains files and records;
  • Performs quality control measures on our base layers (addresses, streets, and structures);
  • Researches and resolves conflicting data problems;
  • Performs routine daily work, such as land records management, creation, and maintenance of geographic data sets, research, and mapping;
  • Delineates building footprints and streets;
  • Creates addresses through the Stafford County asset management system;
  • Provides maps/apps and quantitative analysis for citizens and all county departments.
  • Prepares and maintains files and records;
  • Performs related task as required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of principles and concepts of Geographic Information System (GIS);
  • General knowledge of computer software and hardware;
  • Ability to use personal computer, office equipment, and related software;
  • Ability to effectively communicate ideas both vocally and in writing;
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates, government officials, and the general public.

Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree in Geography with emphasis on Geographic Information Systems OR an Environmental, Planning, or closely-related degree w/GIS Certificate is required. 

Working experience in the following software is preferred: 

ArcPro, ArcGIS, ArcGIS Online and/or Enterprise, ArcGIS Field Maps/Collector, Microsoft Office (Word/Excel), Adobe Acrobat


https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/stafford/jobs/4527043/gis-technician-00971 Stafford County

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Category GIS Technician