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GIS Support Specialist

West Palm Beach, FL, USA
Salary: $51,007 Annually
Department: Information Systems Services
Location: 301 N. Olive Ave., WPB
Hours: 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday - Friday

Performs specialized technical work in the analysis of topology, graphic features and databases of a geographic information system (GIS) and is involved with the coordination and development of GIS projects within a department. Performs all modules or GIS software applications. Prepares GIS strategic plans; determines GIS needs for divisions within a department; coordinating GIS activities with County-Wide GIS. Prepares request for proposal documents for contract GIS work. Provides support for all GIS projects within the department and coordinates of construction or renovation projects throughout the County requiring ISS Network Services support. Work is performed with independent judgment under general supervision and is reviewed for accuracy, technical knowledge demonstrated and achievement of desired results in completing GIS applications. The work is evaluated based on quality of results obtained, conferences, feedback from customers and reports.
The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and participation in the Florida Retirement System.
Bachelor's Degree in Geography, Geographic Information Systems, Computer Science, Surveying/Mapping and Engineering or related field; minimum of one (1) year of experience utilizing GIS software applications.
1. Related Masterís Degree
2. Associateís Degree OR an unrelated Bachelorís Degree and three (3) years of related experience.
3. Graduation from high school or an equivalent recognized certification and five (5) years of related experience.
PREFERENCE FOR EXPERIENCE WITH: Oracle Spatial, ArcGIS, ArcPad, ArcSDE, TOAD, SQL*Plus, PL/SQL, Feature Manipulation Engine (FME), Visual Studio, Crystal Reports, MS Office (must specify on application).
Visit for job description and to apply online. May submit scannable application/resume with any Veteranís Preference documentation to Palm Beach County Human Resources, 100 Australian Avenue #300, West Palm Beach, Florida 33406 Info 561/616-6888 Fax 561/616-6893 (No e-mail applications/resumes accepted). Applications/resumes must include Job ID number, and will be accepted no later than 5:00 p.m. on August 24, 2018. EO/AA M/F/D/V (DFWP), Drug Free Work Place; All employees of Palm Beach County may be required to work before, during and/or after a natural or man-made disaster or hurricane.

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Palm Beach County
100 Australian Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL, 33406 USA


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