[UW-GIS-L] Gresham GIS Analyst opening (fwd)
Robert A Norheim
norheim at u.washington.edu
Fri Jul 25 14:00:31 PDT 2008
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Recruitment #: 09-07
>From $50,292.00 to $64,224.00 Annually
Closing Date: 8/8/2008
Supplemental Questionnaire Required with Application
The City of Gresham is seeking an exceptional GIS Analyst to join the
Maps and Data Services Program.
The GIS Analyst is a technical lead in a team that creates, maintains
and utilizes GIS in support of City-wide activities. Under limited
supervision, the GIS Analyst coordinates and implements mapping and
analysis projects. Other duties include developing and documenting
standard protocols, custom systems and task automation tools in a
collaborative environment; creating charts, reports and presentations;
providing technical assistance and training to City-wide staff and
conducting quality review of maps and data products. This position
serves as a liaison to various City Departments and as a representative
of the City in the region.
Bachelor's degree and three years of experience working with mapping and
spatial analysis and using computer software applications that include
ESRI products and Microsoft Office. Familiarity with any of the
following is desirable: Scripting/programming, ESRI's ModelBuilder,
mobile mapping, remote sensing, relational database management systems
(RDBMS), CAD, surveying, statistical analysis, engineering drawings and
public works infrastructure. The successful candidate will be required
to exercise analytical and problem-solving skills as well as demonstrate
the ability to lead work teams to meet project goals and objectives.
Must have excellent oral and written communication skills and customer
An evaluation of all application materials will be conducted to
determine the candidates that will be invited to an Oral Board
interview. If you wish modification of this process in order to
accommodate a disability, please make your request in writing at time of
application. All employment offers are contingent upon successful
completion of a criminal background check.
Please download an application at www.ci.gresham.or.us or obtain a
packet from Human Resources, 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham OR 97030,
(503) 618-2676. Applications must be received on paper at Human
Resources by the closing date. E-MAILED APPLICATIONS ARE NOT ACCEPTED.
Please answer the following questions:
1. Describe your experience developing or working with information and
data relevant to local government activities, such as parcel and tax
lot, land use and zoning, infrastructure, demographics, and natural
resources. Please include the software applications you have used in
2. Briefly discuss your philosophy about communication and building work
relationships in a technical field such as GIS. What are your strengths
in a multidisciplinary environment, what challenges do you face, and how
do you address them?
The City of Gresham is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer
--women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
If you have questions or comments regarding this page, please contact:
Julie Leicht ( Julie.Leicht at ci.gresham.or.us ), or call (503) 618-2676.
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