$52,000 - $78,000
We're looking for a Mapping Technologist to manage mapping information and development of our Geographic Information Systems. The perfect candidate will be knowledgeable in (GIS) creation, data input, mapping, & maintenance of the GIS applications such as computer mapping, database development, programming, and support systems for use on a GIS database.
They will provide project leadership and support City departments both in the office and on field assignments, train end users on the system, prep and publish maps online, and be on the lookout for new mapping platforms.
*These are the minimum qualifications necessary by law to be considered for this position. If you do not have the needed experience or equivalent experience required for this role, kindly consider applying for another position with us.
Graduation from a regionally accredited or NYS registered college or one accredited by the NYS Board of Regents to grant degrees with a Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in Planning, GIS, Surveying or Computer Science OR
Graduation from a regionally accredited or NYS registered college or one accredited by the NYS Board of Regents to grant degrees with an Associate’s degree in Planning, GIS, Surveying or Computer Science + two (2) years of full-time paid experience (or it’s part-time equivalent) working with Geographic Information Systems; OR
Graduation from high school, or possession of a high school equivalency diploma, and four (4) years of full-time paid experience (or it’s part-time equivalent) working with Geographic Information Systems.
Must have completed credited coursework in Geographic Information Systems or Cartography
Good knowledge of automated mapping standards and systems, such as using GIS and CAD tools for the production of high accuracy base maps;
Working knowledge of open source mapping technologies; Working knowledge of relational databases such as MS-SQL and MySQL;
Familiarity with ArcGIS
Ability to prepare and analyze data in a wide variety of digital formats
A valid NYS Driver’s License at the time of hire
Role may require use of personal vehicle for transportation
Able to work on weekend and holidays if needed