- Type:Full Time
- Salary/Pay Rate:full range: $41,139-$65,822
- Posted Date:06/15/2017
Dare County Information Technology is accepting applications for a full-time GIS Specialist. This position performs technical level tasks in support of the development, programming, and operation of the Geographical Information Systems for the County. This position will be responsible for organizing, analyzing, and performing various tasks related to GIS, including programming, operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of the GIS systems in the County, creating maps, files, and databases, and supporting county departments and the public with various GIS-related tasks. This position will assist with GIS projects as assigned and will work in the field and the office. Work requires analytical and problem solving skill, attention to detail, ability to meet deadlines, and knowledge of GIS concepts, knowledge and experience working with Geospatial Data and GIS software programs, systems, and standards. Strong ability to communicate and work as part of a team is required. Preferred skills include the ability to work and/or code with the following: ESRI software, QGIS, PostGres, PHP, CSS, Java Script, jQuery, HTML, and various other systems including plotters and printers. Experience operating GPS and GPR (Ground Penetrating Radar) systems is preferred. Education and Experience requirements: Graduation from a two year college and three years of experience in GIS is required. Four year degree in GIS or related field and industry certifications preferred. Valid driver’s license, pre-employment drug testing, and background check required. Dare County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Submit County of Dare application to: Dare County Human Resources, PO Box 1000, 954 Marshall Collins Drive, Manteo NC 27954. (252) 475-5820 fax: (252) 475-5819.