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Program Manager - GIS

San Marcos, CA, USA
The City of San Marcos is currently recruiting for a Program Manager to oversee the citywide Geographic Information System Program in the Development Services Department.

The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) division manages the City’s geospatial and cartographic information. GIS provides a variety of services including data capture, geospatial management, analysis, and management of numerous data sets. The GIS division works with all departments providing them with dynamic service delivery as well as providing easy to use resources to the general public.
The ideal candidate will have the ability to or experience managing, organizing, developing, modifying, and implementing GIS data as well as the ability to manage a GIS division through thoughtful and well organized strategic planning.

Your Day-to-Day:

The GIS Program Manager is the head of the GIS division and responsible for all day-to-day operations of GIS. The Program Manager is the resource for expertise in GIS and provides the standard of practice for the City’s GIS program. The Program Manager will help to keep public safety programs running, asset inventories up to date, and implement a new vision for the City’s GIS program.

Public Service
Serving the public is paramount to all that we do at City of San Marcos. We are driven by the more than 95,000 residents who count on us every day. Our GIS Program Manager must be responsive, tactful, collaborative, and accountable to our community and customers. This includes working with our residents and other stakeholder groups to deliver projects that make a difference.
Historically one of the fastest growing cities in San Diego County, this is an exciting time to be a part of the City of San Marcos. San Marcos is purposefully shaping its emerging community, and as the GIS Program Manager, you will help guide that legacy.

The Right Perks
Earn a competitive salary
Our 9/80 work week means you'll have every other Friday off
Gain generous health benefits (all medical premiums employer paid at 90%)
Enjoy ample time off (13 paid holidays, 96 hours of sick leave, 80 hours of vacation leave)
Participate in the CalPERS retirement system (Classic members 2% @ 55, PEPRA members 2% @ 62) and Social Security
Enhance your career taking advantage of our Tuition Reimbursement Program, up to $1,500 per fiscal year, which can also be used for student loan payments

GIS Program Manager Summary Description:
Under administrative direction, assists in planning, directing, managing, and overseeing the activities and operation of assigned division and department; oversees the day-to-day management of assigned divisions, functions and services of assigned program areas; coordinates assigned activities with other divisions, departments, and outside agencies; may represent the assigned Department in the absence of the Department Director; and provides highly responsible and complex administrative support for the assigned Department.

Recruitment Timeline:
Applications accepted through: 5:30pm, October 11, 2021
Outside panel interview for invited applicants: Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Second Interview with department personnel: Week of October 25, 2021

Apply online here

City of San Marcos
1 Civic Center Drive
San Marcos, CA, 92069 USA


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