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Organization: City of Fort Myers Florida
Title: GIS Analyst - IT
Location: Fort Myers, FL USA
Application Deadline: 2018-08-22
Posted: 2018-08-09

Position Description:


Under general direction of a designated supervisor the incumbent performs advanced technical and professional level work in planning, analyzing, and designing methods and procedures for the development of new or modifications of existing Geographic Information System (GIS) data, products and applications. This job has no supervisory responsibilities.


Knowledge and skill in automating and maintaining geographic datasets using ESRI GIS software and skill in operating related peripherals such as GPS hardware and large format plotters.
Knowledge of, and ability to create, complex queries using the SQL & Python query language.
Skill in data extraction
Skill in written, verbal, electronic, and visual communications for effective expression and clarity
Skill in critical thinking, analysis and problem-solving, specifically related to data quality and GIS processes
Skill in organization, prioritization, and time management
Ability to speak and document clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.
Ability to operate necessary equipment, including computer, six line telephone, copy machine, facsimile machine
Ability to use GIS system to digitize, store, maintain and retrieve both cartographic and database data, knowledge of mapping, surveying and construction terminology.

Minimum Requirements
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year College or university with major course work in GIS, Geography, Government Administration, Computer Science, Planning, Engineering or related field. Progressive experience as a GIS Analyst may be substituted for the degree on a year by year basis.
Three (3) years' experience of progressively responsible experience in the field of GIS
Must possess a valid Florida Driver's License with an acceptable driving record.

GISP certification preferred
Certified training on GIS software such as ArcMap, ArcGIS Online, and ArcServer preferred.