Job Detail

Organization: City of Gillette
Title: GIS Technician
Location: Gillette, WY USA

Posted: 2021-12-13
Application Deadline:

Position Description:


Position: GIS Technician
Division/Dept.: IT/Finance
Job Code: GS32
Range of Pay: 17
Hiring Range: $25.70 to $30.00/Hour
Benefits: Yes
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Employment Status: Full Time

JOB SUMMARY

This position performs specialized duties in support of the development and maintenance of geographic information system (GIS) databases and related applications.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Web Development – Configure ‘off-the-shelf’ web maps and web applications.
ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS Enterprise – Share and manage web services, web maps and web applications in AGOL and GIS for Portal as per City of Gillette, GIS standards.
Collaboration - Have knowledge of the working of different divisions in a City entity.
Begin to provide mentoring and training on GIS information to other department staff.
Data Management – Collect, organize and maintain accurate locations and details about assets and resources. Provide data collection via different tools including GPS and ESRI field apps.

KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED BY THE POSITION

• Knowledge of current GIS software and hardware.
• Knowledge of GIS concepts and methodology.
• Knowledge of versioned SDE database.
• Knowledge of data editing principles.
• Skill in interpreting drawings, maps, plats, legal documents, and surveys.
• Skill in the production of maps, web maps and other GIS products.
• Skill in prioritizing and planning.
• Excellent customer service, troubleshooting, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
• Skill in operating computers and job-related software programs.
• Skill in oral and written communication.

SUPERVISORY CONTROLS

The Information Technology Manager assigns work in terms of general instructions. The supervisor spot-checks completed work for compliance with procedures, accuracy, and the nature and propriety of the final results.

GUIDELINES

Guidelines include ESRI best practices and department and city policies and procedures. These guidelines require judgment, selection, and interpretation in application.

COMPLEXITY/SCOPE OF WORK

• The work consists of varied specialized duties. The need for accuracy and the need to coordinate activities with a variety of users contribute to the complexity of the position.
• The purpose of this position is to provide specialized support for GIS data development and maintenance operations. Successful performance helps ensure the accuracy of GIS information.

CONTACTS

• Contacts are typically with coworkers, other city employees, and members of the general public.
• Contacts are typically to exchange information, identify problems, resolve problems, and provide services.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS/ WORK ENVIRONMENT

• The work is typically performed while sitting at a desk or table. The employee occasionally lifts light objects and must distinguish between shades of color.
• The work is typically performed in an office or outdoors, occasionally in cold or inclement weather.

SUPERVISORY AND MANAGEMENT RESPONSIBILITY

None

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

• An undergraduate degree in GIS studies, geography, or related fields OR an equivalent two years’ experience.


HOW TO APPLY:
Complete the required City of Gillette application AND IT Personal History Statement, which is available on the City website at www.gillettewy.gov/employ

Application Deadline: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

Pre-Employment Drug Screening Conducted. Equal Opportunity Employer


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