GIS Technician
City of Casa Grande - Casa Grande, AZ

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Under general supervision, performs responsible technical duties in providing the collection and compilation and maintenance of spatial data and providing output graphic data to users.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Operates computer workstation to update maps and spatial datasets
  • Maintains and updates databases using GIS software
  • Ensures data normalization between various databases
  • Conducts research, in the field and in the office, to resolve conflicting information and ensure the accuracy of geographic data; with an emphasis on address datasets
  • Creates maps and spatial datasets using GIS software
  • Participates in filling map and digital data requests from the public and other departments
  • Assists in the education and promotion of GIS to current and potential users
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required

Minimum Requirements:

Education and Experience:
  • Associates degree or equivalent course work at a technical or vocational school in geographic information systems, civil engineering or closely relate field, OR two years of technical experience in working with geographic information systems; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Necessary Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Knowledge of GIS software developed by ESRI, Google or AutoDesk
  • Knowledge of database software such as Microsoft Access, SQL Server or Oracle
  • Knowledge of spatial analysis and related GIS concepts
  • Knowledge of symbols and terminology used in civil engineering or architecture
  • Skill in reading maps, plans and drawings such as plats or as-builts
  • Skill in researching public records pertinent to GIS
  • Skill in determining, calculating, tabulating or summarizing spatial data
  • Skill in working under pressure of deadlines, maintaining a professional demeanor during stressful situations, and establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with employees, officials, other agencies and the general public
  • Skill in making reports and keeping records
  • Basic knowledge of SQL
  • Basic knowledge of Python or ESRI ModelBuilder

Supplemental Information:
  • Valid State of Arizona Driver ’s License

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