Job Detail

Organization: Sarasota County Government
Title: GIS Analyst
Location: Sarasota, FL

Posted: 2021-05-19
Application Deadline:

Position Description:

Department: Enterprise Information Technology

About Our Job
Technical position performing progressively broad GIS assignments. Assists and supports GIS professionals with larger and more complex GIS projects. Primarily supports the following customer group(s) but may assist with any group - Stormwater and Field Services.

Job Description:
Create, update and maintain GIS data.
Create maps (paper, electronic and web maps) and field collection apps (when appropriate) using county standard templates and best practices for cartography and labeling.
Perform GIS analysis utilizing a combination of spatial and tabular data.
Provide input for GIS layer creation and maintenance process.
Document all processes used in maintaining data or regularly scheduled projects.
Present status updates to senior staff.
Apply knowledge of GIS theory/concepts to propose and develop GIS solutions addressing customer needs.
Develop and maintain skills as necessary to keep current with GIS technology and professional best practices.
Utilize work order management technologies and processes to ensure effective GIS service delivery.

About You
Minimum Qualifications: Minimum of 5 years of documented and proven GIS experience. OR 2-Year Degree in related field and three (3) years of documented and proven GIS experience. OR Bachelorís Degree (4-Year) in geography, geomatics, GIS or related field and one-year of documented and proven GIS experience. OR Masterís Degree (2-Year) in geography, geomatics, GIS or related field. NOTE: One-year of college may substitute for one-year of experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Cartographic experience including symbolization and labeling preferred. Surveying experience is highly desirable. Professional certification is desirable. Proficient in updating and maintaining GIS data layers using versioning in a SDE database.

Job Competencies: Some ability and knowledge around project management and managing projects is desirable. Knowledge of potable water, wastewater, and stormwater infrastructure.

About Everything Else
Pay: $20.21 Ė $27.64



Enjoy great benefits including Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability, Flexible Spending Accounts, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Florida Retirement System (FRS) and many, many more!
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Utilize our award-winning wellness program including free gyms and classes at multiple Sarasota County Government locations.
Enjoy 11 paid holidays, 3 personal days and 16 paid vacation days in the first year of full-time employment with increasing accrual rates with years of service. (That adds up to a possible 30 days off in your 1st year!)​​

Sarasota County Government is a Tobacco Free/Drug Free Workplace

Sarasota County Government promotes diversity and inclusion in its workforce and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender identification or expression, genetic information, religion, national origin, marital status, age or disability. A job applicant with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to participate in the application/selection process is requested to make known the need for an accommodation to Human Resources or appropriate county staff members. For assistance with the application, please call 941-861-5353.

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