Job Title : GIS Tech
Job ID : 217075
Location : City of Plano - All Others
Full/Part Time : Full-Time
Regular/Temporary : Regular
Hourly Salary Range : Minimum - $19.057500
•This is the journey-level classification in the GIS Technician series that follows diversified procedures and implements processes to accomplish end results, within guidelines. Immediate supervision is available upon request. This class is distinguished from GIS Technician, Senior in that the latter is a higher-level class in the series that performs more complex technical, investigative, and supervisory duties requiring a higher level of knowledge and skill.
•Updates and maintains various GIS layers and databases, including the City's street, parcel, centerline, subdivision and utility data, using GIS-ArcMap software by interpreting information from new subdivision plats, tax rolls, and as-built civil engineering plans.
•Creates and maintains documentation for GIS layers applications and procedures.
•Performs quality control review for assigned GIS data layers.
•Prepares maps/data required from various GIS layers as directed.
•Assist customers in the mapping area as required.
•Updating, maintaining, and testing of the City’s Imaging Retrieval System for engineering record drawings.
•Assists with maintaining various printers and plotters as directed.
•Performs other duties as assigned.
•The incumbent interprets engineering construction plans and various digital data for GIS-ArcMap use, and develops and maintains documentation for the adding, converting and maintenance of GIS data.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
•GIS-ArcMap software; basic civil engineering principles and methods; computers and peripheral equipment.
•Communicating effectively both verbally and in writing; designing and drawing computer graphic illustrations and presentations; using computer and peripheral equipment; documenting technical information.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
•Associate’s degree in Computer Science, GIS, or related field.
•One (1) year of experience with GIS Arc-Map software; One (1) year of experience in civil engineering.
Any work related experience resulting in acceptable proficiency levels in the above Minimum Qualifications is an acceptable substitute for the above specified education and experience requirements
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
•Texas Class C driver’s license.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING CONDITIONS:
•This is primarily an office classification although standing in work areas and walking between work areas may be required. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter, and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate standard office equipment; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. Positions in this classification occasionally bend, stoop, kneel, reach, push, and pull drawers open and closed to retrieve and file information. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects weighing up to 25 pounds.
•Employees work in an office environment with moderate noise levels, controlled temperature conditions, and no direct exposure to hazardous physical substances. Employees may interact with upset staff and/or public and private representatives in interpreting and enforcing departmental policies and procedures.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills which may be required. The position also requires meeting the essential requirements of the Physical Demands and Working Conditions, with or without reasonable accommodation.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Equal Opportunity Employer - EOE/M/F/V/D
Open positions are subject to close without notice.
Ricky D. Lindley
Mapping / Information Supervisor
1520 K Avenue, 2nd Floor
Suite 250, Plano, Texas 75074