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Organization: Planet Forward (bstith@theplanetforward.com)
Title: GIS Technician
Location: Cincinnati, OH
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2018-03-19

Position Description:

Job Description:
GIS Technologist I support 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 Technologist I 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.

Duties & Responsibilities:
Applies technical expertise in the identification, analysis and resolution of problems in area of expertise.
Ensures accomplishment of business goals and objectives through effective time and work management.
Beginning level of knowledge in understanding and interpreting complex design drawings, property plats, maps, and other related information as necessary to post data in the Company GIS system.
Generates and maintains GIS-generated operations maps.
Conducts GIS and related studies.
Strives to continually improve job-related, technical and professional knowledge, skills and performance.
Performs work of a higher classification when preparing for advancement
Develops positive working relationships to effectively coordinate work activities.
Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills.
Maintains accurate records and files.
Supports the company's goals and represents the company positively and professionally.

Required Minimum Qualifications:
Associate Degree in GIS (or equivalent), or 4+ years equivalent industry experience without a degree.
Good written and oral communication skills