Organization: Watchtower Consulting
Title: GIS Technician
Location: Raleigh, NC
GIS Technician supports the operation and maintenance of the company GIS application by maintaining, reporting, and posting work or by gathering data to be input by others. GIS Technician is the first level of the classification series, and incumbents at this level are expected to work independently, or as part of a team, under close-to-moderate supervision, and to develop to advance their skills. Minimum Education Requirement: Must have completed 30 semester hours in a Geography or GIS program at an accredited college or university OR Associate Degree from an accredited college or university, be enrolled in a GIS certification program at an accredited college or university recognized by the Company, with at least two classes completed, and obtain GIS certificate within two years. In lieu of a degree need 2 years of relevant work experience.
**Candidates that have experience with GIS applications in an Electric utility environment will be given highest consideration.
**Experience with Smallworld GIS is also highly desirable.