GIS Technician (Job Number:311381)
JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: Candidate will create and update geospatial data using ArcGIS using geospatial and metadata standards for U.S. Navy projects. He/She will work under close supervision of project leaders and perform routine GIS data development tasks in a team environment. Tasking also includes Global Positioning System (GPS) data acquisition and other field data collection and verification duties.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree in Geography, GIS, or a related field/equivalent discipline and one (1) year of experience using ArcGIS software and GIS data development is required. High school diploma or GED and five (5) years of experience may be substituted in lieu of the degree requirement. Must possess excellent communication skills, be creative and detail oriented, able to multi-task and have the ability to work in a team environment.
SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT: Ability to obtain a DoD Secret clearance is required. Candidate selected will be subject to a Government background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
- Use of GPS for data acquisition, performing geospatial analysis, and maintaining data in an enterprise environment is a plus.
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Job Posting: Aug 23, 2012, 9:21:59 AM
Primary Location: United States-MD-CALIFORNIA
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Shift: Day Job
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