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GIS Analyst

Fort Pierce, FL, USA
Job Summary
MAJOR FUNCTION: Position is in the GIS Division of the Planning & Development Services Department. This Division provides data collection, mapping, land use planning and GIS support for Departments under the St. Lucie Board of County Commissioners. This position provides primary support to the Public Works Department. This position reports to the GIS Manager.

Essential Job Functions
KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES, AND SKILLS NEEDED TO PERFORM THE ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION:

Knowledge:

Knowledge of standard statistical principals, methods, and research techniques.
Knowledge of computer automated mapping, geographic data collection methods and automated data management systems.
Knowledge of Microsoft Windows operating systems, Microsoft SQL Server databases, ESRI Product Suite (ArcMap, ArcSDE, ArcGIS Server, ArcGIS Pro). Knowledge of public safety/emergency management principles and practices.
Familiar with Computer Aided Dispatch systems and the rules/regulations.

Abilities:

Ability to deal effectively with the public and present information in a clear and concise fashion.
Ability to work well under pressure with fixed deadlines.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with members of the Department and other agencies.
Ability to communicate concisely, orally, and in technical writing.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Performs data collection, database development and mapping design work.
Conducts these functions in the development and support of the County's geographic information system (GIS).
Creates maps, reports, and GIS data sets on computer automated mapping and database management systems for research, decision support and presentation purposes.
Updates, maintains, and ensures the accuracy of digital data tables, graphics, and GIS data sets.
Provides technical assistance to County personnel and handles customer service requests.
Maintains confidential records and correspondence.
Performs related work as requested or assigned.

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL SKILLS: Use of hands and fingers with dexterity. Good vision and hearing. Periodic walking and standing. Ability to lift occasionally 30 pounds. Ability to operate a county vehicle. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITION REQUIREMENTS: Work both outside and inside the office. Work inside an office for extended periods and in the field with dust, heat, excessive noise, and physically dangerous areas during construction operations.

ENVIRONMENTAL PHYSICAL SKILLS: Ability to tolerate variable weather conditions.

WORK HAZARDS: Occasional field visits to undeveloped, agricultural areas and areas under development, with attendant hazards.

SAFETY EQUIPMENT USED OR NEEDED: Possible safety equipment (i.e.: hard hat and safety vest etc.) while inspecting County projects.

Qualifications
EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, GIS, Planning, or a closely related field. A comparable amount of training or experience may be substituted for the minimum educational qualifications on a year for year basis.

EXPERIENCE: At least two (2) years of experience in relational database development, GIS analysis and application operation is required. Experience with javascript/HTML 5 application development on an ESRI ArcGIS platform is desired. A comparable amount of training or experience may be substituted for the minimum qualifications.

LICENSE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION: Valid Florida’s Driver’s License and must maintain a good driving record.

Additional Information
Pay Grade 21

Driving Position – Operating County vehicles and/or equipment is a primary function of this position.

PRE-EMPLOYMENT SCREENING: This position requires a physical, drug testing, driver's license verification and level 1 background screening.

Agency
St. Lucie County Board of County Commissioners
2300 Virginia Avenue
Fort Pierce, Florida, 34982

Website
http://www.stlucieco.org/employment/

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St. Lucie County Florida
2300 Virginia Ave
FL, 34982 USA

  

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