JOB OPPORTUNITY
FULL TIME WITH BENEFITS
$43,066 – 46,377 Entry Salary Range

GIS Specialist
(Geographical Information Systems)
Planning and Zoning

This position is responsible for developing, administering, managing and updating GIS databases, web mapping applications, and maps for the County’s Planning and Zoning Department. In addition this position assists with the preparing of maps and data for various Planning and Zoning projects, such as land use. This position will be required to make various presentations regarding GIS databases and maps. This position will be responsible for assisting other County Departments in their GIS needs, maintaining custom departmental GIS web applications as well as providing technical assistance.

Minimum Qualifications
Education: Graduation from an accredited four year college/university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Geography, Land Use Planning, Computer Science or related field.

Experience: Experience and/or training involving database management and design and experience in the field of GIS including the use of ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Server, ESRI Spatial Analyst, ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Online, Open Source GIS programs and GPS units. Preferably, applicant would be familiar working independently and be self-efficient.

Technical proficiency with GIS systems, web programming and scripting experience is preferred.

A completed County application and resume must be sent to Human Resources at 501 Court Lane, Cambridge, MD 21613. The preferred date for receipt is September 16, 2019, however, the position will remain open until filled. Applications can be downloaded at www.dorchestercountymd.com

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