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GIS Analyst

Category: Other
Description:
THE CITY OF SHELBY IS SEEKING QUALIFIED APPLICANTS FOR A GIS ANALYST. THE GIS ANALYST PERFORMS COMPLEX TECHNICAL AND ANALYTICAL GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS TASK INCLUDING: DESIGNS AND GENERATES GIS MAPS, MAP TEMPLATES, GEODATABASES, GIS WEB SERVICES, TABLES, AND REPORTS; CREATES, UPDATES, EDITS, MANIPULATES, AND HELPS TO MAINTAIN THE CITY’S GEOSPATIAL DATA SETS; PERFORMS ANALYSIS AND GEOPROCESSING OF SPATIAL DATA; PERFORMS DATA SEARCHES AND RETRIALS; ANALYZES SPATIAL DATA FOR GEOGRAPHIC STATISTICS; HANDLES THE ACQUISITION AND DISTRIBUTION OF SPATIAL DATA WITHIN THE GIS, IN ADDITION TO QA/QC OF INCOMING/OUTGOING DATA; IMPLEMENTS COMPLEX GEOSPATIAL PROJECTS AND INITIATIVES; CREATES AND MAINTAINS METADATA AND BEST PRACTICES TO SUPPORT GIS SYSTEMS AND SPATIAL DATA; ASSISTS IN SUPPORTING AND MAINTAINING THE CITY’S WEB MAPPING APPLICATIONS AND GIS WEB SERVICES; ANALYZES, TROUBLESHOOTS, AND RESOLVES GIS ISSUES; PROVIDES GUIDANCE, TRAINING, AND TECHNICAL SUPPORT REGARDING THE GIS SYSTEM; MAKES PRESENTATIONS; PROVIDES DATA TO ARCHITECTS, ENGINEERS, DEVELOPERS, CONTRACTORS, AND OWNERS; AND COLLECTS FIELD DATA USING GPS. QUALIFIED APPLICANT MUST HAVE A BACHELOR’S DEGREE WITH MAJOR COURSE WORK IN GEOGRAPHY, GIS, COMPUTER SCIENCE OR RELATED FIELD WITH CONSIDERABLE EXPERIENCE IN MUNICIPAL, COUNTY, OR REGIONAL GIS SYSTEMS. MUST HAVE A THOROUGH KNOWLEDGE OF: THE DESIGN, DEVELOPMENT, AND SUPPORT OF GIS APPLICATIONS; GEOSPATIAL DATABASES; ESRI’S ARCGIS DESKTOP 10.3/ ARCGIS PRO 2.4 OR HIGHER; GEODATABASE STRUCTURE; RELATIONAL DATABASE CONCEPTS; ARCGIS SERVER AND GIS WEB SERVICES; AND PYTHON SCRIPTING AND MODELBUILDER. SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE MUST BE ABLE TO: ANALYZE AND COMPILE INFORMATION INTO REPORTS, MAPS, AND OTHER RELATED MATERIALS; PRESENT INFORMATION CLEARLY AND CONCISELY; DEMONSTRATE STRONG ORAL AND WRITTEN COMMUNICATION SKILLS; HANDLE MULTIPLE PROJECTS SIMULTANEOUSLY; AND INTERPRET VARIOUS RULES AND REGULATIONS. POSSESSION OF A NC DRIVER'S LICENSE REQUIRED AND GISP (GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS PROFESSIONAL) CERTIFICATION IS PREFERRED. THE CITY OF SHELBY OFFERS EXCELLENT BENEFITS INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO HEALTH & DENTAL INSURANCE, 401K CONTRIBUTION, AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT RETIREMENT SYSTEM PARTICIPATION.
Employer: City of Shelby
Expires: 12/22/2019
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