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Organization: Berkeley County Government
Title: GIS Developer
Location: Moncks Corner, SC
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2017-09-22

Position Description:

Berkeley County Government

JOB OPENING – INTERNAL POSTING

GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS DEVELOPER (PS101596)
DEP ARTMENT : GIS

JOB SUMMARY/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: The GIS Developer is responsible for Berkeley County Water and Sanitation’s overall GIS functions and provides GIS support in the daily maintenance and presentation of geographic data. Perform complex edits on new and existing water and sewer assets, utilizing raw CAD files (as-builts), GPS field work and general ArcGIS Geodatabase queries and maintenance. Provide GIS analysis, geoprocessing and complex mapping support to include editing existing and creating new maps using the ArcGIS 10.x suite of software. Performs ArcGIS Geodatabase maintenance, and related GIS quality assurance, quality control practices and procedures. Creates, maintains, tests and improves BCWS ArcGIS Server services and applications. Provides GIS technical support for new and existing GIS users. Maintains GIS software, including installation, upgrades and patches for staff. Coordinate technical GIS projects with outside systems, vendors and county staff. Create standard system products and cartographic presentations of GIS themes for staff. Contributes to the maintenance of the CMMS and EAM. Perform other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s Degree in geography, GIS or related field and five (5) years related experience with GIS/GPS concepts and applications; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Experience with ArcGIS 10.x, GPS, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Windows 10.

Extensive knowledge or experience with ArcGIS Geodatabase, ArcMap Advanced for Desktop, ArcMap extensions, CAD files, ArcGIS Server, ArcGIS Web Mapping API’s and ArcGIS Online.

Knowledge or experience with Python, HTML, JavaScript, Visual Basic, Microsoft SQL, Flex and Cityworks preferred.

Ability to interpret complex information and troubleshoot hardware, software, and network issues with strong problem solving skills.

Excellent oral and written communications skills are required.

Must be able to work autonomously, organized, detail oriented, and multi-tasking.

Departmental testing may be administered during interview.

A criminal background check will be completed on selected applicant if a current one (less than 3 years old) is not on file.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; and use hands to handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls. The employee is frequently required to sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk and hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to forty (40) pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

SAFETY INFORMATION/DUTIES:
Attends all required safety training, follows safety policies and procedures and uses appropriate PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) for assigned tasks.

HOURS OF WORK:
This position is classified as non-exempt and reports directly to the GIS Director. Thirty-seven and one half (37.5) hours per week. Normal office hours are Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. with the ability to work after hours when necessary. Scheduled hours/days and location subject to change. May be required to work extra hours and to perform extra or different duties during emergency situations.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please login to your Employee Online (EO) account to apply online. You can access EO via BIC or through our external website www.berkeleycountysc.gov under the “Employees” tab and select the “Employee Online” link. For any questions, please contact Human Resources at 843-719-4163. Computers are available in the Berkeley County Administration building and the Libraries to apply online.

GIS Developer – Grade: 122
Entry Level Bi-Weekly Pay Range: $1953.81 - $2246.88

BERKELEY COUNTY GOVERNMENT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND DOES NOT DISCRIMINATE ON THE BASIS OF RACE, RELIGION, COLOR, SEX, AGE, NATIONAL ORIGIN OR DISABILITY.

All employees of Berkeley County Government are employed on an at-will basis which means that the employee may discontinue the employment relationship at any time, with or without notice or cause, and that Berkeley County Government may discontinue the employment relationship on the same grounds.

APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED FOLLOWING THE CLOSING DATE.